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Kambi and PENN shake hands on retail sportsbook deal extension

SBC News Kambi and PENN shake hands on retail sportsbook deal extension

Kambi Group plc has inked a new deal with PENN Entertainment that extends their previous sportsbook platform agreement past the July 2024 expiry date.  Now lasting until 31 December 2025, the partnership will enable Kambi to continue supplying PENN’s retail US casinos with its sportsbook solutions lineup, such as kiosks, point-of-sale terminals, odds boards, and Bring Your Own Device technology. …

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Brazil: Manssur resignation rocks final steps of Bets launch  

SBC News Brazil: Manssur resignation rocks final steps of Bets launch  

The Ministry of Finance of Brazil has confirmed that José Francisco Manssur has resigned from his post and will no longer participate in the final procedures of the forthcoming launch of Brazil’s federal sports betting marketplace. Manssur served as a principal adviser to the government in drafting Bill No. 3,626/2023, which forms the legislative framework for Brazil to launch its …

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Adam Day of Bayes Esports on the customer journey & heightening esports turnover

SBC News Adam Day of Bayes Esports on the customer journey & heightening esports turnover

Adam Day, Senior Director, Commercials & Head of Sales at Bayes Esports, talks to SBC News in detail about the customer journey, and how the company can help those of all shapes and sizes achieve their ultimate ambitions. SBC News: Bayes Esports possesses a range of products to help elevate an operators’ offering through various stages of their journey. Could …

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“Exemplary” push-to-web GSGB methodology endorsed in latest UKGC independent review

Sarah Garnder: UKGC consultation conclusions due this summer

The UK Gambling Commission’s (UKGC) Gambling Survey for Great Britain (GSGB) has received an endorsement for its push-to-web methodology from an independent review.  Patrick Sturgis, professor at the London School of Economics and review leader, highlighted the developments in the GSGB as “exemplary in all respects”. According to him, push-to-web will also introduce “a number of important benefits”. Sturgis was …

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Betano to create a ‘more inclusive environment’ at FC Porto stadium

SBC News Betano to create a 'more inclusive environment' at FC Porto stadium

Kaizen Gaming‘s Betano and FC Porto are making the Dragão stadium more inclusive for fans, as the operator continues to work with the top-flight club as its betting operator partner. Last weekend, the Portuguese side introduced a new sensory room called INZONE and is addressed to neurodivergent people, individuals with difficulties in processing sensory information. Some examples of this include …

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HWB appoints new members to complete equine welfare strategy

SBC News HWB appoints new members to complete equine welfare strategy

Three new members have been appointed to the Horse Welfare Board (HWB) to continue British horseracing’s commitment to the highest standards of animal welfare, safety, and aftercare. The HWB serves as the independent body on equine care and welfare standards reporting to the British Horseracing Authority (BHA). The board continues to prioritise the principal objectives of its “A Life Well …

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Philippines bust 12 people in alleged illegal gambling circle

SBC News Philippines bust 12 people in alleged illegal gambling circle

The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (PAGCOR) has arrested 12 people on suspicion of illegal online gaming operations. With the conclusion of a month-long investigation, PAGCOR Chairman and CEO, Alejandro H. Tengco, announced that the suspects were apprehended in Parañaque City with the help of the National Capital Region Police Office and the cybercrime unit of the Philippine National Police. …

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Dabble sponsors Repco Supercars Championship

SBC News Dabble sponsors Repco Supercars Championship

Dabble has announced a partnership with Supercars – a touring car racing category in Australia and New Zealand. The Australian betting operator, which has a social-first sports betting app, will now be named the official and exclusive wagering partner of the Repco Supercars Championship. Tom Rundle, CEO of Dabble, said: “Joining forces with Supercars represents an incredible opportunity for Dabble …

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Rank takes on full customer compliance platfrom of DoTrust

John O’Reilly: Rank is a clear winner of White Paper changes

Rank Group Plc has expanded its principal supplier partnership with the Department of Trust (DoTrust) to cover all compliance and customer risk assessment duties of the LSE-listed gambling group. As announced this morning, Rank Interactive unit will integrate “DoTrust Complete”, the “first dedicated platform offering end-to-end frictionless and enhanced financial risk checks to support all stages of the player journey.” …

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