Gambling News 28th December, 2011

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DOJ OPINION IMPACTS NON-U.S. FIRMS (Update)

28th December, 2011 at 13:16:35
Stock prices gain from increased U.S. momentum

The positive impact of the U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) opinion on internet gambling on some American gambling company stocks (see previous report) has most likely filtered through to impact European and British stocks too which have over the past week recorded a sudden surge during a historically quieter period.

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BETFAIR VOIDS IN-RUNNING BETS

28th December, 2011 at 13:16:35
Apologises for a poor customer and betting experience

A technical glitch during racing at Leopardstown this week forced online betting exchange Betfair to suspend the market pending an investigation that resulted in the firm voiding all bets on the event.

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GAMBLING STOCK RISE ON BACK OF DOJ OPINION (Update)

28th December, 2011 at 04:41:53
Stake holders begin to react to DOJ's quiet announcement

The surprise clarification delivered by the U.S. Department of Justice on its position on internet gambling late last week (see previous report) has sent share prices on some prominent gambling operators and suppliers on the up this week.

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TOMBOLA LAUNCHES INTO ITALIAN MARKET

28th December, 2011 at 04:41:53
Italian version of popular UK bingo site

UK Bingo site Tombola.co.uk has launched an AAMS-licenced version of its online bingo site for Italian players on Tombola.it.

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