Tag Archives: Sporting Index

BOFCON 2016 – Operator Panel: Getting the most out of Euro 2016

The Operator Panel rounded off #bofcon 2016 at Stamford Bridge, as three CEO’s spoke about getting the most out of the upcoming European Championships. The panel was made up of Simon Trim, CEO of Sporting Index, Mark Brosnan, CEO of Matchbook and Bernard Marantelli, CEO and Founder of Colossus Bets. All of the panellists spoke about the key focus they put …

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Bookies’ Corner – The Donald Trump Phenomenon

Perhaps the unlikeliest of political rises in history has been that of Donald Trump. Whether he wins or not he’s turned the US political landscape on its head. This is a man who nobody seriously believed could get this far except perhaps The Donald himself. William Hill had him at 150/1 to become the next US President when it first …

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Sporting Index teams up with EveryMatrix for casino products

EveryMatrix is proud to offer Sporting Index, the largest sports spread betting operator in UK, its Casino and Live Casino products. Sporting Index is considered a pioneer in sports spread betting, building its portfolio on a trading technology that covers a wide variety of sports, while claiming an estimated UK market share of over 80%. Sporting Index benefits from advanced API technologies to integrate …

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Sporting Index launches live and fixed odd casino products

Sporting Index has launched its first ever Live Casino and fixed odds Casino offering, following a successful beta testing and development period.  The UK-based sports spread betting company decided upon the new products after significant customer demand, having never previously hosted any non-spread based games in its 24-year history. Available for desktop users immediately ahead of a subsequent mobile and …

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Bookies’ Corner: Brexit – Will we stay or will we go?

This, the second in SBC’s new Bookies’ Corner series, sees the experts from the world of betting hash out the EU Referendum and whether there’ll be a Brexit.  It has been speculated that Brexit may become the biggest political betting event in history. Political betting has been gaining popularity in recent times with the Scottish Referendum breaking records, and this …

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Sporting Index appoints Simon Trim as CEO

Following the departure of former CEO Warren Murphy, Simon Trim has today been named as the new Chief Executive of Sporting Index Group. Trim has been with the firm for 18 years and was appointed Managing Director of Sporting Solutions, the B2B trading services division of the Group, in late 2011. Murphy served as CEO of the Group for the past …

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Warren Murphy resigns as CEO of Sporting Index Group

Industry news source eGaming Review has reported that Sporting Index Group Chief Executive Warren Murphy is set to resign from his leadership post. Murphy ends his seven-year tenure as CEO of Sporting Index, in which he negotiated the sale of the company to gambling investor Magnus Hedman in March 2015. Murphy has been with the spread betting operator since 2003, …

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Michael Garforth & Aidan Nutbrown – Sporting Index – Political betting in the USA

With the outspoken and divisive Donald Trump still leading the Republican candidacy polls ahead of the US Primaries in February, many are taking a keener interest than they ordinarily would in this year’s race for the White House. Despite his lead in the polls, many are refusing to believe Trump will actually become president and betting exchange Matchbook has already …

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Sporting Index launches new responsive mobile website

Sporting Index has launched an adaptive and responsive mobile site which creates a seamless user experience on all devices. The new mobile and tablet site features partial cash-outs, a dedicated in-play area, quick filters and improved functionality to manage open bets. Key feedback from clients has been addressed, including the addition of a bet slip which for the first time enables …

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Warren Lush – Who had a good General Election?

A week after the country discovered that its next government was a Conservative majority one, independent consultant Warren Lush takes a look at how the election campaign played out for bookmakers. The dust has now settled on the UK 2015 General Election…well I suppose you could say that! How did the bookmakers fair and which companies can claim the campaign …

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