Sportsbook

666BET becomes FA Cup sponsor of non-league ‘Super Six’

666BET.com has signed sponsorship deals with six non-league clubs playing in this weekend’s FA Cup first round.The FA Cup partnerships will see the online bookmaker’s logo appear on the kits of a selection of sides from across the country and the non-league pyramid. The ‘666BET Super Six’ are: Conference South trio Basingstoke Town, Gosport Borough and Weston-super-Mare, Conference North’s AFC …

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UKGC guidance on betting sponsorship will create significant technical challenges

UK law practitioners have questioned the legality of new advertising and marketing guidance set by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) with regards to sports betting sponsorship. Legal commentators have questioned the monitoring procedures of the new guidance and whether it can be applied to current sponsorship deals within UK sports. The UKGC’s new guidance on sponsorship states that sports clubs …

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My Betting Club scores Welsh Rugby League sponsorship

Sports betting operator My Club Betting has announced a sponsorship agreement with Wales Rugby League, to become the principal sponsor of the Welsh National Rugby League team. The three-year, six-figure partnership will see the bookmaker become the lead sponsor of the Wales national team, while it will also support the grassroots rugby league in the country. Additionally, My Club Betting …

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Betfair commits to in-house product development

Betfair Chief Technical Officer Paul Cutter, stated that the company was committed to operating in-house product development and innovation in order to maintain its growth and progress in the igaming and sports betting markets. Speaking at a Betfair Senior Management presentation to investors and key shareholders, Cutter outlined Betfair’s commitment to in-house product development, which the operator views as a …

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Playtech launches optimised Campaign Manager

Playtech gaming software and services supplier, has unveiled Campaign Manager, a powerful and innovative new addition to its award-winning IMS platform. The new features are designed to streamline and optimise licensee marketing efforts and revenues by fully automating key aspects of the player journey. Offering both scheduled and real-time triggers and conditions, the out-of-the-box system integrates with the advanced bonusing, messaging, …

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Bet Advisor Form Table – Jeremy Price Tipster of the Week!

  Stefano Saccani, of SBCNews Tipster Partner Bet Advisor, takes a look at some of the highlights from the Bet Advisor Tipsters this week: Tipster of the Week – Jeremy Price Jeremy price is deservedly our tipster of the week this week, after winning his last 8 consecutive tips from him and his subscribers. Last week we labelled him “Mr …

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HMRC – gambling tax duty online registration service is now open

HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has confirmed that its online registration service for tax duties relating to online gambling services is now open. HMRC management has urged online gambling and sports betting operators who need to register for Remote Gaming Duty (RGD), General Betting Duty (GBD) or Pool Betting Duty (PBD) to register corporate details before UK changes to remote …

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Sportradar partners up with NOSP to become official data partner of the Grand Prix of Bowls

Sports data and insights supplier Sportradar has confirmed its new partnership with NOSP (Nigel Oldfield Sports Promotions). NOSP, an event management and consulting company operating in the sports sector, organises the “Grand Prix of Bowls” and is the owner of all rights relating to this competition. The deal with NOSP sees Sportradar become official data partner of the “Grand Prix of …

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William Hill suspends Manila operations under investigation of ‘illegal gambling activities’

William Hill’s Manila operations are under investigation by the Philippines National Bureau of Investigation, in regards to allegations of illegal gambling activities in the Philippines. William Hill has temporarily suspended its Manila service-centre operations, in order to assist the Bureau with its investigation. In a corporate statement, the operator commented that it did not believe there were any unlawful activities …

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Metric Gaming partners with ONEworks

Sports betting software provider MetricGaming announced today that it has reached a licensing and distribution deal with sports betting provisions provider ONEworks. ONEworks, which has been appointed Metric’s exclusive distributor to sportsbook operators in Asia, will integrate Metric’s  mobile-optimized sports wagering software into its  ONEbook platform, providing ONEworks’ clients and their end users easy access to Metric’s one-of-a-kind betting products, …

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