Gambling News 04th November, 2011

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RESPONSIBLE GAMBLING FUND TO SET UP ONLINE INFO HUB

04th November, 2011 at 16:10:04
Research and information service on problem gambling

Web development company Electric Putty has been commissioned by the UK-based Responsible Gambling Fund (RGF) to develop an online information hub that will provide easy access to research and information on problem gambling in Britain.

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UK GAMBLING COMMISSION LATEST FINDINGS

04th November, 2011 at 16:10:04
Growth in remote gambling attributable to National Lottery's increased online business

The UK Gambling Commission's quarterly gambling participation survey results were released this week. The omnibus surveys conducted by ICM Research were based on two distinctive sets of questions directed at a sample of 4 000 nationally representative respondents for each set of questions.

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MANAGEMENT APPOINTMENT AT MR GREEN

04th November, 2011 at 15:22:18
Tasked to ensure a transparent, improved information flow

Swedish-founded online casino Mr Green has announced the promotion and appointment of Mrs Stina Reutercrona to the position of Information Director for the Group.

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FRENCH MARKET REVIEW

04th November, 2011 at 15:22:18
Online gambling market review for the third quarter 2011

French regulatory body ARJEL reports that the French online gambling market has entered into a consolidation phase and provides an interesting insight into the make-up of the French betting public and breakdown of gambling sectors in its latest quarterly review.

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SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN ATTRACTION GROWS

04th November, 2011 at 07:54:52
German operators looking to capitalise on liberalised gambling law

The German state of Schleswig-Holstein's more liberal approach to internet and gambling as a whole is proving attractive to established German gambling operators it seems.

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SEVILLA FC NETS ONLINE GAMBLING SPONSORSHIP (Update)

04th November, 2011 at 07:54:52
Interapuestas takes over from 12Bet

Interwetten's Spanish-facing website Interapuestas.com has become Spanish professional football Club Sevilla FC's newest sponsor.

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WILL HILL SALE OF IRISH ESTATE (Update)

04th November, 2011 at 07:54:52
UK bookmaker to strengthen its focus on Irish online business

More details have come to light on Irish bookmaker Boylesports ' acquisition of William Hill 's Irish retail estate comprising 15 Shops (see previous report).

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LOTTOMATICA DELIVERS SOLID RESULTS

04th November, 2011 at 07:54:52
Italy proves a good investment

Lottomatica Group S.p.A. posted strong third quarter results driven primarily by its Italian operations.

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PLAYTECH DIRECTOR RESIGNS

04th November, 2011 at 05:08:59
Gibson departs to pursue other interests

Barry Gibson (59), who has been an independent non-executive director of online gambling software provider Playtech plc since March 2011, has resigned with immediate effect to pursue other business interests.

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MGM CHIEF OUTLINES ONLINE GAMBLING PLANS

04th November, 2011 at 01:56:26
Murren voices support for legalised online gambling in third quarter report

Thursday saw the CEO of US land gambling giant MGM delivering the group's third quarter 2011 results...and he had positive comments to make regarding current internet gambling legalisation moves and the company's positioning to best take advantage of developments.

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