Gambling News 01st October, 2015

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SKY BETTING ENTERS E-SPORTS VERTICAL

01st October, 2015 at 16:55:01
Online gambling group teams up with Betgenius.

Brit online gambling operator Sky Betting and Gaming has joined the growing number of companies entering the eSports vertical, partnering with content provider Betgenius to introduce the new service

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BETVICTOR'S NATIVE ANDROID BETTING APP OUT OF BETA

01st October, 2015 at 16:55:01
Test reports indicate a fast, reliable product.

BetVictor's in-house developed native Android betting app is out of beta testing and launched Wednesday, the company has announced.

Full Story: Betvictor's Native Android Betting App Out Of Beta »

MALAYSIAN FAMILY SET TO SELL U.K. ONLINE GAMBLING INTERESTS

01st October, 2015 at 16:55:01
Lim family in GBP 7.2 million deal on Genting Alderney.

According to filings today on the Malaysian stock exchange, the Lim family have agreed to sell their Genting Alderney online gaming business in the UK to Genting Malaysia Bhd, a 49.3 percent owned Genting subsidiary, for GBP 7.2 million in cash, the motivation being to streamline the group's gaming business under one management.

Full Story: Malaysian Family Set To Sell U.k. Online Gambling Interests »

SVENSKA SPEL WELCOMES SWEDISH ONLINE GAMBLING ENQUIRY

01st October, 2015 at 16:55:01
CEO says he looks forward to new legislation that will level the playing field.

The recent announcement by Sweden's Minister of Public Administration, Ardalan Shekarabi, of a timetable for the revision of Sweden's controversial online gambling laws (see previous reports) has been welcomed by state-owned Svenska Spel.

Full Story: Svenska Spel Welcomes Swedish Online Gambling Enquiry »

AMAYA SHARES SURGE ON NEW JERSEY NEWS

01st October, 2015 at 16:55:01
Highest share price in the last 15 months follow online gambling approval news.

The announcement that online gambling group Amaya Inc. and its subsidiaries Pokerstars and Full Tilt have been cleared for operations in the regulated and licensed New Jersey online gambling market triggered a surge in the company's share price Thursday, taking the stock to its highest level in 15 months.

Full Story: Amaya Shares Surge On New Jersey News »

WILL HILL GETS INTO VIRTUAL REALITY GAMBLING

01st October, 2015 at 08:27:10
Gambling grouip's research establishment shows off prototype Google Cardboard and Oculus Rift based products for use in online and retail.

Major UK online and land gambling group William Hill plc showcased its progress in developing Virtual Reality gambling products at its research facility in Shoreditch this week, BBC News reports.

Full Story: Will Hill Gets Into Virtual Reality Gambling »

ONLINE CASINO OPERATOR LAUNCHES IN THE U.K.

01st October, 2015 at 08:27:10
Casumo continues expansion... and its fight against boredom.

The Scandinavian operators of online adventure casino Casumo have launched in the UK market after a successful integration of pound sterling into the platform.

Full Story: Online Casino Operator Launches In The U.k. »