Tag Archives: Nyx Gaming Group

Former F1 team manager Eddie Jordan to lead $1bn bid for OpenBet

SBC News Former F1 team manager Eddie Jordan to lead $1bn bid for OpenBet

Eddie Jordan, the Irish businessman who made his name in Formula One management and analysis, is leading a $1 billion bid for Scientific Games’ OpenBet sports betting division, according to The Currency. The planned takeover was reportedly confirmed by former Australian Formula One racing driver Mark Webber in an Instagram post, describing the development as ‘a mega acquisition in gaming’. …

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Jackpotjoy posts solid Q1 results across all divisions

SBC News Jackpotjoy posts solid Q1 results across all divisions

London-listed online gambling group,  Jackpotjoy Plc has reported overall revenue growth of 13% for Q1 2018 performance, supported by rising group revenues from both its flagship Jackpotjoy brand (JPJ) and Vera&John European gaming division.  The JPJ brand witnessed group revenue of 74%, with gaming revenue growth of 7% year-on-year; while Vera&John saw group revenue rise 26% and revenue growth 35%. However both brands also saw …

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Authentic Gaming and Foxwoods strike landmark live casino partnership

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Live casino operator Authentic Gaming has struck up a major partnership with Foxwoods Resort Casino to live-stream roulette games from its casino floor to online players.  The deal marks the first time live casino players in Europe and around the world will be able to access live table games from the floor of a US land-based casino via the supplier’s …

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NYX Gaming confirms OGS agreement with Paf

SBC News NYX Gaming confirms OGS agreement with Paf

NYX Gaming Group has unveiled the latest deal regarding its Open Gaming System (OGS), after agreeing to integrate into Finnish operator Paf. The supplier to casino, sportsbook, lottery and bingo operators worldwide will provide content to customers of Paf, who primarily serve players in Finland, Estonia, Sweden and Spain. A variety of proven proprietary content from the four in house …

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SGC calls for shareholder vote as NYX deal secures Sky Bet approval

SBC News SGC calls for shareholder vote as NYX deal secures Sky Bet approval

Nasdaq listed gambling technology supplier Scientific Games Corporation (SGC) has cleared a further hurdle in its $630 million takeover of NYX Gaming Group, as UK bookmaker Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) states that it will support the deal. Seeking to accelerate the transaction, SGC governance continues to acquire NYX shares at a target price of CAD $2.40 per share. At present, …

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NYX expands North American footprint with Betfair US partnership

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NYX Gaming Group is to strengthen its position within the United States market, courtesy of an agreement to integrate its Open Gaming System (OGS) with Betfair US. The supplier of casino, sportsbook, lottery and bingo to operators around the globe, will grant Betfair US access to its full suite of NYX OGS content available in the New Jersey iGaming market. …

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Snookered: O’Sullivan breaks bookmaker trading algorithms

SBC News Snookered: O’Sullivan breaks bookmaker trading algorithms

Five-time world champion Ronnie ‘The Rocket’ O’Sullivan found out this week that his unique style of play has forced bookmakers to create a separate predictive algorithm for when he is on the table. The revelation was made at the inaugural SBC Snooker Forum in Marylebone, where O’Sullivan had earlier predicted that 70 to 80% of the sport’s top players will …

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Why snooker and the betting industry hits the jackpot

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Keith O’Loughlin, Executive Vice President Sports at OpenBet (part of NYX Gaming Group) and a key speaker at the recent SBC Snooker Forum, on why snooker is such an attractive proposition for punters. While football and horse racing are most commonly seen as the biggest types of sports betting across the globe, snooker continues to thrive as an attractive event for …

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All the twos: Videoslots teases MotoGP prize with Core Gaming

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Just two months after launching its 2,000th game, Videoslots.com has initiated a two-week campaign in partnership with Core Gaming with a two-person MotoGP experience up for grabs. Players spinning the reels on Core Gaming’s featured slots from 28 July to 13 August can claim the prize, which includes two VIP passes to this year’s Silverstone MotoGP (26-28 August). Entry to …

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