Gambling News 06th August, 2016

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ONLINE CASINO OPERATOR'S LICENCE SUSPENDED BY U.K. GAMBLING COMMISSION

06th August, 2016 at 09:18:54
Smart TV Broadcasting Ltd activity under review by the UK regulator.

The UK Gambling Commission confirmed Friday that it has suspended the online gambling licensing awarded to Smart TV Broadcasting Ltd to operate online casinos like Guruplay.com, Smartlivebaccarat.com, Smartlivebingo.com, Smartliveblackjack.com, Smartlivecasino.com, Smartlivepoker.com and Smartlivesports.com.

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MGM RESORTS INCREASINGLY LEVERAGES MOBILE GAMBLING OPPORTUNITIES

06th August, 2016 at 09:18:54
Vegas giant hopes to engage with millennials by catering to their preferences.

The latest MGM Resorts business reportage includes information on the Las Vegas gambling giant's increasing use of mobile and online activity to engage with the sought-after millennial demographic - a major element in its future plans for continued success.

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SCIENTIFIC GAMES SHARES TANK ON NEWS OF MANAGEMENT CHANGES (Update)

06th August, 2016 at 09:18:54
Friday's news that Gavin Isaacs is to step down as CEO triggers a shareholder reaction.

The announcement Friday that the respected Scientific Games CEO Gavin Isaacs has handed the reins over to former Norwegian Cruise Lines chief executive Kevin Sheehan (see previous reports) had an unintended and immediate consequence...the group's share price dived 16 percent in Friday trading.

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WILL BITCOIN REMAIN AN ANONYMOUS VEHICLE FOR GAMBLING TRANSACTIONS?

06th August, 2016 at 09:18:54
European Commission anti-money laundering amendments may threaten one of Bitcoin's top attractions.

One of the main player attractions of the cyber-currency Bitcoin is probably the anonymity of transactions in which it used, but that could become a thing of the past according to an article in Gaming Tech Law this week.

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NEW THIRD PARTY GAMES FOR ORYX INVENTORY

06th August, 2016 at 09:18:54
Online gambling games supplier enhances portfolio with products from Gamomat.

Online gambling games supplier Oryx Gaming has enhanced its inventory with another three new games from the Gamomat studios following the success of 15 previous additions.

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EXTRAORDINARY LUCK FOR ROYAL PANDA CASINO PLAYER

06th August, 2016 at 09:18:54
Two six-figure wins in a week.

The Royal Panda online casino has announced unfortunately very brief details of the extraordinary good fortune of one of its players over the period of a single week, reporting that just a few days after joining the casino a player identified only as Scott scored a GBP 125,000 win.

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