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robust quarter sees igt adjust 2018 earnings forecast

New York-listed gambling technology and lottery systems provider International Game Technology PLC (IGT) has revised its full-year 2018 earnings expectations, publishing a better than anticipated Q3 2018 trading update (period ending 30 September). Updating the market, IGT governance details solid lottery

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william hill eyes digital expansion with mrg acquisition

William Hill is looking to grow its digital footprint with a cash offer to acquire online gaming group MRG for a sum equivalent to €271m. The William Hill offer is SEK69 in cash per share, for a total of SEK2,819m

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in time for lakeside bdo secures eurosport as primary broadcaster

The governance of the British Darts Organisation (BDO) has confirmed the appointment of Eurosport as its primary broadcast partner. Updating stakeholders, BDO informs that it has agreed to an extensive three-year partnership with Discovery Inc’s Eurosport channel, which has previously

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w2 3 million series a funding

W2 will expand its sales and marketing efforts after securing Series A funding to the tune of £3 million from Mercia Technologies PLC and the Development Bank of Wales. This will be used to build on an exceptional 2018 for

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hammonds give away budget triggers further nightmare for uk gambling

This afternoon, Chancellor of the Exchequer Philip Hammond delivered the UK’s ‘final budget before Brexit’, promising a ‘big give away’ for UK public services and healthcare. Prior to publishing the 2019 Budget, political commentators expected Chancellor Hammond to deliver a

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william hill announces final seven for sboty 30

FTSE bookmaker William Hill has announced the seven finalists that will compete for its 30th ‘Sports Book of the Year’ (SBOTY) award, hosted at BAFTA London on 27 November 2018. The final seven examine the sports of boxing, darts, football,

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you might as well shout at the moon hammond set to issue rgb hike

Next Week (Monday 29 October) will see all the debate come to an end as Chancellor Philip Hammond delivers the UK Budget 2018, with industry expectations firmly set to see a significant remote gaming duty (RGD) increase. Representing the third

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savvy kindred maintains its world cup momentum despite new tax pressures

Publishing its Q3 2018 trading update (period ending 30 September), Stockholm-listed online gambling firm Kindred Group Plc declares that it is confident of delivering on its full-year corporate expectations and projects. Updating investors, Kindred details that it has maintained its

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6 of the best nektans jaydeep chakravartty

This week’s 6 of the Best subject is a “real history buff” and someone whose approach to gaming is “all about relationships”. Keep reading to find out more about Nektan’s Vice President – Commercials, Jaydeep Chakravartty including his visit to Phuket and his

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sg digital adds marketing services team to gibraltar operational set up

Nasdaq-listed industry technology group, Scientific Games Corporation (SGC), has moved to bolster its SG Digital sportsbook operations team, confirming the launch of its new ‘Marketing Services’ division. Based out of Gibraltar, the Marketing Services team will support SG Digital’s fast

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