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Gala Coral extends Inspired Gaming virtual sports on mobile

SBC News Gala Coral extends Inspired Gaming virtual sports on mobile

 Inspired Gaming Group (Inspired), , today announced that UK betting and gambling operator Gala Coral had extended its Virtual Sports license to also include mobile. Inspired currently provides Coral with seven concurrent channels of Virtual Sports for both retail and online, equating to over 3,000 events a day. These will all now be available on Coral Mobile.  The channels are: …

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ASA seeks industry rethink of Free Bets promotions

SBC News ASA seeks industry rethink of Free Bets promotions

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has asked for the gambling  and sports betting industries to rethink its promotion and advertising terminology with regards to “Free Bets” promotions. ASA, the UK advertising watchdog, stated that after a review of UK gambling advertising complaints, it had found public concerns with regards to Free Bets and Free Money promotions. Central to the …

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Playtech plans UK POC supplier strategy

SBC News Playtech plans UK POC supplier strategy

Playtech senior management have stated that it will renegotiate supplier terms with its operators, in order to prepare its igaming technology and provisions network for the changes in market conditions that will be applied by the imminent Point of Consumption (POC) tax. Speaking after Playtech’s Q3 corporate performance presentation, Chief Financial Officer Ron Hoffman said that the company had begun …

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Ladbrokes partners with Brisbane Roar FC

SBC News Ladbrokes partners with Brisbane Roar FC

Ladbrokes has continued to expand its brand presence and coverage in the Australian sports betting market with the announcement that it had entered a marketing partnership with A-League soccer team Brisbane Roar FC. Ladbrokes Australia confirmed that it had agreed a one season deal with Brisbane Roar, the partnership agreement will see the Ladbrokes brand promoted throughout the football clubs …

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Macau Jockey Club praises MGS preparations

SBC News Macau Jockey Club praises MGS preparations

  With just a few weeks remaining until the opening of the second Macao Gaming Show, the event’s co-organisers – Macau Jockey Club, Macau Slot and Macau Yat Yuen Canidrome – have reiterated their ongoing support and investment in the show, taking place at the Venetian Macao (November 18-20). Discussing the Asian event, billed as ‘By Asia For The World’, …

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MiGS partners with the BiG Foundation for Charity Lunch on the 13th November

SBC News MiGS partners with the BiG Foundation for Charity Lunch on the 13th November

Organisers of the Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS), an established iGaming conference, announced that they are pleased to partner with the BiG Foundation, an industry-initiated endeavor to raise funds for deserving charities. They will be organizing a fund-raising event, namely “the BIG lunch” that will be held on Thursday, November 13 at 1pm following the two-day MiGS conference that will be held …

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Titanbet UK selects John Barnes as Football Brand Ambassador

SBC News Titanbet UK selects John Barnes as Football Brand Ambassador

PT Entertainment subsidiary Titanbet UK has signed former Liverpool and England star John Barnes as  Football Brand Ambassador for their new U.K.-facing sportsbook. Barnes, 50, earned 79 caps for the national team during a glittering career which saw him win both the First Division and FA Cup on two occasions while at Anfield. Titanbet UK is in the process of acquiring …

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bet365 renews sponsorship of Sandown Park

Sandown Park Racecourse management have announced that UK bookmaker bet365 have extended its racecourse and festival sponsorship for a further three years. The bet365 brand will continue to be promoted throughout the racecourses track. The bookmaker will also keep its title sponsorships of bet365 Flat Friday and bet365 Jump Finale for Sandown Park’s Race Festival, which is hosted every April. …

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Fortuna Entertainment sees senior departures of CMO & CFO

SBC News Fortuna Entertainment sees senior departures of CMO & CFO

Czech sports betting operator Fortuna Entertainment Group has announced the senior departures of Chief Financial Officer Michal Vepřek and Chief Marketing Officer Zdeněk. Zdeněk Lang will leave Fortuna Entertainment Group at the end of this year in line with an  agreement made with the betting operators majority shareholder. Commenting on their departures from Fortuna Entertainment Fortuna has achieved long-term strength …

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EiG Berlin Review : A global debate on the future of iGaming

SBC News EiG Berlin Review : A global debate on the future of iGaming

Berlin, 28 October 2014 – A record number of international visitors and gaming operators to this year’s EiG in Berlin enjoyed an inspiring venue in the heart of the capital’s start-up hub as well as lively debates with global thought-leaders from inside and outside the industry. Last week’s EiG 2014 at the Arena Berlin delivered a packed schedule of unmissable …

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