Gambling News 18th November, 2013

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CHAIRMAN OF OPTIMAL PAYMENTS TO STEP DOWN

18th November, 2013 at 13:08:30
Change of guard for payment services provider

Group Chairman of Optimal Payments plc, Dale Johnson, will step down as of November 20, 2013.

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WILL HILL MARKETING EFFORTS PAYING OFF

18th November, 2013 at 13:08:30
New TV campaign piques interest

A new TV campaign is yielding impressive results for the William Hill Vegas Casino's new app, pushing it to the No. 1 ranking in the Apple 'Free Casino' chart just hours after the TV campaign kicked off.

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AGCC NOTICE ON ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING

18th November, 2013 at 10:09:06
Licencees urged to ensure they are compliant

The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) is urging its eGambling licencees and certificate holders to familiarise themselves on a research report by the Committee of Experts evaluating anti-money laundering measures and the financing of Terrorism (Moneyval), a body of the Council of Europe.

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HIGH 5 GAMES NEW RELEASES

18th November, 2013 at 10:09:06
Terrestrial and Online coverge in game offerings

High 5 Games has unveiled a number of new slot game releases across various platforms.

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BETFAIR CTO JOINS TILLSTER

18th November, 2013 at 10:09:06
Chief technology officer moves on to restaurant industry

Betfair's chief technology officer Phil Dixon has left the company, joining Tillster Inc. at the beginning of November.

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LAND GAMBLING MOGUL IN NEW ASSAULT ON INTERNET GAMBLING

18th November, 2013 at 01:49:24
Adelson prepared to spend big to halt the advance of online gambling in America.

Sheldon Adelson, the eighty-year-old owner of the Las Vegas Sands land gambling group and the Republican Party's biggest single donor, is not yet done with internet gambling, and is planning a further attack on the industry to halt its growth in the United States, according to a report in the Washington Post over the weekend.

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U.S. LAWYER URGES CHINA TO GO WITH THE INTERNET FLOW

18th November, 2013 at 01:49:24
Cabot says the popularity on online gambling is growing, and China and Macau should get on board.

Speaking at a conference in Macau this week, high profile Las Vegas internet gaming lawyer Anthony Cabot encouraged China and Macau lawmakers to embrace online gambling, describing it as a popular and growing industry.

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BORDER BLUES IN NEW JERSEY ONLINE GAMBLING

18th November, 2013 at 01:49:24
Geolocation technology may have to ban literally borderline cases from gambling.

With the soft launch of New Jersey online gambling just days away, the Associated Press news agency reports that geolocation technology necessary to ensure that gamblers are within state borders may have to shut some literally borderline cases out.

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APP WATCH LIST TO BE PUBLISHED BY SOUTH AUSTRALIAN GOVERNMENT

18th November, 2013 at 01:49:24
Watch list is designed to warn parents about apps unsuitable for children.

Gambling apps may be targeted in a new watchlist planned by the South Australian government that is designed to warn parents of apps that are designated as unsuitable for children.

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CODERE GAMBLING CONTENT DEAL FOR BETSOFT GAMING

18th November, 2013 at 01:49:24
Betsoft's 3d slot portfolio now available to Spanish land gambling group.

Online gambling software developer BetSoft Gaming has announced a new partnership with Codere, the multinational gaming group based in Spain.

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