Russia: number of betting shops decreased by 11% in 2018

The number of Russian betting shops decreased by 11.3% and amounted to more than 6 thousand. StarBet LLC (BingoBoom) closed the biggest number of its venues. The calculation was carried out by Betting Business Russia on the basis of the register of the Federal Tax Service (FTS).

The number of betting shops in Russia decreased by 784 and amounted to 6,130. StarBet LLC (BingoBoom BC) reduced its network by 508 shops and now operates 225 betting locations. Panorama LLC reduced the network by 356 and now has 1 betting shop. Santorin (BaltBet ) also reduced the network by 302 and now operates 486 betting shops.

The largest number betting shops was opened by Firma Stom LLC (BingoBoom). The number of its betting shops increased by 129 and amounts to 565. Bookmaker Pub LLC (1XStavka betting company) increased its network by 119, it has 866 venues. Pyatigorsk Hippodrome LLC also increased the network by 51 betting shops, the number of its venues now amounts to 87.

Andriey Nabukhotnyi

Former editor-in-chief of Ukrainian specialized magazine catalogue Entertainment Industry. Andriey is E-Play's observer of Eastern European gambling market.

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