Gambling News 21st September, 2016

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BOARD CHANGES AT LADBROKES

21st September, 2016 at 20:19:17
In anticipation of transition to Ladbrokes Coral merged business.

Ladbrokes announced changes to various non-executive director positions Wednesday as the company prepares to transition to Ladbrokes Coral.

Full Story: Board Changes At Ladbrokes »

BETWAY CLINCH ANOTHER BELGIAN SPONSORSHIP

21st September, 2016 at 20:19:17
High profile deal will boost operators presence in the country.

Betway Sportsbook has entered into its second high profile sponsorship deal in under a week, the first with RSC Anderlecht (see previous reports).

Full Story: Betway Clinch Another Belgian Sponsorship »

SENIOR EXECUTIVE DEPARTURES AT TATTS GROUP

21st September, 2016 at 20:19:17
Tabcorp exec to fill COO role.

Australian gaming operator Tatts Group has announced the retirement of chief operating officer Barrie Fletton who has spent a cumulative 24 years with the company.

Full Story: Senior Executive Departures At Tatts Group »

POKERSTARS CASINO PUNTERS IN THE MONEY

21st September, 2016 at 20:19:17
Three substantial wins in quick succession.

PokerStars Casino has notified three jackpot hits, all within a relatively short space of time and awarded to long standing PokerStars customers.

Full Story: Pokerstars Casino Punters In The Money »

32RED DELIVERS AGAIN

21st September, 2016 at 13:17:29
Continues "excellent operational momentum"

Online gaming company 32Red Plc has turned in another impressive set of results for the six month period ending June 30 2016.

Full Story: 32red Delivers Again »

NSOFT LAUNCH SEVEN MOBILE CHANNEL

21st September, 2016 at 13:17:29
In partnership with BalkanBet.

Software solutions provider NSoft has launched its new Seven Mobile Channel with BalkanBet, its largest Serbian customer.

Full Story: Nsoft Launch Seven Mobile Channel »

BHA SELECTS GENIUS SPORTS MONITORING

21st September, 2016 at 13:17:29
Strengthens sports integrity measures.

The British Horseracing Authority has selected Genius Sports to provide an automated price monitoring system to enhance its integrity analysts' ability to identify and investigate irregular betting patterns in real-time.

Full Story: Bha Selects Genius Sports Monitoring »

MAJOR CHINESE CROSS-BORDER ONLINE GAMBLING BUST

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Online gambling ring believed to have generated US$48 million since early 2015.

Chinese police in east China's Jiangsu Province have brought down an online cross-border gambling ring, Xinhua reported Tuesday.

Full Story: Major Chinese Cross-border Online Gambling Bust »

AUSSIE GAMBLING GROUP IN MARTIAL ARTS SPONSORSHIP

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Tabcorp enters multi-year agreement with Ultimate Fighting Championship.

The Australian online and land gambling group Tabcorp has announced a multi-year sponsorship deal with the martial arts entertainment organisation Ultimate Fighting Championship.

Full Story: Aussie Gambling Group In Martial Arts Sponsorship »

PENNSYLVANIA AWAITS ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION OUTCOME (Update)

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Opposition expected in the state Senate.

Local media reports from Pennsylvania indicate that the passage of an omnibus gambling bill that includes DFS and online gambling legalisation elements could be pushed out to the end of the current legislative season in November.

Full Story: Pennsylvania Awaits Online Gambling Legalisation Outcome (update) »

PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND ONLINE GAMBLING REPORT NEARING COMPLETION

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Public will have immediate access to AG's report.

The long-awaited review by the Port Edward Island Attorney General on the Canadian province's abortive attempt to enter the online gambling regulatory sector through a local tribe (see previous reports) could be imminent.

Full Story: Prince Edward Island Online Gambling Report Nearing Completion »

BET365 ENJOYS ANOTHER PROFITABLE YEAR

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Revenues and profits soar at UK online gambling group.

Online gambling giant Bet365 has turned in another impressive annual set of results for the year ended March 27, reporting that revenue and profits both grew significantly, with the following highlights:

Full Story: Bet365 Enjoys Another Profitable Year »

NYX GAMING IN DEAL WITH GEO-LOCATION FIRM

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Collaboration with GeoComply takes strides in attracting millennials to on-site gambling.

NYX Gaming Group (NYX), announced a partnership with GeoComply Solutions, Inc. Wednesday, saying the deal will marry NYX's full-service Digital Gaming System (DGS) with GeoComply's pINpoint hyper-accurate geolocation and anti-fraud tools.

Full Story: Nyx Gaming In Deal With Geo-location Firm »

ITALIAN ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATORS TO BE INCLUDED IN PRIVACY ENQUIRY

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Italian data protection regulator announces compliance investigation.

The Italian data privacy protection regulator has announced that online gambling operators will be included in its enquiry this year to ensure that companies comply with the relevant legislation, according to a report in the publication Gaming Techlaw.

Full Story: Italian Online Gambling Operators To Be Included In Privacy Enquiry »

REMOTE GAMING ASSOCIATION URGES POLISH GOVERNMENT TO RECONSIDER ONLINE TAX LAWS

21st September, 2016 at 08:37:14
Tax gross profits rather than turnover, says trade association.

The Remote Gaming Association, a trade body that represents most of Europe's major online gambling companies, has urged the Polish government to reconsider its online sports betting tax regime and change it to one based on gross profits rather than turnover.

Full Story: Remote Gaming Association Urges Polish Government To Reconsider Online Tax Laws »