Gambling News 09th September, 2011

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GENTING OPERATES NEW PRIZE DRAW WEBSITE GAMES AND BINGO

09th September, 2011 at 08:41:56
U.S.-based company targets UK market

Di gital "play and win" entertainment and multi-channel marketer, Publishers Clearing House (PCH), headquartered in Port Washington, NY, has launched its offering in the United Kingdom at PCHPrizes.co.uk with games and bingo operated by Alderney-licenced Gentingcasino.com.

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PLAY N GO APPLIES FOR ALDERNEY LICENCE

09th September, 2011 at 08:41:56
Mobile developer's application for licence gazetted

Swedish-based mobile gaming developer Play'n Go's August 2011 Alderney licence application was gazetted this week.

Full Story: Play N Go Applies For Alderney Licence »

PARI MUTUEL URBAIN EXPANDS MOBILE SERVICE

09th September, 2011 at 08:41:56
Sound business sense on the back of a 250 percent growth in mobile business

Former French state gambling monopoly Pari-Mutuel Urbain (PMU) has expanded and upgraded its mobile offering to include Android, Apple and Bada (Samsung) on the back of exceptional growth of 250 percent in its mobile business during 2010.

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BETFAIR UNDER FIRE

09th September, 2011 at 08:41:56
Investors organisation and horseracing authority tackling Betfair issues

UK investors organisation, The Association of British Insurers, has set an "amber-top" alert to shareholders in online betting exchange Betfair.

Full Story: Betfair Under Fire »

ITALY'S GAMBLING NUMBERS CONTINUE TO RISE

09th September, 2011 at 05:31:15
Total gambling wagers rose 21.45 percent in the first seven months of 2011

Reporting on the latest stats from Italian gambling regulator AAMS, the Reuters news agency records that Italy's total gaming wagers rose 21.45 percent in the first seven months of 2011 to Euros 41.9 billion ($58.9 billion) compared to the same period in 2010.

Full Story: Italy's Gambling Numbers Continue To Rise »

BOOLABUS ACQUIRED BY BETGENIUS

09th September, 2011 at 05:31:15
Commercial cooperation leads to closer ties

Betgenius Ltd, a provider of software solutions to the global sportsbetting industry, has announced the acquisition for an undisclosed consideration of user experience and front-end specialist, Boolabus.

Full Story: Boolabus Acquired By Betgenius »

BELARUS INTERNET GAMBLING SOFTWARE PROVIDER UPGRADES PRODUCT

09th September, 2011 at 05:31:15
Update features advanced functionality, improved administration management, casino integration with third-party services and general settings.

The Isle of Man office of Belarus online gambling software provider Viaden Gaming has released a new software upgrade featuring advanced functionality alongside improved administration area management usability, casino integration with third-party services and general settings.

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BETSAFE PRICE RISES FOLLOWING ACHIEVEMENT OF PERFORMANCE TARGETS

09th September, 2011 at 05:31:15
Betsson sweetens acquisition price by Euro 15 million

Online gambling group Betsafe has boosted its acquisition price in the Betsson deal (see previous reports) by meeting important performance targets.

Full Story: Betsafe Price Rises Following Achievement Of Performance Targets »

BALLY EYES LAND CASINO REMOTE GAMBLING

09th September, 2011 at 05:31:15
Top mobile execs hired

Online casino games and solutions supplier Bally Technologies Incorporated has indicated its interest in the mobile 'on premises' land gambling market by announced the appointment of Aron Ezra to the post of mobile vice-president, and Keith Michel has as mobile technology director.

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