Gambling News 23rd October, 2015

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LIVE DEALER SUPPLIER POSTS A STRONG THIRD QUARTER REPORT

23rd October, 2015 at 14:29:49
Evolution reports revenues, profits and earnings significantly up.

Live dealer technology and content supplier Evolution Gaming posted a strong Q3-2015 result Friday, reporting that revenues increased 57 percent y-o-y to Euro 19.5 million, and EBITDA rose 60 percent to Euro 7.8 million in the quarter ended September 30.

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MAJOR AUSTRALIAN PARTNERSHIP FOR WILLIAM HILL

23rd October, 2015 at 14:29:49
William Hill Australia to serve as official betting partner for the Australian Open.

One of Australia's biggest annual sporting events, the Australian Open, has signed up the Aussie division of William Hill as its official betting partner - the first bookmaker to partner with a Grand Slam tennis tournament.

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WILLIAM HILL PROFITS TAKE A HAMMERING

23rd October, 2015 at 08:42:48
Lower Australian revenues and UK p.o.c. taxes take a toll as Q3 profit dives 39 percent.

Investors used to significant year-on-year improvements in profits at online and land gambling group William Hill plc have a new experience to digest today with the release of the company's not-so-stellar third quarter results.

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RUSSIA BLOCKS ONLINE GAMBLING WEBSITES

23rd October, 2015 at 06:47:26
Leading international operators' websites blocked as Roskomnadzor obeys federal government diktat.

Russian online media are reporting that the Russian internet watchdog Roskomnadzor, which started blocking international online gambling websites earlier this year (see previous report) has stepped up its bans as it implements the federal government's requirements to prevent Russians from gambling online.

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ONLINE GAMBLING DRAGGED INTO RACE TRACK DISPUTE WITH PENNSYLVANIA GOVERNOR

23rd October, 2015 at 06:47:26
Pennsylvania Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association says online gambling is a threat to its future

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ONLINE GAMBLING POLL FOR NOVA SCOTIANS

23rd October, 2015 at 06:47:26
Canadian provincial government wants to better understand online poker and casino popularity.

The provincial government of Nova Scotia in Canada could be thinking about legalising online gambling, according to local media speculation amid reports that a poll is to be conducted to better understand how many residents participate in online gambling activity.

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