The Incomes Of The Gambling Market Of Portugal Grow
On adjustable market of gambling, portugal marks a significant increase in revenue in the 3rd world cup and an increase in the number of online casinos.
Official data published this week by the regulatory authority serviço regulação e inspeção de jogos do turismo de portugal (srij) show that eight-free licensees of the country brought a cumulative income in the amount €38.5 million for three monhs that €nine.2 million more than for the same period last year. Also this indicator is a new market maximum.
As tax deductions to the government got €17 million, in part due to the abandonment of changing the burdensome tax regime.
Six online betting operators, according to srij, income income quarter received income in the amount of €19.4 million, which €3.1 million more compared to the same period last year, but below the level in €twenty.5 million, earned by the market in the second quarter. The tremendal influence on the earnings of betting operators was provided by the world cup.
The turnover of online betting in the third quarter amounted to a little less €90 million. Increase compared to the same period last year amounted to €13.3 million, but this figure has not changed compared to the second quarter. Soccer accounted for 78.5% of rates in the third quarter, tennis rates amounted to 16.8%.
The vertical of the online casino, to which srij calculates the only online poker operator (pokerstars), brought income in size €19.1 million. There is significant increase compared with the indicator €13.1 million, declared in the third quarter of 2017, and €16.8 million – in the second quarter of 2018.
Slots made up most of the online casino revenues (59.6%), followed by roulette (16.2%), cache playing poker (11.6%), blackjack (7.4%) and tournament poker (5, one%). Total share of poker – 16.7%.
The successes marked at the portuguese gambling market were accompanied by a slight increase in the number of new accounts – per 1 thouusand. More.
Market revenue of the ground games for the 3rd quarter amounted to €87.5 million, which is 13.6% more than in the previous year. The slot machines accounted for 82.5%, which is 1.9 points exceeding the results of the third quarter of 2017.
Recall that the gambling regulator of portugal (srij) approved a resolution resolving joint poker liquidity with other countries.