Gambling News 14th September, 2016

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NYX MAKE KEY EXECUTIVE APPOINTMENTS

14th September, 2016 at 22:02:32
To support group's significant growth.

NYX Gaming Group has welcomed Jason Walbridge and Eric Matejevich to its Group Executive Team with immediate effect.

Full Story: Nyx Make Key Executive Appointments »

WAGERS TO REACH ALMOST ONE TRILLION DOLLARS BY 2021

14th September, 2016 at 22:02:32
According to latest Juniper Research report.

The latest data from Juniper Research indicates that global online gambling wagers will approach $1 Trillion by 2021, equaling total global spend on digital goods and services forecasts.

Full Story: Wagers To Reach Almost One Trillion Dollars By 2021 »

ASA SANCTIONS ANOTHER CORAL INTERACTIVE PROMO

14th September, 2016 at 22:02:32
Outdated promotion distributed in error.

Coral Interactive advertising was the subject of scrutiny again by the UK Advertising Standards Authority, the fourth time in the past fortnight.

Full Story: Asa Sanctions Another Coral Interactive Promo »

PARIPLAY LAUNCH EYEON MOBILE GAMING PLATFORM

14th September, 2016 at 22:02:32
For land-based casinos to extend customer engagement on and off property.

Gaming tech firm Pariplay Ltd. has launched a new mobile gaming platform which will enable land-based casino patrons access to real-money and free-play casino gaming via a branded iOS or Android App for mobile and desktop.

Full Story: Pariplay Launch Eyeon Mobile Gaming Platform »

ISOFTBET TO INTEGRATE TOM HORN CONTENT

14th September, 2016 at 22:02:32
Full suite of online and mobile casino games.

Software developer Tom Horn Gaming has clinched a deal with iSoftBet in which its full suite of online and mobile casino content will be integrated to iSoftBet's Game Aggregation Platform.

Full Story: Isoftbet To Integrate Tom Horn Content »

HERO GAMING LAUNCH BETSER SPORTSBOOK

14th September, 2016 at 22:02:32
Social twist on traditional sports betting offer.

Malta-based software developer and operator Hero Gaming has launched Betser sportsbook, a product based on the same gamification behind its Casino Heroes success story, which aims to offer customers a new and more entertaining way to bet on sports.

Full Story: Hero Gaming Launch Betser Sportsbook »

VALENCIA CLUB DE FUTBOL PARTNERS S36

14th September, 2016 at 11:23:37
Selects Asian Regional Betting Partner.

La Liga football club Valencia CF has partnered Asian-facing operator S36.com for the 2016/17 football season.

Full Story: Valencia Club De Futbol Partners S36 »

PAGCOR INVITES OFFSHORE GAMBLING LICENSE APPLICATIONS (Update)

14th September, 2016 at 11:23:37
New licensing regime aims to curtail illegal operations.

After a tumultuous month in which the Philippines State-owned regulator declined to renew PhilWeb Corp's technology contract and the ensuing shut down of over 480 egames and ebingo outlets (see previous reports), PAGCOR has invited letters of intent for the application of offshore gaming licenses to shore up lost revenue and curtail illegal operators.

Full Story: Pagcor Invites Offshore Gambling License Applications (update) »

PAGCOR REVOKES MORE LICENSES

14th September, 2016 at 09:17:58
More details on expensive new licenses for operators who agree not to target Filipinos.

The Philippines regulator, state-owned Pagcor, has announced the licence revocations of another 197 venues as it conforms with President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign against online gambling.

Full Story: Pagcor Revokes More Licenses »

PENNSYLVANIA LAND CASINO LAUNCHES ONLINE IN NEW JERSEY

14th September, 2016 at 09:17:58
SugarHouse operates in collaboration with New Jersey-licensed Golden Nugget.

The regulated online gambling market in New Jersey has a new contender following the news Monday that Philadelphia's SugarHouse Casino land operator has launched an online casino in collaboration with New Jersey-licensed online operator Golden Nugget.

Full Story: Pennsylvania Land Casino Launches Online In New Jersey »

QUEBEC SECURITIES HEARING ON AMAYA TRANSACTIONS WEIGHS EVIDENCE (Update)

14th September, 2016 at 09:17:58
But AMF investigator admits under cross-examination that he does not know what was said in relevant phone calls.

In Montreal, a preliminary hearing by the L'Autorite des marches financiers (AMF), Quebec's securities regulator, considered evidence on allegations that 12 people improperly used access to privileged information about impending acquisitions by the Amaya online gambling group to reap nearly $1.5 million in questionable profit over five years.

Full Story: Quebec Securities Hearing On Amaya Transactions Weighs Evidence (update) »

KAMA GAMES SOFTWARE CERTIFIED BY iTECH LABS

14th September, 2016 at 09:17:58
Games developer's RNG certified fair and compliant with UK Gambling Commission requirements.

The Dublin-based social games developer for mobile platforms, Kama Games, has announced that its RNG has been certified as fair and in line with the UK Gambling Commission standards following extensive testing by the independent company iTech Labs.

Full Story: Kama Games Software Certified By Itech Labs »

NORTH AMERICAN E-SPORTS TEAMS FORM PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION

14th September, 2016 at 09:17:58
Seven teams comprise the new Professional eSports Association.

Seven North American eSports teams - Team Solomid, Cloud9, Team Liquid, Counter Logic Gaming, Immortals, NRG eSports and compLexity - have formed a professional league which will come into force next January, branded the Professional eSports Association (PEA).

Full Story: North American E-sports Teams Form Professional Association »

ULTRAPLAY INTRODUCES ODDS ON E-SPORTS ACTION

14th September, 2016 at 09:17:58
Odds on Crossfire and HALO now available.

Sofia-based bettting solutions provider UltraPlay has further entrenched its pioneering position in eSports betting by releasing two new games for its partner sites ggBet, VitalBet, BetEast and eBettle.

Full Story: Ultraplay Introduces Odds On E-sports Action »