Luke Massey

How Golden Palace is extending its retail sports betting reach through Altenar

Golden Palace

Multi-channel gambling operator Golden Palace has chosen to roll out sportsbook software from Altenar in 200 more terminals across Belgium after just a few months of testing. This decision, said Altenar COO Dinos Stranomitis, is proof that the software has worked well in the select number of terminals it was originally deployed for across three locations in Saint-Ghislain, Aubenge and …

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The power of 5G streaming: Driving the new age of betting


The magic of live streaming is in the power it has to make people feel involved – and subsequently more engaged – with the betting experience, said Vermantia technical director Menelaos Ladopoulos. But what came first – the thirst from players for faster, more reliable live streams? Or the emergence of tech which normalised the concept within the increasingly content-driven …

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Petar Penev: The outlook is bright for the Soft2Bet sportsbook


The jam-packed sports calendar for this summer including both Euro 2021 and (hopefully) the Olympic Games in Tokyo means the outlook for the short to medium term from a sports betting perspective is particularly positive, said Soft2Bet’s head of sportsbook Petar Penev. Despite the huge disruption inflicted on the sports world by coronavirus, which still leaves the successful staging of …

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Vbet signs title sponsorship deal with esports team Alliance


Vbet, the flagship international B2C betting and gaming brand operated by BetConstruct, has signed an official title sponsorship deal with leading esports team, Alliance. The Swedish-based esports team currently competes in Dota 2, Apex Legends, Super Smash Bros, Fortnite and TrackMania. The distinctive branding of Vbet will be visible on Alliance players’ shirts throughout 2021, with the partnership also set …

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Delasport bolsters finance team with Pasternack appointment


Delasport has added “fresh perspectives and new capabilities” to its leadership team through the appointment of new Chief Financial Officer Alon Pasternack. Pasternack, said Delasport, brings a wealth of experience in regulation and the iGaming industry, as well as strong qualifications from leading global finance organisations. As the new CFO, he will drive operational gains and steer Delasport’s growth strategy …

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Peter Murray: W2 affordability takes central role in the safer gambling arena


The ‘laser-like’ focus of the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) on player protection, combined with the likely compliance updates from the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) led review of the UK Gambling Act, could mean that adoption of W2’s new real-time affordability solution becomes vital for the country’s gaming operators. We spoke to W2 Head of Sales Peter …

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LSports delivers full pricing control through Sports Trading Manager


Real-time sports data provider LSports has introduced its new lowest latency trading system, the Sports Trading Manager (STM). Featuring one of the most comprehensive sports data feeds in the industry, STM gives sportsbooks full control over creating, pricing and suspending odds according to their requirements. The technology behind STM, said LSports, stands out for creating the fairest value odds, for …

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Pronet Gaming: It pays to stay alert to live sports changes

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As disruption to the live sports calendar continues, Pronet Gaming Sportsbook and Trading Director Thomas Molloy examines what lessons the industry has learned from last year.  The shockwaves that resounded from last year’s shutdown of elite sport across the globe still resonate. Leagues and events that would in normal times be enjoyed by millions, not only inside stadiums but also …

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