Gambling News 08th February, 2016

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FRESH CONTENT FROM ROYAL WINS

08th February, 2016 at 19:48:10
iOS version of Pool Party social casino title.

Aussie digital games studio Royal Wins has launched an iOS version of its " Pool Party " title originally launched on its Facebook Mojikan's Kash Karnival social casino.

Full Story: Fresh Content From Royal Wins »

FIRST WEB CASINO TO SHUT DOWN THIS WEEK?

08th February, 2016 at 19:48:10
Jackpot Factory group operation leaves only All Jackpots, All Slots, Wild Jack and VIP Lounge active.

Players are reporting receipt of emails from the Jackpot Factory group advising that subsidiary First Web online casino is to close within the next week.

Full Story: First Web Casino To Shut Down This Week? »

DOT BET DOMAINS AVAILABLE FROM AFILIAS

08th February, 2016 at 19:48:10
First come, first serve basis - and probably at a premium.

Global domain registry services provider Afilias invited offers for a landrush on new " dot BET " top level domains Monday.

Full Story: Dot Bet Domains Available From Afilias »

ASIA GAMING TAKE ON HABANERO CONTENT

08th February, 2016 at 15:28:01
Expands footprint with Asian-facing operators.

Game developer and platform provider, Habanero Systems has clinched a deal with live dealer operator Asia Gaming for the provision of its full suite of gaming content.

Full Story: Asia Gaming Take On Habanero Content »

888 SEEKS APPROVAL FOR APPOINTMENT OF CEO

08th February, 2016 at 15:28:01
Mattingley to step back into sole role of executive chairman.

888 Holdings has reportedly submitted for regulatory approval from multiple jurisdiction authorities for the appointment of current chief operations officer Itai Freiberger as chief executive officer (see previous reports).

Full Story: 888 Seeks Approval For Appointment Of Ceo »

BRISTOW TO CHAIR GAMLG

08th February, 2016 at 15:28:01
Seasoned UK crime fighter to head Anti-Money Laundering initiative.

Keith Bristow, former Director-General of the UK National Crime Agency has been named chairman of the newly established Gambling Anti-Money Laundering Group (GAMLG) whose members include the Association of British Bookmakers (ABB) and the Remote Gambling Association (RGA).

Full Story: Bristow To Chair Gamlg »

SBTECH IN CONTENT DEAL WITH QUICKSPIN

08th February, 2016 at 10:25:32
Full suite of games across desktop and mobile.

SBTech has signed-up for suite of games from Stockholm-based developer Quickspin.

Full Story: Sbtech In Content Deal With Quickspin »

TABCORP AND TATTS HYPOCRITICAL SAYS SPORTSBET ON ONLINE IN-PLAY BETTING (Update)

08th February, 2016 at 10:25:32
Seeking to maintain monopoly retail position.

Paddy Power -owned Australian online bookmaker Sportsbet has hit out at Tabcorp and Tatts Group, saying their opposition to legalising online in-play betting is hypocritical and merely a protectionist move in terms of preserving their business in retail outlets.

Full Story: Tabcorp And Tatts Hypocritical Says Sportsbet On Online In-play Betting (update) »