Gambling News 04th March, 2016

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MOBILE CASINO REVEALS PLANS FOR AN I.P.O.

04th March, 2016 at 15:57:21
Prospectus released, with a target date for listing on Nasdaq First North Premier of March 17 this year.

Mobile casino operator LeoVegas has published a prospectus and announced that it will be listed on Nasdaq First North Premier on March 17th, 2016.

Full Story: Mobile Casino Reveals Plans For An I.p.o. »

PADDY POWER: TRYING TO MAKE LEMONADE FROM LEMONS

04th March, 2016 at 15:57:21
Online gambling group leverages its reputation for controversial advertising in latest ads.

Online and land gambling group Paddy Power has made a business out of controversial and often humorous advertising....not always with the intended results, as the Advertising Standards Authority statistics show - one of its ads was the most complained about in British advertising history (see previous reports).

Full Story: Paddy Power: Trying To Make Lemonade From Lemons »

PADDY POWER MARKETING CHIEF STEPS DOWN

04th March, 2016 at 15:57:21
Gav Thompson had been in the hot seat for just under a year.

The new merged Paddy Power-Betfair group, despite announcements about maintaining both brands, has revealed that Paddy Power chief marketing officer Gav Thompson - hired only in April last year - is to step down.

Full Story: Paddy Power Marketing Chief Steps Down »

NEW YORK GAMBLING RING DEFENDANTS PLEAD NOT GUILTY (Update)

04th March, 2016 at 08:04:03
Five Californians appear in New York court charged with running a $32 million illegal enterprise.

The Queens County District Attorney's Office in New York announced this week that 17 individuals allegedly connected to a $32 million illegal online sports betting ring have entered not guilty pleas.

Full Story: New York Gambling Ring Defendants Plead Not Guilty (update) »

CHINESE STAMPEDE STYMIES CAMBODIAN LAND CASINO OPERATORS

04th March, 2016 at 08:04:03
Chinese in Cambodia panicked following a raid on a villa in Sihanoukville.

Actions by Cambodian, Interpol and Chinese enforcement agencies in Sihanoukville, Cambodia late last year continue to impact the local mainly casino gambling economy, reports the Phnom Penh Post this week.

Full Story: Chinese Stampede Stymies Cambodian Land Casino Operators »

PLAYSCREEN OPTS FOR CASHBET PLATFORM

04th March, 2016 at 08:04:03
US games developer inks deal with mobile gambling platform provider.

The mobile gambling platform provider CashBet has inked a games supply deal with US developer PlayScreen, which will provide iOS compatible mobile games though its real-money mobile casino app Casino Cash.

Full Story: Playscreen Opts For Cashbet Platform »

MORE ONLINE CASINO CLOSURES

04th March, 2016 at 08:04:03
Duel 5, Lucky Balls and Casino Broceliande advise imminent exit from online gambling market.

The managements at three more online casino sites have advised their players that the operations will be closing with effect from March 10 this year.

Full Story: More Online Casino Closures »

QUICKSPIN SIGNS 188BET GAMES DEAL

04th March, 2016 at 08:04:03
Games portfolio to go live with Isle of Man-based sportsbook operator.

The Swedish online slots specialist developer Quickspin has agreed a new deal to provide its games on the casino tab of 188BET.com.

Full Story: Quickspin Signs 188bet Games Deal »