Gambling News 27th September, 2013

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SPORTSBET TOP BRAND FOR AUSSIES

27th September, 2013 at 11:27:38
Global Reviews study shows Sportsbet brand preferred by 34 percent of respondents

The (relatively) new owner of the Australian online sports betting brand Sportsbet, Irish betting group Paddy Power, will be pleased with the result of a brand recognition and preference survey carried out recently by Global Reviews which showed that the brand is top-of-mind for 34 percent of respondents quizzed in the study.

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BET-AT-HOME EXTENDS HANDBALL SPONSORSHIP

27th September, 2013 at 11:27:38
Agreement has been running for six years

The online gambling firm Bet-At-Home has announced a one season extension to its six-year-old sponsorship agreement with the European Handball Federation.

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U.K. SOCIAL GAMES DEVELOPER TO LAUNCH AMERICAN I.P.O?

27th September, 2013 at 03:03:18
Candy Crush developer could be worth $5 billion.

According to reports in the UK newspaper The Telegraph Thursday, there may soon be a new contender in the social gaming investment sector in the United States.

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AUSSIE BETTING COMPANY TO BE SOLD?

27th September, 2013 at 03:03:18
ACT government to consider ACTTAB sale following feasibility study

The Australian business press is reporting a possible intention to sell off the Canberra-based sports betting firm ACTTAB by the Australian Capital Territory provincial government following a feasibility study which found that substantial further investment was needed if the company was to survive and thrive in an increasingly competitive gambling market.

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ONLINE CASINO IN LATE NIGHT MOVIE SPONSORSHIP DEAL

27th September, 2013 at 03:03:18
32Red in six-figure investment with Channel 4 to secure sponsorship of 'Late Night Film' on Film4.

Top UK online casino 32Red has commenced a 12 month partnership with Channel 4, sponsoring Film4 television on both the 11pm and 1am film slots every night of the week.

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