Gambling News 28th February, 2017

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CHANCE HILL CASINO CHANGES OWNERSHIP

28th February, 2017 at 20:12:22
Affiliates to move across to Net Refer.

Chance Hill B.V. has reportedly sold its Chance Hill online casino to HonestPartners, effective March 1, 2017.

Full Story: Chance Hill Casino Changes Ownership »

SLOTEGRATOR INTEGRATES EVOLUTION GAMING AND ZEUS PLAY CONTENT

28th February, 2017 at 20:12:22
Live casino and slots from established providers.

iGaming solutions aggregator, Slotegrator, has partnered Evolution Gaming and Zeus Play, expanding its live casino and slots offering.

Full Story: Slotegrator Integrates Evolution Gaming And Zeus Play Content »

IVEY GRANTED LEAVE TO APPEAL IN CROCKFORDS CASE (Update)

28th February, 2017 at 20:12:22
GBP 7.8 million at stake.

The almost 5-year-long Crockfords Club vs. Phil Ivey, GBP 7.8 million edge sorting saga will continue as the UK Supreme Court granted Ivey permission Tuesday to appeal an order handed down by the Court of Appeals in November 2016 (see previous reports) in which the court found in favor of Crockfords.

Full Story: Ivey Granted Leave To Appeal In Crockfords Case (update) »

BWIN SIGN MAJOR SPONSORSHIP DEALS WITH ATLETICODEMADRID, VALENCIA AND SEVILLA FC

28th February, 2017 at 14:43:34
Extensive branding opportunities on Club ground and via digital channels.

GVC Holding's bwin brand has entered into three high profile sponsorship deals with Spanish professional football clubs Club Atlético de Madrid, Valencia and Sevilla FC.

Full Story: Bwin Sign Major Sponsorship Deals With Atleticodemadrid, Valencia And Sevilla Fc »

CODERE LIVE IN MEXICO (Update)

28th February, 2017 at 14:43:34
Online sportsbetting via Codere.mx

Following a partnership with Grupo Caliente (see previous reports), Spanish operator Codere has launched online sports betting in the Mexican market through Codere.mx.

Full Story: Codere Live In Mexico (update) »

FRESH8 TO POWER DYNAMIC VIDEO ADS FOR CORAL

28th February, 2017 at 14:43:34
Real time offers and odds delivered within minutes.

UK bookmaker Coral will deploy dynamic video advertising across Facebook and Youtube through its partnership with Fresh8 Gaming.

Full Story: Fresh8 To Power Dynamic Video Ads For Coral »

LATEST GAMBLING PARTICIPATION REPORT PUBLISHED BY UKGC

28th February, 2017 at 14:43:34
Research will continue to shape consumer protection initiatives.

The UK Gambling Commission's new report on overall gambling participation and perceptions in 2016 provides a "more detailed snapshot of online behaviors" and makes for interesting reading.

Full Story: Latest Gambling Participation Report Published By Ukgc »

MGM CONFIRMS ONLINE GAMBLING SITE PLANNED FOR NEW JERSEY (Update)

28th February, 2017 at 11:29:05
Business development exec confirms persistent industry rumours.

Persistent industry rumours that MGM Resorts is planning a new online poker and casino brand launch in New Jersey (see previous reports) have been confirmed by the group's business development exec, Tom Mikulich, albeit without disclosing a lot of detail or a timeline.

Full Story: Mgm Confirms Online Gambling Site Planned For New Jersey (update) »

POSITIVE REPORT ON FUTURE OF ONLINE GAMBLING IN PENNSYLVANIA

28th February, 2017 at 11:29:05
White paper claims state can generate $400 million in tax revenues from online gambling by 2022.

A report by online poker legalisation action group Play Pennsylvania and the respected independent online poker information site Online Poker Report released Monday claims that the state could realise around $400 million in tax revenues by 2022 from the legalisation of online gambling

Full Story: Positive Report On Future Of Online Gambling In Pennsylvania »

PHILIPPINES POLICE DETAIN MORE CHINESE ONLINE GAMBLING EMPLOYEES

28th February, 2017 at 11:29:05
15 Chinese nationals arrested in Pasig.

The presidentially-driven initiative against illegal online gambling operators in the Philippines continued Monday with the arrest in a police raid in Pasig of 15 Chinese and one Filipino national.

Full Story: Philippines Police Detain More Chinese Online Gambling Employees »