E-GAMING DATA HOSTING FIRM GETS THE ALDERNEY NOD
29th November, 2016 at 06:40:03
Telecommunications firm Sure licensed to host e-gaming in the Channel Isles.
The Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC) has given its approval to the e-gaming hosting facilities operated by telecommunications company Sure.
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AUSSIE ONLINE BOOKMAKER EYES EUROPEAN MARKET
16th September, 2016 at 13:40:35
TopBetta subsidiary obtains Alderney e-gaming licence
The Australian listed online bookmaker TopBetta Holdings has announced that its subsidiary The Global Tote Limited, has been granted a Category2 (business-to-business) e-gambling licence by the Alderney Gambling Control Commission.
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PLAYSON RELINQUISHES MGA LICENSING
31st May, 2016 at 15:33:26
Retains UK Gambling Commission and Alderney certification.
Malta-based gaming company Playson has relinquished their Malta Gaming Authority Class 4 License saying it will continue operations on their UK and Alderney Gaming Licenses.
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TOP MANAGEMENT CHANGES AT GENTING U.K.
10th May, 2016 at 08:52:38
President restructures to enhance multi-channel capability.
Big changes at top management level have been announced by the UK division of land and online gambling giant Genting, with local president Paul Willock emphasising a focus on multi-channel delivery through a restructuring of the executive team.
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METRO PLAY SAGA NEARS ITS END (Update)
28th April, 2016 at 18:07:41
Liquidator sends final report to creditors.
The sad saga of online gambling websites Metro Play and 666Bet (see previous reports) appears to be drawing to a close following the liquidator's report to creditors, which offers them little comfort and lists a total debt of GBP 1,285,965.84, but no recoverable assets to meet the company's obligations to its creditors.
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NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR FOR ALDERNEY GAMBLING CONTROL COMMISSION
21st December, 2015 at 15:56:40
Regulator finds new chief within its ranks.
Jorn Starck, formerly director of regulatory operations at the Alderney Gambling Control Commission (AGCC), has been promoted to executive director, replacing Andre Wilsenach who is about to depart (early in the New Year) for pastures greener at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas.
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PHILIPPINES FIRM IN DATA CENTRE DEAL WITH ALDERNEY
18th October, 2015 at 07:08:37
IP Converge Data Services Inc. expands into Europe with Alderney Gambling Control Commission deal.
IP Converge Data Services Inc., a subsidiary of Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co.'s information and communications technology arm ePLDT, is expanding into Europe via a partnership with Alderney Gambling Control Commission in the Channel Islands, the company has announced.
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MALAYSIAN FAMILY SET TO SELL U.K. ONLINE GAMBLING INTERESTS
01st October, 2015 at 16:55:01
Lim family in GBP 7.2 million deal on Genting Alderney.
According to filings today on the Malaysian stock exchange, the Lim family have agreed to sell their Genting Alderney online gaming business in the UK to Genting Malaysia Bhd, a 49.3 percent owned Genting subsidiary, for GBP 7.2 million in cash, the motivation being to streamline the group's gaming business under one management.
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END OF THE ROAD FOR METROPLAY-666BET
11th July, 2015 at 10:21:52
Company placed in compulsory liquidation.
The sad saga of MetroPlay-666Bet, which hit the headlines earlier this year amid reports of police action, multi-million pound fraud and unpaid players (see previous reports), appears to have reached a closing chapter with the announcement in the Alderney Official Gazette
that Metro Play, as operator of dotcoms Bet666 and MetroPlay, has been placed in compulsory liquidation.
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ALDERNEY APPOINT NEW DIRECTOR OF ECOMMERCE
27th May, 2015 at 21:02:24
Legal eagle to lead jurisdiction's promotional expansion
Susan O'Leary has been appointed by the States of Alderney as director of eCommerce effective August 2015. She replaces Robin Le Prevost who has held the position since 2006.
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NEW ONLINE GAMBLING PLATFORM LAUNCHES
16th April, 2015 at 09:51:48
GECO achieves Alderney and UK Gambling Commission licensing.
GECO Gaming has announced that it is ready to welcome game developers and operators to its new online gambling platform, now that it has secured UK Gambling Commission and Alderney licensing.
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LEYTON ORIENT DROPS 666BET SHIRT SPONSORSHIP (Update)
24th March, 2015 at 20:08:20
Shirt sponsorship contract terminated
Following news of the UK Gambling Commission and Alderney Gambling Control Commission's suspension of Metro Play trading as 666Bet licensing (see previous report
), sponsorship partner Leyton Orient Football Club has terminated its contract with the company saying:
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METRO PLAY - 666BET LICENSE ALSO SUSPENDED BY ALDERNEY (Update)
23rd March, 2015 at 20:31:20
"…serious concerns about the existing control and management of Metro Play."
Metro Play Limited also trading as 666Bet.com has had its operations suspended by the Alderney Gaming Control Commission (AGCC) as well as the UK Gambling Commission (see <a href="/news/20150321/metroplay-666bet-uk-licence-suspended/">our previous report</a>).
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ALDERNEY SLASHES COST OF LICENSES
30th January, 2015 at 13:05:06
Online gambling licenses jurisdiction ties to be more competitive in a narrowing market.
The Alderney online gambling licensing jurisdiction has announced major reductions in licensing fees as competition for business hots up in a market where national jurisdictions are increasingly dominant.
Full Story: Alderney Slashes Cost Of Licenses »
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NEW M.D. AT B.G.O. ONLINE GAMBLING GROUP
22nd January, 2015 at 11:53:09
Hannah Westley was formerly group finance officer.
Richard Skelhorn, the CEO and join founder of Alderney-based online gambling group BGO Entertainment, has appointed the company's chief finance officer, Hannah Westley (38), as group managing director, based in Malta.
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