Gambling News 24th October, 2012

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ONLINE GAMING COMPANIES COOPERATE WITH DUTCH AUTHORITIES

24th October, 2012 at 14:39:18
Companies hoping for a Dutch licence are respecting call to desist targeting Hollanders

The Dutch government, still bogged down by political wrangling on the road to online gambling legalisation (see previous reports) is nevertheless persisting with its campaign asking online gambling companies to stop targeting Dutch residents...and a significant number of companies have apparently agree to cooperate.

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ECOGRA APPOINTED AS UNIBET REGULATORY AUDIT PARTNER

24th October, 2012 at 14:39:18
Di verse and often complex regulatory regimes require a specialist adviser in Europe 's maturing online gambling industry

The regulatory auditing and testing agency eCOGRA is benefitting from commercial opportunities opening up for online gambling testing agencies with the expertise and resources to provide compliance and audit services to major international companies seeking national licensing.

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MOBENGA MOBILE HUB LAUNCH

24th October, 2012 at 10:15:12
Gala Coral first to market with new innovation

Playtech mobile subsidiary Mobenga has released an open framework designed to integrate content on mobile devices.

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UK HORSERACE BOARD SETTLES 52ND LEVY

24th October, 2012 at 10:15:12
Substantial rise in prize money made possible

The much debated and historically fraught UK Horserace Levy Scheme has been agreed between the Horserace Betting Levy Board (HBLB) and the Bookmakers' Committee who estimate a yield from the April 2013 to March 2014 period of GBP 72.9 Million.

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BWIN.PARTY TO DEPLOY LIGHTSTREAMER TECHNOLOGY

24th October, 2012 at 10:15:12
Real-time gaming data and messaging technology to enhance gaming experience

Pervasive live data delivery over the web from Weswit will power bwin.party gaming platforms in an extended partnership announced this week.

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