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1×2 Gaming rebrands corporate identity to 1×2 NETWORK

Online gambling software and games provider 1×2 Gaming has announced that it will rebrand its corporate identity and structure to ‘1×2 NETWORK’, which company leadership believes better represents the firm’s services and overall industry proposition. The decision to rebrand to 1×2 NETWORK follows an internal review, in which 1×2 management wanted to highlight new asset Iron Dog slots studio alongside ... Read More »

Unikrn teams up with Betgenius to optimise esports betting product

Updating the market, industry technology and data systems provider Betgenius has informed that it has entered a ‘landmark agreement’ with esports only competitive platform Unikrn. The partnership will see Betgenius provide Unikrn with in-play betting provisions and optimised market prices for thousands of esports markets including lead titles League of Legends, Dota 2, CS:GO, Call of Duty and Overwatch tournaments. ... Read More »

Ganapati Malta bolsters operational team with Bell & Negotei hires

Ganapati Malta

Industry hi-definition games developer, Ganapati Malta, has announced that it has expanded its commercial and product development teams, appointing Zoe Bell as Commercial Manager and Irina Negotei as new Product Manager. Zoe Bell will bolster Ganapati Malta’s commercial division, as the company seeks to aggressively expand its industry partnerships in the coming months. Bell has prior industry experience having served ... Read More »

GVC optimises Tennis markets ahead of Wimbledon

Gearing up for Wimbledon (3-16 July), FTSE-listed online gambling group GVC Holdings has moved to optimise its tennis betting markets. Updating the market, GVC has undertaken a complete overhaul of its tennis offering, adding new data feeds combined with new in-play score visualisation graphics. GVC development teams detailed that the new features would improve user engagement and information speed times ... Read More »

OPTIMA targets increased market share in native Spain

OPTIMA Spain

Betting platform and systems provider OPTIMA has been working to increase market share in its native Spain. The firm is focused on exporting its product and services, as 95% of its business is with international clients, but OPTIMA is also using its global brand in the home market. Last week, it showcased its products to a local audience after outlining ... Read More »

Sporting Index boosts B2B arm acquiring Touchbet risk management systems

Spread betting operator Sporting Index Group, has this morning announced that it has agreed to acquire Touchbet, an industry provider of trading and risk management services. Issuing a market update, Sporting Index stated that the undisclosed sum acquisition aimed to enhance its B2B division Sporting Solutions, optimising the firm’s Risk Management Services (RMS) capabilities. Founded in 2006 Sweden and Malta-based ... Read More »

Betfred expands retail SSBT integration with Playtech BGT

Issuing a market update, Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) has today informed that it will expand its Self Service Betting Terminals (SSBTs) agreement across UK independent bookmaker Betfred’s entire retail betting shop portfolio. The partnership expansion will see PBS supply a further 570 terminals to Betfred’s estate inventory, which will see it service a total of 2,800 SSBTs across 1,700 betting ... Read More »

BetConstruct to unveil Spring Console at Amsterdam iGaming Super Show

Industry platform and software supplier BetConstruct has announced that it will unveil its ‘industry first’ Spring Console at the upcoming iGaming Super Show (11-14 July, Rai Conference Centre, Amsterdam). BetConstruct’s executive team is set to launch its product to market on 11 July and will host a ‘big reveal’ event at the iGaming Super Show informing existing and potential clients ... Read More »

SIS – Gary Smith departs as CEO, Richard Ames confirmed as leadership successor

Industry supplier of racing media and data products SIS has informed that Chief Executive Gary Smith has stepped down as leader of the business, in order to ‘pursue other opportunities’. A gambling industry and media veteran, Smith was promoted from SIS Chief Operations Officer (COO) to CEO in July 2012.  During his five-year leadership tenure, Smith has been a key stakeholder in ... Read More »

Czech Rep Tipsport enhances markets with BetConstruct live data provisions

Updating the market, industry platform and software supplier BetConstruct has informed that it has signed a ‘live scouting data’ partnership with the Czech Republic based operator Tipsport. Agreeing terms, the partnership will see Tipsport utilise BetConstruct provisions to enhance its current pre-match and in-play sports betting offering, further allowing its players to engage with more betting markets and live data. ... Read More »