Tag Archives: KPMG

Andrew Lyman: “Gibraltar Commission won’t apply artificially rules to meet FATF demands on tougher gambling sanctions”

SBC News Andrew Lyman: “Gibraltar Commission won't apply artificially rules to meet FATF demands on tougher gambling sanctions”

Andrew Lyman, Gibraltar’s Chief Commissioner for Gambling, has stated that his department is committed to helping the government remove the British Overseas Territory from the Financial Action Task Force‘s (FATF) ‘greylist’ – ‘in the quickest of time possible’.  The statement was made to delegates attending the KPMG Gibraltar e-Gambling Summit this morning, in which Lyman detailed his surprise at the …

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Flutter replaces KPMG with Deloitte as sportsbook auditor

SBC News Flutter replaces KPMG with Deloitte as sportsbook auditor

Flutter Entertainment has named Deloitte as the auditor for its Paddy Power and Betfair sportsbook brands, according to a report from The Times. Deloitte replaces KPMG – one of its rivals in the ‘Big Four’ auditing firms alongside PwC and EY– as Flutter’s auditor partner, ending a 20 year business relationship. By entering into the agreement with Flutter, Deloitte has …

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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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Rainbow Sports launches free data centre for African football’s commercial development 

SBC News Rainbow Sports launches free data centre for African football’s commercial development 

Pan-African sports agency Rainbow Sports Global has launched its ‘African Football Data Centre’, an open information platform tracking the commercial developments of Africa’s professional football leagues. The data centre has been co-developed by Football Benchmark, the dedicated football analytics and commercial reporting tool of Big-4 auditor KPMG – with a view to provide stakeholders the most comprehensive and accurate information …

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PostePay to purchase IGT’s Italian commercial payment business for €700m

SBC News PostePay to purchase IGT’s Italian commercial payment business for €700m

IGT has announced the sale of its Italian proximity payment business from its IGT Lottery subsidiary to PostePay for a total consideration of €700 million.  NYSE-registered IGT will directly sell LIS Holding and indirectly sell LISPAY, the two wholly-owned subsidiaries that constitute and provide its payments operations, which has established a prominent place in Italy. The sale price consists of …

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SBC announces CasinoBeats Summit and Spring iGaming Week 2022 details

CasinoBeats Summit 2022

SBC has announced that its CasinoBeats Summit 2022 conference and exhibition will take place on 24-26 May at the InterContinental in St Julian’s, Malta. The specialist online casino industry event will form part of Malta’s wider Spring iGaming Week (SIW2022), which also includes the KPMG Malta Gaming eSummit and the CasinoBeats Game Developer Awards. Delivered jointly by SBC Events, KPMG …

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Senet moves to strengthen senior team with former Tabcorp executive

SBC News Senet moves to strengthen senior team with former Tabcorp executive

Gambling compliance, law and business consultancy Senet has hired Daniel Lovecek, the former General Counsel of Wagering and Media at Tabcorp, to join its senior leadership team. Joining former colleague Julian Hoskins at the gamlbing advisory firm, the duo will work to direct and lead complex commercial regulatory work, building on Lovecek’s experience in this role at Tabcorp. “I’m thrilled …

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Swintt appoints Azzopardi to oversee product delivery and expansion

SBC News Swintt appoints Azzopardi to oversee product delivery and expansion

Swintt has strengthened its corporate oversight, appointing Etienne Azzopardi as its new Chief Operations Officer, as the localised online casino and live dealer content provider aims to reach ‘the next level of success’. The new executive will be tasked with maximising Swintt’s product delivery, client launches and geographical expansion, whilst ‘keeping a close eye on customer needs’ supporting Swintt’s ongoing …

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SBC to resume live events with CasinoBeats Summit 2021

SBC News SBC to resume live events with CasinoBeats Summit 2021

SBC’s live events programme is set to make its much-anticipated return with the ‘CasinoBeats Summit 2021′ conference and exhibition at the InterContinental in St Julian’s, Malta on 13-15 July. The dedicated igaming industry event will take place in a special integrated live and online format, with a selection of senior executives and decision makers attending in person and a wider international audience joining …

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