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Freebets.com – Bet365 Tops Xmas Value Back Offers

bet365 scooped the FREEBETS.com award for the best money-back bookmaker during December, adding to its November title, and giving one of the world’s largest online oddsmakers a third crown since leading affiliate site and sports betting service FREEBETS.com started their market-leading analysis in May 2013. The Stoke-based layer came up trumps ahead of William Hill and Paddy Power with four …

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A BET A to Provide David Pluck Bookmakers with EPOS

A Bet A Technology, a gaingsupplier of EPOS, call centre, and online transactional software, has signed a deal with independent bookmakers David Pluck Limited. The specialist provider, which services betting operators throughout the UK and Ireland, as well as 22 different global territories, will replace Open Bet as the operator’s exclusive supplier. David Pluck, which began trading in Widnes, Cheshire …

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Amaya Appoints VP Marlon D. Goldstein – Corporate Affairs & Counsel

Gaming  technology solutions provider Amaya Gaming Group Inc  have announced that it has appointed Marlon D. Goldstein as its new Executive Vice-President, Corporate Development and General Counsel effective as ofJanuary 24, 2014.  Prior to such date, Mr. Goldstein will be providing various consulting services to the Corporation. Prior to joining Amaya, Mr. Goldstein was a principal shareholder in the corporate and securities …

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ICE 2014 – Nick Garner on iGaming SEO & Content Strategy

SBC catches up with Nick Garner ahead of a busy month for the igaming industry. Nick Garner CEO of Search and online Reputation agency 90 Digital discusses the latest trends in SEO, PR and online reputation management for igaming. Nick is a veteran of SEO for the igaming industry, having headed up international projects for Unibet and Betfair. SBC discuses …

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Perform Group Begin Search For New CFO

Sports analysis, data and content provider – Perform Group have began to search for a new Chief Financial Officer, after the company confirmed that CFO David Surtees had stepped down from his position last Friday the 3rd of January. Surtees leaves Perform Group after six years of service as CFO, having joined the company at start-up phase from TV production …

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bwin.party Sponsor Philadelphia 76ers & New Jersey Devils – First Professional US Sports iGaming Partnership

iGaming operator bwin.party digital entertainment have announced the first ever US professional sports team and igaming partnership with US National Basketball Association franchise – the Philadelphia 76ers and National Hockey League New Jersey Devils. Both sports franchises are controlled by private equity and financial investment billionaire Josh Harris. The partnership deal is the first between US based sports franchises and …

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Sporting Index Launch Mobile Upgraded Website

Sports spread betting company Sporting Index, today announces the release of an upgraded version of its mobile site, https://mobile.sportingindex.com/, developed in-house by the Group’s London-based software engineering team. The new version offers a much faster user experience with slicker navigation tools thanks to the creation of drop down menus which allow users more useable screen space. The improvements behind the …

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ICE 2014 Find the Next Big Thing

Operators and platforms are always seeking the next big game design idea that will capture the hearts and minds of players – ICE is lining up the most exciting ones! For the first time ever ICE will be hosting the game development competition. Taking place on Wednesday 5th February at 4:45pm as part of the Game Design & Development Conference programme, …

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Lord Howard Resigns As Chairman of Arena Racing

Uk based  racecourse operator Arena Racing Company  have made public the announcement that Lord Michael Howard of Lympne has resigned from his corporate duty as Chairman of Arena Racing. Micheal Howard the previous UK Conservative Party  leader had served as Chairman of Northern Racing since 2008, Lord Howard continued his position after the business had been merged with Arena Leisure to …

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William Hill To Stick With Gibraltar

Gaming operator William Hill has confirmed that it wants to keep its operational base for its digital betting service in Gibraltar, despite the impending UK Gaming tax clampdown which is set to cost the operator millions of pounds. William Hill, the UK’s biggest gaming brand, set up operational offices in Gibraltar, allowing it to market and acquire British gamblers, whilst …

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