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FSB and SBC Webinars present: Is Your Platform Prepared for the Ultimate 18 Months of Sports Betting?

FSB Webinar

The SBC Webinars series continues on Tuesday 25 May when FSB hosts Is Your Platform Prepared for the Ultimate 18 Months of Sports Betting? The pandemic-enforced rescheduling of the international sporting calendar has created a programme of major events that are set to be one of the busiest periods sportsbook operators have ever experienced. Sports fans can look forward to …

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Alpha Affiliates adds sportsbook platform to Gunsbet Casino

Gunsbet

Alpha Affiliates will be adding a sportsbook to more of its igaming brands after rolling out the first for Gunsbet Casino, powered by the SoftSwiss platform. Gunsbet Casino is the flagship site for the casino affiliate program, which services more than one million players across 11 brands, backed by 8,000 affiliate partners. Three of these brands – Roku, Savarona and …

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EEG hails enlarged portfolio performance to lay Nasdaq foundations

Esports Entertainment Group (EEG) is confident of achieving its first-year trading objectives as a US Nasdaq enterprise. Publishing its Q3 trading update (period ending 31 March), EEG recorded corporate net revenues of $5.4 million – up 129% ($3m) on its Q2 2021 results of $2.4 million.  Revenue growth was primarily attributed to EGG’s enlarged igaming portfolio, which saw the company …

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Entain Party brands join McLaren Racing sponsorship roster

Sports betting and entertainment group Entain Plc’s PartyCasino and PartyPoker brands have entered into a multi-year partnership with the McLaren Racing team. The alliance, which is built on ‘a shared track record of delivering entertainment through cutting-edge innovation’, according to a joint statement, will be underpinned by a common approach to safety and responsibility. From the Monaco Grand Prix onwards, …

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L&L Europe and BetBlocker collaborate on Dutch language blocking app

L&L Europe has formed a partnership with BetBlocker focused on the Netherlands, with the aim of creating a Dutch language gambling block application ahead of the launch of the country’s online regulated betting market. The partnership represents an expansion of L&L Europe’s support of BetBlocker, having promoted the tool to its UK customers since 2018.  Jan Wienk, Marketing Manager and …

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GAN lauds Coolbet asset outperforming all expectations

Malta-registered sports betting operator Coolbet has ‘outperformed expectations’ according to GAN Plc’s Q1 2021 financial update, delivering $14.3 million in revenue. GAN closed its acquisition of Coolbet in January 2021, integrating the firm’s sports betting technology and operations, with the long-term goal of leveraging the Estonian operator’s capabilities and experience to enhance its position in the US market. Under the …

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UKGC recommends FATF guidance to safeguarding risk-based supervision 

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has prompted operators to review the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) updated AML guidance with regards to safeguarding their customers’ risk-based supervision approach.  Established in 2001 by the G7, the FATF serves as the financial crime and anti-terrorist financing unit responsible for developing intergovernmental cooperation to combat the growing threat of international money laundering.   The …

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Marco Caccavale: Sisal is the proven steward to revitalise the National Lottery

Italian giant Sisal SPA surprised the industry with its ‘late bid’ to compete in the UK government’s Fourth National Lottery Competition, which opened for tenders last summer. Speaking to SBC,  Marco Caccavale, Sisal General Manager for Lotteries outlines the Italian suitor’s bid against high-profile competitors.  Having won back-to-back tenders to operate Turkey and Morroco’s national lotteries, Caccavale underlines Sisal’s credentials …

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Bojoko debuts sports betting site in Finland

Bojoko has made its first entry into the sports betting sector after launching its Bojoko Sports website in the Finnish gaming market, with further market entries planned for the near-future. The launch, said Bojoko, forms part of the company’s strategy to ‘establish itself as a globally recognised online gambling affiliate brand’ and will allow operators to create their own dedicated …

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SIS expands Orenes partnership with Trading Services deal

SIS (Sports Information Services) has expanded its partnership with Orenes, providing its Versus Apuestas brand with early morning prices and derivatives for horse racing and greyhound racing content. The prices and derivatives will cover UK and Irish fixtures as well as international horse racing from North America, the Czech Republic, Dubai, Germany, Hungary and Latin America. Angel Calderon, Digital Sales …

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