Gambling News 28th June, 2016

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MANAGEMENT MOVES AT CANADIAN ONLINE GAMBLING GROUP

28th June, 2016 at 17:13:23
Two well-known names join the board of directors.

The Canadian online gambling group Intertain has announced that two industry veterans - Neil Goulden and Andrew McIver have joined the top management as chairman of the board and chief executive officer respectively.

Full Story: Management Moves At Canadian Online Gambling Group »

IMPERUS CHANGES ITS NAME....AGAIN

28th June, 2016 at 17:13:23
Tangelo is the new company title, effective today.

For the second time in as many years the Canadian social gaming company Imperus Technologies (formerly ISIS Labs) has changed its company title, and from June 28 will be rebranded Tangelo Games Corp.

Full Story: Imperus Changes Its Name....again »

Q2 TRADING UPDATE FROM BETSSON

28th June, 2016 at 09:06:05
Second quarter earnings and revenue impacted by lower sportsbook results and exchange rate fluctuations.

The Betsson gambling group has issued a trading update for Q2-2016, advising that group revenues are estimated to be between SEK 920 million and SEK 945 million, and the operating profit (EBIT) between SEK 140 million and SEK 175 million.

Full Story: Q2 Trading Update From Betsson »

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND ONLINE GAMBLING DEBACLE LINGERS ON (Update)

28th June, 2016 at 09:06:05
Province's auditor general won't deliver e-gaming report until the fall - Opposition protests.

The 2011 debacle that was Prince Edward Island's abortive attempt to set up a tribal online gambling licensing jurisdiction continues to excite political criticism and debate, with the Canadian province's parliament currently awaiting the provincial auditor general's report on the issue.

Full Story: Prince Edward Island Online Gambling Debacle Lingers On (update) »

PUNCHBET TAKES ON BETSOFT GAMES

28th June, 2016 at 09:06:05
Online casino and sportsbook operator augments games inventory.

Online and mobile casino and sportsbook operator PunchBets has added BetSoft games to its range of offerings to players.

Full Story: Punchbet Takes On Betsoft Games »

PENNSYLVANIA BUDGET BILL (INCLUDING E-GAMING) MOVES FORWARD

28th June, 2016 at 09:06:05
House Appropriations Committee on Monday approved a $31.5 billion state budget - House vote expected today (Tuesday)

Pennsylvania's controversial $31.5 billion budget bill, which includes legalised online gambling as a means to raise revenue, was passed by the House Appropriations Committee on Monday and could be voted on by the House today (Tuesday).

Full Story: Pennsylvania Budget Bill (including E-gaming) Moves Forward »