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EveryMatrix adds UKGC software & betting Licenses

European igaming platform and software provider EveryMatrix are the latest igaming and sports betting provisions provider to announce that it has been granted a set of gaming license issued by the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC). This morning EveryMatrix executive  management announced that it had obtained a UKGC General Software License and a  General Betting Standard Real Event License , allowing EveryMatrix …

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bet365 gains Malta MGA remote sports betting license

Independent UK sports betting operator bet365, has today confirmed that it has been granted a Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) Class 2 Remote Gaming License for its sports betting services and operations. bet365 management released the following statement regarding its Malta sportsbook application “Due to the regulatory developments in various operating territories, bet365 decided that in addition to the remote gaming …

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BetConstruct gains Malta remote license for sports betting services

Gambling technology provider BetConstruct has confirmed that it has been granted a Class 4 Remote Gaming License by the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) for operating sports betting services and provisions. The license will allow BetConstruct to host and maintain remote sports betting operations within Malta and in accordance with national igaming policies and regulations. Vahe Baloulian, CEO of BetConstruct commented …

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Malta Economic Secretary Dr Jose Herrera launches MiGs

The seventh Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS) was launched in the presence of Dr Jose Herrera, Parliamentary Secretary of Competitiveness and Economic Growth, and Joseph Cuschieri, chairman of the Malta Gaming Authority, at the Marina Hotel Corinthia Beach Resort. It will be held at the Corinthia Hotel, St Julian’s between November 16 and 19. MiGS director Jeffrey Buttigieg, who is also …

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Unibet confirms €59 million iGame acquisition

Further news of amalgamation reaches the online gambling industry this August as European sports betting operator Unibet Plc today confirmed its agreement to acquire Malta based operator iGame Holding Plc.  Issuing a corporate statement detailing its intent, Unibet has placed a sum of €59 million (£41 million) cash for the complete acquisition of iGame services and its subsidiaries portfolio (http://igamegroup.com/#products) …

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Ministerial visit marks Secure Trading Financial Services’ first year

Malta-based Secure Trading Financial Services (STFS) has celebrated its first year in business with a ministerial visit to the company HQ. Minister for Finance Prof. Edward Scicluna officiated the anniversary ceremony with a ribbon cutting and the unveiling of a plaque. During a speech to mark the occasion, he highlighted STFS’ contribution to the Maltese economy, fast growth and high …

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MIGS confirms CalvinAyre.com as Media Partner

MIGS organising partners confirmed today that CalvinAyre.com will be a media partner for MIGS2015, the Malta iGaming event scheduled to take place at The Corinthia Hotel, St. Julian’s from the 16th to the 19th of November, 2015. CalvinAyre.com has supported MIGS from the seminar’s infancy, after it was founded in 2008, and has provided stellar coverage for every edition. MIGS …

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MGA confirms its support for MIGS 2015

The Malta iGaming Seminar (MIGS) organising committee has confirmed that the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) will support the conference for the 7th consecutive year. The conference will be held at the Corinthia Hotel, St. George’s Bay, between 16th and the 19th November. The organising committee also launched a new interactive website (http://www.maltaigamingseminar.com/) together with a new corporate identity. MIGS has now become one of the …

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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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Evolution Gaming appoints Martin Carlesund as Malta CEO

Online gambling live dealer specialist Evolution Gaming has confirmed the appointment of Martin Carlesund as new CEO of its Malta operations division. Carlesund has been tasked with leading management of operational duties with regards Evolution Gaming’s product inventory, and will report directly to Founder and group CEO Jens Von Bahr. Carlesund joins Evolution Gaming having served as CEO of igaming …

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