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Bet365 launches in Indiana in continued US expansion

SBC News Bet365 launches in Indiana in continued US expansion

bet365 has officially launched into Indiana through a partnership with the French Lick Resort. Indiana becomes the eighth state of the British bookmaker’s expansion in the US, which already includes Kentucky, Louisiana, Virginia, Ohio, New Jersey, Iowa and Colorado. A bet365 spokesperson said: “At bet365, we don’t do ordinary, and as the home of the country’s first professional baseball game, …

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iGP finalises senior management restructure with new CCO & CMO

SBC News iGP finalises senior management restructure with new CCO & CMO

iGP has announced the double hire of Inesa Glazaite as its new Chief Commercial Officer and Michael Baker-Mosley as its Chief Marketing Officer. Finalising its senior management restructure, Glazaite joins the igaming solutions provider having spent the last four years in senior sales roles within iGaming and sports betting.  These include Head of Sales at Soft2Bet, Senior Sales Director at …

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GG.BET to boost esports popularity in enhanced Team Vitality deal

Sporting Solutions agrees three-year partnership with CSGOEmpire

GG.BET has announced an extension of its partnership with international esports club Team Vitality into 2024. The victorious Counter-Strike roster and the esports betting company will be deepening their collaboration to aid the development of the industry.  GG.BET commented: “Since we first joined forces, GG.BET has supported Team Vitality all the way to the top. The team has won major …

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FairPlay Sports Media acquires Quarter4 to drive BetTech transformation

SBC News FairPlay Sports Media acquires Quarter4 to drive BetTech transformation

FairPlay Sports Media (FPSM) has announced the acquisition of Toronto-based Quarter4 (Q4). Described as a deep-learning neural network specialising in predicting sporting outcomes and providing unique data and content opportunities, ​​this is the first acquisition to be made by FPSM. A Bruin Capital business, the move aligns with FairPlay’s mission to transform the BetTech capabilities of its media network for …

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Stuart Simms, FairPlay: Oddschecker rebrand showcases our full capabilities

SBC News Stuart Simms, FairPlay: Oddschecker rebrand showcases our full capabilities

In line with last week’s announcement that FairPlay Sports Media (FPSM) has become the new identity of Oddschecker, Stuart Simms, CEO of the freshly rebranded group, spoke to SBC News about representing a global network and expanded services beyond affiliate marketing. Nothing new for Oddschecker or FairPlay…. Why embark on this course of action? Oddschecker is a heritage brand recognised …

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William Hill introduces four new horseracing ambassadors

SBC News William Hill introduces four new horseracing ambassadors

William Hill has added four new horse racing representatives to its ambassador portfolio. The British bookmaker has now aligned with Irish trainer Gavin Cromwell, top National Hunt jockeys J J Slevin and Sean Flanagan and respected presenter and broadcaster Jane Mangan. Andrew McCleave, Head of Marketing at William Ireland, commented: “William Hill has a long proud history in horse racing, …

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Sportradar extends data partnership with kwiff to 2025

SBC News Sportradar extends data partnership with kwiff to 2025

Sportradar has announced an enhanced partnership with super-charged betting service, kwiff. The agreement will continue to span multiple sports and Sportradar will continue to provide the operator with pre-match and live score data, as well as its content solutions including Live Match Trackers.  kwiff CEO Charles Lee commented: “Sportradar has been a fantastic partner for us over a number of …

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Svenska Spel to offer free Gamban licence to players wanting to quit

SBC News Svenska Spel to offer free Gamban licence to players wanting to quit

Svenska Spel announced a deal with Gamban which will provide free blocking software to players wanting to quit gambling. The partnership will see individuals who have chosen to self-exclude offered a free Gamban licence and access to more support via the Gamban app. Daniel Harre, Responsible Gambling Specialist at Svenska Spel AB, asserted that if someone is suffering from their …

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Tim Kennedy, SUZOHAPP: Transatlantic success and what to expect in 2024

SBC News Tim Kennedy, SUZOHAPP: Transatlantic success and what to expect in 2024

Tim Kennedy, SUZOHAPP’s VP of Sales Europe, reflects on the company’s 2023 performance and the gaming sector as a whole, whilst shedding some light on its ambitions for the coming months. Last year saw more roll-outs in the US and Canadian betting markets, with notable industry names such as Fanatics. Meanwhile, SUZOHAPP also entered the lottery markets – introducing a …

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GG.BET extends NAVI club partnership in second deal of 2024

SBC News GG.BET extends NAVI club partnership in second deal of 2024

GG.BET has extended its partnership with esports club Natus Vincere (NAVI). The deal involves plans to collaborate on content creation and offline projects with a view to boosting the popularity of esports The pair will also host press conferences with the organisation’s players in addition to in-person activations at events where it is competing.  A statement from GG.BET read: “The …

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