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Esports Insider’s Forum launches to a packed Fnatic Bunkr

The first of the ESI Forum Series (#ESIForum) events, in association with Digital Fuel, packed the Bunkr last night as the esports fraternity came out in force to Fnatic’s HQ. As a part of SBC Global, Esports Insider is running these monthly events at Fnatic’s Shoreditch venue in a bid to welcome the finest professionals from in and around the industry for …

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Want to find out why football clubs are entering esports? Be at the Bunkr on July 20th

There are just nine days remaining until the inaugural Esports Insider Forum Series hosted at Fnatic’s very own Bunkr in Shoreditch, London. Esports Insider, a part of SBC Global, will welcome up to 80 professionals from the realm of esports as well as traditional sports with a panel examining just why football clubs are getting involved in the burgeoning world of esports on …

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LeoVegas bringing the hygge with Danish entry

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Last week, LeoVegas launched its LeoVegas Sport product into the Danish market. Having been granted a Danish licence, LeoVegas will now offer around 100,000 betting games daily in more than 40 different sports in Denmark. LeoVegas Group CEO Gustaf Hagman stated: “The launch of LeoVegas’ casino has been very successful and LeoVegas has established itself as a brand in Denmark. …

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Opinium and the changing face of the UK punter

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Strategic insight agency Opinium has compiled a report looking at the ‘changing face of the UK punter’ is the first in a new series from the company. The findings were that ‘retention, cross-selling and building brand loyalty are the key challenges facing operators in the UK’. The new paper is titled “Gaming’s not so quiet revolution: the changing face of the …

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DraftKings nets Official Fantasy Partner status of EuroLeague Basketball

Euroleague Basketball announced a new partnership this week which saw DraftKings become the Official Fantasy Partner for the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague. DraftKings will bring its expertise on board in order to help the EuroLeague Fantasy Challenge undergo a makeover and offer fans several new fantasy games and opportunities in both the EuroLeague and 7DAYS EuroCup. DraftKings is of course well versed as a …

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Global Gaming strengthens its executive team amidst expansion

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Global Gaming has appointed Mark Wadsworth as a member of its executive team as the company looks to to support the recent expansion in Malta. Wadsworth joins the firm as Director of the Group’s companies in Malta. Here he will head up two new major development projects. Prior to joining, Wadsworth worked at Betsson in the role of Head of Platform. He worked across …

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Ihre Consulting unveils new look site

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Affiliate network and management agency, Ihre Consulting, has launched a new look site which is aimed at being more user friendly. The rebrand showcases the products and services offered alongside the industry awards the company has picked up since it was founded back in 2010. This includes its most recent nomination for the EGR B2B Awards 2017. The site has been overhauled …

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British racecourses appoint i-neda for forthcoming pool betting operation

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British racecourses have appointed i-neda to provide technology support for the sport’s forthcoming pool betting operation. This means that the company will provide the technology platform for the new pool betting operation which is set to go live across the bulk of British racecourses in July 2018. UK based i-neda was founded in 2002 and has extensive experience of delivering pool betting solutions …

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Betway is the Official Betting Partner of ESL One Cologne

In a major announcement by ESL, it was revealed today that CS:GO tournament ESL One Cologne (the finals for which are July 7-9) will this year have Betway as its Official Betting Partner. In turn this means that live odds will be available in the broadcast. Betway’s Anthony Werkman, Director of Marketing and Operations commented: “We are delighted to partner with …

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Double whammy as SmartBets adds Swedish and horse racing

Customisable odds comparison site SmartBets has expanded its Scandinavian horizons after launching in Sweden. This makes it the fifth language available on the platform. SmartBets is now available in English, Danish, Italian, German and Swedish. This is the latest in a series of expansions into new territories in recent months; in April SmartBets launched in Danish, in February it launched SmartBets Italia …

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