Gambling News 26th May, 2016

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BETCLIC BAGS FIRST PORTUGUESE ONLINE GAMBLING LICENCE

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
Adds new licensing and regulatory jurisdiction to its Malta and French licenses.

The French online gambling group Betclic Everest has claimed the first online sports betting licence in the new Portuguese national regulatory jurisdiction, Regulaç

Full Story: Betclic Bags First Portuguese Online Gambling Licence »

CLOUD TALES ONLINE SLOT RELEASED BY iSOFTBET

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
Available in both HTML5 and Flash formats.

Online gambling games developer and platform provider iSoftBet has announced the release on June 1st of its latest online slot, titled Cloud Tales.

Full Story: Cloud Tales Online Slot Released By Isoftbet »

U.K. AD AGENCIES WIN PADDY POWER-BETFAIR CONTRACTS

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
Millions of pounds sterling in the budget.

The merged Paddy Power-Betfair gambling group has effected major changes to its advertising agencies, according to a report in the marketing publication Campaign Live this week, which revealed that the group's multi-million pound sterling marketing account will be handled by MediaCom, controlling planning and media buying, with creative work going to the Lucky Generals agency.

Full Story: U.k. Ad Agencies Win Paddy Power-betfair Contracts »

LADBROKES ANNOUNCES NEW TWEAK TO IN-PLAY BETTING

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
'Edit My Acca' function allows players to ring the changes on their football accumulator bets...whilst the matches are being played!

Ladbrokes has announced changes to its accumulator betting rules with the addition of "Edit My Acca" functionality which allows players to ring the changes on their football accumulator bets whilst the matches are being played.

Full Story: Ladbrokes Announces New Tweak To In-play Betting »

SHAREHOLDERS VOTE AGAINST PAYSAFE GROUP EXEC REMUNERATION PROPOSAL

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
Annual general meeting produces an unpleasant surprise for directors.

The Isle of Man-based payment processor Paysafe Group plc may have turned in some impressive results this week, but its annual general meeting produced some unpleasant surprises for the directors when 52 percent of shareholders voted against the group's executive payment scheme.

Full Story: Shareholders Vote Against Paysafe Group Exec Remuneration Proposal »

EVERYMATRIX EVERYWHERE

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
White label online gambling provider opens office in Vietnam.

Online gambling white label provider EveryMatrix has announced the opening of its tenth international office in Vietnam. The new establishment will be involved in software development and occupies premises in Ho Chi Minh City.

Full Story: Everymatrix Everywhere »

ANOTHER STRONG QUARTER FOR NYX GAMING

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
Key operating parameters all performing well.

NYX Gaming Group Limited has released its financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2016, highlighting a number of key advances:

Full Story: Another Strong Quarter For Nyx Gaming »

NEW ONLINE CASINO AND SPORTSBETTING PLATFORM LAUNCHED IN ROMANIA

26th May, 2016 at 15:40:01
Desktop and mobile devices catered for.

Betano.com, an online platform for sports bets and casino has officially launched in Romania, offering both desktop and mobile formats.

Full Story: New Online Casino And Sportsbetting Platform Launched In Romania »

PENNSYLVANIA LAWMAKERS' CONFUSION EXPLAINED (Update)

26th May, 2016 at 07:25:09
Simple error could have (temporarily) scuppered Payne bill.

Media reports from Pennsylvania outline possible reasons behind the apparent confusion of lawmakers Tuesday in rejecting two gambling bills featuring online elements (see previous reports).

Full Story: Pennsylvania Lawmakers' Confusion Explained (update) »