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Google to expand Play RMG framework for India, Mexico & Brazil

SBC News Google to expand Play RMG framework for India, Mexico & Brazil

Google has informed its app developer community that its app store “Google Play will begin supporting more Real Money Game (RMG) apps this year”, including “game types and operators not currently covered by an existing licensing framework.” Developers were notified via a blog post authored by Karan Gambhir, Google’s Director of Global Trust and Safety Partnerships, titled “A New Approach …

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Codere appoints PKF Attest to audit 2023 accounts

SBC News Codere appoints PKF Attest to audit 2023 accounts

Grupo Codere SA has appointed PKF Attest to serve as the principal auditor of the gambling group in the Spanish and South American markets. The Spanish unit of PKF Attest will replace EY, which in 2023 severed ties with Codere, ending its seven-year tenure as an independent auditor, having overseen audits on consecutive debt refinances needed to maintain Codere’s embattled …

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Playtech demands Caliplay showdown be settled by English courts

SBC News Playtech demands Caliplay showdown be settled by English courts

Playtech Plc has issued a further legal update on its ongoing service fee dispute with its Mexican joint-venture partner, Caliplay. Updating investors, the FTSE250 gambling technology group responded to a Mexican court order filed by Caliplay on 5 October, which sought the “annulment of its legal relationship with Playtech and its related parties.” Playtech states that it has “accepted service …

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Codere recruits Agustin Gonzalez to lead digitisation projects

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Grupo Codere continues its senior management reorganisation by appointing Agustin Gonzalez as new Director of Technology and Digitalisation of the Spanish and LatAm gambling group. Working directly with new Chief Executive Gonzaga Higuero, Gonzalez will spearhead the omni-channel digitisation projects for Codere across all core markets. Branded a ‘seasoned tech strategist and transformation expert’, Gonzalez joins Codere’s executive team having …

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Caliplay instructs Playtech to end role in Mexican JV

SBC News Caliplay instructs Playtech to end role in Mexican JV

Shadows are cast on the future of Mexican online gambling brand Caliente.MX, as joint-venture partners Playtech and Caliplay  continue their legal dispute.  This afternoon, Caliplay SA, the online subsidiary of Mexican casino operator, Grupo Caliente, announced that it would launch legal proceedings in the Civil Court of Mexico against Playtech. Caliente’s subsidiary seeks “the annulment of its legal relationship with …

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Logrand eyes Chile M&A of in limbo Enjoy Casinos

SBC News Logrand eyes Chile M&A of in limbo Enjoy Casinos

M&A speculation mounts in Chile, as Mexican gambling group Logrand Entertainment mulls over acquiring Enjoy SA. As reported by local media, Logrand is monitoring Enjoy developments closely following the Chilean casino group’s failed merger attempt with main market rival Grupo Dreams SA.   Back in April, Chile’s Competition Authority (FNE) intervened on the Enjoy and Dreams merger that would have formed …

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Codere books €164m loss in horror show Q2

SBC News Codere books €164m loss in horror show Q2

Grupo Codere SA cites that its business has been negatively impacted by the “temporary closures by public authorities due to alleged noncompliance with certain regulations in both Mexico and Argentina”. Publishing its Q2 trading update, the Spanish and Latin America-focused gambling group booked a net loss of €164m due to ‘impairment provisions’ needed to consolidate its performance in Mexico and …

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Catena Media named exclusive betting partner of The Sporting News

SBC News Catena Media named exclusive betting partner of The Sporting News

Catena Media has entered into content and commercial media partnership with US publisher, The Sporting News. Strengthening its position in the North American and Latin American online sports betting and casino gaming markets, the deal will see Catena Media create editorial and advertorial content as The Sports News’ exclusive betting partner. Shaun Koiner, Chief Operating Officer at The Sporting News, …

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