Gambling News 23rd November, 2016

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CHINESE GOVERNMENT MAKES OFFICIAL STATEMENT ON DETAINED AUSSIES (Update)

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
After five weeks in detention, a notification that a prosecution is now pending.

Five weeks after being detained by Chinese police, three Crown Resorts executives from Australia are to be prosecuted on gambling related charges, a Chinese government spokesman said at a media briefing Wednesday.

Full Story: Chinese Government Makes Official Statement On Detained Aussies (update) »

SPORTECH AWARDED TOTE IRELAND CONTRACT

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Extends long-term relationship following competitive bid.

Following a competitive bid process Sportech PLC's Racing and Digita l division has been awarded a new contract with Tote Ireland for an initial five years plus five further one-year options.

Full Story: Sportech Awarded Tote Ireland Contract »

CODERE OFFICIAL BETTING PARTNER TO REAL MADRID

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Three-season deal until 2019.

Spanish multinational gaming company Codere Group has signed a three-season sponsorship agreement with Real Madrid Football Club (RMFC) until 2019.

Full Story: Codere Official Betting Partner To Real Madrid »

XMAS THEME IN LATEST NUWORKS RELEASE

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Festive Elf headlines new slot title Elf8s

" Elf8s " is a new 30-fixed-payline, Christmas-themed slot from Nuworks Gaming.

Full Story: Xmas Theme In Latest Nuworks Release »

BLUEPRINT GAMING IN CONTENT DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH SKILLONNET

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Includes proprietary and third-party titles.

A range of BluePrint Gaming titles will soon be released through SkillOnNet's network of branded online casinos following the signing of a content distribution agreement earlier this week.

Full Story: Blueprint Gaming In Content Distribution Deal With Skillonnet »

LADBROKES NAMED IN WELSH GANG MEMBER CONVICTIONS

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Betting account used to launder GBP 2 million

A report in Wales Online details the sentencing of a number of organized crime gang members who were found to have laundered GBP 2 million in illegal proceeds through a Ladbrokes betting account.

Full Story: Ladbrokes Named In Welsh Gang Member Convictions »

JOINGO EXPANDS WITH NEW RUSH STREET GAMING PROPERTIES

23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Development of new mobile applications for three more properties.

Mobile platform developer and provider, JOINGO has expanded its existing partnership with Rush Street Gaming to cover the development of mobile applications for three additional properties.

Full Story: Joingo Expands With New Rush Street Gaming Properties »

UK AD BODY SANCTIONS CORAL INTERACTIVE

23rd November, 2016 at 13:13:36
For contradictory qualifier terms

A Coral Interactive Euro 2016 promotion was put to the test following a complainants claim that it was misleading.

Full Story: Uk Ad Body Sanctions Coral Interactive »

EVERYMATRIX NAME NEW GROUP CTO

23rd November, 2016 at 13:13:36
Technical skill set will boost company capabilities.

EveryMatrix has appointed Matthew Colledge in the role of group chief technology officer (CTO).

Full Story: Everymatrix Name New Group Cto »

SBTECH CLINCH DEAL WITH MAJOR SPANISH OPERATOR

23rd November, 2016 at 13:13:36
Luckia moves from Kambi sports betting platform to SBTech.

Luckia Gaming Group, the major Spanish and International online and retail sports betting operator, has switched sports platform providers from Kambi to SBTech.

Full Story: Sbtech Clinch Deal With Major Spanish Operator »

WERE FALSEHOODS FILED IN AMAYA OFFER?

23rd November, 2016 at 06:36:41
Dubai investment firm files SEC complaint.

Information filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in connection with David Baazov's $6.7 billion attempt to acquire online gambling group Amaya Inc has come under scrutiny following a complaint lodged with the SEC by a Dubai investment firm, KBC Aldini Capital Ltd., alleging that its name was used fraudulently.

Full Story: Were Falsehoods Filed In Amaya Offer? »