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Super Group expands NYSE boardroom vision

SBC News Super Group expands NYSE boardroom vision

Super Group has moved to expand its corporate governance, focusing on active US market growth opportunities for its flagship Betway and Spin subsidiaries.  Three months following the firm’s NYSE debut, Super Group has announced the appointment of Natara Holloway and Jonathan Jossel to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.         A US pro-sports figurehead, Natara Holloway is the current VP …

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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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GiG achieves peak media performance ahead of Sportnco revitalisation

SBC News GiG achieves peak media performance ahead of Sportnco revitalisation

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has outlined its confidence in achieving its full-year 2022 commercial and strategic objectives, following a strong start to year trading. Publishing its Q1 trading update (period ending 31 March), GiG achieved ‘all-time high’ corporate revenues of €19 million up 27% on corresponding 2021 results of €15 million. Of significance, the Stockholm Nasdaq firm underlined that all …

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

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

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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Bookies Corner: Local Elections of consequence to the future of Party leaders

SBC News Bookies Corner: Local Elections of consequence to the future of Party leaders

On Thursday, the UK electorate will decide the +4,500 councillor seats servicing Britain’s local constituencies. Media reports of a Conservative fallout as Party MPs are ready to blame Boris Johnson for a predicted heavy loss of councillor seats following his handling of the Partygate scandal. As for Labour, Thursday’s results will serve as a barometer of whether Keir Starmer can …

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BGC delivers debut Gambling Anti-Money Laundering Group workshop

SBC News BGC delivers debut Gambling Anti-Money Laundering Group workshop

The Betting and Gaming Council (BGC) has completed the first Training Day for the Gambling Anti-Money Laundering Group (GAMLG), in a bid to drive high standards and encourage best practice. Topics of discussion during the day-long session was consideration of key emerging risks, best practice and developments, which the standards body stated was a reflection of ‘the diversity of compliance …

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Chad Yeomans, Betway: Women’s boxing has ‘previously been ignored’ from a betting perspective

SBC News Chad Yeomans, Betway: Women’s boxing has ‘previously been ignored’ from a betting perspective

Katie Taylor’s massive collision with Amanda Serrano this weekend epitomises a period of monumental growth for women’s boxing.  Speaking with SBC, Chad Yeomans, Head of Communications and PR at Betway Group, discussed increased betting engagement with women’s boxing, but noted that more events such as Saturday’s clash are needed to boost the profile of the sport to continue this momentum. …

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Thousand Lives to rebrand as Jotun.gg following Oddin.gg takeover

SBC News Thousand Lives to rebrand as Jotun.gg following Oddin.gg takeover

Oddin.gg has moved to bolster its range of services for its clients, acquiring marketing agency Thousand Lives. Thousand Lives specialises in esports wagering, and Oddin.gg has identified the merger as another step towards ‘providing the whole spectrum of esports services’ to its clients.  The acquisition will see the esports betting solutions provider absorb Thousand Lives’ esports division and rebrand it …

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North America drives Super Group success as revenue increases 45%

SBC News North America drives Super Group success as revenue increases 45%

Super Group has reported a strong close to 2021 trading, bolstered by launches in several new markets, although some figures fell slightly short of the expectations detailed earlier this year.  Publishing its first set of full year results as a public enterprise – the company completed its listing on the NYSE in January – Super Group detailed that revenue had …

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