KINDRED GROUP STATES INTEREST IN DANSKE SPIL ACQUISITION
27th February, 2017 at 22:47:21
But Danish Government not ready to commit.
Hot on the heels of Kindred Group's (formerly Unibet) acquisition of 32Red, Danish newspaper Børsen reports the company's continued interest in acquiring elements of State-owned gaming company Danske Spil.
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EXPECTATIONS MOUNT ON SWEDISH ONLINE GAMBLING CHANGES (Update)
27th February, 2017 at 09:44:57
Will the new regulatory system by similar to that deployed by the Danes?
The much debated and delayed changes to the Swedish gambling industry, and in particular the online sector, will hopefully be made clearer at the end of next (March) month, when the government's review of the industry and its recommendations for change will be published.
Full Story: Expectations Mount On Swedish Online Gambling Changes (update) »
KINDRED GROUP TO ACQUIRE 32RED GROUP
23rd February, 2017 at 08:37:42
Former Unibet online gambling group prepared to spend GBP176 million on deal.
The Reuters news agency reported Thursday that the Kindred online gambling group (formerly known as Unibet) has announced its planned acquisition of the 32Red online gambling group for a consideration of almost GBP 176 million.
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KINDRED GROUP SOARS IN UNAUDITED 2016 RESULTS
16th February, 2017 at 05:03:31
KINDRED GROUP PARTNERS GAMEVY
10th February, 2017 at 09:06:44
For instant win and scratch content.
Gamevy clinched its latest content supply deal with Kindred Group (formerly Unibet) this week as the operator seeks to expand its instant win and scratch games portfolio.
Full Story: Kindred Group Partners Gamevy »
ISPORT GENIUS EXPANDS WITH UNIBET
06th February, 2017 at 10:20:05
In consumer-facing sports data product deal.
Sports data platform provider iSport Genius has partnered Unibet in a licensing deal for its interactive consumer-facing tool for the Australian and UK markets, with the potential to expand into continental Europe.
Full Story: Isport Genius Expands With Unibet »
KINDRED GROUP LIVE WITH AUTHENTIC GAMING ROULETTE
31st January, 2017 at 11:56:52
Deployed across multiple Kindred Group online brands
Authentic Gaming's Live Roulette solution has gone live across several brands within the Kindred Group portfolio, including Unibet and Maria Casino.
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25 UNLICENSED ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATORS STILL ACTIVE IN CZECH REPUBLIC
19th January, 2017 at 08:52:03
Transparency International exec claims official inaction despite the new regulations.
The Czech Republic's new online gambling regulatory and licensing regime kicked in on January 1st this year, but there has been a lack of official action against 25 unlicensed and therefore illegal operators, according to a statement released to the Czech press Wednesday by director David Ondracka of Transparency International.
Full Story: 25 Unlicensed Online Gambling Operators Still Active In Czech Republic »
KINDRED LAUNCH HIGH ROLLER FOCUSED CASINO BRAND
18th January, 2017 at 12:30:41
Debuts third party affordability assessments.
Kindred Group (formerly Unibet Group) has announced the launch of a new online casino brand focused on Norwegian and Swedish high rollers.
Full Story: Kindred Launch High Roller Focused Casino Brand »
KINDRED ACHIEVES EU RECOMMENDATION
16th January, 2017 at 13:13:34
On consumer protection and responsible gambling
Kindred Group (formerly Unibet) has become the first operator to successfully meet the requirements of the EU Recommendation on Consumer Protection and Responsible Gambling following an external audit.
Full Story: Kindred Achieves Eu Recommendation »
ONLINE GAMBLING TRADE ASSOCIATION SUPPORTS ADVERTISING RESTRICTION IN AUSTRALIA
19th December, 2016 at 12:23:39
Newly formed Responsible Wagering Australia agrees to support government moves to ban inducement advertising.
Responsible Wagering Australia, a newly formed trade body supported by Bet365, Betfair, CrownBet, Sportsbet and Unibet (see previous report) has announced that it is to support government moves to ban inducement advertising, e.g. the offering of bonuses and free games to attract and persuade punters to sign up.
Full Story: Online Gambling Trade Association Supports Advertising Restriction In Australia »
TABCORP GUILTY OF OFFERING ONLINE GAMBLING INDUCEMENTS
16th December, 2016 at 08:34:33
Three charges dating from August 2015 heard in Sydney court.
The occasionally holier-than-thou perception of Australian gambling group Tabcorp took a knock Friday when the company was found guilty on three charges of illegally luring punters to open new accounts by offering inducements.
Full Story: Tabcorp Guilty Of Offering Online Gambling Inducements »
KINDRED GROUP SETS SAIL (Update)
12th December, 2016 at 13:40:20
First trading day under new name
It's the beginning of a new chapter as Kindred Group plc, formerly Unibet Group plc, began its first day of trading under a new name (see previous report).
Full Story: Kindred Group Sets Sail (update) »
REALISTIC GAMES STRIKES KINDRED GROUP CONTENT DEAL
08th December, 2016 at 08:52:04
Partnership offers players a wider range of games
The UK-based online gambling games developer Realistic Games has signed a deal to supply its games to online operator Kindred Group, parent company of quality brands that include Unibet, Stan James and Maria Casino.
Full Story: Realistic Games Strikes Kindred Group Content Deal »
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FORMER AUSSIE POLITICAL FOE NOW WORKING WITH ONLINE GAMBLING OPERATORS
07th December, 2016 at 19:28:46
Former communications minister Stephen Conroy appointed head of new responsible gambling group founded by operators.
Stephen Conroy is a name familiar to most online gambling industry folks as the former Australian government minister who tried to introduce some decidedly Internet-unfriendly censorship legislation in his attempts to shut down online gambling and other pursuits he considered unsuitable for Aussies.
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