Gambling News 18th January, 2016

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MONDOGOAL ANTICIPATES LAUNCH IN ITALY

18th January, 2016 at 20:06:07
Product in final test phase.

Daily fantasy sports operator Mondogoal is set for launch in the Italian market following a strategic technology partnership with INTRALOT Italy and the near completion of its final test phase.

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SOFTSWISS TIE UP WITH NETENT

18th January, 2016 at 13:04:28
Authorised as B2B and B2C re-seller.

Gaming solutions provider SoftSwiss has partnered NetEnt as an official B2B and B2C re-seller of the Swedish game developer's content.

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PLAYNOW.COM LAUNCH MOBILE CONTENT FROM SCIENTIFIC GAMES

18th January, 2016 at 13:04:28
Expands existing partnership to include mobile.

Canada-based British Columbia Lottery Corporation's (BCLC) online operation at Play Now.com has expanded its partnership with Scientific Games with the launch of real-money content for mobile from SG Interactive's Bally and Williams development studios.

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EVOLUTION GAMING NAMES GROUP CTO

18th January, 2016 at 13:04:28
Crucial role in the future development of the company.

David Craelius has been appointed Group Chief Technology Officer by live casino solutions provider Evolution Gaming.

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NEW HEAD OF INVESTOR RELATIONS AND STRATEGY AT G.V.C. HOLDINGS

18th January, 2016 at 09:10:09
Nick Batram to head newly created unit ahead of Bwin.Party takeover.

GVC Holdings plc has appointed Nick Batram to the newly created role of Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Strategy.of the group ahead of the completion of the proposed acquisition of Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment plc early next (February) month. He will take up his appointment in the second quarter of 2016.

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TENNIS MATCH-FIXING SCANDAL SURFACES

18th January, 2016 at 06:56:28
Joint investigation by BBC and Buzzfeed unearths some alarming activity.

A joint investigation by the BBC and the online publication Buzzfeed uncovering evidence of match-fixing at top player levels in international tennis started hitting the headlines over the weekend and looks set to generate large volumes of political and business comment.

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AUSSIE BETTING GIANT REJECTED A LADBROKES OFFER TO PARTNER UP

18th January, 2016 at 06:56:28
2013 approach was spurned by Tabcorp chief executive.

The Age newspaper in Australia published an historically interesting industry consolidation article over the weekend, claiming that back in late 2013 an approach for a joint venture from Ladbrokes was rejected by Aussie betting giant Tabcorp.

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