Gambling News 24th May, 2016

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RUBY SEVEN AND GENESIS GAMING PARTNER UP

24th May, 2016 at 22:41:25
Win/Win as Ruby Seven expands portfolio and Genesis widens footprint in social gaming sector.

Ruby Seven Studios will use Genesis Gaming content in its development of live and future social casinos following a licensing agreement announced Tuesday.

Full Story: Ruby Seven And Genesis Gaming Partner Up »

LUCKY PLAYERS AT WIN A DAY AND PKR CASINO

24th May, 2016 at 22:41:25
Pocket substantial jackpots.

Retired widow Melissa C., a Win A Day casino player recently won a $95,775 jackpot playing the operator's first 5x4 slot, Olympus.

Full Story: Lucky Players At Win A Day And Pkr Casino »

OPPOSITION MOUNTING AGAINST STEALTH R.A.W.A. INSERT (Update)

24th May, 2016 at 22:30:55
Lawmakers now alerted to Sen. Graham's political sleight-of-hand.

Opposition is growing to a stealth attempt by Sen. Lindsey Graham to insert Restoration of the American Wire Act online gambling ban language into a must-pass omnibus budget bill in Congress (see previous reports).

Full Story: Opposition Mounting Against Stealth R.a.w.a. Insert (update) »

RUBY SEVEN STUDIOS AND GENESIS GAMING IN GAME DISTRIBUTION DEAL

24th May, 2016 at 22:30:55
Live and future social casino games included in content agreement.

Ruby Seven Studios and Genesis Gaming have inked an agreement to licence Genesis Gaming's content for use in live and future social casino games developed by Ruby Seven Studios.

Full Story: Ruby Seven Studios And Genesis Gaming In Game Distribution Deal »

SETBACK FOR ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION IN PENNSYLVANIA (Update)

24th May, 2016 at 22:30:55
State House rejects omnibus gambling expansion bill...but all is not lost yet.

In a surprise move Tuesday a proposal to legalise online gambling that morphed into a wider gambling expansion bill (see previous reports) was shot down by Pennsylvanian lawmakers in a House vote that went 107 vs. 81 against the measure.

Full Story: Setback For Online Gambling Legalisation In Pennsylvania (update) »

GVC PLEASED WITH Q2 TRADING UPDATE

24th May, 2016 at 15:00:23
bwin.party delivering positive early results, says CEO.

GVC Holdings reported an 11 percent increase in revenue during a second quarter trading update ahead of its annual general meeting today.

Full Story: Gvc Pleased With Q2 Trading Update »

PLAYTECH ACQUIRES QUICKSPIN AB

24th May, 2016 at 15:00:23
M&A strategy kicks off.

Playtech has acquired Swedish games studio Quickspin AB for a maximum consideration of six times Quickspin's EBITDA in 2018, capped at Euro 50 million.

Full Story: Playtech Acquires Quickspin Ab »

GREENTUBE IN CONTENT SUPPLY DEAL WITH MR RINGO

24th May, 2016 at 15:00:23
Fresh design, fresh content.

Star World Ltd -owned Mr Ringo Casino has relaunched a new design with the inclusion of a range of Novomatic titles such as Lucky Lady's Charm deluxe and Book of Ra deluxe.

Full Story: Greentube In Content Supply Deal With Mr Ringo »

LONDON EXPANSION FOR KAMAGAMES

24th May, 2016 at 15:00:23
First UK office established.

Mobile social games developer KamaGames has established its first UK office in central London, a product of the next phase of its global expansion.

Full Story: London Expansion For Kamagames »

GREEK GOVERNMENT IMPOSES 35 PERCENT ACROSS ALL GAMBLING VERTICALS

24th May, 2016 at 15:00:23
As bailout programme demands additional Euro 1.5 billion.

The Greek Parliament voted for a 35 percent increase in revenue tax across all gambling products late Sunday as it seeks to find Euro 1.5 billion in additional taxes to ensure its next loan tranche is unlocked under the terms of the country's financial bailout programme.

Full Story: Greek Government Imposes 35 Percent Across All Gambling Verticals »

TITANBET IN CHELMSFORD CITY RACECOURSE SPONSORSHIP

24th May, 2016 at 15:00:23
Expands horserace sponsorship portfolio.

Online gambling operator Titanbet UK Sports has inked another horse racing sponsorship deal, this with Chelmsford City Racecourse for the first time.

Full Story: Titanbet In Chelmsford City Racecourse Sponsorship »

G.V.C. HOLDINGS ISSUES PRE-A.G.M. TRADING UPDATE

24th May, 2016 at 08:45:09
Upward momentum continues at online gambling group.

Ahead of its annual general meeting on the Isle of Man later today (Tuesday), GVC Holdings plc has issued a trading update.

Full Story: G.v.c. Holdings Issues Pre-a.g.m. Trading Update »

LEAP GAMING VIRTUAL SPORTS NOW ON NYX OPEN GAMES SERVER

24th May, 2016 at 08:45:09
Deal with 1X2Gaming expands availability.

Virtual Sports developer and provider Leap Gaming and games supplier 1X2Gaming have announced the launch of Virtual Sports content through the NYX Gaming Open Games Server.

Full Story: Leap Gaming Virtual Sports Now On Nyx Open Games Server »