Risky business: weighing up the opportunities in Asia

As operators and suppliers tread that fine line between risk and reward in potentially lucrative markets across Asia, David Bartram explores the main draws of online gaming’s most notorious grey region

When Flutter withdrew its PokerStars brand from China at the end of August, it was the latest publicly listed operator to take a step away from Asia’s lucrative online gaming market. While Flutter’s Paddy Power and Betfair brands had long taken a conservative approach to the Far East, its merger with The Stars Group (TSG)…

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