Swedish Gambling Association News

29 Mar 2023
According to the Swedish Gambling Authority, companies must now hold a gaming software permit in order to distribute content in the country.
29 Mar 2023
The permit from the Swedish Gambling Authority will allow the iGaming platform provider to supply its services in the country.
17 Feb 2023
The Swedish Gaming Authority also continues to believe that a negative equity usually means that the suitability requirement cannot be considered fulfilled.
23 Nov 2022
According to the SGA, Kindred failed in its Enhanced Due Diligence requirements and have not taken sufficient measures to assess the risk of its services being used for money laundering and terrorist financing.
2 Feb 2022
The survey found that 73% of Swedes have gambled for money in the last 12 months, an increase of 7% points compared to the 2020 survey.
4 Feb 2021
Europe’s new gaming brand is set to make its debut in Sweden after being handed its SGA license.
9 Sep 2020
The operator has been handed a license by the Swedish Gambling Authority and is now set for a mid-October launch via its own proprietary platform.
8 Jun 2020
The Ministry of Finance's proposal for placing further restrictions on the Swedish gambling market has been met by strong and unanimous criticism.
1 Apr 2020
Online gambling regulators were busy in the first quarter of 2020, issuing a total of in excess of £25 million in fines to just five online gambling operators between January and March.
18 Mar 2020
Spooniker received a sanction fee in the sum of SEK 100 million by the Swedish Gambling Authority for offering customers financial incentives which are in breach of the new gambling legislation.