Gambling News 01st February, 2017

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EZUGI LAUNCH OVER THE TOP ROULETTE WITH PORTOMASO GAMING

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
Connecting land and online casino sectors.

Live dealer provider, Ezugi, will go live with its first Over The Top solution, OTT, over the Roulette table, at Portomaso Casino, Malta.

Full Story: Ezugi Launch Over The Top Roulette With Portomaso Gaming »

OPAP UPGRADE CORE SERVICES

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
With Playtech, BetGenius and Novomatic.

Greek betting operator OPAP has announced a trio of new deals with prominent suppliers to upgrade its core services as part of a Euro 100 million investment strategy to be implemented over the next few years.

Full Story: Opap Upgrade Core Services »

AMAYA MAKES SUBSTANTIAL DENT IN RATIONAL GROUP PAYMENT OBLIGATION

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
Additional deferred payment of $75 million

Amaya Inc. has made an additional payment of $75 million on the deferred purchase price of the Rational Group it acquired in 2014.

Full Story: Amaya Makes Substantial Dent In Rational Group Payment Obligation »

MACAU JANUARY REVENUES FAIL TO SHINE

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
Include important Chinese holiday week.

Macau's Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau reported a January 2017 revenue rise of 3.1 percent, falling short of analyst's 8.5 percent median estimate.

Full Story: Macau January Revenues Fail To Shine »

EVERYMATRIX SET TO LAUNCH PAYMENT PROCESSING PLATFORM

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
MoneyMatrix to debut at industry expo.

EveryMatrix is readying the launch of MoneyMatrix, a new MFSA regulated payment processing platform, at ICE next week.

Full Story: Everymatrix Set To Launch Payment Processing Platform »

TENNIS DOMINATES ESSA ACTIVITY REPORT

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
Europe accounts for majority of suspicious betting reports.

Sports betting integrity body ESSA has reported 130 cases of suspicious betting activity during 2016, with forty-one cases occurring in the final quarter.

Full Story: Tennis Dominates Essa Activity Report »

LADBROKES CORAL DISPUTE WITH TRP ESCALATES

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
Bookmaker ordered to shut down bet-to-view service.

Numerous media reports indicate that Ladbrokes Coral has been ordered to shut down its bet-to-view service following an unresolved dispute with The Racing Partnership (TRP) over the broadcast of pictures from six Arena Racing Company (ARC) racetracks.

Full Story: Ladbrokes Coral Dispute With Trp Escalates »

SKILLONNET LAUNCH NEW ONLINE CASINO

01st February, 2017 at 22:05:07
Touted as offering "a fairer deal" without the onerous terms and conditions.

SkillOnNet has launched PlayOJO.com, a new online casino that makes some pretty bold promises.

Full Story: Skillonnet Launch New Online Casino »

ONWARD AND UPWARD FOR 32RED

01st February, 2017 at 12:34:24
Record revenue and EBITDA.

In a post close trading update for the 12-month period ending December 31, 2016, 32Red Plc revealed a record revenue and EBITDA performance driven, it says, by a combination of healthy organic growth in the core 32Red business and a full year contribution from the Roxy Palace business.

Full Story: Onward And Upward For 32red »

TOPBETTA HIGHS AND LOWS

01st February, 2017 at 12:34:24
But optimistic about future prospects.

Australian sports betting operator TopBetta's latest quarterly report delivers a strong performance in its core business and a bullish outlook for the year ahead.

Full Story: Topbetta Highs And Lows »

DIGITAL SPORTS TECH PARTNERS SPORTSBET

01st February, 2017 at 12:34:24
First bitcoin sports book to take on Player Props product.

Digital Sports Tech (DST) and bitcoin sports betting operator Sportsbook.io have agreed a deal for the integration of DST's player proposition betting product, Player Props.

Full Story: Digital Sports Tech Partners Sportsbet »

PERFORM TO DEBUT INNOVATIVE BETTING PRODUCT

01st February, 2017 at 12:34:24
Client Added Commentary product designed to optimize customer engagement.

Digital sports content provider, Perform Group, is set to debut its Client Added Commentary product at ICE next week.

Full Story: Perform To Debut Innovative Betting Product »

GAMEIOM AWARDED GIBRALTAR LICENSE

01st February, 2017 at 12:34:24
And releases second title with William Hill

Games developer, distributor and content aggregator, GameIOM, has been awarded a remote gambling B2B license by the Gibraltar gaming authority allowing the company to offer its content to Gibraltar-licensed operators.

Full Story: Gameiom Awarded Gibraltar License »

PLAYTECH OPEN LIVE CASINO STUDIO IN RIGA

01st February, 2017 at 12:34:24
8,500 square meters to cater for existing and future demand.

Due to a "huge surge in client demand", Playtech has announced the opening of a new live casino studio in Riga, Latvia.

Full Story: Playtech Open Live Casino Studio In Riga »

BRAZILIAN GAMBLING EXPANSION HAS HURDLES AHEAD

01st February, 2017 at 05:57:53
Hopes for a fast vote fade.

The advance of Brazil's gambling expansion legislation, which includes online elements (see previous reports) has been slowed by a political move which has seen the proposal re-routed to the Constitution and Justice Committee of the Senate instead of going to the floor for a vote.

Full Story: Brazilian Gambling Expansion Has Hurdles Ahead »