Gambling News 09th January, 2017

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EGBA WELCOME ZEAL AS NEWEST MEMBER

09th January, 2017 at 15:46:31
Partners for consistent and coherent regulation.

ZEAL Network SE has become the European Gambling and Betting Association's (EGBA) newest member, effective January 1, 2017.

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SAZKA INCREASES SHARE IN CASINOS AUSTRIA

09th January, 2017 at 15:46:31
To 34 percent.

Czech SAZKA Group, through its CAME Holding GmbH subsidiary, has increased its stake in Casinos Austria AG to 34 percent following the signing of a binding acquisition share agreement with UNIQA Beteiligungs-Holding GmbH and LEIPNIK-LUNDENBURGER INVEST Beteiligungs AG.

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CODETA KICKSTARTS SECOND FUNDING ROUND

09th January, 2017 at 15:46:31
To fund expansion in new markets

Malta-based live table games provider Codeta has launched a second funding round in order to finance its continued expansion into new markets in Europe on the back of its recent entry into the UK, German, Austrian and Swiss jurisdictions.

Full Story: Codeta Kickstarts Second Funding Round »

PORTUGUESE STATE CHARITY WANTS IN ON ONLINE GAMING

09th January, 2017 at 15:46:31
Applies for Sportsbetting, horserace betting and games of chance licensing.

Portuguese state-run charity Santa Casa da Misericórdia de Lisboa (SCML) has announced the creation of a consortium which will "affirm itself as a major player in the Portuguese online gaming market" should it receive relevant licensing.

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FSB TECH BULLISH ON 2017 PROSPECTS

09th January, 2017 at 15:46:31
Momentum of a stellar 2016 continues into the new year, says CEO.

While betting software provider FSB Tech considers 2016 as its "breakthrough year," it moves into 2017 with an even more bullish outlook predicting triple digit growth driven by its continued expansion in Europe, Asia and Africa.

Full Story: Fsb Tech Bullish On 2017 Prospects »

MICROGAMING SNEAK PEEKS VALENTINE RELEASE

09th January, 2017 at 15:46:31
Speaks the language of love

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WILLIAM HILL OPERATING PROFITS DOWN GBP 30 MILLION IN LATEST FULL YEAR REPORT

09th January, 2017 at 08:59:45
Unfavourable football and horse racing results mar the balance sheet.

In a trading update Monday, online and land gambling group William Hill plc reported that its FY 2016 operating profit was down GBP 30 million year-on-year following unfavourable results in football and horse racing.

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