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Matthew Tripp targets Australia’s biggest bookmakers with BetEasy

Australian igaming entrepreneur Matthew Tripp stated that he wants his new business venture BetEasy.com.au, to revolutionise the Australian sports betting market. The bullish owner of BetEasy has vowed to offer Australian punters the best sports value and entertainment in the market, taking established Australian bookmakers head-on. Tripp who sold his previous sports betting venture Sportsbet Australia to Irish operators Paddy …

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bet365 launches Italian focused website – bet365.it

bet365 further outlined its plans for European expansion with the launch of bet365.it. The operator will enter the licensed Italian igaming market, offering customer’s casino, poker and betting products on desktop and mobile platforms. Senior management at the Stoke based operator had been studying the possibilities of entering the Italian igaming market, however the operator’s entry had been held up …

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Trade Minister suspends South African Gambling Board

South Africa’s Trade & Industry Minister Rob Davies has suspended the country’s National Gambling Board pending the outcome of a forensic investigation. The Trade & Industry ministry has confirmed its actions, stating that the National Gambling Board had been temporarily suspended pending further information. However it remained silent on its reasons for the actions undertaken. Spokesperson Sidwell Medupe says two …

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Hong Kong Bureau will not block unlicensed gambling sites

Hong Kong gaming regulators will not follow the recently implemented Singapore measures relating to the blocking of access to unlicensed online gambling sites. The Hong Kong Bureau of Home Affairs told local media outlets, that it did not intend to follow Singaporean practices with regards to the policing and monitoring of online gambling in the region. The Bureau wished to …

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GameAccount signs mobile partnership with SENSE3

GameAccount Network , developer and supplier of enterprise-level B2B gaming software and online gaming content, announces the extension of an existing partnership with a major undisclosed US casino operator to deploy the SENSE3 Mobile Casino real money gaming experience for existing patrons on-property. Customary in the regulated land-based US casino Industry, the identity of the Operator remains embargoed prior to …

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Andy Harris Realistic Games – EIG Berlin Interview – New Game Creation

With the sector seeing much uniformity in its product and gaming output, new game development and content partnership have now become  critical issues. Team SBC & EIG Berlin caught up with Andy Harris Commercial Director of Realistic Games to discuss new game development in igaming, in-game impacts and player gaming trends. Andy Harris has consulted various operators and business services …

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666Bet sponsors Anthony Joshua’s WBC Title Fight

666Bet has signed a sponsorship agreement with Matchroom Boxing for Olympic gold medalist Anthony Joshua MBE’s first title fight against Dennis Bakhtov. The WBC International Heavyweight title takes place as part of Matchroom’s ‘Moment of Truth’ event at London’s 02 Arena on Tuesday 11thOctober. 666Bet will have their logo displayed in around the ring, including on the centre canvas and the two …

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Betting industry welcomes international match-fixing cooperation

The European regulated betting industry welcomes the Council of Europe’s Convention on match-fixing, which aims to prevent the manipulation of sports results. The EGBA, ESSA, and the RGA, believe that it represents a relatively positive and potentially significant development in the fight against sport and betting related fraud. At the same time, certain provisions raise concerns regarding their compatibility with …

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Appeals halt German sports betting licensing process

The Administrative Court of Wiesbaden has temporarily halted the German Hesse Ministry plans of issuing twenty federal sports betting licences. The Court of Wiesbaden had received appeals from numerous unsuccessful applicants challenging the Hesse Ministry’s processes with regards to the issuing of sports betting licensing. On 3 September 2014, The Hesse Ministry had awarded twenty operators with provisional sports betting …

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