Gambling News 14th October, 2015

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SKILLONNET LAUNCH SCHLESWIG HOLSTEIN LICENSED ONLINE CASINO

14th October, 2015 at 20:22:13
Full service operation offers games from leading gaming software suppliers.

SkillOnNet has launched a white-label online casino in Schleswig-Holstein providing a complete offer that includes slots, table games and live dealer games from a range of top gaming providers such as Merkur, NetEnt, WMS, Amaya, Bally, NYX Gaming and soon to be integrated Microgaming.

Full Story: Skillonnet Launch Schleswig Holstein Licensed Online Casino »

NJ COURT GRANTS REVIEW ON SPORTSBETTING BILL (Update)

14th October, 2015 at 20:22:13
Long-running court battle takes another twist.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has ruled in favour of a review before a full bench of judges on a decision made by a three-member panel back in August which denied the expansion of sports betting at casinos and racetracks in New Jersey.

Full Story: Nj Court Grants Review On Sportsbetting Bill (update) »

SPORTINGBET NAMED NATIONAL SPONSOR TO EUROLEAGUE BASKETBALL IN GREECE

14th October, 2015 at 20:22:13
In four-year deal.

Sportingbet.gr has been named official national betting sponsor of Euroleague Basketball in Greece for the next four years.

Full Story: Sportingbet Named National Sponsor To Euroleague Basketball In Greece »

CASINO CRUISE TAKES ON LIVE DEALER SOLUTION FROM LUCKYSTREAK

14th October, 2015 at 20:22:13
Blackjack, baccarat and roulette.

Genesis Global -owned online casino Casino Cruise has taken on a live dealer solution from LuckyStreak offering blackjack, roulette and baccarat tables.

Full Story: Casino Cruise Takes On Live Dealer Solution From Luckystreak »

BETCONSTRUCT AWARDED SPANISH LICENCE

14th October, 2015 at 15:26:56
For sportsbetting platform.

BetConstruct has met technical standards following an appraisal by Gaming Laboratories International of its sportsbook product followed by the award of a licence from Spain's gambling regulator Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ).

Full Story: Betconstruct Awarded Spanish Licence »

CASHBET BOLSTERS LEADERSHIP TEAM

14th October, 2015 at 15:26:56
As it looks toward International expansion.

California-based, real-money, mobile-first gaming platform provider and turnkey operator CashBet has appointed investment banker Dan Edwards as vice president of Finance.

Full Story: Cashbet Bolsters Leadership Team »

IS PENNSYLVANIAN ONLINE GAMBLING ON AGAIN?

14th October, 2015 at 08:39:12
Resurgence of political interest as state budget deficit rises.

Pennsylvania's $2 billion state budget deficit and the political debate on how to address it has created a resurgence of interest in legalised online gambling after a year of little progress on relevant proposals in the Legislature.

Full Story: Is Pennsylvanian Online Gambling On Again? »

FLORIDA LAWMAKERS TO EXAMINE LEGALITY OF DAILY FANTASY SPORTS?

14th October, 2015 at 08:39:12
Completion of current pact with Seminoles will see a review of gambling in the state.

The Florida state legislature could re-examine its position on daily fantasy sports following the high profile furore over the "insider" issue that erupted two weeks ago...and the opportunity for such a review could be the expiration of the current gambling compact with Seminole tribal interests.

Full Story: Florida Lawmakers To Examine Legality Of Daily Fantasy Sports? »

WARNING ON PROPOSED MORATORIUM ON INTERNET GAMBLING LEGALISATION

14th October, 2015 at 08:39:12
Competitive Enterprise Institute launches a pre-emptive strike.

With rumours of a federally-imposed two-year moratorium on internet gambling legalisation strengthening in the United States (see previous reports), Michelle Minton of the Competitive Enterprise Institute launched a pre-emptive strike in an op-ed article in the widely read Washington DC publication The Hill Tuesday.

Full Story: Warning On Proposed Moratorium On Internet Gambling Legalisation »

IS RUBIO THE FRONT-RUNNER FOR ADELSON'S PRESIDENTIAL SUPPORT?

14th October, 2015 at 08:39:12
Reports of a meeting with the 82-year-old would-be kingmaker.

Republican presidential candidate and online gambling opponent Sen. Marco Rubio could be "the chosen one" for big-money financial support from multi-billionaire land casino owner Sheldon Adelson, US media speculated this week.

Full Story: Is Rubio The Front-runner For Adelson's Presidential Support? »

CYBER SUMMIT WARNED ON NEW HACKING GROUP

14th October, 2015 at 08:39:12
Beware Fin5!

Delegates at the recent Cyber Defence Summit in Washington DC have been warned about a new hacker group titled Fin5, which researchers reported was responsible for a hack on an unnamed land casino that resulted in the loss of 150,000 gambler credit card details.

Full Story: Cyber Summit Warned On New Hacking Group »