Gambling News 16th January, 2012

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UK MOBILE GAMBLING FIRM HAS U.S. AMBITIONS

16th January, 2012 at 13:15:14
Probability plc already talking to potential US partners

The reversal of the US Department of Justice's interpretation of illegal gambling under the Wire Act (see previous reports) has encouraged the UK mobile gambling technology firm Probability plc to look across the Atlantic for potential partners, a statement from the company announced Monday.

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COGETECH ONLINE GAMBLING SUBSIDIARY CHOOSES GAMEACCOUNT SKILL GAMES

16th January, 2012 at 13:15:14
Games will be supplied to IZAPlay.it

Online skill games developer and operator GameAccount Network has inked an agreement to supply skill games to Cogetech online sportsbetting and gaming subsidiary IZAPlay.it on the Italian market.

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BETFAIR PLEASED WITH ITALIAN BETTING EXCHANGE PROSPECTS

16th January, 2012 at 13:15:14
Ministerial decree has been sent to the European Commission on Italian intentions

Betfair plc appeared in bullish mood Monday, announcing that it was pleased with the news that the Italian government had advised the European Commission of its intention to license and regulate online betting exchange operations.

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TITAN SPORTS FRENCH LICENCE ABANDONED

16th January, 2012 at 13:15:14
Less than a year from its issue, Titan asks regulator to revoke due to tough tax and bad economics

Less than a year after it was granted a sports betting licence, Titan has asked the French regulator ARJEL to cancel the approval, citing tough taxes and weak market economics.

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GBP 5 MILLION ONLINE GAMBLING AD ACCOUNT GOES TO LONDON AGENCY

16th January, 2012 at 13:15:14
Gamesys awards Jackpotjoy account to Isobel

The London-based ad agency Isobel has been chosen to handle the GBP 5 million advertising account of Gamesys group's online gambling subsidiary Jackpotjoy, reports Campaignlive.

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DANISH FOOTBALL SPONSORSHIPS FOR UNIBET

16th January, 2012 at 13:15:14
3 year deals signed with F.C. KÃёbenhavn and FC Midtjylland

Unibet Affiliates has announced that the gambling group has finalised 3 year sponsorship deals with F.C. KÃёbenhavn and FC Midtjylland, currently 1st and 3rd in the Danish Superliga, making the Swedish online gaming operator the exclusive betting partner for both clubs.

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