Gambling News 13th September, 2013

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NEW NUMBERS ON GLOBAL CASINO REVENUES

13th September, 2013 at 12:07:47
Compound annual growth rate in revenues of around 9.2 percent p.a. predicted

A new study by researcher Companies and Markets.com predicts that the global casino gaming industry will achieve a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) in revenues of around 9.2 percent per annum, with the fastest growth coming from Asia Pacific (18.3 percent) and Latin America (8.1 percent).

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HAVE YOUR SAY ON NEW U.K. LICENSING CONDITIONS (Update)

13th September, 2013 at 04:11:21
Gambling Commission releases details of consultation - deadline for comment is December 4

The UK Gambling Commission appears to be making a detailed and conscientious effort to get player input on its Licence Conditions and Codes of Practice for remote gambling operators as it moves towards next year's secondary licensing regime for offshore operators wishing to access the British market.

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GAMBLING GAMES SUPPLIER BETTING ON MOBILE

13th September, 2013 at 04:11:21
Aristocrat has high hopes for the mobile gambling sector

In an interview with The Australian newspaper this week the head of casino games and equipment supplier Aristocrat, Jamie Odell, reiterated his belief that the mobile sector is the next big thing in remote gambling.

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BWIN.PARTY'S SOCIAL GAMES DEVELOPER RELEASES STARDUST CASINO

13th September, 2013 at 04:11:21
Latest product from the Win studios re-lives the glory days of Las Vegas

Win, the social games developer owned by the Bwin.Party online gambling group, has launched its latest product, branded Stardust Casino, which it claims "...re-lives the glory days of one of the Las Vegas Strip's most fabled casinos."

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SCARY STUFF - IS GOOGLE MAKING A BID FOR ONLINE GAMBLING GROUP?

13th September, 2013 at 04:11:21
Business journalist's news send Bwin.Party stock price soaring

A report on rumours that internet leviathan Google is considering an acquisition move on struggling online gambling group Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment was enough to boost the gambling group's share price late Thursday as the news spread.

Full Story: Scary Stuff - Is Google Making A Bid For Online Gambling Group? »