Gambling News 01st January, 2015

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DECEMBER 2014 GAMBLING REVENUES SINK FURTHER IN MACAU

01st January, 2015 at 23:52:45
2.6 percent year-on-year decline in revenues to 351.5 billion patacas.

The expected continued decline in Macau gambling revenues has been confirmed by figures for December released by Macau's Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau, which show that revenue fell a record 30.4 percent in December to 23.3 billion patacas to complete a miserable second half of the year.

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ONLINE GAMBLING COMPANY MAY SPONSOR SCOTS FOOTBALL LEAGUE

01st January, 2015 at 13:47:35
GBP 1.75 million a year sponsorship deal under negotiation.

The Scottish Professional Football League is reportedly in talks with mobile gambling company Fruity Kings to explore the possibility of a three-year sponsorship for four league teams at around GBP 1.75 million a year.

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MARVELLOUS FESTIVE SEASON RETURN FOR IRISH PUNTER

01st January, 2015 at 13:47:35
Euro 421,500 win on a Euro 5 coupon has to be good news.

The 2014 festive season will be one which an unnamed punter from Galway, Ireland remembers for many years....his Euro 5 Super Coupon returned a bonanza of GBP 421,500 on December 26.

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VIRTUAL SPORTS GAINING INCREASED TRACTION

01st January, 2015 at 00:22:41
Pinnacle Sports says virtual e-gambling is the company's fastest growing business.

The ability to watch, play and bet online on virtual sports - including battle arena-oriented popular virtual offerings like League of Legends and Dota 2 - has resulted in fast growth for online sports betting companies that have embraced the vertical, reports NBC.

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ONLINE GAMBLING CONSULTANCY PROFILES AUSSIE PUNTERS

01st January, 2015 at 00:22:41
Players spend an average of A$17.52 a week on online gambling.

H2 Gambling Capital's interesting study of Australian online punters continues to generate media coverage, with the results showing up on several publications this week.

Full Story: Online Gambling Consultancy Profiles Aussie Punters »