Gambling News 20th October, 2016

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BETWAY THE LATEST ONLINE BOOKIE TO BECOME A B.H.A. AUTHORISED BETTING PARTNER

20th October, 2016 at 15:38:58
Online operator signs three year agreement with British Horseracing Authority.

Online gambling operator Betway has become the latest bookmaking firm to agree to voluntary payments over the next three years to the British Horseracing Authority in return for accreditation as an Authorised Betting Partner.

Full Story: Betway The Latest Online Bookie To Become A B.h.a. Authorised Betting Partner »

DRAFTKINGS COLLUSION CHARGES DISMISSED? (Update)

20th October, 2016 at 15:38:58
Chicago fantasy sports player claims he has been cleared by DraftKings, but why no announcement from DraftKings?

InfoPowa readers may recall a story that surfaced last month in which allegations were made that there was suspected collusion in a million dollar fantasy sports competition at DraftKings.

Full Story: Draftkings Collusion Charges Dismissed? (update) »

PADDY POWER AND INSPIRED GO LIVE WITH NEW MOBILE GAMES

20th October, 2016 at 15:38:58
Paddy Power customers now have access to Inspired's omnichannel slot games and HTML5 content online and on mobile.

Virtual sports and mobile games provider Inspired Group has announced the successful integration of its Remote Gaming Server with the Paddy Power gaming platform, giving the operator's players access to Inspired's omnichannel slot games and HTML5 content online and on mobile.

Full Story: Paddy Power And Inspired Go Live With New Mobile Games »

FORTUNA TO SPONSOR CZECH FOOTBALL

20th October, 2016 at 15:38:58
Signs six-year agreement with the Czech Football Association (FAČR)

Online gambling operator Fortuna Entertainment Group Nv has announced a sponsorship deal for an undisclosed consideration with the Czech Football Association (FAČR), effective from the 2018-19 season for six years.

Full Story: Fortuna To Sponsor Czech Football »

FANDUEL ADDS ENGLISH PREMIER LEAGUE FOOTBALL ACTION TO ITS ROSTER

20th October, 2016 at 15:38:58
Daily fantasy sport operator to roll out EPL-based competitions next week.

Daily fantasy sports operator FanDuel, which is now additionally active in the UK market, has announced the inclusion on its roster of English Premier League action, with associated contests scheduled for roll-out next week.

Full Story: Fanduel Adds English Premier League Football Action To Its Roster »

CORAL POSTS Q4-2016 NUMBERS AHEAD OF MERGE WITH LADBROKES.

20th October, 2016 at 08:47:57
Online shines in quarterly report.

Ahead of its forthcoming merge with Ladbrokes, the online and land gambling group Coral published its Q4-2016 financial numbers Thursday, detailing the twelve week period ended September 25 2016.

Full Story: Coral Posts Q4-2016 Numbers Ahead Of Merge With Ladbrokes. »

STRONGER THIRD QUARTER FOR BETSSON

20th October, 2016 at 08:12:07
Operating income reaches SEK 272.9 million on margin of 25.7 percent.

Betsson has posted a strong third quarter report with operating income up at SEK272.9 million on a lower margin of 25.7 percent, flagging the following highlights:

Full Story: Stronger Third Quarter For Betsson »

LEGAL AND LEGISLATIVE MINEFIELDS SINK DAILY FANTASY E-SPORTS SITE

20th October, 2016 at 08:12:07
FanDuel subsidiary Alphadraft shuts down.

Legal and legislative developments since it was acquired last year by FanDuel have resulted in daily fantasy eSports operator Alphadraft advising its players this week that it is closing down.

Full Story: Legal And Legislative Minefields Sink Daily Fantasy E-sports Site »

KIRON INTERACTIVE CLINCHES DIGITAIN DEAL

20th October, 2016 at 08:12:07
Platform content agreement will open up markets in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

The online gambling expo and conference EiG 2016 has enabled two online gambling companies to come together in a commercial deal; specialist virtual games supplier Kiron Interactive has inked an agreement to distribute its virtual games via Armenia's Digitain.

Full Story: Kiron Interactive Clinches Digitain Deal »

UNIBET JOINS THE FIGHT AGAINST FOOTBALL CORRUPTION

20th October, 2016 at 08:12:07
Online gambling group signs cooperative agreement with FIFA's Early Warning System.

Online gambling operator Unibet Group has signed a cooperation agreement with the FIFA subsidiary Early Warning System GmbH (EWS).

Full Story: Unibet Joins The Fight Against Football Corruption »