ELLIS PARK SELECT SPORTECH FOR PARI-MUTUAL BETTING SERVICES
06th February, 2017 at 21:51:55
Expands footprint in State of Kentucky.
Sportech Racing and Digital, a division of Sportech PLC, has been selected by Kentucky horserace track, Ellis Park as its new pari-mutuel betting technologies and services provider.
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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.
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RUSSIAN ONLINE BETTING TRANSACTION HUBS INCLUDED IN NEW TAX DEMANDS
23rd January, 2017 at 08:44:19
Russia's two compulsory online bet processing centres (TSUPIS) face rise in tax rates.
The Russian Finance Ministry's latest tax advisory has confirmed a two-fold increase in gambling taxes as a result of the latest amendments to its May 2016 draft legislation, and among the taxes are hefty increases for the country's currently two online bet processing centres (TSUPIS) owned and operated by competing self-regulatory bookmaker associations.
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SPORTECH AWARDED EXTENSION ON DUTCH TOTE LICENSE
03rd January, 2017 at 19:39:27
A further six months bridges ongoing tender process.
Dutch gaming authority Kansspelautoriteit has extended Sportech Racing B.V.'s totalizator license for a further six months to July 1, 2017.
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NZRB PARTNERS PADDY POWER BETFAIR AND OPENBET
22nd December, 2016 at 15:51:45
For design phase of Fixed Odds Betting Platform.
Paddy Power Betfair (PPB), OpenBet (OB) and the New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) will engage to potentially formalize a Fixed Odds Betting platform beginning with a detailed design phase in January 2017.
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SPORTECH WINS ELLIS PARK PARI MUTUEL CONTRACT
07th December, 2016 at 12:48:44
Another significant deal in State of Kentucky.
Sportech's Racing and Digital division has become Kentucky racecourse Ellis Park' s new pari mutuel betting provider, another significant deal on the back of similar with Kentucky Downs.
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SPORTECH AWARDED TOTE IRELAND CONTRACT
23rd November, 2016 at 20:46:29
Extends long-term relationship following competitive bid.
Following a competitive bid process Sportech PLC's Racing and Digita l division has been awarded a new contract with Tote Ireland for an initial five years plus five further one-year options.
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KANSSPELAUTORITEIT TO LAUNCH TOTE LICENSE TENDER
15th November, 2016 at 14:45:33
For implementation in 2017.
Dutch gambling authority Kansspelautoriteit will launch a digital tender for an exclusive 5-year horse racing and harness racing Totalizator Betting license on November 29, 2016.
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PHUMELELA HAILS PRELIM RESULTS
11th October, 2016 at 12:08:33
Will continue to invest in online to ensure further expansion.
South African horse racing and totalizator betting operator Phumelela Gaming and Leisure Ltd, hailed preliminary audited results for the year ended 31 July 2016 saying it was pleased with the strong growth in fixed odds, international and soccer tote betting over the past 12 months.
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AUSSIE ONLINE BOOKMAKER DOING WELL
10th October, 2016 at 07:53:54
TopBetta Holdings achieves robust growth momentum from betting tournaments.
Australian online bookmaker TopBetta Holdings latest performance numbers show that the company continues to prosper and grow, posting results that indicate turnover reached A$12 million and revenues A$1.2 million during the third quarter ended September 2016.
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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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ONLINE BETTING EXEMPTIONS IN SINGAPORE
15th September, 2016 at 08:53:47
Singapore Pools and the Singapore Turf Club are preparing to launch online betting services.
According to reports in The Straits Times. Singapore online punters will soon - perhaps by the end of next month - be able to legally make bets on Singapore Pools and Singapore Turf Club online sites currently in preparation in anticipation of getting the green light from the authorities.
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AUSSIE GAMBLING GROUP FINED FOR ALCOHOL-RELATED PROMOTIONAL ADVERT
29th June, 2016 at 10:09:02
U.K. MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT TAKES UP DORMANT ONLINE BETTING ACCOUNTS ISSUE (Update)
08th April, 2016 at 08:42:57
Scottish National Party's Ronnie Cowan wants to use unclaimed account balances to fund responsible gaming initiatives.
Scottish National Party MP for Inverclyde Ronnie Cowan has taken up a six-year drive started by Liberal Democrat MP Lord Foster to get the UK government interested in commandeering funds left in dormant online gambling player accounts and allocating them to responsible gambling projects (see previous reports).
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BETFRED TO CLOSE WIGAN TOTE PARK
27th November, 2015 at 13:58:08
Affects 14 full-time and 98 part-time members of staff.
UK gambling firm Betfred has confirmed the closure of its Wigan Tote Park on December 11, 2015 saying the significant shift to mobile and online had forced it to review the viability of the centre.
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