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New innovations see Playtech BGT report ‘record breaking’ Cheltenham Festival

New Playtech Plc sports division Playtech BGT Sports (PBS), the firm’s supplier of omni-channel betting technology, has reported record-breaking shop SSBT performance during the Cheltenham Festival 2017.  Turnover was up substantially on the previous weekly records during the Festival, as customers took advantage of

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Amaya hits ‘record revenues’ despite poker being hit by currency fluctuations

Presenting its full-year 2016 results, Toronto-listed Amaya Inc was pleased to report ‘a record year of revenues’ as the company looks continues to diversify its product portfolio and increase its profile within regulated online gambling markets. Amaya governance would declare

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Christian Gruber departs as Tipico Deutschland marketing lead

Malta-based European sports betting operator, Tipico Group (Tipico) has confirmed that Deutschland Marketing Director Christian Gruber has resigned from his executive position. Updating stakeholders, Tipico governance informed that Gruber would leave the company on 15 April, to pursue ‘new career

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Australia Parliament passes amendment bill shutting down online poker & in-play services

Having today passed the ‘Gambling Amendment Bill 2016’, Australia’s federal parliament has closed a number of regulatory loopholes thus outlawing online poker and in-play sports betting. Since November 2016, the Australian Senate has been reviewing the propositions of the Amendment

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Kiron extends IVISA Argentina virtual supplier contract

Industry virtual sports provider, Kiron Interactive, has extended its operations in South America after agreeing on a six-year deal with Impresora Internacional de Valores S.A. (IVISA). The specialist virtuals provider will offer it’s fully customisable BetMan Online RGS to IVISA,

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Betsson seeks new CFO as Fredrik Rüdén departs this August

Stockholm-listed European betting & igaming group Betsson AB has confirmed the upcoming departure of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Fredrik Rüdén, set for August of this year. A long-term Betsson AB executive team leader, Rüdén has served as corporate CFO since

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Ninja Casino enters Scandinavian market with full multi-media campaign

iGaming group Global Gaming has announced that it will launch a new multi-media campaign for flagship brand Ninja Casino (www.ninjacasino.com), with coverage to be displayed on TV, radio, display and digital video verticals. The new casino brand will initially target

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iGB Affiliate announces a ‘Chef Special’ for Nordic Affiliate Conference delegates

Industry affiliate marketing news source and corporate event organiser iGB Affiliate (Clarion Gaming) has confirmed that its first-ever Nordic Affiliate Conference in Stockholm (NAC 6-7 April) will begin with a ‘networking dinner’ from one of Sweden’s most celebrated chefs. NAC

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Fortuna continues Romanian expansion with €47 million deal for Fortbet assets

Fortuna Entertainment continues its M&A expansion within the licensed Romanian gambling market. The Eastern European bookmaker confirmed this week that it was closing in on the acquisition of Fortbet Holdings gambling assets. Updating the market, Fortuna detailed that it was in

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DSWV appeal to see change in German betting regulation

The German Betting Association (DSWV) has made an appeal to the government regarding the terms of the latest Gambling Treaty Amendment. This forms a part of the lengthy and ongoing battle to reform and better regulate sports betting in Germany.

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