Tag Archives: SBTech

SBTech extends deal to keep Sazka sportsbook in Czech

Sazka

The Czech Republic’s national lottery operator Sazka has confirmed a multi-year extension to its sportsbook partnership with SBTech. The agreement, first signed in 2016, has seen SBTech drive “substantial revenue” gains for Sazka despite significant competition from international operators, particularly since regulation for online and land-based gambling was passed in January 2017. The sportsbook product provided by SBTech, which keeps …

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SBTech appoints ‘proven pro’ Dave Hammond as new COO

Industry technology and platform provider SBTech has this morning confirmed that seasoned gambling executive Dave Hammond will join its senior leadership team in 2019 as new Chief Operating Officer (COO). Hammond is the former B2B Divisions Director for FTSE100 Paddy Power Betfair (2015-2018), where he led commercial arrangements with World Lottery Association operators and delivered a number of critical projects …

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Seven Up for Aspire Global through Irish sportsbook licence

Aspire

Aspire Global has seen its pool of sportsbook licences increase to seven, after being granted the necessary approval from the Irish sports betting authority. The new licence, which is likely to be complemented by an eighth in Sweden in early 2019, will increase Aspire’s share of revenues generated from regulated or soon-to-be regulated markets. The firm’s other licences are for …

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Critical year-1 success sees Bethard renew with SBTech as lead betting partner

Industry platform provider SBTech will continue to act as the lead betting services provider for new European multi-market brand Bethard (Bethard.com), after securing a comprehensive contact extension for a further five years. Launched at the start of 2018, Bethard details that SBTech’s complete sportsbook provisions have played an instrumental part in the new betting incumbent achieving its year-1 growth targets …

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SBTech appoints Jeremie Kanter as Chief Compliance lead

Sports betting technology supplier SBTech has this morning confirmed the appointment of Jeremie Kanter as its new Chief Compliance Officer (CCO). A seasoned industry executive Kanter joins SBTech’s leadership team from competitor Playtech Plc, where he most recently served as Head of B2C and Network Services compliance (2015-2018). SBTech confirms that Kanter will be based on the Isle of Man, …

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SBTech first to deliver Betbuilder Basketball inventory

Seeking to enhance its NBA season 2018/19 inventory and engagement, sportsbook platform and betting services provider SBTech announces that it has expanded its ‘Yourbet Betbuilder’ tool to incorporate basketball markets. As an industry stakeholder, SBTech declares a ‘market first’, extending popular Betbuilder provisions to incorporate basketball betting, a tool which to date has focused its engagement on football markets. Greg …

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SBTech widens US scope with New Jersey and Mississippi launches

Managed Services

SBTech has partnered with Churchill Downs, Golden Nugget and Resorts Casino to commence its retail operations in New Jersey and Mississippi. The industry technology provider’s sportsbook is now live in New Jersey with Golden Nugget as well as Resorts Casino. In Mississippi, it is live with Churchill Downs brand BetAmerica at Harlow’s Casino Resort & Spa in Greenville, and at …

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SBTech unites with Rocket X to launch new partnership

SBTech has entered into a new partnership with Rocket X, which operates a number of UK gaming sites, to supply its sportsbook to a portfolio of UK-facing sites. The agreement has been contracted directly with Swedish mobile gaming giant LeoVegas, which created the Rocket X brand in March to consolidate its UK assets, newly acquired from IPS. Andrew Cochrane, CCO …

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SBTech in further US growth following Golden Nugget agreement

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SBTech has announced the latest stage of its expansion strategies within the US, after signing a “landmark” partnership with US casino giant Golden Nugget Casinos. Confirmed as the omni-channel sports betting supplier to Golden Nugget, the deal covers its operations in Biloxi, Mississippi and Atlantic City, New Jersey, where it is “the No.1 online casino operator by market share”. Regarding …

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Mr Green’s Redbet brand to migrate to Kambi sportsbook

Mr Green

Kambi and Mr Green have signed an extension to the parties previous agreement, adapting a new multi-year service deal relating to the latter’s recently acquired Redbet brand, which is to integrate the Kambi sportsbook. Strengthening a relationship formed in 2016 when Mr Green launched its Kambi powered sportsbook, the fresh understanding provides the sports betting technology and software supplier with an …

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