Gambling News 10th March, 2016

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DESPITE STRONG HEADWINDS, 32RED CONTINUES TO PROSPER

10th March, 2016 at 17:00:51
FY2015 results break company records.

Good results have come to be expected as the norm at online gambling group 32Red, and full year 2015 numbers released Thursday did not disappoint, despite what the company called "significant external regulatory and tax headwinds" (read p.o.c. tax increases in the UK).

Full Story: Despite Strong Headwinds, 32red Continues To Prosper »

RANK GROUP LAUNCHES ON BEDE ONLINE PLATFORM

10th March, 2016 at 17:00:51
Agreement comes to fruition as Rank goes live with new platform across Mecca and Grosvenor brands.

An agreement signed late last year by digital platform supplier Bede Gaming and the online operations of the Rank Group plc (see previous reports) came to fruition this week when Rank announced that the platform is now live across its Mecca and Grosvenor online brands and mobile apps, and expects to follow suit with Spanish brand Enracha in the near future.

Full Story: Rank Group Launches On Bede Online Platform »

SKY BETTING AND GAMING MOVES TO ENSURE IT HAS ENOUGH I.T. STAFF

10th March, 2016 at 17:00:51
Online gambling group invests GBP 1.5 million in academy project.

The UK online gambling group Sky Betting and Gaming has ensured that it has the right technical people - and enough of them - for the future by investing GBP 1.5 million in its new graduate software academy project.

Full Story: Sky Betting And Gaming Moves To Ensure It Has Enough I.t. Staff »

NEW C.M.O. FOR TABCORP

10th March, 2016 at 17:00:51
Claire Murphy appointed to head up marketing for Aussie gambling group.

Australian gambling group Tabcorp has promoted from within to replace chief marketing officer Michael Smith, who left after just ten months in office towards the end of last year (see previous report).

Full Story: New C.m.o. For Tabcorp »

NETENT WINS TAX APPEAL (Update)

10th March, 2016 at 07:29:12
Administrative Court of Appeal rules in online gambling software provider's favour.

Swedish online gambling software provider NetEnt has won its long-running legal dispute with the Swedish taxman, announcing Thursday that a ruling from the Swedish Administrative Court of Appeal has approved NetEnt's appeal and reversed an earlier ruling by the Administrative Court and the Swedish Tax Agency's review.

Full Story: Netent Wins Tax Appeal (update) »