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better collective launches its esports unit acquiring hltv org for e35m

Stockholm-listed Better Collective A/S has moved to further diversify its publishing network, confirming its outright acquisition of esports player community HLTV.org for €35 million. Updating investors, Better Collective governance states that the acquisition will establish the company as one a

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ziggy switkowski steps down from tabcorp board

Australia ASX-listed gambling group Tabcorp Holdings has confirmed that non-executive director Dr Ziggy Switkowski would be stepping down from the company’s board, with his retirement effective immediately. Switkowski has held the position of non-executive director since 2006. During his tenure

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digitain enters portuguese and romanian markets

Digitain has continued its global expansion with the launch of its product offering in Portugal and Romania.  The firm received dual certifications via Gaming Associates Europe Limited, allowing the platform provider to collaborate with operators in Portugal and Romania with

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flutter backs strategy to navigate 2019 complexities

Publishing its full-year 2019 results, the governance of FTSE100 Flutter Entertainment Plc has detailed confidence in the firm’s future growth prospects after closing a year of regulatory adjustments and sustainability challenges.   Citing strong international expansions, Flutter achieved record revenues of

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four time jockey champion announced as racing post ambassador

Racing Post has expanded its media team after four-time champion jockey Richard Johnson became the company’s newest ambassador. Johnson will delegate his time to writing regular features for the paper and website every Saturday, whilst also promoting jockey welfare for

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ethics complaint sees belgium bgc leadership probed

Belgium’s ‘Centre for Integrity’ (CINT) a division serving the nation’s federal ombudsman is set to investigate the Belgium Gambling Commission (BGC), reviewing the regulatory authority’s integrity standards, policies and practices. The investigation follows an ‘internal complaint’ launched against the BGC

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jessica meech and sam moncur join rita leadership

New Zealand’s Racing Industry Transitional Authority (RITA) has strengthened its executive leadership team (ELT) after confirming the appointments of Jessica Meech and Sam Moncur. Meech will join the company’s executive team as its new General Counsel on a secondment basis,

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brazil sends football envoy to learn spanish betting safeguards

A special delegation of Brazilian politicians and football executives will travel to Spain next week to research the country’s legislative frameworks governing sports betting. The envoy will be led by Rodrigo Maia, President of Brazil’s Chamber of Duties, and Reinaldo

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bgc chooses kevin schofield as communications and digital lead

The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has strengthened its senior leadership team after confirming that Kevin Schofield has been appointed as Director of Communications and Digital. Schofield will join the BGC later this year, having accrued over 25 years experience

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andrew lyman brexit is no doom gloom scenario for gibraltar gambling

Andrew Lyman, Gambling Commissioner for the Government of Gibraltar, is confident that the British overseas territory will maintain its status as an online gambling hub to navigate Brexit business complexities. Gibraltar’s Gambling Commissioner spoke to SBC News, as PM Boris

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