Gambling News 12th September, 2011

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IMSC BREAKS ONE MILLION REGISTERED PLAYERS CEILING

12th September, 2011 at 14:34:26
Growth achieved in two years using the simplicity of SMS

A relatively new mobile sportsbook International Mobile Sportsbook Company S.L. (IMSC) this week made some interesting claims regarding the growth of its player base, attributing the interest to its fundamental approach to betting.

Full Story: Imsc Breaks One Million Registered Players Ceiling »

CCJ ADDS ITS VOICE TO FRENCH ONLINE TAX REFORM PROPOSAL (Update)

12th September, 2011 at 14:34:26
Pressure mounts for a realistic tax on online gambling

The momentum for a more reasonable tax regime in France continued to build this week with the Government-established advisory committee Comité Consultatif des Jeux (CCJ) adding its voice in favour of an online gambling tax based on gross gaming revenue as opposed to the current system.

Full Story: Ccj Adds Its Voice To French Online Tax Reform Proposal (update) »

DIGITAL GAMING VENTURE FORMED BY CASHCADE FOUNDERS (Update)

12th September, 2011 at 10:02:14
Supported by Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment

A new digital gaming venture capital fund formed by Cashcade co-founders Simon Collins and Patrick Southon will be supported by Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment PLC.

Full Story: Digital Gaming Venture Formed By Cashcade Founders (update) »

ACQUISITION OR RE-BRAND AT U.S.-FACING ONLINE SPORTSBOOK?

12th September, 2011 at 04:13:22
Mystery surrounds the origins of GTBets.com

The closure of online gambling sites VIP Sportsbook, BetGameDay.com and Nine.com (see previous reports) appears to have been the genesis for a new, and US-friendly, internet sportsbook and casino branded GTBets.com.

Full Story: Acquisition Or Re-brand At U.s.-facing Online Sportsbook? »