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PABS & BetMakers unveil platform to streamline racing content

SBC News PABS & BetMakers unveil platform to streamline racing content

PA Betting Services (PABS) and BetMakers Technology Group have announced the launch of their latest racing project.  The AdVantage Platform seeks to ‘revolutionise’ the global racing experience for punters by integrating data, content, trading, streaming and editorial in a single unified hub. Jake Henson, CEO of BetMakers, commented: “BetMakers are proud to partner with PA Betting Services, a world-class organisation …

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BetMakers maps out 2024 cost-reduction programme 

BetMakers pon ‘path to profitability’ with restructuring and cost reduction

BetMakers has notified investors that it expects to “normalise its operating cost base” by the end of full-year 2024 trading. The objective was outlined in the concluding statement of the ASX wagering technology group’s FY2022/2023 investor update, published on 30 August. Tough trading saw BetMakers miss the targets of its corporate consensus as group revenues increased by only 3.7% to …

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BetMakers on ‘path to profitability’ with restructuring and cost reductions

BetMakers pon ‘path to profitability’ with restructuring and cost reduction

Australia-based international betting solutions provider BetMakers Technology Group has detailed progress on its operational restructure, as the firm seeks to streamline its business model. The company updated its ASX investors that the operational review it has been undertaking over the past four months will lead to a reduction in operating costs – from AUS$91.5m in H1 FY2023 (June 2022-June 2024) …

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BetMakers and kwiff eye supercharged racing with partnership extension

HKJC appoints Dennis Hau to head customer centric strategy

BetMakers has secured an extension of its agreement with kwiff, a UK-based betting operator specialising in providing a ‘super-charged’ service. The company will continue to leverage the ASX-listed B2B betting solution group’s worldwide racing portfolio, covering over 250,000 races from more than 20 countries.  Additionally, kwiff will also integrate the BetMakers Price Manager System, utilising the solution in tandem with …

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BetMakers deepens European reach with 1/ST Content US racing deal

BetMakers deepens European reach with 1/ST Content US racing deal

BetMakers and 1/ST Content have signed a non-binding agreement targeting several international markets, with the UK and Ireland highlighted in particular. The partnership will  focus on delivery of BetMakers’ North American horse racing content to established global betting markets, distributed via the Australia-based firm’s Global Racing Network.  This will include fixtures from race tracks such as Kentucky Downs, Charles Town, …

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BetMakers ‘to deliver next phase of growth’ after 1H23 business development

BetMakers ‘to deliver next phase of growth’ after 1H23 business development

BetMakers Technology Group finalised a six month period of ‘significant investment’ with strong revenue growth across two of its core verticals, amid major commercial developments for the firm. The B2B betting technology supplier, an ASX-listed enterprise, revealed revenue for 1H23 (1 July-31 December 2022) of A$46.7m, up 7.5% on corresponding H122 earnings of A$43.5m. On the other hand, the group …

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Henson takes over CEO duties from Buckingham as BetMakers seeks ‘agile team’

SBC News Henson takes over CEO duties from Buckingham as BetMakers seeks ‘agile team’

Ahead of its Q2 FY23 earnings call later today, BetMakers has announced some major changes to its Board, citing a need to address operational deficiencies to maximise and increase profits The long-time CEO of BetMakers, Todd Buckingham will transition to the role of Chief Growth Officer, whilst Jake Henson will step up to the CEO role, having previously been Chief …

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Pronet expands into horse racing with BetMakers partnership

SBC News Pronet expands into horse racing with BetMakers partnership

Pronet Gaming has made its debut into the horse racing betting market, having secured a partnership with BetMakers Technology Group. The London-based platform provider’s sportsbook clients will gain access to over 250,000 races per year from over 20 different countries, including the UK, Republic of Ireland, Australia and the US, as well as greyhound and harness racing fixtures. Incorporating live …

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Newson: Allowing in-play betting in Australia ‘a difficult policy position’ for government

SBC News Newson: Allowing in-play betting in Australia ‘a difficult policy position’ for government

Permitting online in-play gambling in Australia has been hampered by the government’s unwillingness to draw down on political capital, thus dampening efforts to identify instances of match-fixing according to Paul Newson, Head of Advisory Practice at Senet. Speaking on the Australia – pushing back on regulations panel at the SBC Summit Barcelona – Digital, Newson explained that in-play betting is …

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