Viktor Kayed

Viktor graduated from the University of Salford with a BA in Multimedia Journalism and an MA in International Journalism. His additional professional proficiency in English and German, as well as native Bulgarian, makes him a highly-versatile media worker who can be easily deployed across several key markets.

Xtremepush announces Brazil expansion with veteran Álvaro Camargo in the lead

Andreas Koeberl: bringing Twain Sport to Brazil was a logical step for us

CRM specialist Xtremepush has bolstered its global presence by opening a new office in Brazil’s São Paulo.  To further strengthen its LatAm footprint, the company has hired sports betting expert Álvaro Camargo as the Country Manager of the new branch, and will be tasked with building up Xtremepush’s Brazilian client and partnership base to meet the region’s growing demand for …

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Soft2Bet reports “strongest year to date” in latest 2023 financial overview 

Genius Q3 YTD revenue up

B2B sportsbook and casino provider Soft2Bet has shown strong company growth for 2023 in its latest performance report.  The company’s “strongest year to date” was a result of a continuous expansion across regulated markets and a heavy focus on highly gamified products, highlighted by the key metrics. In 2023, Soft2Bet bumped its revenue with an audited growth of 46% across …

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Betsson’s BML Group dealt Finnish blow by NPB

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After marking another successful streak in its latest interim report, Betsson Group has been dealt a blow in Finland where its subsidiary BML Group appeared on the country’s blacklist of unlicensed operators.   In a new development, Finland’s National Police Board (NPB) placed the company next to a number of corporate entities banned from interacting with any banks, payment services and …

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Sporting Solutions adds extra fuel to seven-year partnership with Playbook Engineering

SBC News Sporting Solutions adds extra fuel to seven-year partnership with Playbook Engineering

Sporting Solutions and sportsbook platform Playbook Engineering have agreed to extend their partnership that has now been active for seven years.  Through the agreement, Playbook Engineering and its respective brands will continue to be supplied with Odds Services from Sporting Solutions across a range of pre-game and in-play sports.  Both companies have been partners since 2017, resulting in a number …

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Sportingtech strikes content distribution deal with RubyPlay

SBC News Sportingtech strikes content distribution deal with RubyPlay

A new partnership signed by betting and gaming platform provider Sportingtech will see the integration of slot games from igaming development studio RubyPlay onto its platform.  Already carrying a portfolio of more than 100 partners and their branded titles, Sportingtech can now strengthen its offering even further with the addition of RubyPlay’s content. Dr Eyal Loz, Chief Product Officer at …

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Uri Poliavich, Soft2Bet: tapping into mobile gaming’s two billion players with MEGA

SBC News Uri Poliavich, Soft2Bet: tapping into mobile gaming’s two billion players with MEGA

Soft2Bet descended on the show floor at ICE London to sing the praises of its latest gamification instrument, the Motivational Engineering Gaming Application, or MEGA for short.  The new innovation takes popular mobile games across both Android and IOS and combines their APIs with MEGA to transform them into real-money gambling titles.  Revealing the “amazing” results seen from this solution …

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KSA: Decrease in match-fixing reports does not equal safer market

SBC News KSA: Decrease in match-fixing reports does not equal safer market

The Sports Betting Intelligence Unit (SBIU) of the Dutch Gaming Authority Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has published its latest findings on a number of match-fixing reports received in the period between 19 December, 2022 and 31 December, 2023.  The analysis shows that there have been considerably low numbers of instances of alleged match-fixing incidents, making out a total of 6 reports in …

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SBC Summit Tbilisi: 2024 Promises Growth and a Deep-Dive into Eastern Europe & Central Asia

SBC News SBC Summit Tbilisi: 2024 Promises Growth and a Deep-Dive into Eastern Europe & Central Asia

SBC Summit Tbilisi is poised to reclaim the spotlight on 25-26 June at the Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace, marking its early return after a highly successful inaugural edition in October 2023. 1,500 senior sports betting and iGaming executives will reconvene in the heart of Georgia’s capital, to solidify their foothold in the promising markets of Eastern Europe and Central …

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SBC Webinars: Third-party providers as drivers of innovation

ESA Gaming: The dawn of non-traditional content

Technological innovation can sometimes end up in stalemate when it comes to sports betting products – something contrary to the constant push by operators to bring the lever higher with trading solutions so that they can acquire a new breed of sports betting end users.  Brands often decide that the best approach going forward is to develop their offerings in-house, …

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