THU, 27TH APR 2017

In-Depth Analysis for the gaming industry

Online News

26th April
Tennis heads suspicious betting for ninth consecutive quarter
The sports betting integrity body, ESSA, recorded 27 cases of suspicious betting during the first quarter of 2017, with tennis accounting...
26th April
South Korea to allow online lottery purchase by 2018
The South Korean government has announced their intention to allow its citizens to buy the country's state lottery tickets online by...
26th April
Totolotek to become first regulated bookmaker in Poland to introduce virtual sports betting
Intralot’s Polish bookmaker Totolotek has partnered with Betradar to introduce virtual sports betting to Poland for the first time, after recent...
26th April
Kindred posts strong first quarter results for 2017
Updating the market, Kindred Group Plc posted a strong start to 2017 as the company benefits from record high numbers in...
25th April
Horseracing Levy reform becomes law
The UK government has confirmed that proposed reforms of Horserace Betting Levy regulations have been successfully passed into law following European...
25th April
Government enquiry outlines future Swedish gambling market
A Swedish governmental enquiry has proposed that the country’s regulated gambling firms should be allowed to offer online casino gambling to...
24th April
Philippines bans online gaming firms
Authorities in the Philippines have today banned online gaming firms from operating in any of the accredited sites across the country,...
24th April
European Commission endorses horseracing betting reform
Representatives of the European Commission have today endorsed the UK government’s plans to reform the UK Horserace Betting Levy. Under...
24th April
William Hill Director leaves after 45 years
UK- based bookmaker William Hill has confirmed in an interview with the Racing Post that its Media Relations Director, Graham Sharpe,...
24th April
Betting on Football 2017 – “The year’s premier sports betting trade event”
Gambling Insider chats to SBC’s Andy McCarron, who explains why this year’s Betting on Football Conference line up is the most...
21st April
Multilotto gets Irish remote games licence
European lottery betting operator Multilotto has been granted a remote gaming licence by the Republic of Ireland National Excise Licence Office. ...
20th April
Close vote sees Alabama's House pass daily fantasy sports bill
Alabama has moved a step closer to introducing a regulated fantasy sports market after legislation was approved by the state’s House...
20th April
Australia set to ban live sports betting ads
The Australian federal government is poised to introduce new laws as early as next week to ban gambling advertising during live...
20th April
Italy's online gambling growth in 2016 generates €1.03bn
In 2016, Italy generated €1.026bn in online gambling revenues, elevating it to the continent’s second largest market. The result has pushed...
18th April
NBA snubs US DFS providers to sign deal with PlayOn
The National Basketball Association (NBA) has agreed a deal with UK based DFS service PlayOn, snubbing US based providers FanDuel and...
18th April
IGT agrees to sell DoubleDown in $825m deal
International Game Technology (IGT) and DoubleU Games Co have today agreed an $825m deal which will see IGT sell its DoubleDown...
13th April
Ukraine to lift gambling ban
The Prime Minister of Ukraine has accepted a Ministry of Finance letter promising to re-legalise gambling by 2018, almost eight years...
13th April
New Jersey’s casinos hit a month of milestones
According to analysts at PlayNJ.com, New Jersey’s online casinos have raked in enough revenue to mark March as another record-breaking month,...
13th April
Scientific Games completes acquisition of Spicerack Media
Scientific Games corp recently announced the completion of its acquisition of the privately held mobile and social game company Spicerack Media,...
12th April
BtoBet inks agreement with Plutonbet
BtoBet is set to continue its expansion in the Latin American market by signing an agreement with PlutonBet. The Malta-based company...
11th April
2017 Grand National was officially the busiest day of the year for NYX
NYX Gaming Group, end-to-end supplier and technology provider to sports betting and gaming operators, announced today that it handled a total...
11th April
Bet365 wins big at media awards
Bet365 has won the coveted Technology and Telecoms Award for their ‘In-Play Betting’ advertising innovation, presented at the World Media Awards...
11th April
Illinois considers move to legalise DFS
Online Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) betting could become a reality for the state of Illinois following the introduction of a new...
11th April
US Department of Justice establish repayment plan for victims of Absolute Poker’s “Black Friday” fraud
The Department of Justice have recently announced that Absolute Poker is to compensate players through a claims process similar to that...
10th April
Grand National winner costs the Bookies £5m
Bookmakers are expecting a £5m payout to Scottish punters after One For Arthur won the Grand National. The outsider was the...
10th April
888 re-assessing Gibraltar operations because of potential Brexit impact
888 Holdings is currently considering alternatives to Gibraltar for its operational centre, should ‘The Rock’ be negatively affected by Brexit. ...
7th April
Sky Betting & Gaming prepares to enter German market
Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) has announced that it is preparing to enter the next phase of its international expansion entitled...
6th April
Atlantis Gaming Corporation and BetConstruct to join forces
BetConstruct announced today its newly minted partnership with Atlantis Gaming Corporation (AGC), an OTCBB gaming corporation. AGC and BetConstruct...
6th April
Bookmaker’s anti-fraud software under scrutiny
UK bookmakers will be investigated by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) after it was revealed that their websites may be downloading...
6th April
Florida House tears down the Senate’s gambling bill as negotiations begin
Although it seems like Florida is finally reaching the point when it will make a decision on gambling, the Florida House...
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