Gambling News 10th May, 2013

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ONLINE GAMBLING ON A ROLL

10th May, 2013 at 12:23:27
Investment publication says GBP 2 billion market in the UK is showing no signs of slowing

Online gambling in the UK is a huge growth industry, the publication MoneyWeek reported Friday, pointing to estimates that growth has been at around or over 20 percent per year for the last decade, and the UK market was worth over GBP 2 billion in 2012...80 percent ahead of just four years ago.

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NEVADA LAND GAMBLING REVENUES CONTINUE TO IMPROVE

10th May, 2013 at 12:23:27
Gambling revenues up 7 percent year-on-year in March

Three-quarters of the way through its fiscal year, Nevada gaming authorities report that gambling revenue at land casinos in the state is running nearly 3 percent ahead of last year, and in March revenues showed a 7 percent gain on the same month last year.

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SINGAPORE TO CLAMPDOWN ON INTERNET GAMBLING

10th May, 2013 at 06:19:07
Government considering restrictive measures

In Singapore, the government is studying measures that can be taken against online gambling, and to restrict access to online gambling platforms outside the jurisdictional reach of the Singapore authorities, reports the publication Channel New Asia.

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SPORTECH IN LUCRATIVE DEAL WITH DANISH GAMBLING MONOPOLY

10th May, 2013 at 06:19:07
US division of Brit company to supply Danske Spil with a pari-mutuel Tote Betting System

Sportech Racing LLC, a division of Sportech plc has signed a contract with state gambling monopoly Danske Spil to provide a pari-mutuel Tote Betting System (TBS).

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DANISH REGULATOR POSTS LATEST GAMBLING STATS

10th May, 2013 at 06:19:07
Q1-2013 remote gaming improves

The Danish Gaming Authority has released its statistics for the first quarter of 2013 showing that remote gambling take-up has improved compared to Q1-2012, when the market liberalised.

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