Gambling Regulation and Inspection Service of Portugal (SRIJ) has claimed on the revenue acquired from the iGaming sector in the third quarter of 2021. The regulator printed the info in the regional monetary news.

From July to September 2021, €114.2 million was gathered from iGaming activities in Portugal. It is 35.5% (or €30 million) a lot more than on the net gambling income from the same interval in 2020. However, on line GGR has decreased by 8.6% (or €10.8 million), when compared to the next quarter of 2021.

At the identical time, the land-based mostly casino sector continued to extend and generated €49.2 million in the third quarter of 2021. The earnings is 60.9% (or €18.6 million) larger than the offline on line casino income from the Q3 2021

The decrease in online athletics betting led to a lower in Q3 GGR

According to the SRIJ, the fall in the iGaming profits is a result of low sporting activities betting GGR, which is down by 26.9% from the Q2 2021 stage. At the very same time, the income from on the web game titles of possibility have increased by 12.8%.

iGaming sector

GGR in Q3 2021

GGR in Q2 2021

GGR in Q3 2020

Sports activities betting

€49.3m

€67.5m

€42.5m

On line game titles of possibility

€64.8m

€57.5m

 

Complete GGR

€114.2m

€124.9m

€84.2m

Main updates in the Portuguese iGaming sector

In other online gambling news, the Portuguese industry has grown due to the fact Q2 2021. In the third quarter of 2021, 162.3k new gamers registered at on-line casinos or sportsbooks. Self-exclusion rates have also noticed a quarter-on-quarter expansion, with 100.8k buyers having a split from gambling in Q3.

SRIJ has also recently introduced a new kind of gambling license. As of November 2021, the authority accepts applications from the crash game vendors.

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