Gambling News 21st December, 2016

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PLAYTECH COMPLETES SHARE BUY-BACK PROGRAM

21st December, 2016 at 16:51:17
Euro 50 million's worth of shares back in the company treasury.

Over the past week online gambling and financial services group Playtech has been steadily executing the board's decision to buy back shares out in the market, and on Wednesday the company announced that it has completed the initiative.

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ROBOT SMASH SLOT RELEASED BY iSOFTBET

21st December, 2016 at 16:51:17
A real Christmas cracker.

Online gambling software and games provider iSoftBet has released its Christmas cracker, a sci-fi themed online slot titled Robo Smash - a 5 reel, 15 pay-line game which will be specially decorated for the festive season until January 5.

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SLEUTH INSPIRED SLOT FROM MAGNET GAMING

21st December, 2016 at 16:51:17
Swedish developer unveils new Inspector detective slot.

The latest online slot from Swedish developer Magnet Gaming has a rather bumbling detective theme with appropriate graphics, and is titled simply Inspector.

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CODETA ONLINE CASINO ENTERS THE U.K. MARKET

21st December, 2016 at 16:51:17
Hopes to grow European footprint.

Online casino operator Codeta.com announced the commencement of UK operations Wednesday, offering British players a range of live dealer and RNG games from quality developers like Microgaming, NetEnt, Evolution Gaming, IGT and others through both desktop and mobile channels.

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BOOKMAKERS TECHNOLOGY CONSORTIUM READY TO GO LIVE WITH NEW AUDIO CHANNEL

21st December, 2016 at 16:51:17
January 1 is the launch date for a service that includes content from SIS FACTS and TRP.

With over 450 UK betting shops signed up in the last week, the Bookmakers Technology Corporation (BTC) must be feeling confident as it gears up for the launch of its audio channel on the first day of the new year.

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CENTRAL EUROPEAN VIRTUAL SPORTS CONTRACT EXTENDED BY INSPIRED GAMING

21st December, 2016 at 07:03:38
Fortuna land and online gambling group signs up for popular product.

Virtual sports content provider Inspired Gaming has agreed an extended contract with Central Europe's largest land and online betting operator, Fortuna Group.

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MAJOR ONLINE SLOT WIN FOR SOUTH AMERICAN ONLINE PUNTER

21st December, 2016 at 07:03:38
PartyCasino player wins almost $1 million on Gold Mega Jackpot game.

One lucky South American player had 955,308 reasons to smile this week as he struck the Gold Mega Jackpot on PartyCasino's download slot, Super Mystic. Playing for just $2.25 per spin,a 63-year-old player identified only as Mr. M scored a phenomenal prize pay-out of 424,581x his bet.

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A GOOD WEEK FOR ONLINE CASINO SUPPLIER

21st December, 2016 at 07:03:38
Everymatrix scores another major Nordic deal.

Hot on the heels of its partnership agreement with Norsk Tipping (see previous report) B2B online gambling supplier Everymatrix has reported a deal with CEGO, one of Denmark's most successful online casino operators.

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CZECH TECH FIRM EYES VIRTUAL REALITY OPPORTUNITIES IN ONLINE GAMBLING

21st December, 2016 at 07:03:38
CASEXE says prospects for VR-AR are good in the online casino industry.

CASEXE, a technology firm in the Czech Republic, has issued a statement opining that there are good Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality opportunities for companies like itself in the online casino industry.

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