Gambling News 21st September, 2015

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REALISTIC GAMES SIGNS UP MOBILE OPERATOR LEOVEGAS

21st September, 2015 at 19:57:04
Agreement sees games distributed via NYX Gaming's OGS platform

Slots and table games content from British supplier online gambling games supplier Realistic Games have gone live with mobile casino operator LeoVegas.

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NORWEGIAN GAMING AUTHORITY SEEKS DIRECTIVE TO STAMP OUT ILLEGAL MARKETING

21st September, 2015 at 19:57:04
In partnership with Norwegian advertising watchdog

An op-ed published in the Norwegian publication Dagens Naeringsliv by Atle Hamar, Director of Norwegian Gaming Authority, Lotteri- og stiftelsestilsynet indicates an increased focus on combating illegal advertising and marketing in the Norwegian market by foreign gambling firms.

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IS SWEDEN MOVING AT LAST ON THE LIBERALISATION OF INTERNET GAMBLING?

21st September, 2015 at 19:57:04
Minister has published a timetable to 2018.

Despite repeated warnings from the European Commission and a referral to the European Court of Justice for non-compliance, Sweden has been dragging its feet on a more liberal online gambling regime for years, but reports this week suggest that Minister of Public Administration, Ardalan Shekarabi may at last be taking tentative steps toward that goal.

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PADDY POWER AND BETFAIR SHARES UNDERVALUED?

21st September, 2015 at 06:19:42
Planned merger boosts the value of both companies, say analysts.

Analysts at Dublin-based stockbroker Davy, which advises on wealth and asset management, capital markets and financial advisory services, have opined that shares in Paddy Power are undervalued by 30 percent, and those of future merger partner Betfair will rise by a similar percentage.

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