Gambling News 19th January, 2015

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CASINO MIDAS EXITS UK MARKET

19th January, 2015 at 14:48:42
Online payment provider can no longer process UK transactions

Midas Entertainment B.V.'s UK-facing Casino Midas has announced its closure citing changes in the UK licensing regime specifically relating to its online payment provider.

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FUN88 LAUNCH UK-FACING OFFER WITH TGP

19th January, 2015 at 14:48:42
Live casino, sports book and slots

Asian-focused online gaming operator Fun88 has partnered with Isle of Man network service provider TGP Europe Limited for a new offer in the UK market.

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32RED SPORT SELECTS TRANSVERSAL TO DELIVER 24 HOUR CUSTOMER SUPPORT

19th January, 2015 at 14:48:42
Customer satisfaction at the heart of the business

32Red Sport is utilising Transversal to deliver a new self-service functionality on its website.

Full Story: 32red Sport Selects Transversal To Deliver 24 Hour Customer Support »

SNAI AND SISAL GO LIVE WITH NETENT CASINO GAMES (Update)

19th January, 2015 at 14:48:42
Leading Italian operators offer wide selection of popular titles

Italian gaming giants SNAI and Sisal have launched NetEnt games through the GameAccount Network following the completion of content integration at the end of 2014.

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EVERYMATRIX NAMES NEW CFO

19th January, 2015 at 09:55:30
Offers wealth of online gambling experience

Diane Dalli has been appointed chief financial officer at iGaming software provider EveryMatrix.

Full Story: Everymatrix Names New Cfo »

INSPIRED ACQUIRES WE R INTERACTIVE

19th January, 2015 at 09:55:30
Facilitates expansion of content to new demographic

Virtual sports supplier Inspired Gaming Group (Inspired) has completed its acquisition of We R Interactive for an undisclosed consideration.

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NEKTAN NAMES NEW CEO

19th January, 2015 at 09:55:30
Focus on European opportunities and product development

B2B mobile gaming platform provider Nektan has announced the appointment of David Gosen as chief executive officer with immediate effect.

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SPORTIUM ENTERS MEXICAN MARKET

19th January, 2015 at 09:55:30
Eyes wider Latin American market

Online sports betting and casino operator Sportium, in partnership with local operator Casino Life, has launched into the Mexican market with a range of betting, slots, casino and bingo games available via casinolife.mx

Full Story: Sportium Enters Mexican Market »

RESTRUCTURING OF S.A. NATIONAL GAMBLING BOARD PLANNED (Update)

19th January, 2015 at 01:29:26
Board to be disbanded; body will be directly accountable to Department of Trade and Industry.

Changes in the way South African government agencies like the scandal-ridden National Gambling Board is managed have been detailed by a senior official in the Department of Trade and Industry.

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BATMAN AND GOTHAM CITY IN NEW MACAU LAND CASINO

19th January, 2015 at 01:29:26
Spectacular architecture a feature of themed gambling venue.

Melco Crown's $1.3 billion new Macau land casino Studio City will be a sight to behold, with a giant Golden Eye 130 metre tall ferris wheel built high up within the towering structure's facade, according to publicity pushed out by the developer.

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BETTING SHOP ROBBER TOTALLY INEPT

19th January, 2015 at 01:29:26
You don't get much dumber than this guy....

The trial of an utterly inept robber who tried to rip off a Betfred betting shop in Torquay, Devon last August has been causing some media merriment.

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