Gambling News 09th November, 2016

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ESPORTS ASSOCIATION ESTABLISHES ARBITRATION COURT

09th November, 2016 at 17:26:01
Towards "professionalizing" eSports.

The W orld ESports Association (WESA), established in May 2016, has founded the WESA Arbitration Court, an independent vehicle offering a legal framework in which to resolve a range of issues including contract disputes, prize money pay out and distribution, financial misconduct and player representation.

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STRONG GROWTH IN PLAYTECH TRADING UPDATE

09th November, 2016 at 17:26:01
But revenue growth impacted by currency fluctuations.

In a brief H2/2016 trading update, Playtech reported continued strong growth in underlying daily average revenues which it said are moderately ahead of the first 55 days of H2 as reported at the time of the 2016 interim results in August.

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SPINIT CASINO LAUNCHED

09th November, 2016 at 17:26:01
Sister-site to Casino Cruise.

Genesis Global Limited has launched Spinit Casino featuring a bright and fresh design, around 1,200 games and customised bonuses based on gameplay and player preferences.

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ONLINE GAMBLING COMPUTERS DESTROYED

09th November, 2016 at 17:26:01
Malaysian police take 13,452 confiscated machines permanently out of circulation.

Malaysian police reported Wednesday that they have destroyed 13,452 computers seized in anti-online gambling raids between January 2014 and December 2015.

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LEOVEGAS HAILS RECORD Q3 PERFORMANCE

09th November, 2016 at 12:49:17
Upward momentum continues into the fourth quarter.

Mobile gaming operator LeoVegas has reported a record high in revenue and a 25 percent EBITDA margin in its Q3 2016 report. The company said growth in its mobile casino and the launch of its live casino and sportsbook had driven the record high.

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FSB ONLINE SPORTSBOOK FOR BRUCE BETTING

09th November, 2016 at 12:49:17
Retailer now a multi-channel proposition.

Irish bookmaker Bruce Betting has agreed a deal with platform provider FSB Technology (FSB) for the supply of a new online sports betting platform.

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ULTRAPLAY LAUNCH FREE ESPORTS ODDS PRODUCT

09th November, 2016 at 12:49:17
Covering over 2500 prematch and 1000 live events each month.

eSports and sportsbook provider UltraPlay has launched a free eSports odds feed at ODDS.gg.

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SPANISH ONLINE GAMBLING REVENUES UP 22.2 PERCENT IN Q3

09th November, 2016 at 10:16:47
Addition of online slots to Spanish-licensed online casinos boosts GGR.

Q3-2016 has seen improved results in the Spanish online gambling market, with gross gaming revenues rising 22.2 percent year-on-year to Euro 103 million according to figures released by the regulator, Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego, which attributed the addition of slots to the online casino vertical as an important contributor.

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OLYMPIC ENTERTAINMENT GROUP SIGNS MULTI-YEAR CONTENT AGREEMENT WITH N.Y.X. GAMING

09th November, 2016 at 10:16:47
NYX platform and content selected to accelerate expansion in digital gaming.

A statement from NYX Gaming Group Limited Wednesday advises that the online gambling provider has signed a long term license agreement with international gaming corporation, Olympic Entertainment Group (OEG) which will complement OEG's digital offering in its well-established Baltic States business, supporting its expansion into new regulated markets.

Full Story: Olympic Entertainment Group Signs Multi-year Content Agreement With N.y.x. Gaming »

WILL DUTCH ONLINE GAMBLING BE LEGALISED BY 2018?

09th November, 2016 at 10:16:47
Politicians are still delaying progress with more questions.

Reports from the Netherlands indicate that progress toward online gambling legalisation, already agonisingly slow over the past few years, is again being held up by political questions raised in the Senate last week.

Full Story: Will Dutch Online Gambling Be Legalised By 2018? »

NEW SLOT FROM IGT APPEARS ON GENTING ONLINE CASINO

09th November, 2016 at 10:16:47
Game features five mystery events, four free spin bonuses and high quality visuals.

The eternal battle between the Autobots and Decepticons provides the theme for IGT's latest online slot, titled Transformers: Battle for Cybertron, a five reel game with a wealth of features including five mystery events and four different free spin bonuses.

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CHERRY GROUP POSTS INTERIM Q3 RESULTS

09th November, 2016 at 10:16:47
Revenues and profits rise at Swedish gambling group.

The mainly online Swedish gambling group Cherry AB posted its Q3-2016 interim results Wednesday, reporting revenues, EBITDA and after-tax profit all up among the following highlights:

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