Gambling News 14th May, 2013

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NEW SOCIAL GAMING CHIEF FOR PLAYTECH

14th May, 2013 at 14:27:30
Dan Wiegenfeld was formerly CEO of Best Casinos and Diwip

The publication Social Casino Intelligence, allied to postings on LinkedIn have revealed that the former chief exec of Best Casinos and social gaming business Diwip, Dan Wiegenfeld, has been appointed to manage social gaming operations for Playtech software in a newly created executive position.

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PLAY'NGO GAMES LIVE WITH UNIBET DENMARK

14th May, 2013 at 14:27:30
Additional choice for Danish customers

Unibet is now live with Play'n GO casino games on the regulated Danish market.

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NETENT GAME INTEGRATION AT TROPEZIA PALACE

14th May, 2013 at 07:13:50
Another highly regarded content provider signed up

Affiliate Republik has announced the imminent integration of Net Entertainment online and mobile content in its latest content supply deal. Its website Tropezia Palace already hosts an impressive selection of games from what are considered to be the top game developers in the industry.

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SHERIFF GAMING IN GAME SUPPLY DEAL WITH SKILLONNET

14th May, 2013 at 07:13:50
Full portfolio of 3D games to be integrated

Eindhoven-based gaming developers Sheriff Gaming have entered into a deal to integrate its entire portfolio of 3D games into SkillOnNet 's gaming platform, including games from its Mega Money Pool portfolio.

Full Story: Sheriff Gaming In Game Supply Deal With Skillonnet »

VIRTUAL CRICKET ADDED TO INSPIRED SPORTS LIBRARY

14th May, 2013 at 07:13:50
Cricket - a first in the virtual sports category

Virtual sports betting provider Inspired Gaming Group has added an eighth sport to its virtual sport library.

Full Story: Virtual Cricket Added To Inspired Sports Library »

RANK GROUP COMPLETES GALA CORAL UK CASINO SALE (Update)

14th May, 2013 at 07:13:50
Rank becomes Britain 's largest land gambling firm

Gala Coral has confirmed the completion of the sale of its UK Casinos to Rank Group PLC.

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ASIAN ENFORCEMENT OPERATIONS BUST FURTHER ONLINE GAMBLING RINGS

14th May, 2013 at 03:20:30
Thai and Malayan police shut down online sports betting enterprises, confiscate cash and equipment

Police in Thailand and Malaysia continued to track down and close small online sports betting operations this week, with raids taking place in both countries.

Full Story: Asian Enforcement Operations Bust Further Online Gambling Rings »

BETFAIR ACQUISITION DEAL IS OFF (Update)

14th May, 2013 at 03:20:30
Latest developments in a fast-moving sequence of events sees Betfair walking away from the latest offer.

The acquisition of online gambling group Betfair plc by CWC Capital Partners appeared to be off early Tuesday as The Guardian newspaper reported that the gambling group's directors had spurned the latest offer from the investment company.

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SPORTECH POSTS INTERIMS

14th May, 2013 at 03:20:30
Management takes an optimistic line

The UK pool betting group Sportech plc released its interim management statement Tuesday, highlighting:

Full Story: Sportech Posts Interims »

PADDY POWER SHOWCASES STELLAR GROWTH IN MANAGEMENT STATEMENT

14th May, 2013 at 03:20:30
Net revenue Up 20 percent in year to date, with online operations leading the charge

Paddy Power chairman Nigel Northridge told the company's investors at this morning's agm that in 2012 the land and online gambling group achieved record turnover of Euro 5.7 billion and operating profit of Euro 136 million.

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