2020 and beyond: Challenges and opportunities for iGaming in Asia

*By Tony Jones The digital economy of Asia is continuing to grow at an incredible rate as we enter a new decade, and one of the biggest beneficiaries of this is the e-Gaming industry.  Gambling is a traditional and important part of Asian culture, and with a growing middle-class market and an increasingly tech-savvy and outward-looking youth, the prospects for businesses catering to Asia look increasingly bright, with those who offer the highest quality products likely to benefit most.  According to Transparency Market Research, the online gambling & betting market in Asia will grow at a significant compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14 percent between 2018 and 2026. Investment opportunities Investment opportunities have become more evident in Asia as a result of e-Gaming sector growth, whether this be technological innovation in infrastructure right through to supporting running gambling operations. The recent developments in Cambodia and the PAGCOR imposed moratorium on new licensees may have...

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