Gambling News 07th March, 2012

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VIRGIN GAMING AND MAZOOMA PARTNER ON PAYMENTS

07th March, 2012 at 13:01:13
US non-gambling gamers will benefit from new payment solution

US users of Virgin Gaming's non-gambling gaming platform, where members can compete with one another for cash prizes, have a new financial option following the announcement that the company has partnered up with Mazooma for online bank transfer payments.

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SPORTECH TURNS IN POSITIVE RESULTS

07th March, 2012 at 13:01:13
Diversification paying off

Pool and tote betting organisation Sportech presented its preliminary results for the year ended December 31, 2011 - showing pleasing progress on the road towards a return to profit.

Full Story: Sportech Turns In Positive Results »

LIGHTING STRIKES TWICE IN THIS HOUSEHOLD

07th March, 2012 at 13:01:13
Couple hit substantial online slot jackpots

The Australia-based Casino Rewards Group reports a streak of luck with a woman and her partner both hitting large online jackpots within three months of each other.

Full Story: Lighting Strikes Twice In This Household »

BETFAIR LAUNCHES FIRST EVER MOBILE CASINO GAMES

07th March, 2012 at 13:01:13
Four new casino games in initial offering

Online betting exchange Betfair Mobile has launched casino games through its mobile channel for the first time.

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32RED DOUBLES PRE-TAX PROFITS

07th March, 2012 at 08:33:59
Expansion into Italian market as firm eyes other opportunities

Online casino operator 32Red Plc announced its preliminary results for the year ended December 31 2011, reporting record net gaming revenues and a doubled pre-tax profit, primarily attributed to revenues derived from its casino arm.

Full Story: 32red Doubles Pre-tax Profits »

BODOG UK HEAD OF CASINO HIRE

07th March, 2012 at 08:33:59
Former Betfair Head of Casino tasked with overhaul

Bodog UK has appointed Adam Jose ph in the position Head of Casino, tasked to drive, revolutionise, develop and implement the casino strategy for the company.

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NEW SPORTING INDEX IN-HOUSE MOBILE PLATFORM

07th March, 2012 at 08:33:59
HTML5 web application to enhance mobile experience

Sporting Index has followed up the launch of a suite of cloud-based trading tools with the announcement of a new in-house developed mobile spread betting platform.

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NEW ONLINE CASINO DEAL FOR ARISTOCRAT

07th March, 2012 at 01:18:10
Australian gambling supplier to supply an online casino to AN Ohio racetrack casino

In its second move into online gambling in a week, the Australian gambling content supplier Aristocrat has revealed that it has agreed to provide its nLive online virtual casino to Scioto Downs Casino and Racetrack in Ohio, initially for the free-to-play application. Aristocrat already supply games to Bet365 and via an exclusive deal with Game Account to supply Mecca Games and Money Gaming with popular slots.

Full Story: New Online Casino Deal For Aristocrat »

INDIAN LEADERS REPEAT WARNING ON LEGALISED ONLINE GAMBLING (Update)

07th March, 2012 at 01:18:10
Tribal spokesmen use iGaming North America to stress that their collaboration is essential

The iGaming North America conference in San Francisco continued to generate mainstream media headlines Tuesday, this time from Indian leaders commenting on the legalisation of online gambling in the United States.

Full Story: Indian Leaders Repeat Warning On Legalised Online Gambling (update) »

BIG SPENDING BANKER CONVICTED (Update)

07th March, 2012 at 01:18:10
R. Allen Stanford was a high rolling financial boss linked with internet gambling operators

Two years ago the online gambling news sites often featured the big-spending and high profile activities on an Antiguan-based billionaire banker named R. Allen Stanford, who was reportedly linked to several online gambling operators.

Full Story: Big Spending Banker Convicted (update) »