Gambling News 10th September, 2016

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BETFAIR IN AUSSIE LICENCE SWITCH

10th September, 2016 at 08:32:17
Betting exchange to switch to Northern Territory licensing, but will maintain presence in Tasmania.

The Australian operation of online betting exchange Betfair, which has been a wholly owned subsidiary of local casino operator Crown Resorts since 2014, has announced that it is switching its licensing jurisdiction from Tasmania to the Northern Territory, but will maintain a physical presence in Tasmania, where it employs a staff of 50.

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THAI POLICE IN ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

10th September, 2016 at 08:32:17
Month-long investigation leads to raid by the authorities.

A 30-strong raiding party made up of Thai anti-money laundering and police officials considerably outnumbered the six people arrested when police shut down an illegal online gambling venue in Bangkok's Bang Khunthian district Friday.

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E-SPORTS LEAGUE IN DEAL WITH SPORTS EVENT COMPANY

10th September, 2016 at 08:32:17
Combined resources with AEG will help to "broaden the reach of eSports around the world."

The eSports league tournament organiser ESL has reached out to the traditional sports world as it expands ever faster, and has inked a deal with US sports event company AEG, according to a report in VentureBeat.

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NEW PLAYSON ONLINE SLOT LAUNCHED

10th September, 2016 at 08:32:17
Malta-based developer announces that Art of the Heist is now live.

The Malta-based online gambling games developer Playson has announced that its omni-channel HD slot Art of the Heist has gone live.

Full Story: New Playson Online Slot Launched »