Gambling News 29th April, 2013

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WILLIAM HILL MAKES IT BACK INTO FTSE 100

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Top 100 LSE firms in terms of market capitalisation

William Hill has again joined the index of companies with the biggest shares by market capitalisation on the London Stock Exchange, the FTSE 100.

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TABCORP Q3-2013 RESULTS RELEASED

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Tabcorp Holdings posts decent revenue gains from its Luxbet corporate bookmaking arm.

The Aussie and land sports betting group Tabcorp released its third-quarter trading update Monday, reporting solid contributions from its digital division Luxbet operations.

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SVENSKA SPEL REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Finger pointed at foreign operators for decline in online

Swedish state-controlled gaming operator Svenska Spel delivered its first quarter results for the January 1, to March 31, 2013 period this week, showing a disappointing decline in its online division attributed to customers playing on unlicenced foreign operations.

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CASINOS AUSTRIA INTERNATIONAL HITS ANOTHER HIGH

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Online and VLT subsidiary star performers in 2012

Austrian state-owned gaming operator Casinos Austria and the Austria Lotteries Group reported a historical all-time high in its 2012 annual consolidated turnover and its second-highest net profit achieved despite its loss-making international subsidiary.

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WILD JACK MOBILE LAUNCH HD PLATFORM

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Offers 24 HD games with more to come

Microgaming powered Wild Jack Mobile Casino has announced the launch of its new mobile casino platform offering 24 games in full HD for Android and Apple smartphones and tablets.

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MIXED RESULTS IN BETSSON FIRST QUARTER REPORT

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Focuses on growth in casino and mobile developments

Online gambling firm Betsson AB delivered a mixed bag of first quarter 2013 results impacted by, amongst other factors, lower activity following a record pooled jackpot hit at a competitor website and an increase in marketing spend for newly acquired NGG.

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BAHAMIAN REMOTE GAMBLING BILL TO BE TABLED?

29th April, 2013 at 17:33:13
Excludes Bahamian citizens from gambling

The Bahamas Minister of Tourism Obie Wilchcombe is quoted by the Nassau Guardian as saying that a new remote gambling bill is likely to be tabled in The Bahamas House of Assembly this week.

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CANTOR TO PROVIDE MOBILE SOLOUTION AT ATLANTIS

29th April, 2013 at 08:40:37
First mobile gambling provider in the Bahamas

Cantor Gaming (Cantor) has inked a deal with Bahama casino resort Atlantis, Paradise Island (Atlantis) for the provision of a complete mobile casino gaming and mobile sports wagering solution for patrons.

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GIGAMEDIA APPOINTS COO

29th April, 2013 at 08:40:37
Experienced gaming veteran tasked to drive growth

GigaMedia Limited has appointed Ronald Ho as chief operating officer of its Fun Town online games business.

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MOBENGA DEVELOPED MOBILE SPORTSBOOK TAKES THREE AWARDS

29th April, 2013 at 08:40:37
mGaming awards praise Paddy Power mobile sportsbook

Paddy Power's mobile sports book took three accolades at the recent mGaming awards for "best mobile sports betting operator", "Innovation in mobile" and "best gambling app".

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BONZA GAMING LAUNCH NET ENT SLOT ON FACEBOOK

29th April, 2013 at 08:40:37
Game supply deal comes to fruition

The joint venture between Plumbee and Unibet plc, Bonza Gaming, has augmented its Facebook Bonza Slots portfolio with the addition of Net Entertainment's popular Mega Fortune slot game.

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