Italy’s Watchdog Stamps Out 400 Broker Sites in 2 Years

The Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB) has shut down four new websites in an ongoing clampdown against firms it accuses of illegally promoting trading products in the country. The Itali...

Italian Banca Generali To Launch Crypto Services In 2021

Italian Banca Generali to launch crypto services in 2021. Major Italian private bank, Banca Generali, aims to launch cryptocurrency services in 2021. According to a December 15 statement, Banca Generali has e...

Playson Enhances Italian Position With Blox Limited

Playson enhances Italian position with Blox Limited. Casino software developer Playson has confirmed a collaboration with Blox Limited, an Italian platform provider. The agreement allows the brand, which is p...

iGaming Declines As Lockdown Eases in Italy

After reporting its lowest figures since February in July, the online casino segment saw revenue grow marginally in August. The revenue increases by 2.0% to €94.8m. However, this still represented a 41.4% yea...

Revolut Extends Open Banking Service, Launches in Italy

UK challenger bank Revolut has expanded its Open Banking service to another European country, with the company announcing today that it has launched the service in Italy. Via the Revolut app, users in Italy ...

Italian Bookmakers With Unpaid Tax Duties Face Shut Down

Italian bookmakers with unpaid tax duties face shut down. Marcello Minenna, the newly appointed Director-General of Italy's Customs and Monopolies Agency (ADM), said the Italian betting shops are refusing to ...

CONSOB Blocks Access to 7 Off-Shore Brokers

The Italian securities market regulator, locally known as the Commissione Nazionale per le Società e la Borsa (CONSOB), has announced on Friday that it ordered the black-out of seven websites illegally offeri...

Italian Banks Are Ready To Trial A Digital Euro

Italian banks are ready to trial a digital euro. ABI, comprising more than 700 Italian banking institutions, expressed its desire to help speed up the implementation of a European Central Bank (ECB)-backed di...

Betting Industry Leaders Bewildered By New Tax In Italy

Italian betting industry leaders are absolutely bewildered by the possibility of having a new tax imposed in Italy. They have criticised the parliamentary discussions for slapping a new 0.75% tax on betting a...