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big weekend delivers on record breaking cricket tennis markets

A weekend which saw four high profile sporting events take center stage has come to an end, with the Wimbledon and the Cricket World Cup final’s stealing the limelight.  Novak Djokovic fought through Wimbledon’s longest final in history to defeat

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lexisnexis industry compliance pros see complacency as biggest aml threat

Global business and legal research agency LexisNexis Risk Solutions has published a new study on gambling compliance attitudes towards money-laundering, titled – ‘On the Frontline: The UK’s Fight Against Money Laundering’  The research conducted by ‘Economist Intelligence Unit’, underlines that industry

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bos webinar series continues with luckbox breaking the esports betting barrier

SBC’s fortnightly ‘Betting on Sports webinar series‘ continues on Wednesday 24 July 2019 with ‘Luckbox – Breaking the Esports Betting Barrier’, an exclusive in-depth look at the development and launch of the new esports betting platform. As a start-up aiming

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sg digital launches next level scorecards match hq

Delivering new ‘player first engagements’ and dynamics across its sportsbook network, SG Digital the interactive arm of Nasdaq-listed Scientific Games Corporation (SGC) has launched new live score product – ‘Match HQ’. Branded as a new vertical of SG Digital’s ‘OpenSports’

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bookmakers set to cash in on one of the best weekends of sport

There is set to be a spike in wagered stakes across the betting industry, as a quartet of major sporting events hit UK screens on the weekend.  With the Wimbledon finals, Cricket World Cup Final, Newmarket Festival and Formula 1’s

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epic forms safer gambling education programme with bsa schools

Gambling harm minimisation consultancy EPIC Risk Management (EPIC) will advise the UK’s Boarding Schools Association (BSA), developing a series of high impact gambling awareness seminars for BSA member schools. The BSA extends its arrangement with EPIC, who over the past

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sportium delivers on andalusian racing upgrade

Sportium the Spanish market joint-venture of Ladbrokes and Grupo Cirsa has announced a new dawn for Andalusian racing opening its new wagering property at the ‘Gran Hipódromo Dos Hermanas’ racetrack. Last November Sportium announced that it has secured an exclusive

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kindred drops spanish market pursuit

Stockholm-listed Kindred Group Plc has this morning confirmed that it will not pursue its licensing application for the regulated Spanish online gambling market. The European online gambling group details that it had begun its DGOJ licensing application process in December

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international drive sees digitain open uk regional office

Bolstering its commercial capacity, industry omni-channel systems provider Digitain has confirmed the opening of a new UK regional office in Sheffield.   Recently appointed Head of International Business Development, Simon Westbury will head up the Sheffield hub, which will provide

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gig suspends swedish sportsbooks over lack of clarity in regulations

Online gambling firm Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has allegedly halted its sportsbook operations for its proprietary Rizk and Guts brands across Sweden, citing the country’s regulatory framework as the main reason. As reported on igamingbusiness, GiG has argued that the

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