Tag Archives: Bernard Marantelli

Bernard Marantelli – Colossus Bets – Building a Crowd Pleaser with Colossus Syndicates

Bringing new player engagement dynamics to its football pools product, Colossus Bets has announced the launch of its ‘Colossus Syndicates’ feature which will enable users to propose crowdfunded tickets which will compete for Colossus jackpots. Colossus Bets Founder & CEO Bernard Marantelli speaks to SBC on the challenges of developing an effective crowdfunded game for the sports betting market and how his …

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Colossus Bets launches ‘Crowdfunded’ syndicates product

Bringing new player engagement dynamics to its football pools product, Colossus Bets has announced the launch of its ‘Colossus Syndicates’ feature which will enable users to propose crowdfunded tickets which will compete for Colossus jackpots. Updating the market, the Colossus Syndicates feature is now live on the firm’s B2C colossusbets.com site with an enhanced version set to be rolled out …

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A Bet A agrees deal to integrate Colossus Bets pools

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A Bet A will integrate and distribute sports pools to its stable of operator partners, after signing a deal to become Colossus Bets’ seventh platform partner. The collaboration, which will increase the liquidity going into Colossus Bets’ global pools, ensures that the Colossus product portfolio will be available to A Bet A’s client base for retail, web and mobile. Bernard …

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Optima expands betting inventory with Colossus Bets’ pools

Sports betting platform and provisions provider Optima has become the latest industry supplier to integrate Colossus Bets’ ‘mega jackpots’ pool betting product. Optima management announced that Colossus Bets pools would be made available to its ‘certified partner network’. The supplier informed the market that new platform client Nigerian betting operator NairaBET has become its first partner to integrate Colossus Bets’ …

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The Football Pools goes live with Colossus Bets’ Cash Out Pools

Colossus Bets has announced that its pools products, branded as ‘Cash Out Pools’, have gone live on both web and mobile with The Football Pools. Bernard Marantelli, Founder and CEO of Colossus Bets, said: “The Football Pools is an iconic brand with a long pedigree in offering life-changing jackpot prizes on football. It’s a significant milestone for us that they …

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Colossus Bets prepares for winner of £10,000,000 Euro 2016 Pool

Colossus Bets has announced that the predictable results of Euro 2016 have resulted in the winning of two ‘Millionaire’ correct score Pick 6 pools. The company has also confirmed that they could have a first ever winner of the ‘The Colossus’ by tonight, the headline pool worth £10,000,000. Poland’s 1-0 defeat of Northern Ireland on Sunday night was the final …

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Betclic & Expekt add Colossus Bets’ multi € million pools to betting inventory

Betclic Everest Group betting subsidiaries’ Betclic and Expekt are the latest betting operators to incorporate Colossus Bets’ multi € million pools product.  The betting brands confirmed that Colossus Bets’ pools had been activated for desktop and mobile verticals, with Betclic and Expekt promoting €70 million in combined jackpots ahead of Euro 2016. Colossus Bets continues its recent form of securing new …

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BOFCON 2016 – Operator Panel: Getting the most out of Euro 2016

The Operator Panel rounded off #bofcon 2016 at Stamford Bridge, as three CEO’s spoke about getting the most out of the upcoming European Championships. The panel was made up of Simon Trim, CEO of Sporting Index, Mark Brosnan, CEO of Matchbook and Bernard Marantelli, CEO and Founder of Colossus Bets. All of the panellists spoke about the key focus they put …

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BetConstruct launches Colossus Bets’ football pools

BetConstruct have announced the launch of Colossus football jackpot pools on BetConstruct’s Spring platform. Initially launched with one of its partners, VBet.com, the collaboration with Colossus Bets ensures that over €70,000,000 of football jackpots will be available to VBet and other BetConstruct partners during Euro 2016 alone. Vahe Baloulian, CEO of BetConstruct, said: “Adding Colossus Bets pool products to our …

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BOFCON 2016 – Game Time: Live Betting Products

Tom Light, Director of International Business Development at SBTech, confirmed that in-play betting is responsible for the large majority of turnover, and that betting around shorter time intervals will continue to be the most popular with players. He highlighted that players are pushing for quicker payment from won bets, and looking to make longer term bets into short term with …

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