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Catena expands US market presence with Lineups acquisition

Catena Media has strengthened its position in the US sports betting market via an acquisition of online affiliation company Lineups, a firm specialising in analytics, betting prediction and tools. The total purchase price amounted to $39.6 million and will be paid in cash in three instalments over a two-year period – $25 million will be paid on closing, $9.6 million …

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AskGamblers dispute service to cover sports betting

Online gambling player community AskGamblers has expanded its customer mediation service to cover sports betting-related disputes.    The Catena Media owned property has operated its ‘AskGamblers casino complaint service’ (AGCCS) since 2009, returning more than $6m to customers in 2020 via settled disputes with operators. Players who seek to resolve a dispute with an AskGamblers accredited sportsbook will be paired …

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Catena notifies investors of a record Q1 opening performance 

Catena Media has revealed an ‘exceptionally strong opening’ to its 2021 trading, as the company anticipates Q1 2021 revenues to top the €40 million mark.  This morning, the Stockholm-listed affiliate marketing publisher released its Q1 pre-close trading statement, alerting investors that Catena would deliver a record quarterly revenue performance.  Updating investors, Catena estimated that its Q1 adjusted EBITDA will fall …

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Nikola Teofilovic joins JKR as Senior Investment Manager

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JKR Investment Group has confirmed that Nikola Teofilovic, until recently the VP of AskGamblers at Catena Media, has joined the team as a Senior Investment Manager. Teofilovic (pictured) will be overseeing M&A and international development of the marketing assets for the investment group. More specifically, this means raising JKR’s international profile in B2B marketing, SEO and tech entertainment “I’m extremely …

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Catena lauds US progress as Michael Daly takes leadership charge

Catena Media backs the acceleration of its US publisher strategy, to mitigate ongoing European market headwinds as stateside growth underlines its 2020 performance.     Publishing its results for the three months ended December 2020, Catena declared operating revenues of €26.6 million, an increase of 0.3% from Q4 2019. Meanwhile, the company also reported a 9% increase in EBITDA to €12.3 million, …

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Jenny Arnell selected as Fast Track’s Head of HR

Jenny Arnell selected as Fast Track’s Head of HR

Fast Track will continue to ‘attract and retain top talent’ after selecting Jenny Arnell as the company’s new Head of Human Resources. Joining Fast Track from Catena Media where she served as the Group HR Manager, Arnell will oversee the ‘digitalisation of HR functions’ at the company, placing a key focus on both efficiency and scalability. “I am delighted to …

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Catena appoints US VP Michael Daly as CEO elect

The board of Catena Media has confirmed the promotion of current North America VP Michael Daly to Chief Executive, with the leadership appointment effective from 1 March. Based in Las Vegas, Daly has spearheaded Catena’s publishing, M&A and growth strategy for the US wagering market since 2018. Prior to joining Catena, Daly oversaw the North American business units of Nasdaq-listed …

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Göran Blomberg assumes Catena Media interim CEO role

Göran Blomberg assumes Catena Media interim CEO role

Göran Blomberg has been selected as the interim CEO of Catena Media, taking over from Per Hellberg who has stepped down from his role as of today. Blomberg has served as a member of the Catena Media Board of Directors since May 2019, having also held the position of Chairman since May 2020. During his tenure as CEO, Öystein Engebretsen …

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Catena reviews M&A options to continue global momentum

Catena reviews M&A options to continue global momentum

Catena Media has outlined its plans to pursue new M&A opportunities and international expansion as it seeks to grow the global footprint of its affiliate marketing network. Publishing its Q3 trading statement (period ending 30 September), Stockholm-listed Catena noted that its operating revenue amounted to €24.9 million, down 6% from €26.4 million in the same period last year. New Depositing …

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Campeón Gaming Partners: The story behind the success

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It hasn’t been plain sailing for iGaming affiliates of late, yet Campeón Gaming Partners (CGP) has bucked the trend by recording growth in customer registration of 258.6% from the first half of 2018 to now, and passing €5 million in commission paid to affiliates across the same period. In conversation with SBC News, the company’s affiliates and partnerships manager Andreza …

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