Gambling News 26th January, 2017

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MICROGAMING ANNOUNCES NEW RELEASES FOR FEBRUARY

26th January, 2017 at 17:06:48
February's game releases combine two of the strongest desires: romance and food. And there's a Rabcat classic too!

Online gambling games and software developer Microgaming has announced its new slot releases for February, led by a game titled Secret Romance, which features stacked mystery heart-stamped envelopes that open to hopefully reveal wins across multiple lines.

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AMATIC PLANS TO SHOWCASE ITS INTERACTIVE GAMES AT I.C.E.

26th January, 2017 at 17:06:48
Presentation will include extensive Amatic library of online gaming products in HTML5 format.

The Austrian land-casino games supplier Amatic is augmenting its display of traditional games with online versions from its Amanet interactive subsidiary at the ICE show next month, showcasing its HTML5 expertise with games suitable for desktop and mobile like Arising Phoenix, All Ways Fruits, Billy's Game, Bells on Fire and the Hot series; Hot Neon, Hot Scatter and Hot 27.

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EVERYMATRIX IN CONTENT DEAL WITH GAMESCALE

26th January, 2017 at 17:06:48
Online gambling platform provider will gain a multi-developer range of games.

Online gambling provider GameScale is the latest client to sign up for the EveryMatrix multi-developer package of games and the CasinoEngine product.

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ORYX GAMING TO PROVIDE GAMES TO BETCONSTRUCT

26th January, 2017 at 17:06:48
Deal widens choices on BetConstruct's platform.

Online gambling games developer Oryx Gaming has agreed to supply its entire content portfolio to i-gaming platform and services provider BetConstruct.

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BETRADAR HAS AN UNUSUAL ATTRACTION FOR ITS I.C.E. DISPLAY

26th January, 2017 at 17:06:48
Watch eSports live as two top British teams tangle in a tourney.

BetRadar has devised a truly unusual and definitely creative exhibition that links its capabilities with the burgeoning eSports sector in a way that is sure to attract ICE expo visitors to the company's stand next month.

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ECOGRA THE FIRST TO OFFER TOP I.S.O. INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM CERTIFICATION

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Online gambling regulators are increasingly encouraging licensees and service providers to obtain ISO 27001 certification

eCOGRA, an independent online gambling testing and compliance advisory company, has become the first test house to be authorised to offer operators and service providers accredited International Standards Organisation ISO 27001 certifications for Information Security Management Systems (ISMS).

Full Story: Ecogra The First To Offer Top I.s.o. Information Security Management System Certification »

ARE ONLINE BANNER ADVERTS EFFECTIVE?

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Czech online gambling software company reports results of a recent study.

Czech online casino software developer CASEXE has issued a statement detailing its findings on the efficacy of online banner adverts in the industry.

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PAGCOR REPORTS STRONG PERFORMANCE IN FY 2016

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Amidst the disruption caused by presidential clampdowns on online gambling, regulator remains optimistic.

With Philippines president Rodrigo Duterte's clampdown on illegal gambling now in full swing in the Philippines, the national regulator Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) released its FY 2016 performance figures this week, reporting that GGR from its licensing, fees and other activities rose 17 percent to P55 billion (US$1.1 billion).

Full Story: Pagcor Reports Strong Performance In Fy 2016 »

NEW JERSEY LAWMAKER SEEKS SUPPORT FOR PROTECTION AGAINST A FEDERAL BAN ON ONLINE GAMBLING

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Assemblyman Vincent Mazzeo urges the Trump administration to oppose moves to stop individual states from conducting online gambling operations.

A New Jersey lawmaker has taken pre-emptive steps to ensure that legalised online gambling in his state is not jeopardised by any federal actions against online gambling that may develop.

Full Story: New Jersey Lawmaker Seeks Support For Protection Against A Federal Ban On Online Gambling »

GOOGLE DETAILS 'BAD ADVERTS' ELIMINATIONS IN 2016

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Removed gambling ads a very small percentage of the total.

Writing on a Google topics blog Wednesday on "How we fought bad ads, sites and scammers in 2016" Google director Scott Spencer revealed some interesting facts and figures:

Full Story: Google Details 'bad Adverts' Eliminations In 2016 »

RANK GROUP REPORTS H2-2016

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Digital continues to perform but overall profit and EBITDA languish.

Online and land gambling company Rank Group plc has released its H2-2016 results to end December 2016, flagging the following key performance figures:

Full Story: Rank Group Reports H2-2016 »

ONLINE GAMBLING FIRMS PARTNER UP ON CONTENT

26th January, 2017 at 09:36:38
Habanero inks deal with platform provider 1XBet

Online gambling games developer Habanero has signed a deal to supply its full suite of content to platform provider 1XBet. The deal calls for Habanero to make its full catalogue of slots, table games, and video poker titles available to its fellow supplier, whose operator partners work in a number of international markets.

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1X2GAMING RELEASE COSMIC CRYSTALS WITH NYX OGS

26th January, 2017 at 04:27:24
Gem-themed offer set on a spaced out backdrop.

1X2Gaming's new Cosmic Crystals went live across NYX's OGS platform today (Wednesday).

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