Gambling News 10th August, 2016

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BET-AT-HOME ADMITTED TO SELECTED INDICES ON FRANKFURT STOCK EXCHANGE

10th August, 2016 at 20:29:32
Hopes to attract wider private and institutional investment.

Bet-at-home.com AG has notified receipt of admission to the Regulated Market of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange "Prime Standard" by Deutsche Börse AG today.

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888/RANK CONSORTIUM SET OUT ACQUISITION RATIONALE (Update)

10th August, 2016 at 20:29:32
"Compelling value creation opportunity for William Hill and its shareholders".

888 Holdings and The Rank Group (888Rank) consortium have published their rationale on the benefits a combined business will bring following William Hill 's outright rejection of its bid and further non-engagement with the consortium.

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ONLINE GAMBLING FIRM OWNER AMONG WORLD'S TOP WOMEN BILLIONAIRES

10th August, 2016 at 20:29:32
Forbes singles out five women who have made it to the top internationally.

Online gambling entrepreneur Denise Coates placed second with a fortune of $3 billion on a list of 5 women billionaires which Forbes magazine stripped out of the world's 100 richest people this week.

Full Story: Online Gambling Firm Owner Among World's Top Women Billionaires »

PHILWEB LATEST (Update)

10th August, 2016 at 20:29:32
Ongpin to auction his 53.76 percent of the company, and Valdes hopes for a fresh start to save 5,000 jobs.

Media reports from Manila Wednesday are that the recently resigned chairman of Philweb, Roberto Ongpin, has announced that he is to sell his 53.76 percent stake in the company in what he claims is a last ditch effort to save the jobs of 5,000 employees, whilst PhilWeb president Dennis Valdes said he hopes for a fresh start and is reluctant to start firing people.

Full Story: Philweb Latest (update) »

EVERYGAME LAUNCH WITH EVERYMATRIX

10th August, 2016 at 20:29:32
Full service operator built on EveryMatrix platform.

Just launched, EveryGame.com is a new online gaming operation built on the EveryMatrix platform offering online casino and live casino games from Microgaming, NetEnt, Play'n GO, Evolution Gaming, NYX and iSoftBet as well as sportsbetting across web and mobile platforms.

Full Story: Everygame Launch With Everymatrix »

LEOVEGAS GROWTH STRATEGY BEARING FRUIT

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
But bottomline impacted by launch and marketing costs associated with new sportsbook and live casino.

Online gaming operator LeoVegas delivered a strong second quarter report for the period ending June 30, 2016 but growth was described as entirely organic due to the impact of costs associated with the launch of its new LeoVegas Sport and LeoVegas Live Casino verticals.

Full Story: Leovegas Growth Strategy Bearing Fruit »

ASA WARN CORAL INTERACTIVE

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
Over "misleading" promoted tweet.

A promoted tweet from Coral Interactive's Twitter account was the focus of the UK Advertising Standards Authority this week.

Full Story: Asa Warn Coral Interactive »

EXTREME LIVE GAMING APPOINT COO

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
Former head of casino for Betclic Everest Group tapped for the job.

Live dealer provider Extreme Live Gaming has appointed Dominic Bourke as chief operating officer.

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BETGENIUS REVAMPS BRAND IDENTITY

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
Following merger with Sporting Pulse.

Data-driven software provider Betgenius has completed a brand overhaul with the launch of a new website and logo following its merger with Sporting Pulse International under a new parent company Genius Sports.

Full Story: Betgenius Revamps Brand Identity »

BETFRED BACKS GLORYHUNTER FOOTBALL APP

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
Innovative take on fantasy sports team selections.

Wearegloryhunter.com has entered into an exclusive partnership with UK-based bookmaker Betfred.

Full Story: Betfred Backs Gloryhunter Football App »

FUN88 NAMED ASIAN AND LATAM PARTNER FOR TOTTENHAM HOTSPURS

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
For a second time.

English Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspurs "The Club" named betting operator FUN88 its official betting partner in the Asian and Latin American territories for the second time.

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OULALA IN PLATFORM DEAL WITH GAME INTERACTION

10th August, 2016 at 14:59:14
Expands into Italian market.

Malta-based daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator and B2B provider Oulala.com has tapped into the Italian market following a partnership deal agreed with gaming platform provider Game Interaction Group Ltd.

Full Story: Oulala In Platform Deal With Game Interaction »

NEW QUICKSPIN SLOT READY FOR LAUNCH NEXT WEEK

10th August, 2016 at 08:48:44
Gold Lab theme features science nerds on the ultimate quest to make gold.

A new online slot from Swedish game developer Quickspin is due for launch August 16, titled Gold Lab and featuring a theme based on the ultimate alchemist's goal - making gold.

Full Story: New Quickspin Slot Ready For Launch Next Week »

ONLINE CASINO OPERATOR IN CONTENT DEAL WITH iSOFTBET

10th August, 2016 at 08:48:44
BGO offers casino, bingo and slots titles to a growing customer base.

The London-based online gambling software and games provider iSoftBet announced another content deal Wednesday, this one with online casino operator BGO, which offers casino, bingo and slots titles to its growing customer base.

Full Story: Online Casino Operator In Content Deal With Isoftbet »