Tag Archives: betting exchange

Smarkets appoints first marketing chief

European betting exchange Smarkets has appointed Alexander Wheldon as the company’s first Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). The new role was created to expand on Smarkets’s growth over the past year and support development of its primary UK customer base and help the business enter new markets. Smarkets has grown considerably over the past year, showing 400% YOY growth. With pre-tax …

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Smarkets boss says value crucial for betting exchange success

Smarkets CEO Jason Trost is hoping to carve out more business for his betting exchange by keeping its commission charges low. In an interview with February’s edition of Betting Business interactive, Trost said that sports betting customers will continue to become more informed and more demanding, meaning that the value offered by companies will be crucial towards success. He explained: …

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Betfair revenues on the up

Betfair has seen a slight rise in revenues of 2% to £393.6m but its profit before tax figure has shot up to £61.1m, compared to last year’s reported loss of £49.4m. It has been a tough couple of years for Betfair as it has switched its operations to concentrate solely on regulated markets, but today’s annual results suggest that the …

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SBC Attends MatchBook.com Re-Launch Party!

Re-launch Party Serves Up a Treat, As MatchBook Raises The ‘Steaks’ in Sports Betting, With New Exchange Product! The SBC team were fortunate enough to attend MatchBook.com’s product re-launch party at the world famous Greenwich 02 Arena, for an evening of fine dining and top class tennis! The MatchBook.com team pulled out all the entertainment stops, inviting a select group …

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