Gambling News 08th November, 2011

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BLUE SQUARE RENEWS SPONSORSHIP OF RACING WINTER CARNIVAL

08th November, 2011 at 14:07:43
New agreement covers all flat meetings, including second running of the successful Blue Square Sprint Series

Online sports betting operator Blue Square has announced that it has renewed its sponsorship of Arena Leisure's Winter Carnival, which covers all flat racing meetings at Lingfield, Southwell and Wolverhampton in January and February next year.

Full Story: Blue Square Renews Sponsorship Of Racing Winter Carnival »

NEW LOBBY FOR ONLINE CASINO

08th November, 2011 at 14:07:43
32Red upgrades with more player facilities

Online gambling operator 32Red Casino has launched a brand new multi-window casino lobby in a new upgrade which enhances game play by allowing players to run online casino games in their own separate windows.

Full Story: New Lobby For Online Casino »

CHANGE AT THE HELM FOR MOBILE GAMBLING TECHNOLOGY FIRM

08th November, 2011 at 14:07:43
Founder Marcus Wakeham has departed Mfuse

Mfuse founder Marcus Wakeham has joined the chief-executives-on-the-move industry trend, departing the mobile gambling technology company a month ago to open a London consultancy.

Full Story: Change At The Helm For Mobile Gambling Technology Firm »

SLOVAKIA WITHDRAWS ONLINE GAMBLING PROPOSAL

08th November, 2011 at 14:07:43
Little support for Finance Ministry's draft amendment

A controversial proposal initiated by Slovakia's Finance Ministry in September of this year, that would have seen internet service providers forced to block unlicenced internet gambling operators from offering services to Slovakian residents, has been withdrawn.

Full Story: Slovakia Withdraws Online Gambling Proposal »

TIPP24 EXCEEDS ANNUAL TARGET WITH A QUARTER TO GO

08th November, 2011 at 08:55:18
Another bumper quarter for German gaming firm

Germany-based gaming firm Tipp24, parent company of ventura24.es, giochi24.it, mylotto24.co.uk, tipp24.com and games platform tipp24games.de, delivered a strong performance in its quarter 3, 2011 results announced this week.

Full Story: Tipp24 Exceeds Annual Target With A Quarter To Go »

ATLANTIC LOTTERY INVESTIGATES OTHER REVENUE STREAMS

08th November, 2011 at 08:55:18
Corporation seeks to better understand interactive television and its potential offering

The Canadian Crown corporation, Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC), is investigating alternative revenue streams with a research request on the viability of an interactive television wagering service in a bid to augment already declining revenues, reports a Winnipeg media publication.

Full Story: Atlantic Lottery Investigates Other Revenue Streams »

LET US COMPETE, SAY AUSSIE ONLINE GAMBLING FIRMS

08th November, 2011 at 01:48:43
Major internet betting companies claim government regulations inhibit competition with offshore rivals and are ineffective in protecting players

Top internet betting companies in Australia have complained that the country's online betting laws prevent them from effectively competing with rivals operating from offshore, and have called for a more realistic approach to regulation.

Full Story: Let Us Compete, Say Aussie Online Gambling Firms »

STRONG GROWTH IN ONLINE CASINO ENHANCES BWIN.PARTY THIRD QUARTER

08th November, 2011 at 01:48:43
Sell-off of Ongame should be completed by year-end

Bwin.party digital's Q3 2011 results have been released, showing strong growth in online casino, new games for Italy and improved performance from poker operations, thanks to less competition due to Full Tilt Poker's troubles.

Full Story: Strong Growth In Online Casino Enhances Bwin.party Third Quarter »