Gambling News 13th August, 2016

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ONLINE BOOKIE TO SPONSOR WOLVERHAMPTON WANDERERS

13th August, 2016 at 15:05:24
Three-year deal agreed.

21bet, an online bookmaker helmed by chief executive officer Richard Hogg, has announced that it has secured a three-year partnership deal with the football club Wolverhampton Wanderers, also known as the Wolves.

Full Story: Online Bookie To Sponsor Wolverhampton Wanderers »

TAX CHANGES AHEAD FOR U.K. ONLINE GAMBLING

13th August, 2016 at 08:06:10
Draft legislation aims to level the online - retail tax playing field.

Draft legislation has been prepared by the UK government proposing tax treatment changes to the country's online gaming industry designed to bring it in line with fixed-odds general betting, according to a report in Bloomberg business news.

Full Story: Tax Changes Ahead For U.k. Online Gambling »

BETCONSTRUCT TO AID HOLLYWOODBETS IN AFRICAN VENTURE

13th August, 2016 at 08:06:10
Online gambling games and technology provider to provide sports betting and customer service facilities.

Online gambling software and solutions provider BetConstruct has announced a collaborative agreement with Hollywoodbets International which will assist the latter in its venture into the African sports betting market.

Full Story: Betconstruct To Aid Hollywoodbets In African Venture »

TEMPOBET STRIKES MANCHESTER CITY DEAL

13th August, 2016 at 08:06:10
Online sportsbook becomes Official Regional Betting Partner for Asia

Online sportsbook Tempobet has signed another multi-year football sponsorship deal, this time becoming Official Partner for the Manchester City football club.

Full Story: Tempobet Strikes Manchester City Deal »

AUSTRALIA'S NORTHERN TERRITORY ISSUES SECOND WARNING TO HALT IN-PLAY BETTING OFFERS (Update)

13th August, 2016 at 08:06:10
Operators have 28 days to cease and desist.

Australia's popular Northern Territory gambling licensing jurisdiction has again warned operators which it licenses that they must within 28 days cease offering in-play betting.

Full Story: Australia's Northern Territory Issues Second Warning To Halt In-play Betting Offers (update) »

NEW JERSEY ONLINE GAMBLING ENJOYS A PROFITABLE JULY

13th August, 2016 at 08:06:10
Online revenues grow 38.6 percent year-on-year.

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement released its July 2016 figures Friday, reporting that online gambling continues to prosper, delivering revenues up 38.6 percent year-on-year of $17.37 million (July 2015: $12.53 million).

Full Story: New Jersey Online Gambling Enjoys A Profitable July »

SMARTLIVE SURRENDERS U.K. ONLINE GAMBLING LICENCE (Update)

13th August, 2016 at 08:06:10
Suspension and criticism of Betowen activity preceded surrender.

Smart Live Gaming, which suffered the indignity of a licence suspension by the UK Gambling Commission and criticism of the questionable conduct of its Betowen subsidiary last week (see previous reports) has surrendered its Combined Remote Operating License and General Betting Operating License as well as the associated Gambling Software License, the Commission advised Friday.

Full Story: Smartlive Surrenders U.k. Online Gambling Licence (update) »