Gambling News 13th June, 2016

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FAVOURIT CLOSED FOLLOWING AUSSIE STOCK EXCHANGE CONCERNS (Update)

13th June, 2016 at 20:47:02
Celsius Coal IPO on hold due to concerns regarding legality of Favourit Global operations in some jurisdictions.

The abrupt closure of Australian online gambling company Favourit Global last week (see previous report) has been explained as being a result of a failed Australian Stock Exchange listing by the new owners Celsius Coal.

Full Story: Favourit Closed Following Aussie Stock Exchange Concerns (update) »

NETENT ON THE HUNT FOR NEW CFO

13th June, 2016 at 14:50:24
Hedengren chasing new challenges.

NetEnt is searching for a successor for chief financial officer Maria Hedengren who will leave the company after 5 years in the role to take up a similar position at another firm.

Full Story: Netent On The Hunt For New Cfo »

WILLIAM HILL PARTNERS EVER ADVENTURE

13th June, 2016 at 14:50:24
Companies to collaborate on new casino project ideas

Real-money social casino company Ever Adventure will collaborate with William Hill in developing a roadmap to engage casino players and appeal to the wider, more casual casino market.

Full Story: William Hill Partners Ever Adventure »

BETBRIGHT INTEGRATES RACING POST PACKAGE

13th June, 2016 at 14:50:24
Expands football sports offer with supporting content.

UK operator BetBright has integrated a football package from Racing Post Sport.

Full Story: Betbright Integrates Racing Post Package »

ECOGRA SECURES MAJOR DANISH REGULATORY COMPLIANCE CONTRACT

13th June, 2016 at 07:49:08
Danske Spil A/S awards multi-year inspection and testing responsibilities to independent audit company.

The independent regulatory compliance testing and standards company eCOGRA has scored a major coup in the online gambling auditing and advisory sector following the award of a four-year contract by Denmark's largest gambling group, Danske Spil A/S.

Full Story: Ecogra Secures Major Danish Regulatory Compliance Contract »

G.V.C. PASSES THE NEW JERSEY REGULATOR'S INSPECTION

13th June, 2016 at 07:49:08
Preliminary investigation determines that recently acquired Bwin.Party licenses in New Jersey remain valid and there is no need for an additional transaction waiver.

The European-based online gambling group GVC Holdings, has announced that on June 9 the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement issued an order concluding its preliminary investigation of GVC in connection with its acquisition of Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment plc.

Full Story: G.v.c. Passes The New Jersey Regulator's Inspection »