Gambling News 28th April, 2015

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RGA WELCOMES TWO NEW APPOINTMENTS

28th April, 2015 at 20:50:48
Directors of Regulatory Affairs and Government Relations

The Remote Gambling Association (RGA) has made two key appointments in Paul Morris and Pierre Tournier.

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GAMBLIT SIGNS SIGHTLINE PAYMENT SOLUTION

28th April, 2015 at 20:50:48
Integrates digital payment solution in to platform

Gamblit Gaming has forged a partnership with payment solutions provider Sightline Interactive for the integration of Sightline's Play+ payment solution into its gaming platform.

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SPORTECH RACING RE-CONTRACTS KEY U.S. RACE TRACKS

28th April, 2015 at 20:50:48
Contracts re-signed with new owners

Sportech PLC subsidiary Sportech Racing and Digital said it had signed new contracts with long-term, key clients Emerald Downs Racing LLC and Eldorado Resorts, Inc.

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NEW FANTASY SPORTS PLAYER

28th April, 2015 at 13:11:50
Global Gaming Network Inc. sells off Fantasy Sports brands

Global Gaming Network Inc. has sold its Amped Fantasy Sports and Sports Alert.com brands to Lux Digital Pictures Partners who in turn transferred the assets to digital media and technology services firm StreamTrack Inc.

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SCIENTIFIC GAMES CLINCHES BAHA MAR DEAL

28th April, 2015 at 13:11:50
Comprehensive multi-platform solutions for new Caribbean destination

Scientific Games Corporation will provide the new $3.5 billion Baha Mar Casino & Hotel Caribbean resort with a range of solutions across multiple platforms following an extensive evaluation and bidding process.

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NEKTAN IN GBP 7.1 MILLION FINANCING ROUND

28th April, 2015 at 13:11:50
Mobile gaming platform provider eyes expansion in Europe and the US

London-listed B2B mobile gaming platform provider Nektan completed a GBP 7.1 million financing round this week, proceeds of which it says it will use to support the company's growth strategy while maintaining momentum in its key markets.

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LEO VEGAS ANNOUNCE HEAD OF CASINO APPOINTMENT

28th April, 2015 at 13:11:50
Gained experience working with Bodog, Betsson and Paddy Power

LeoVegas has appointed Karolina Pelc as Head of Casino.

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MORE ONLINE GAMBLING BUSTS IN MALAYSIA

28th April, 2015 at 09:05:55
Three police raids result in arrests and the seizure of evidence and computers.

The now familiar stories of Malaysian internet gambling busts continue to surface in the Asian nation, with the latest reports that police raiding parties have broken up illegal online gambling enterprises in the Piasau, Bandar Muadzam Shah and Pulau Tioman regions.

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NET ENTERTAINMENT POSTS Q1-2015 RESULTS

28th April, 2015 at 09:05:55
Strong performance from online gambling software provider.

The Swedish online gambling software developer and provider Net Entertainment has published its Q1-2015 results, reporting another strong performance that included the following highlights:

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TROUBLED ONLINE SPORTSBOOK BOUGHT BY VENTURE CAPITAL FUND

28th April, 2015 at 09:05:55
Does this means that player facing a $51,000 winnings confiscation will be heard?

The BetMayor online sports betting operation, which has been the subject of slow-pay punter complaints and a controversial decision to confiscate a player's $51,000 winnings for "professional Blackjack play" has apparently been acquired by Panama-registered venture capital firm Media-Tech.

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