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Staffan Lindgren appointed Chairman of the AMGO iGaming Board of Directors

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The AMGO iGaming Board of Directors was recently extended with two industry veterans as Staffan Lindgren and Temur Mikeladze. Both was woted into the board at the EGM held in April 2019 in Stockholm.

On the first board meeting with the newly established board, Stafan Lindgren was elected as Chairman of the Board.

Staffan Lindgren has been a pioneer in the iGaming industry for a decade and have founded several companies that have established themselves as market leading technology suppliers. He has a profound experience when it comes to making these companies public and have listed companies on the Toronto Stock Exchange and the Exchange in Stockholm. Staffan also holds several Board positions and have completed numerouss M&A’s, so it is a highly experienced capacity that will spearhead AMGO iGaming in the future.

Nicolas Fleiderman, Group CEO of AMGO says: “Staffan is an obvious choise for Chairman of the board. He has a life-long experience in this industry and have build up iGaming companies from the ground. AMGO can draw from his extensive knowledge on a strategic and operational level. His mindset as a entrepreneur also fits the DNA of our company, so I am really excited about the opportunity to work close with Staffan moving forward”.

The board of directors will be joined in Stockholm in June as the next EGM will be held at the 27th of June.

Staffan Lindgren, Chairman of the AMGO Board states: “This is an amazing challenge and I personally look forward to the journey that is just started. It is always an hounor, when industry peers ask you to be the Chaiman of the Board and I will do my best to develop and grow the company. The foundation is in place and with the latest M&A’s that AMGO are engaged in, I foresee a positive future”.


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New Jersey Governor Signs Bill which Allow Golden Nugget to Take NBA Bets

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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has signed a bill which allows the Atlantic City’s Golden Nugget casino to accept bets on most National Basketball Association (NBA) games.

Tilman Fertitta, a billionaire from Texas, is the owner Golden Nugget casino. He also owns the NBA’s Houston Rockets team. When New Jersey lawmakers legalised sports betting last year, a provision in the law banned team owners from placing or accepting bets on any games involving their sport.

“We’re grateful, and appreciative that people eventually realized this was an overreaction. It allows us to compete,” Steve Scheinthal, general counsel for the Golden Nugget’s parent company, Houston-based Landry’s Inc., said.

The ban on all NBA bets cut badly into the Golden Nugget’s New Jersey sports betting business. A gambler wanting to place bets on football at the Golden Nugget had to go somewhere else to bet on basketball, making it much less likely he or she would visit the Golden Nugget at all for sports betting.

“It was like going into a boxing ring with one arm tied behind your back. You just can’t compete that way. It gave everyone a year’s head start on us,” Scheinthal said.

 


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ESA Expresses Discontent with Recommendation of the UK’s DCMS to Regulate Loot Boxes Under Gambling Act

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Entertainment Software Association (ESA) has expressed discontent with the recommendation of the UK’s Department of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport to regulate loot boxes under the Gambling laws.

Following an investigation on loot boxes, the UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport’s (DCMS) parliamentary committee termed loot boxes as gambling and called for immediate measures to protect the children by regulating them under gambling laws.

In a statement, the ESA said that they take seriously the issues raised in the UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee report but strongly disagree with its findings.

“As demonstrated by the recent announcement of policies regarding the disclosure of the relative rarity or probability of obtaining virtual items in paid loot boxes, as well as the robust parental controls that empower parents to control in-game purchases, the video game industry is a leader in partnering with parents and players to create enjoyable video game experiences.”


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Kentucky AG Andy Beshear Reveals Plan for Casinos, Sports Betting Across State

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Andy Beshear, the Democratic candidate of Kentucky gubernatorial election, has unveiled his plan to expand gaming and bring casinos, sports betting, fantasy sports and potentially online poker into the Bluegrass State.

Beshear, the state’s current Attorney General, faces Republican incumbent Gov. Matt Bevin in the November general election. Bevin has spoken out against gaming, especially as an option to increase funding for public pensions.

Beshear’s plan resembles what Illinois officials pushed through in their state earlier this year. While Illinois already had casino gaming, the new law expands the number of casino licenses available and allows sports betting across the state. Illinois plans to use the revenue stream to shore up the state’s infrastructure and fund pensions.

Kentucky is one of the 10 states in the US without a commercial or tribal casino. The border states of Kentucky such as Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio have casinos or racinos located just across the Ohio River near major population centres in Kentucky. Beshear said that the state loses out on $500 million in tax revenue annually to its neighbouring states.


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