Gambling News 14th July, 2015

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IOM SEEKS NEW DIRECTOR FOR E-BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

14th July, 2015 at 22:02:44
Peter Greenhill leaving for the private sector.

Peter Greenhill, director for e-business development for the Isle of Man Government which is also a leading regulator within the iGaming sector, will be returning to the private sector following completion of his two-year contract.

Full Story: Iom Seeks New Director For E-business Development »

BELGIUM VIRTUAL SPORTS SUBJECT TO TIME CONSTRAINTS IN NEW FRAMEWORK.

14th July, 2015 at 22:02:44
No more than 30 hours per month.

Belgium's gambling authority the Kansspelcommissie has confirmed restrictions on the availability of virtual sports offerings in the Belgian market.

Full Story: Belgium Virtual Sports Subject To Time Constraints In New Framework. »

GBGA WINS CJEU REFERRAL ON POC TAX REGIME (Update)

14th July, 2015 at 13:49:09
Judge determines room for opinion by European Union courts.

The Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association's persistence has paid off regarding its fight against the UK Government' s recent implementation of new remote gambling legislation and its point of consumption (POC) tax regime, according to International law firm Olswang who is representing the association.

Full Story: Gbga Wins Cjeu Referral On Poc Tax Regime (update) »

GREENTUBE IN CONTENT SUPPLY AGREEMENT WITH GENESIS GAMING

14th July, 2015 at 13:49:09
Genesis Gaming content expansion in Europe and North America.

Novomatic Group' s game development studio Greentube has clinched a content distribution deal with Genesis Software International Ltd (Genesis Gaming).

Full Story: Greentube In Content Supply Agreement With Genesis Gaming »

ONLINE CASINO FIRM 32RED BUYS ROXY PALACE BUSINESS

14th July, 2015 at 09:42:10
Company paid £8.4 million for internet casino business.

Two popular Microgaming casinos came together this week when the UK online gambling group 32Red plc announced Tuesday that it has acquired the remote online gaming business Roxy Palace for a total consideration of £8.4 million, comprising £2 million in cash and the issuance of 10,000,000 new Ordinary Shares.

Full Story: Online Casino Firm 32red Buys Roxy Palace Business »

WOOD TO JOIN BET365

14th July, 2015 at 09:42:10
Respected online gambling consultant will head international development.

Graham Wood, a respected 20-year industry veteran who has consulted in the UK and Europe with IGaming Consultancy Ltd and Victor Chandler, has been appointed head of international development by online gambling group bet365.

Full Story: Wood To Join Bet365 »