Gambling News 29th June, 2012

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BCLC TO BECOME WHITE LABEL PROVIDER?

29th June, 2012 at 14:31:38
Looking to export its PlayNow system for additional revenue

An interesting article in the Vancouver Sun revealed that the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) is looking into providing its PlayNow online betting system as a White Label product.

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NEW ADDITION TO ALCHEMYBET POCKET FRUITY BRAND

29th June, 2012 at 14:31:38
Cash and Mouse joins mobile portfolio

Sheffield-based start-up AlchemyBet released its latest mobile game " Cash and Mouse " to its recently launched mobile brand "Pocket Fruity", a mobile casino slot game destination themed around the original fruit machine slot format.

Full Story: New Addition To Alchemybet Pocket Fruity Brand »

NYX INTERACTIVE OPEN GAMING SYSTEM LAUNCHED (Update)

29th June, 2012 at 09:05:24
Mass market appeal on delivering quality games

NYX Interactive announced the opening of its Open Gaming System (OGSTM) to a wider audience this week.

Full Story: Nyx Interactive Open Gaming System Launched (update) »

DELAWARE ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION BILL SIGNED INTO LAW (Update)

29th June, 2012 at 05:20:07
Gov. Jack Markell wastes no time in signing off on HB333

In a historic move that makes Delaware the first US state to legalise online gambling in a general sense (as opposed to Nevada's more focused online poker legalisation), Gov. Jack Markell signed bill HB333 into state law Thursday, one day after the Senate passed the bill (see previous reports) and just days before the end of the legislative season.

Full Story: Delaware Online Gambling Legalisation Bill Signed Into Law (update) »

ZENIZ UPGRADES SOCIAL GAMING CASINO APP

29th June, 2012 at 05:20:07
Partner United States Playing Card Company adds rewards

Zeniz, a mobile social gaming company owned in partnership by The United States Playing Card Company and digi117, has announced an update to Casino by Zeniz, a freemium casino app launched recently for iOS (see previous reports).

Full Story: Zeniz Upgrades Social Gaming Casino App »

ITALIAN ONLINE GAMBLING REVENUES FAIL TO IMPRESS IN MAY (Update)

29th June, 2012 at 05:20:07
Latest AAMS numbers show GGR down 15 percent on April

The Italian online gambling industry continued to underperform in May 2012, delivering gross gaming revenues of Euro 57.4 million - down 15 percent on the numbers for the previous (April) month, and well short of the peak in February 2012 of Euro 78.9 million.

Full Story: Italian Online Gambling Revenues Fail To Impress In May (update) »

ANTIGUA AND THE USA IN WTO TALKS....AGAIN (Update)

29th June, 2012 at 05:20:07
A new ambassador and a new round of talks...but is any progress being made?

Antigua and Barbuda prime minister Baldwin Spencer made all the right amicable noises in welcoming a new US ambassador to the Caribbean this week, but took the opportunity to again raise the long-running World Trade Organisation dispute over internet gambling discrimination and the continued lack of a satisfactory solution despite pro-Antigua rulings by the WTO.

Full Story: Antigua And The Usa In Wto Talks....again (update) »

BETFAIR FULL YEAR RESULTS MORE PROMISING

29th June, 2012 at 05:20:07
15 percent rise in underlying profits from core businesses

Online gambling group Betfair posted its full year results ending April 30 1012 on Friday, highlighting a 15 percent rise in underlying profits from its core businesses and reporting strong current trading helped by the European soccer championships in the Ukraine.

Full Story: Betfair Full Year Results More Promising »

US ONLINE SPORTS OPERATOR GETS THREE YEARS (Update)

29th June, 2012 at 05:20:07
Daniel Eremian does little for familial relationships in outburst outside the court

Daniel Eremian, the US online sports betting operator recently convicted late last year on illegal offshore gambling business charges (see previous reports) has been sentenced to three years imprisonment.

Full Story: Us Online Sports Operator Gets Three Years (update) »