Gambling News 17th June, 2015

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PENNSYLVANIA REGULATOR CONFIDENT IN ABILITY TO OVERSEE INTERNET GAMBLING (Update)

17th June, 2015 at 20:13:38
State Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee hearing covers an interesting range of legalisation issues.

This morning's hearing by the Pennsylvania Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee was perhaps most notable for the confidence shown by officials from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board in their ability to licence and regulate intrastate online gambling.

Full Story: Pennsylvania Regulator Confident In Ability To Oversee Internet Gambling (update) »

BETABLE AWARDS DIGITAL STRATEGY CONTRACT TO ACTIVEWIN

17th June, 2015 at 20:13:38
Ramp up digital marketing strategy for flagship brand Prospect Hall.

San Francisco-based Betable has employed the services of UK online marketing firm ActiveWin for the development and execution of its UK-focused flagship online and mobile casino brand " Prospect Hall".

Full Story: Betable Awards Digital Strategy Contract To Activewin »

SISAL LAUNCH INSPIRED VIRTUAL RACE APP

17th June, 2015 at 20:13:38
Accommodates growing adoption of mobile play.

Italian operator SISAL has launched a dedicated virtual sports mobile app in Italy developed by Inspired.

Full Story: Sisal Launch Inspired Virtual Race App »

SPANISH INDOOR SOCCER LEAGUE SIGNS SPORTIUM AS TITLE SPONSOR

17th June, 2015 at 12:07:07
Broad promotional and branding opportunities for joint venture business

Sportium, the joint venture business between Ladbrokes and CIRSA has been named title sponsor of the Liga Nacional de Fútbol Sala (LNFS), Spain's national indoor football league.

Full Story: Spanish Indoor Soccer League Signs Sportium As Title Sponsor »

IMPRESSIVE FULL YEAR RESULTS FROM BETFAIR

17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
Product and marketing investment drives record customer activity, and investors will be pleased with a proposed 70 percent rise in dividend.

The publicly listed online gambling firm Betfair Group plc has published an impressive set of preliminary Full Year 2015 results, flagging the following high points:

Full Story: Impressive Full Year Results From Betfair »

KIRON INTERACTIVE SIGNS DEAL WITH AUSSIE SUPPLIER

17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
RewardBet to supply products for Kiron's virtual racing and sports betting platforms.

The Australian betting technology firm RewardBet has inked a deal with online gambling software developer Kiron Interactive which will see it supply products for Kiron's virtual racing and sports betting platforms.

Full Story: Kiron Interactive Signs Deal With Aussie Supplier »

ANOTHER PENNSYLVANIAN INTERNET GAMBLING HEARING TODAY

17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee will hear testimony.

Pennsylvania's thorough and professional assessment of internet gambling possibilities continues today (Wednesday) with another political hearing, this one by the Senate Community, Economic and Recreational Development Committee chaired by Senator Kim Ward.

Full Story: Another Pennsylvanian Internet Gambling Hearing Today »

GOOD YEARS AHEAD FOR MOBILE GAMBLING

17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
Technavio study expects strong market growth between 2015 - 2019.

Research group Technavio's latest study of the mobile gambling market has concluded that good years lie ahead with strong growth predicted at a CAGR of over 43 percent between 2015 and 2019.

Full Story: Good Years Ahead For Mobile Gambling »

GOODLATTE HONOURED AS "DIGITAL PATRIOT"

17th June, 2015 at 08:41:14
Goodlatte may not be the most popular pol in the online gambling industry, but others like him.

Rep. Bob Goodlatte, a dyed-in-the-wool anti-online gambling politician who has caused more than his fair share of angst and financial loss for the industry in the United States over the past decade or more (see previous reports), appears to be far more popular in the wider digital industry, which has recognised him for his contributions in advancing technology innovation and strengthening patent and intellectual property protection.

Full Story: Goodlatte Honoured As "digital Patriot" »