Gambling News 16th October, 2015

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MORE ONLINE CASINO TROUBLES IN ROMANIA (Update)

16th October, 2015 at 16:53:19
Bet365 licence reportedly revoked and company blacklisted.

The rather autocratic regulator in Romania continued to wreak havoc among online gambling operators Thursday, adding Bet365 to a blacklist that already features Bwin Digital despite both companies paying back taxes from 2009 (Euro 30 million and Euro 8 million respectively according to some reports) and being in possession of provisional licenses (see previous reports).

Full Story: More Online Casino Troubles In Romania (update) »

FORMER I.G.T. EXEC LAUNCHES NEW SPORTSBETTING APP

16th October, 2015 at 16:53:19
ringit! Pro is a new mobile app that offers players more than 15,000 prediction opportunities during a single NFL game.

Former IGT executive Robert Melendres has brought his new ringit! Pro sportsbetting app to market after months of development (see previous reports)

Full Story: Former I.g.t. Exec Launches New Sportsbetting App »

NETENT GAMES LAUNCH ON GALA CORAL

16th October, 2015 at 16:53:19
Integration phase completed and games go live.

Online gambling software provider NetEnt's games provision agreement with the Gala Coral group (see previous reports) has completed the integration phase and the games are now live, the company reported Friday.

Full Story: Netent Games Launch On Gala Coral »

ANOTHER POSITIVE MONTH FOR NEW JERSEY ONLINE GAMBLING

16th October, 2015 at 07:36:08
Statistics for September show continued growth, but online poker still lags.

The latest online gambling statistics from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show that growth continued in September, with total Internet gaming win of $12 million, an improvement of just over 17 percent on September 2014's $10.2 million.

Full Story: Another Positive Month For New Jersey Online Gambling »

NEW RUSSIAN BILL TARGETS ONLINE GAMBLING FINANCIAL TRANSACTIONS

16th October, 2015 at 07:36:08
The Kremlin's version of the UIGEA has been launched by the Finance Ministry.

Russia's version of the US Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) has been introduced to the Russian Duma by the Finance Ministry and reportedly has strong political support that includes the all-powerful president, Vladimir Putin.

Full Story: New Russian Bill Targets Online Gambling Financial Transactions »

BETSAFE CLINCHES MANCHESTER CITY SPONSORSHIP

16th October, 2015 at 07:36:08
Online casino company now official betting partner for Premier League football club's men and women teams.

Premier League football club Manchester City has announced that its new official betting partner and sponsor for both the men's and women's teams is online gambling operator Betsafe.

Full Story: Betsafe Clinches Manchester City Sponsorship »

RESORTS CASINO HOTEL ORDERS NETENT GAMES

16th October, 2015 at 07:36:08
More games diversity for New Jersey operator.

Swedish online gambling software and games provider NetEnt has announced that it has signed a license agreement with Resorts Casino, a land and online casino operator in the regulated New Jersey online gambling market.

Full Story: Resorts Casino Hotel Orders Netent Games »