Gambling News 10th June, 2016

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BETTER NEWS FOR BET365

10th June, 2016 at 15:25:31
Following that hefty Australian fine....a licence to operate in Bulgaria.

UK online gambling group Bet365, which was hammered this week by a A$2.75 million fine in Australia (see previous report) evened things out with better news as the week ended - an operating licence from the Bulgarian regulator.

Full Story: Better News For Bet365 »

RANK PLC SUBSIDIARY LAUNCHES NEW SPORTSBOOK

10th June, 2016 at 15:25:31
Debut is the result of an agreement signed late January this year.

Grosvenor Casinos, a subsidiary of the UK listed Rank Group has announced the launch in time for the European football championship games of a new Kambi-powered sportsbook.

Full Story: Rank Plc Subsidiary Launches New Sportsbook »

IN-PLAY BETTING BLOW FOR OPERATORS IN AUSTRALIA

10th June, 2016 at 08:07:30
Northern Territory licensing jurisdiction orders operators to cease offering in-play action within 28 days.

The Northern Territory, an Australian province favoured by online gambling operators due to its reasonable tax regime, delivered a shock to the industry Friday, ordering its licensees to cease offering in-play betting within 28 days.

Full Story: In-play Betting Blow For Operators In Australia »

BETSOFT TO SUPPLY GAMES TO ITALIAN ONLINE GAMBLING GIANT

10th June, 2016 at 08:07:30
Deal with Microgame a coup for software provider.

Online gambling software provider BetSoft has announced an important game supply agreement with the major Italian land and online gambling group Microgame.

Full Story: Betsoft To Supply Games To Italian Online Gambling Giant »

ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATOR FINED $2.75 MILLION IN AUSTRALIA

10th June, 2016 at 08:07:30
Bet365 hammered by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission regarding false claims of free bets for players.

The Australian operation of UK online gambling giant Bet365 has been fined A$2.75 million following legal action by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) over false claims of free bets for new customers.

Full Story: Online Gambling Operator Fined $2.75 Million In Australia »

GENTING DEAL GOOD FOR PLAYSTUDIOS

10th June, 2016 at 08:07:30
At least 40 Genting venues could order free-to-play online casino apps.

Social casino game developer Playstudios has inked an impressive deal with the Genting land and online gambling group that could see myVegas and myKonami free-to-play online casino apps installed at around 40 establishments operated in the UK by the gambling group.

Full Story: Genting Deal Good For Playstudios »

ENDORPHINA RE-LAUNCHES FOOTBALL SLOT

10th June, 2016 at 08:07:30
Euro 2016 has proved a stimulus for slot developers this year.

Another online gambling games developer - this time Prague-based Endorphina - has re-released a football-themed online slot in time to capitalise on the interest generated by the Euro 2016 football championships starting this week.

Full Story: Endorphina Re-launches Football Slot »