Gambling News 02nd February, 2017

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GVC PROVIDES UPBEAT TRADING UPDATE

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
Landmark year delivers despite adverse sporting results.

Sportsbetting and gaming firm GVC Holdings plc's fourth quarter trading update reported a pleasing performance despite the impact of punter-friendly sports results during the last few weeks of the year.

Full Story: Gvc Provides Upbeat Trading Update »

ABETA TO INTEGRATE COLOSSUS BETS

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
An ideal additional product for our clients and their punters to enjoy.

Betting system provider ABETA has agreed a deal in which it will integrate and distribute Colossus Bets sports pools to its operators through retail, web and mobile channels.

Full Story: Abeta To Integrate Colossus Bets »

NEW BACCARAT TITLE FROM ONETOUCH TECHNOLOGY

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
Featuring single-touch ergonomics.

OneTouch Technology has followed its launch of OneTouch Blackjack with the release of a new version of baccarat across desktop, tablet and mobile, focusing on single-touch ergonomics.

Full Story: New Baccarat Title From Onetouch Technology »

RGSB PUBLISHES FUNDING ASSESSMENT

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
In order to meet delivery of National Responsible Gambling Strategy.

The Responsible Gambling Strategy Board (RGSB) has published an assessment on the funding it needs to deliver on the UK National Responsible Gambling Strategy (NRGS), funding it expects to raise from the gambling industry and related stakeholders.

Full Story: Rgsb Publishes Funding Assessment »

SPORTITO PARTNERS BURNLEY FC

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
As club's first official fantasy sports provider

Fantasy sports operator Sportito has expanded its English football sponsorship portfolio with the addition of Premier League football club Burnley.

Full Story: Sportito Partners Burnley Fc »

SVENSKA SPEL YIELDS FLAT FULL YEAR REVENUES

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
Under challenging economic conditions

Sweden's state-run Svenska Spel delivered largely flat full-year revenues despite strong mobile growth of 57 percent and a 14 percent increase in online revenue.

Full Story: Svenska Spel Yields Flat Full Year Revenues »

GREENTUBE CONTENT FOR EVERYMATRIX

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
Through integration with CasinoEngine platform.

Novomatic's interactive division, GreenTube, will supply a wide range of its casino games portfolio for integration into EveryMatrix ' CasinoEngine platform following a deal announced this week.

Full Story: Greentube Content For Everymatrix »

VERMANTIA EXPANDS VIRTUAL SPORTS AGREEMENT WITH LEAP GAMING

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
To take on full suite of Instant Virtual On-Demand games.

Vermantia is strengthening its virtual games portfolio with an extension to its existing partnership with LEAP Gaming.

Full Story: Vermantia Expands Virtual Sports Agreement With Leap Gaming »

R FRANCO ACQUIRES MEDIATECH

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
Controlling share increased to 100 percent buy-out.

Spanish operator R Franco Group has acquired the remaining shares in platform provider MediaTech Solutions for an undisclosed consideration.

Full Story: R Franco Acquires Mediatech »

WE ARE CASINO IN DISTRIBUTION DEAL WITH TUKO

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
For range of HTML5 casino games.

Portugal-based turnkey casino provider, We Are Casino (WAC) has entered into a content distribution deal with Italian software developer Tuko Productions.

Full Story: We Are Casino In Distribution Deal With Tuko »

BET90 TO TAKE ON SBTECH SOLUTION

02nd February, 2017 at 14:32:40
To accelerate and unify online and offline expansion plans.

Sports betting operator Bet90 has entered into an agreement with SBTech for an omni-channel solution that will consolidate its online, mobile and retail operations.

Full Story: Bet90 To Take On Sbtech Solution »

YGGDRASIL DRAGONS LAUNCH TO SUPPORT NEW INITIATIVES

02nd February, 2017 at 09:41:45
Partnering to support new, exciting ideas.

Yggdrasil Gaming has launched Yggdrasil Dragons, a new program that targets gaming entrepreneurs and businesses with new, exciting ideas.

Full Story: Yggdrasil Dragons Launch To Support New Initiatives »

BETSSON MAKES PLAY FOR NETPLAY TV

02nd February, 2017 at 09:41:45
In GBP 26.4 million acquisition agreement.

Betsson AB has reached agreement with NetPlay TV for the acquisition of all AIM-listed NetPlay shares at a total consideration of GBP 26.4 million.

Full Story: Betsson Makes Play For Netplay Tv »

FLORIDA ONLINE GAMBLING RE-TRIAL ORDER STANDS (Update)

02nd February, 2017 at 09:41:45
State attorney general denied appeal for court to reconsider re-trial judgement.

Florida's Fifth District Court of Appeal has denied a request by the State Attorney General to reconsider an October 2016 ruling allowing Allied Veterans of the World lawyer, Kelly Mathis, a retrial.

Full Story: Florida Online Gambling Re-trial Order Stands (update) »

FORMER UKGC COMMISH WEIGHS IN ON AUSSIE REGULATION

02nd February, 2017 at 09:41:45
Meets Australian lawmakers to share experience regarding proposed amendments to the Interactive gambling act.

In a series of meetings with Australian Government officials, ahead of the country formalizing changes to the i nteractive gambling act, former UK gambling commissioner Jenny Williams has advised online betting operators be "brought in the tent" to afford meaningful consumer protection.

Full Story: Former Ukgc Commish Weighs In On Aussie Regulation »