Tag Archives: Portugal

PokerStars launches poker and casino games in Portugal

PokerStars has launched poker and casino games in Portugal, after being granted a local license within Portugal’s recently developed, independent regulatory and licensing regime. PokerStars will offer Portuguese players games such as blackjack and roulette (single and multi-player) on both desktop and all mobile devices. The Amaya-owned company will maintain the highest levels of player fund protection by segregating Portuguese …

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Betclic rolls out Betgenius in-play solutions across its sports betting portfolio

French sports betting operator Betclic Everest Group (Betclic) has informed the market, that it has selected Betgenius (Genius Sports subsidiary) as its lead in-play trading partner across its Betclic and Expekt brands. The operator informs that it has agreed a three-year deal with Betgenius, which will see it gain more than 130,000 in-play events per annum published across its sports …

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Betclic expands Portuguese presence with Vitória FC partnership

Seeking to boost its profile in the recently regulated Portuguese online gambling market, French bookmaker Betclic (Betclic Everest Group) has announced that it has entered a betting partnership with Vitória FC. The bookmaker will become Vitória FC’s ‘Official Betting Partner’ for season 2016/17. Betclic confirms its first football partnership following the granting of its Portuguese online gambling licence in May. The operator …

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Estoril Sol gets online with Gaming1 joint venture

Full-service online gambling platform provider Gaming1 has confirmed that it has entered a joint 50/50 venture with Portuguese gambling operator Estoril Sol (part of Stanley Ho Group). The joint venture will see the launch of new licensed online casino EstorilSolCasinos.pt which will feature Gaming1 gaming content inventory for video slots, roulette and blackjack. Gaming1 governance confirmed that its development team would …

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Betway & bet365 winners of Euro 2016 Final TV coverage

  Detailing insights of sports betting operators’ website trends during the Euro 2016 Final (10 July), broadcast analytics company TVSquared has broken down digital bookmaker activity and coverage during the final match. Analysing the performance of eight bookmakers during the France Vs Portugal match shown on UK broadcaster ITV1, TVSquared detailed betting activity from the pre-match build up (7-8pm BST) to post match analysis (10.30-11pm …

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SBTech launches services in Portugal with bet.pt

Portuguese licensed bookmaker Bet Entertainment Technologies Limited owner of bet.pt has launched its online sportsbook and igaming platform powered by sports betting technology provider SBTech. Following a review of industry services providers, Bet Entertainment chose SBTech provisions to service its bet.pt brand an approved Portuguese-language sports betting portal licensed by the Serviço de Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos do Turismo …

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William Hill fears for Welsh success at Euro 2016

William Hill has confirmed that they are fearing for a fairy-tale Welsh success in the Euro 2016 final on Sunday. The bookmaker has made Germany and France joint 7/4 favourites to win the tournament, but they are hoping that big outsiders Wales fail to emulate the Leicester City story. Wales are currently 8/1, but William Hill have racked up seven …

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iSoftBet obtains gaming software licence in Romania

iSoftBet, the London-based online and mobile casino games provider, has been granted a production and distribution of gaming software licence by the National Gambling Office in Romania. Romania is the latest regulated European market to welcome and license iSoftBet, with the company having already been awarded permits in the UK, Spain, Italy, Denmark and Portugal. The licence allows the company …

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UKGC & Portugese SRJI form information partnership

The UK Gambling Commission has confirmed that it has entered a strategic bilateral cooperation agreement with Portuguese gambling regulator, the Serviço de Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos of Instituto do Turismo de Portugal (SRIJ). Working together both regulatory organisations will seek to strengthen their legislative codes and combat illegal gambling activities through knowledge and information sharing, Both parties stressed that …

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Solverde Portugal gets digital with NYX Gaming

NYX Gaming (NYX) continues its European igaming services expansion announcing Portuguese land-based casino operator Solverde SA as its latest digital provisions client.   Updating the market, Toronto-listed NYX disclosed that Solverde would begin its digital gambling services for Portugal utilizing the company’s ‘Open Platform System’ (OPS), with further partnership provisions attached for gaming content, player management services and business intelligence …

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