TUE, 28TH FEB 2017

In-Depth Analysis for the gaming industry

Industry News

27th February
Tax avoidance case hits Ladbrokes with £71m penalty
This weekend, business news sources reported that Ladbrokes has lost an appeal over a tax avoidance case. After judges ruled against...
27th February
Mor Weizer exclusive: "Playtech is determined to maintain its position"
How would you summarise Playtech’s results for 2016? What is your reaction to them? The main take away from these...
27th February
Easy Payment Gateway and BetVictor announce partnership
Easy Payment Gateway and BetVictor have announced a partnership that will see the provider assist BetVictor’s online payment gateway going forward....
23rd February
Kindred acquires smaller UK rival 32Red
The Swedish online gaming company, formerly known as Unibet, Kindred Group has reached an agreement to acquire its smaller UK rival....
22nd February
Pinnacle exits Polish market prior to regulatory changes
Online sports betting operator Pinnacle has announced its withdrawal from the Polish sports betting market ahead of the country’s induction...
21st February
Cherry announces surging growth as Holmgren named CEO
Stockholm-headquartered Cherry AB has announced an increase in group revenue of 109% in its full-year results for 2016, climbing to 1,102.4...
21st February
Blueprint Gaming signs with Gamesys
Blueprint Gaming has signed a content agreement with Gamesys, giving the operator full access to its slots portfolio. The...
20th February
BetVictor removes services from Russia
Gibraltar-based independent bookmaker BetVictor recently sent a customer communication informing players of its decision to suspend service, transactions and wagers from...
16th February
NetEnt record sales pushed by mobile gaming in Q4
NetEnt has announced that its full year sales for 2016 increased by 28.5% to a record £130.8m. The company’s operating profit...
15th February
Catena Media set to acquire Slotsia.com
Catena Media recently announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire the Swedish-focused casino affiliate Slotsia.com and its related assets. ...
14th February
Kindred Group reaches all-time high in the fourth quarter
Stockholm-listed sports betting operator Kindred Group Plc has announced in its year end report that its annual sales from gross winnings...
13th February
Playtech enters strategic partnership with Featurespace
Gaming content and software developer Platyech has confirmed that it will be entering a strategic partnership with behavioural and machine learning...
10th February
NYX renews agreement with Evoke Gaming
NYX Gaming Group Limited has signed a deal to continue and develop its affiliation with Evoke Gaming. According to...
9th February
Betway becomes Grand National partner
Independent bookmaker, Betway has signed a seven-figure three-year deal with Aintree Racecourse to become the official betting partner of this year’s...
6th February
BtoBet undergoes leadership reshuffle
Kostandina Zafirovska has been appointed as the new CEO of BtoBet, while Alessandro Fried will adopt the new position of Chairman...
6th February
Kenny Alexander exclusive: "We are confident in GVC’s continued growth and resilience"
Kenny Alexander, CEO of GVC Holdings, sits down with Gambling Insider to discuss the details of the company’s latest Trading Update,...
3rd February
FIFA deals with Sportradar in a bid to strengthen global football integrity programme
FIFA has concluded an agreement with Sportradar Integrity Services that will provide world football’s governing body with a full suite of...
3rd February
William Hill upgraded by Morgan Stanley
Morgan Stanley has adopted a more positive outlook on William Hill PLC following a series of betting shop visits by its...
2nd February
UK expansion continues as Betsson acquires NetPlay TV
Stockholm-listed European sports betting operator Betsson AB has confirmed the acquisition of London AIM-listed interactive gaming operator NetPlay TV, continuing its...
1st February
New Jersey steps closer to regulating DFS
New Jersey has taken a step closer to legalising daily fantasy sports (DFS) after a state Assembly committee cleared a bill...
31st January
ECommPay appoints Paul Marcantonio as Head of UK and Western Europe
Payments service provider, ECommPay has announced the appointment of e-payments industry insider, Paul Marcantonio, as Head of UK and Western Europe. ...
30th January
DraftKings awarded Malta Skill Games License
Daily fantasy sports giant DraftKing has just secured a new gaming licence from the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), under a Skill...
30th January
Event: 7th Annual European Online Gaming Forum
When: 6th February 2017Where: Grange City Hotel, LondonTime:8:00-17:00Registration:Register and pay by February 5 at a fee of £1,045...
30th January
Yggdrasil secures direct integration partnership with William Hill
Malta-based Yggdrasil Gaming has agreed a direct integration with William Hill in the latest coup for the supplier’s fast-growing Gibraltar operations. ...
27th January
Chinese New Year set to boost Macau’s revenues
Investors are becoming more positive about Macau following a two-year slump in the world's biggest gambling hub. Operators are predicting to...
27th January
ActiveWins collaborates with Fred Done at LAC 2017
Betfred founder, Fred Done, will be making an exclusive appearance at the ActiveWins stand during this year’s London Affiliate Conference, one...
25th January
Hawaii senator introduces online gambling bill
Hawaii senator, Will Espero, has recently filed bill number SB677, which would legalise online poker in the state. In the...
25th January
Boylesports looking to expand Irish store network
Irish operator Boylesports is looking to add up to 40 betting shops to its network of stores in the Republic of...
25th January
Betway boosts UK racing sponsorship portfolio
Betway has extended its support to Newmarket and Haydocck by signing deals with Jockey Club Racecourses, Arena Racing Company (ARC) and...
24th January
Tabcorp’s Sun Bets is a platform towards global expansion
Whilst UK-based companies have swamped the Australian market, Tabcorp now wants to play the UK bookies at their own game. Australian...
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