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bet365 reprimanded by Danish regulator for due diligence violations

SBC News bet365 reprimanded by Danish regulator for due diligence violations

The Danish Gambling Authority (DGA), the Spillemyndigheden, has reprimanded bet365 for a compliance failure relating to two licensing conditions.  Referring to the sports betting and igaming brand by the name of its business entity Hillside (New Media) Ltd, the Danish regulator stated that bet365 had allowed a ‘young player’ to deposit DKK 190,000 (€25,500) to his account in under a …

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Genius Sports signs live data and analytics deal with Benfica

SBC News Genius Sports signs live data and analytics deal with Benfica

In an expansion of its Portuguese operations, Genius Sports has partnered with SL Benfica, covering live tracking data, analytics and enhanced broadcasting. The deal will see Genius’ Second Spectrum subsidiary provide tracking technology, machine learning and AI capabilities to provide ‘statistical insight’ into the team. Additionally, the company will also conduct a broadcast role for Benfica to bolster fan engagement …

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GambleAware lauds ‘Big Four’ donations but decries ‘inconsistent approach’

Zoe Osmund, GambleAware

GambleAware has published its list of corporate donors for the 12 months ending 31 March 2022, revealing that the ‘Big Four’ group of UK operators generated 89% of all contributions. The responsible and safer gambling organisation updated that Entain, Flutter Entertainment and William Hill all made donations in the millions, with total industry contributions to GambleAware reaching £34.7 million. The continued …

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Loyalbet gains access to multinational racing content from SIS

SBC News Loyalbet gains access to multinational racing content from SIS

SIS (Sports Information Services) has secured its latest betting operator client, providing Loyalbet with horse and greyhound racing content from a range of countries. The agreement will cover over 65,000 live horse and dog racing events annually from across 165 racecourses and tracks from five continents, including ‘premium live’ UK and Irish horse racing fixtures.  Additionally, international horse racing coverage …

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Incentive Games secures ‘flagship moment’ with Esports Technologies deal

SBC News Incentive Games secures ‘flagship moment’ with Esports Technologies deal

Incentive Games and Esports Technologies have entered into a commercial agreement, with the former supplying the esports betting provider with free-to-play games.  The software licence and service agreement deal will see Esports Technologies incorporate a customised suite of free-to-play products into its range of brands, including a number of European operators.  Esports markets covered by the partnership include CS:GO – …

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bet365 adds greyhound racing to portfolio following significant sponsorship deal

bet365 has shown its commitment to UK greyhound racing after agreeing a “significant sponsorship deal” aimed at supporting and promoting the sport.

bet365 has shown its commitment to UK greyhound racing after agreeing a “significant sponsorship deal” aimed at supporting and promoting the sport. The sponsorship, which is a ‘first’ for bet365 in the sport, will cover four major Category competitions. The coverage will also feature on SIS and direct to the home audience through Racing Post Greyhound TV (RPGTV). A spokesperson …

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SIS expands commercial team to drive multi-market growth

SBC News SIS expands commercial team to drive multi-market growth

SIS (Sports Information Services) has made a number of promotions and appointments in pursuit of its strategy for further international growth and partnership development. The 24/7 live betting services supplier has focused the hiring and promotions on its commercial team, creating three new Head of Sales roles covering three jurisdictions. Joe Andrews has been promoted to Head of Sales of …

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bet365 reduces Stoke City debts by £160million

SBC News bet365 reduces Stoke City debts by £160million

Bet365 Group, the owner of Championship side Stoke City FC, has announced that it is reducing the debts of the club’s holding company by £160million. In looking to underline the owner’s continuing long-term commitment to the club and its funding, the firm converted £40million of shareholder loans into equity in Stoke City Holdings Limited and have also waived £120million of …

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Buenos Aires racecourses permitted to grant betting licences

SBC News Buenos Aires racecourses permitted to grant betting licences

Racetracks in the city and province of Buenos Aires will now be able to grant betting licences, following permission from regional regulatory authorities. A new update on the regulation of the province’s horse racing agencies from the Provincial Institute of Lotteries and Casinos (IPLyC) – the local regulator – and published in the provincial Official Gazette, confirmed the development. As …

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