ANJ renews operator licences, approves new permit

first_imgAddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to FacebookFacebookShare to TwitterTwitter 16th September 2020 | By Aaron Noy Topics: Legal & compliance Regulation For the three months to 30 June, revenue declined to €323m (£294m/$382m), with ANJ putting this primarily down to the impact of novel coronavirus (Covid-19). France’s gambling regulator L’Autorité nationale des jeux (ANJ) has approved the renewal of a number of operator licences in the country, and also issued a new permit to NJJ Project Thirteen. Regions: Europe Western Europe France The ANJ said that 10 of the country’s online gambling operators were due for renewal, with their existing licences that were awarded in 2015 expiring this year. ANJ renews operator licences, approves new permit ANJ said it approved all of the licences in question, but did not disclose which operators had been up for renewal. B.E.S., Betclic, France Pari, GM Gaming, Joaonline, FDJ, Netbet, Pari Mutuel Urbain, Reel Malta, SPS Betting France, Vivaro, Winamaz and Zeturf France all hold online gambling licences in France.center_img Regulation Confirmation of the renewals and new licence comes after ANJ earlier this month revealed a 5.6% year-on-year decline in online gambling revenue for the second quarter. Subscribe to the iGaming newsletter NJJ Project Thirteen is set to take over the online horse racing and sports betting offering that was previously operated by Geny Infos under the ‘GényBet’ brand. The older licences were issued by L’Autorité de régulation des jeux en ligne (ARJEL), but since being replaced by ANJ earlier this year, the new regulatory body has taken control of the process. France’s gambling regulator L’Autorité nationale des jeux (ANJ) has approved the renewal of a number of operator licences in the country, and also issued a new permit to NJJ Project Thirteen. Meanwhile, ANJ also approved a new licence for NJJ Project Thirteen, making it the 14th online gambling licensees in the country.  Email Addresslast_img read more