Gambling News 10th October, 2012

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LARGEST ONLINE GAMBLING BUST IN ISRAELI HISTORY

10th October, 2012 at 17:06:13
$1 Billion handled over the past two years

Israeli authorities brought down what has been described as the biggest gambling network in Israel 's history this week following a multi-authority year-long undercover investigation.

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BET-AT-HOME ORDERED TO REFUND PLAYER

10th October, 2012 at 17:06:13
No Austrian licence therefore player contract illegal

An Austrian High Court has ordered Malta-licenced Bet-At-Home to repay a gambler who lost Euro 950 000 playing online roulette.

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BALLY IGAMING PLATFORM DEAL WITH MOHEGAN SUN CASINOS

10th October, 2012 at 17:06:13
Another free-to-play iGaming deal with U.S. casino

Bally Technologies, recently licenced in Nevada as an interactive gaming system manufacturer and service provider, has clinched a deal with the Mohegan Sun's casinos in Uncasville, Connecticut and Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania following a six-month review process for the provision of an iGaming platform.

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WOMAN JAILED FOR DEFRAUDING GRANDMOTHER

10th October, 2012 at 17:06:13
Spent proceeds from sale of house to fund online gambling habit, a new car and a holiday

No winners in this sad tale that saw Brenda Lowe (46) jailed for three-years for defrauding her 91-year-old frail grandmother out of the proceeds of the sale of her house to fund her online gambling habit.

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TURKISH BETTING OPERATION PARTNERS WITH EPL CLUB

10th October, 2012 at 17:06:13
Strengthens ties and reinforces brand awareness

English Premier League Club Liverpool FC has signed a commercial agreement with Turkish online betting firm misli.com.

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NEVADA AUGUST GAMBLING REVENUE DOWN

10th October, 2012 at 17:06:13
Attributed to soft summer spend trends

August gambling revenue figures released by the Nevada Gaming Control Board report an overall drop of just over 3 percent to $859.2 Million.

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IGT DEBUTS NEW MOBILE VEHICLE

10th October, 2012 at 09:51:01
Soon-to-launch mobile remote game server

International Game Technology (IGT) is due to unveil its latest mobile product titled IGT rgs„ Mobile.

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HO GAMING DUE TO RELEASE NEW SOFTWARE VERSION

10th October, 2012 at 09:51:01
New features to benefit both operators and players

Live dealer provider HoGaming has revamped its software with a new version it says will take interactive gaming to the next level for customers and player alike.

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BETMOTION TAKES ON MAHJONG PRODUCT

10th October, 2012 at 09:51:01
Expansion into Latin American market

Vision Media Services-owned online casino, sports and poker operator BetMotion.com has become Mahjong Logic's latest licensee.

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MOBILE IPAD SOLUTIONS FROM EVOLUTION

10th October, 2012 at 09:51:01
Live casino games developed for iPad

Evolution Gaming has announced the launch of a new range of mobile gaming iPad solutions which will allow its licensees' to offer live dealer online casino games on the tablet along with PC and laptops.

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ARJEL CLARIFIES AGREEMENT WITH DGOJ (Update)

10th October, 2012 at 09:51:01
French and Spanish in information exchange deal

French gambling authority ARJEL has clarified its position with regard to a cooperation agreement signed with the Spanish Di reccion General de Ordenacion del Juego last month (see previous report).

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NEW INTERACTIVE GAMBLING CHIEF FOR CHURCHILL DOWNS

10th October, 2012 at 02:23:34
New responsibilities for company's senior vice president and chief strategy officer

US horseracing giant Churchill Downs Inc. has appointed a new overall chief for its interactive gambling operations on Twinspires.com, Luckity.com and Bluff Media.

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NETPLAYTV REPORTS PLAYER, REVENUE GROWTH

10th October, 2012 at 02:23:34
Strong mobile gambling performance

NetplayTV, the UK-listed interactive gaming group, released a trading update Wednesday, reporting:

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