Gambling News 22nd March, 2017

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TIPICO LOSE MARKETING BOSS

22nd March, 2017 at 20:12:25
Search begins for successor.

Christian Gruber, managing director of Frankfurt-based Tipico Deutschland Marketing & Vertriebs GmbH has resigned his position to pursue new career challenges, effective April 15, 2017.

Full Story: Tipico Lose Marketing Boss »

INSPIRED DETAILS MULTIPLE DEALS AND PROGRESS

22nd March, 2017 at 20:12:25
Plenty of action at virtual sports provider.

Inspired Entertainment Inc. updated the industry, Wednesday, concerning a number of recent key contracts and deployments in the industry.

Full Story: Inspired Details Multiple Deals And Progress »

SWEDISH MARKETING FIRM IN HOT WATER FOR LEOVEGAS SMS PROMO

22nd March, 2017 at 20:12:25
Norwegians submit seventy complaints to ombudsman regarding unsolicited online casino promotion.

Swedish digital marketing firm Mobajl AB has been fined for the distribution of an unsolicited mobile marketing promotion for LeoVegas in the Norwegian market, through its MrDeal service.

Full Story: Swedish Marketing Firm In Hot Water For Leovegas Sms Promo »

NEXTGEN LAUNCH NEW SLOT ON NYXOGS

22nd March, 2017 at 20:12:25
Fantasy Asian-themed title, Xing Guardian.

NYX Gaming Group's development studio NextGen Gaming has launched " Xing Guardian " on NYX's Open Gaming System (OGS).

Full Story: Nextgen Launch New Slot On Nyxogs »

EGBA PUBLISH GUIDANCE ON 4TH EUROPEAN UNION AML DIRECTIVE (Update)

22nd March, 2017 at 20:12:25
June 26 deadline nears.

The European Gambling and Betting Association (EGBA) has published a guidance document on the transposition of the 4th Anti Money Laundering Directive which European Union member states must implement by June 26, 2017.

Full Story: Egba Publish Guidance On 4th European Union Aml Directive (update) »

TIME WARP GUARDIAN FROM PLAYSON

22nd March, 2017 at 20:12:25
Futuristic guardian journeys through different eras.

Playson's latest release " Time Warp Guardian " features a futuristic heroine accompanying players on a journey across different eras.

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IWG CLINCH DEAL WITH NEKTAN

22nd March, 2017 at 12:01:49
Growing interest in instant win games.

Instant win games provider, IWG, has clinched a deal with Nektan for the provision of its entire portfolio of instant win online games.

Full Story: Iwg Clinch Deal With Nektan »

MARATHONBET LAUNCH MOBILE CASINO CHANNEL FOR UK MARKET

22nd March, 2017 at 12:01:49
Caters to ever increasing play on the go.

Gambling operator Marathonbet has launched a mobile casino channel in the UK market providing mobile players a selection of table, slot and card games.

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ASK GAMBLERS RELEASES PLAYER COMPLAINTS STATS

22nd March, 2017 at 07:30:45
Online casino players lodged 5,268 complaints with online gambling information site in 2016

The online gambling information site Ask Gamblers.com has released statistics on its player dispute service, advising that in 2016 5,268 complaints were lodged by 3,800 players.

Full Story: Ask Gamblers Releases Player Complaints Stats »

JAPANESE GOVERNMENT GEARING UP FOR GAMBLING

22nd March, 2017 at 07:30:45
Cabinet office branch opens.

Last year's surprise approval by Japanese lawmakers of legislation permitting the introduction of land casino gambling across the nation (see previous reports) has been followed by the launch of a Cabinet office branch tasked with the implementation of the decision by the Diet (parliament).

Full Story: Japanese Government Gearing Up For Gambling »

PAGCOR SET TO ISSUE MORE POGO LICENSES?

22nd March, 2017 at 07:30:45
Chief exec says personnel and systems are now ready for expansion.

The chief executive of the Philippines Gaming and Amusement Corp, Andrea Domingo, told delegates at the ASEAN conference this week that the regulator is planning to expand its offshore online gambling licensing program.

Full Story: Pagcor Set To Issue More Pogo Licenses? »

ADELSON AMONG THE WORLD'S WEALTHIEST

22nd March, 2017 at 07:30:45
Anti-online gambling owner of Las Vegas Sands is #20 on world list, but top of the gambling industry moguls.

The Forbes annual list of the world's wealthiest people released this week shows that arch-online gambling foe Sheldon Adelson remains in the top twenty, positioned at number 20 with a fortune of $30.4 billion.

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