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Ladbrokes See Profits Halved With First Half of 2013

UK based gaming operator Ladbrokes, published its first half interim report for 2013, the operator has as reported a 48% drop in pre-tax profit to £55.1m. The return shows a decline in from £106.9m for the same period in 2012. Ladbrokes have pinpointed the cause of the decline coming from its high-street retail stores, that have been affected by the …

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Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit – 2-4-1 Offer is on!

SBC Members have until tomorrow to get two passes to the Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit for the price of one – a saving of £495. To purchase your 2-4-1 pass, just head over to the registration page and enter the code TWOFER1 at checkout. This offer is available until midnight Friday 9 August. The Mobile Gaming and Gambling Summit takes …

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Totel Football Kicks Off With OpenBet

TotelFootball the real money gaming fantasy football operators have signed a partner agreement with gaming services and software provider OpenBet for the upcoming 2013/14 football season. This European football season – TotelFootball’s flagship fantasy sports pools betting product will be available to all gaming operators using the Openbet sports betting platform.  As Openbet seeks to broaden its client gaming ans …

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Paddy Power Partners with News UK Mobile Apps

News UK, media owners of UK newspapers – The Sun & The Times have selected Irish igaming operator, Paddy Power as the betting partner for its recently launched new mobile apps, ‘Goals App’ and ‘Sun Plus Goals’. Korean automotive company KIA has been announced by News UK, as the apps title sponsors. The new app launched by News UK for …

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BT Sport Partners with Betfred Retail.

UK bookmaker Betfred is to show BT Sport programming in its 1,370 UK stores for the next three years after it reached an agreement with the new pay-television broadcaster according to UK utilities services aggregation/comparison website –  USwitch.com UK customers that visit Betfred stores will be able to watch newly launched BT Sport 1, BT Sport 2 plus ESPN content …

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Bloomberg Sports Announce Premiership Projections Tables!

London based Bloomberg Sports (BSports), part of Bloomberg News Group, today unveiled its first ever Barclays Premier League season projections. Using Bloomberg cutting edge analysis and data technologies for forecasting Premiership results and team performance for this upcoming season, BSports aims to help its users further understand football results and make more insightful betting selections. BSports projections are available to …

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Unibet Publish 2013 Interim Report

Igaming operator Unibet Plc published its 2013 interim report for the performance period of January to June 2013. Unibet Group announced it had witnessed a 19% increase in 2013 first half performance, growth had been contributed by a strong start to 2013 which saw revenues generated of £113.4m. Unibet also witnessed strong take up by customers of its mobile casino …

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William Hill Eyes Acquisition of Australias Tom Waterhouse

With the recent announcement of financial results for the first half of 2013, Igaming operator William Hill announced to investors and the stock market of its interest in growing its brand and business in the Australian igaming and betting market. Today rumors that senior members of William Hill Staff have been made aware of a potential deal to purchase Australian …

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Spreadex Announce Strong First Half of 2013

UK Spread betting firm Spreadex has announced an increase in betting turnover and net profit for the first half of 2013. The Spread betting operator has announced that growth in its betting has been aided by a series of acquisitions and new online features and customer add-ons. Spredex announced a 24 per cent rise in profits after tax to £11m …

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William Hill May Challenge UK iGaming Tax

UK newspaper The Daily Express. igaming operator William Hill is to consider action against the upcoming igaming tax that aims to charge 15% on all UK facing igaming operators from 2014 onwards. William Hill reported a strong performance through digital channels .The operator one of the leading igaming  operators and one of the UK’s biggest igaming advertisers, recently posted an …

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