Gambling News 14th August, 2012

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GREAT OLYMPICS FOR SPORTING INDEX

14th August, 2012 at 11:27:17
Nine times as many bets placed with Sporting Index than at Beijing

Sporting Index has reported a record breaking Olympics in terms of turnover at London 2012. The spread betting firm took nine times as many bets as it did at Beijing four years ago and 70 percent of its customers who had been active betting over the past three weeks had at least one bet on the Olympics.

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UK COMEDIAN FEATURES IN LATEST BETVICTOR ADS

14th August, 2012 at 11:27:17
Chairman interacts with comedian Paul Kaye in television presentations

BetVictor chairman, Victor Chandler, interacts with British comedian Paul Kaye in the betting group's latest television ad campaign, created by the VCCP agency, which won the BetVictor account after a four-way pitch in July this year.

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MAJOR U.S. AGENCIES INVOLVED IN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

14th August, 2012 at 03:25:26
Secret Service, FBI and rubbish rustling surface in Montana case

In Billings, Montana an online gambling prosecution has illustrated the lengths to which US federal authorities will go in stamping out internet sports betting, with evidence that state gambling agents were assisted by the US Secret Service and the FBI in an investigation that included rummaging through the defendant's rubbish for incriminating documents.

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