Gambling News 08th November, 2016

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WILL HILL SCORE ITV SPONSORSHIP DEAL

08th November, 2016 at 18:32:18
Three-year deal at a cost of GBP 10 million.

According to The Times UK, William Hill has clinched a three-year horse racing coverage sponsorship deal with ITV costing GBP 10 million.

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REVIEW OF UKGC ENFORCEMENT POLICY

08th November, 2016 at 18:32:18
Chief executive says operators need to raise standards and focus on what's good for the consumer, at a faster pace.

At the UK Gambling Commission's inaugural Raising Standards conference, chief executive Sarah Harrison laid out the Commission's vision and areas of focus, saying raising standards and the pace of change needs to move faster.

Full Story: Review Of Ukgc Enforcement Policy »

BETSOFT LAUNCH THE SHIFT PLATFORM

08th November, 2016 at 12:43:56
HTML5 the global standard for mobile and desktop.

Games developer Betsoft has launched its new desktop gaming platform leveraging the latest advancements in HTML5.

Full Story: Betsoft Launch The Shift Platform »

IFORIUM SIGNS UP FOR VSOFTCO VIRTUALS

08th November, 2016 at 12:43:56
First installation of VSoftCo's VStriker product.

Virtual sports software developer Vsoftco has partnered Iforium for the integration of its virtual football content, including the first installation of its newly released VStriker product to Iforium's GameFlex platform.

Full Story: Iforium Signs Up For Vsoftco Virtuals »

FC HANSA ROSTOCK ADDS SUNMAKER TO ROSTER

08th November, 2016 at 12:43:56
Regional and international exposure for Cherry brand.

Cherry AB's Sunmaker betting brand has partnered German third division football club FC Hansa Rostock until the end of June 2017.

Full Story: Fc Hansa Rostock Adds Sunmaker To Roster »

EVERYMATRIX LIVE WITH MRSLOTTY CONTENT (Update)

08th November, 2016 at 12:43:56
April deal comes to fruition.

The April 2016 deal between Mrslotty and EveryMatrix (see previous reports) has culminated in the integration of the developer's full HTML5 games portfolio.

Full Story: Everymatrix Live With Mrslotty Content (update) »

LEAP FORWARD ASSETS ACQUIRED BY IGT

08th November, 2016 at 12:43:56
IGT dismisses litigation.

IGT has acquired certain assets including several patents and other intellectual property from Leap Forward Gaming, Inc. (LFG) specifically related to Leap Forward Gaming's SaffariNet® Patron Display Interface® (PDI) picture-in-picture multimedia ecosystem technology.

Full Story: Leap Forward Assets Acquired By Igt »

MALAYSIAN POLICE ACT AGAINST ONLINE GAMBLING PROMOTERS

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
Collaboration with Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission results in sms promoter shutdowns.

Malaysian police and communications authorities are collaborating to shut down online gambling promoters using sms channels to attract gamblers, according to the Bernama news agency.

Full Story: Malaysian Police Act Against Online Gambling Promoters »

INTERTAIN ONLINE GAMBLING GROUP RELEASES THIRD QUARTER PRELIMS

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
Management claims strong Q3 performance as work continues on a proposed London listing for Jackpotjoy.

The Canada-based Intertain online gambling group has released its Q3-2016 preliminary results, claiming a strong performance and confirming its full year guidance numbers.

Full Story: Intertain Online Gambling Group Releases Third Quarter Prelims »

LINK2WIN IN CONTENT DEAL WITH IFORIUM

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
Multi-year agreement will see Link games on Iforium's Gameflex platform.

Gameplay system provider Link2Win has inked a multi-year agreement with platform provider Iforium that will see its content used on the latter's Gameflex online casino platform.

Full Story: Link2win In Content Deal With Iforium »

DIGITAL PAYMENTS PROVIDER ON TARGET FOR FY 2016

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
Paysafe issues trading update.

Digital payments provider Paysafe plc issued a trading update Tuesday reiterating that it is on target for its FY 2016 results.

Full Story: Digital Payments Provider On Target For Fy 2016 »

SKY BETTING AND GAMING'S PERSONNEL STRATEGIES PAYING OFF

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
Inaugural tech recruits survive 14-week intensive boot camp.

UK gambling group Sky Betting and Gaming has announced that the first 25 graduates in its technical personnel development program have successful passed the company's intensive 14-week boot camp familiarisation and integration software academy boot camp and will now be deployed in rotational positions within the group over the next nine months.

Full Story: Sky Betting And Gaming's Personnel Strategies Paying Off »

FRENCH GAMBLING MONOPOLY IN EXPANSION MODE

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
"The main risk is not to take risks; inaction is a risk," says CEO of FDJ

FDJ (Francaise des Jeux) chief executive Stephane Pallez (57) has outlined her expansion plans for the massive online and land gambling group on the eve of a trip to Singapore to attend the World Lottery Summit.

Full Story: French Gambling Monopoly In Expansion Mode »

DIGITAIN FINALISES AUSTRIAN ONLINE SPORTSBOOK DEAL

08th November, 2016 at 09:47:12
Tipp 1.com launched.

Armenia-based online and mobile sports betting and casino platform provider Digitain has launched a new online sportsbook for Austria-based operator Tipp1.com, as the supplier continues to expand into new markets.

Full Story: Digitain Finalises Austrian Online Sportsbook Deal »