Gambling News 29th June, 2016

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NEW GAMES, E-PROCESSOR FOR CASHBET

29th June, 2016 at 16:29:56
Paysafe and Booming Games join the team.

Online gambling operator and turnkey provider CashBet has announced new partnerships in e-processing and games, signing agreements with Paysafe for Skrill and Neteller facilities, and augmenting its gaming suite with new offerings from up-and-coming developer Booming Games.

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CEO OF FINNISH CONSOLIDATED ONLINE GAMBLING GROUP NAMED

29th June, 2016 at 16:29:56
Veikkaus will be helmed by Olli Sarekoski.

Finland's state-owned and soon-to-be merged gambling interests, which will operate under the single Veikkaus brand from the beginning of next year (see previous report), will be headed by Olli Sarekoski, currently the executive vice president of temporary parent FRV Evo Oy.

Full Story: Ceo Of Finnish Consolidated Online Gambling Group Named »

FASTER CASH-OUTS AT BETVICTOR

29th June, 2016 at 16:29:56
New in-house developed app should prove popular with impatient punters.

Online gambling group BetVictor has launched a new app which should prove popular with the punters - it speeds up the cash-out process.

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BRITAIN'S ADVERTISING STANDARDS AUTHORITY BANS SKY VEGAS ADVERT.

29th June, 2016 at 16:29:56
Roulette Rock Star ad. deemed to glamourise gambling.

The UK's Advertising Standards Authority has banned a Sky Vegas gambling television advertisement, claiming that its central character glamorises gambling.

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ONLINE GAMBLING BILL APPROVED BY PENNSYLVANIA HOUSE

29th June, 2016 at 10:09:02
Pushed through as part of a budget bill, the online gambling legalisation measure now moves to the state Senate.

In the Pennsylvanian House Tuesday Rep. John Payne's online gambling legalisation bill HB2105, packaged with the state's budget bill, passed on a vote of 114-85, and is on its way to the Senate on a tight deadline.

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BAD PUBLICITY FOR BET365

29th June, 2016 at 10:09:02
Punter's case taken up by influential UK newspaper.

The Guardian, one of the UK's influential daily newspapers, has given exposure to an online punter's claim that Bet365 has been stalling on payment of GBP 54,000 in winnings since April.

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NEW ONLINE SLOT FROM PUSH GAMING

29th June, 2016 at 10:09:02
Gems of the Gods is a 5x5 multi-featured game.

Online gambling games developer Push Gaming has launched a new 5x5 online slot titled Gems of the Gods with features that include multipliers, free spins, scatters and wilds set against a gemstone and Mount Olympus theme.

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AUSSIE GAMBLING GROUP FINED FOR ALCOHOL-RELATED PROMOTIONAL ADVERT

29th June, 2016 at 10:09:02
UBet convicted In New South Wales first.

Tasmania-based UBet, an Australian betting subsidiary of the Tatts Group, has become the first company in New South Wales to be convicted of promoting drinking while gambling under new laws.

Full Story: Aussie Gambling Group Fined For Alcohol-related Promotional Advert »

BETSSON ADVERTISING ACCOUNT AWARDED TO LONDON AGENCY

29th June, 2016 at 10:09:02
Leo Burnett appointed international advertising strategy and creative lead agency.

Swedish betting group Betsson AB has awarded its substantial international advertising strategy and creative lead contract to the London agency Leo Burnett, which has prior experience on commissions from Ladbrokes and emerged victorious from a competitive pitch for the Betsson account run by Agency Insight.

Full Story: Betsson Advertising Account Awarded To London Agency »