BetMGM appoints former Penn Interactive exec. Rhea Loney as its new Chief Compliance Officer

Sports betting and digital entertainment company BetMGM announced Thursday the appointment of Rhea Loney as Chief Compliance Officer, joining the company’s executive team.  Loney will oversee BetMGM’s compliance department, including online and retail operational compliance, registration and licensing, AML and financial compliance, and responsible gaming. Adam Greenblatt, CEO of BetMGM, said:Continue Reading

Merkur Implements GiG’s Automated Compliance System

German operator Merkur struck a deal with iGaming company Gaming Innovation Group Inc. (GiG) to implement the software developer’s latest affiliate compliance tools. The partnership will provide Merkur greater flexibility as the company expands in the diverse and strictly regulated European gambling sector. Merkur Will Have Tighter Affiliate Control TheContinue Reading

Delasport Has Selected Filippo Ferri as Its New Chief Compliance Officer

Filippo Ferri has been selected to join Delasport’s leadership, becoming the iGaming software solutions provider’s new chief compliance officer. Ferri will use his experience with the gaming industry and compliance to push the company forward. Ferri Brings a Decade and a Half Worth of Experience Delasport’s new chief compliance officerContinue Reading

“The need to invest in compliance has been demonstrated with an increase in fines and regulatory settlements”

While the effects of the pandemic on the gaming industry have been widely documented from the perspective of land-based operators, which were forced to close venues for extended periods of time and struggled to maintain their businesses afloat, the ongoing COVID crisis has also seen its fair share of impactContinue Reading