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Bet365 retains Best Bookmaker title at Betting on Football Awards

Bet365 was named Best Bookmaker for the second year running at the Betting on Football Awards last night. The Stoke-based bookmaker beat off strong competition from rivals Sky Bet and Unibet to pick up the title. Sky Bet didn’t go home empty handed though. The firm picked up awards for Best Mobile Bookmaker and Best Sponsorship Partnership for its work …

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Finalists announced for Betting on Football Awards #bofawards

The finalists have been announced for next week’s Betting on Football Awards, hosted by SBC at the Playboy Club. The main Football Bookmaker of the Year award will be a three way fight between last year’s winners Bet365, Sky Bet and Unibet. It is the second year of the Betting on Football Awards and the winners of each of the …

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Clarion Events & GamCrowd seek best in-class start-ups for 2016 ‘Pitch’

Clarion Events organisers of ICE 2016  and industry crowd funding and enterprise consultancy GamCrowd will again look for the best sector focused start-ups to compete in the ‘Pitch’ competition taking place at ICE Totally Gaming 2016 Entrepreneurs are  invited to take a place in a day of curated presentations and discussions designed to give start-ups the very best advice about launching …

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WrB Eastern Europe Showcases expert opinion on Europe’s emerging markets

Attendees from across the gaming ecosystem can find out all the latest news about developments in some of the continent’s major emerging markets at the World Regulatory Briefing Eastern Europe in two weeks’ time. The event takes place in Bucharest, Romania on Wednesday, December 2 with a number of the Top 50 operators present. Keynote speakers will explain the latest …

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Isle of Man has strong approach to player protection

The Isle of Man has been hailed as a strong regulator when it comes to player protection laws. Speaking at the KPMG eGaming Summit Isle of Man, Annexio Managing Director Jennifer Houghton highlighted the regulations that help protect a player’s money as particularly successful. In a presentation on the ‘Multi-jurisdictional Licensing Process’, she commented: “One of the key strengths of …

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Big rise in EiG 2015 attendees

EiG 2015 last month set a new benchmark for the iGaming industry event as a record number of countries and attendees gathered at Arena Berlin for three days of insight and networking opportunities. Eighty-three countries were represented at EiG 2015 – a huge increase of more than a third on last year’s total of 61, illustrating the increasingly global appeal …

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Smile-Expo organising Armenian Gaming Forum

Show organiser Smile-Expo is holding the first Armenian Gaming Forum on 19 November. Casino and poker clubs equipment manufacturers, betting software developers, payment systems representatives, as well as interested investors will gather in Yerevan to provide a common floor for sharing the experience, ideas and innovations. Armenia has a long tradition of gambling and the regulated industry is making real …

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Nominations for Betting on Football Awards close next week

Nominations are coming in for SBC’s Betting on Football Awards, which are being held at 2 November. The second annual awards are dedicated to recognising and rewarding operator and stakeholder achievements for betting’s biggest and most important market. SBC is inviting the sports betting industry to celebrate its best operators, products, innovations and marketing services for football betting in 2015 …

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Details confirmed for sixth annual IOM eGaming Summit

KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line-up for its sixth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local eGaming cluster. This year’s Summit will take a closer look at industry developments over the last 12 months and explore other elements that make the sector tick. There will once again …

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Get social in Macao with SBC and AGB

SBC and AGB  are once again hosting the MGS Official Networking Party on Tuesday 17 November at Portofino, straight after day one of the Macao Gaming Show. Held at the Venetian Macao‘s Spirito Bar, MGS is the Official Host Sponsor, Betsoft Gaming the Lead Sponsor, and the event is also supported by Aristocrat, Bullseye Services, EveryMatrix, Paltronics, Play’n Go and …

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