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sazka appoints tech guru brent hoberman as national lottery bid advisor

SAZKA Group has confirmed the appointment of Brent Hoberman (CBE) as the latest business figurehead to join its ‘UK advisory board’ providing support and guidance to Sir Keith Mills bid team competing to win the Fourth National Lottery Licence. Recognised

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genius sports files ipo statement with sec

Genius Sports Group has filed its ‘registration statement’, informing the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of its intentions to merge with special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) ‘dMY Technology Group II’ (dMY II). The SEC filing has been registered by

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gaming company founders join sbc digital india speaker line up

The speaker line-up for the SBC Digital India conference and exhibition is set to feature the founders of some of the market leaders in the country’s fast-growing real-money gaming industry. The conference agenda for the online event on 27-28 January

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howard league seeks participants for its crime problem gambling report

GamCare has called for participants to help the University of Lincoln carry out research into ‘gambling and crime’. The University is conducting research interviews of ‘participants that have committed a crime as a result of gambling’ on behalf of the

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spanish media trade union contests royal decrees discriminatory timetable

The Supreme Tribunal of Spain has accepted an appeal lodged by Spanish media trade union ‘Asociación de Medios de Información’ (AMI) challenging the amendments of Spain’s Consumer Affairs Ministry on the ‘Royal Decree of Advertising’.  Published in yesterday’s government gazette,

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fubotv advances sportsbook plans with vigtory takeover

US streaming service FuboTV has acquired sports betting and gaming firm Vigtory as part of an ambitious plan to enter the burgeoning American gambling market. The financial terms of the deal have not been fully revealed, but it has been

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racing dealt another hammer blow as dcms refuses levy review

The Daily Mail has reported that the UK racing industry has been dealt another ‘hammer blow’ after the government has refused to review the duties and timetable of the Betting levy.  The newspaper cited a letter from DCMS sports minister

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anj takes charge of frances self exclusion service

l’Autorité Nationale des Jeux (ANJ) has taken over management of France’s self-exclusion scheme, as it continues to fulfil core duties as France’s new unified gambling regulator. Previously managed by France’s Ministry of the Interior, ANJ immediately declared that it would

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casinobeats slots festival to showcase 2021s hottest new games

The first CasinoBeats Slots Festival of 2021 is set to bring together a select audience of international operators and affiliates to play the latest titles from leading games developers and emerging studios. The day-long festival on 4 February will see

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gambleaware launches targeting phase of start to regain control

Kicking off a new year, GambleAware will launch the ‘next phase’ of its marketing activity promoting the National Gambling Treatment Service. The gambling harm prevention charity will promote it’s  ‘Start to Regain Control’ campaign during the first half of 2020,

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