Tag Archives: sports betting

Christoffer Ødegården, Bojoko: meeting the growing demands of the Canadian market

SBC News Christoffer Ødegården, Bojoko: meeting the growing demands of the Canadian market

With a population of more than 38 million people, the Canadian market holds a wealth of potential for casino companies looking to expand their international footprint. But as more operators flood into the market, it becomes increasingly difficult for players to choose who to gamble with. This is where Bojoko comes in. Christoffer Ødegården, Head of Casino at Bojoko, spoke …

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BetConstruct: Receiving a Danish licence gives us a “sublime advantage”

Danish Gambling Committee

BetConstruct has made its entry into the Danish market after receiving a new licence from Spillemyndigheden, the country’s gambling regulator.  The licence means that BetConstruct will be able to offer its online casino games, sports betting and live casino products as well as retail solutions for betting shops to operators across Denmark.  In a statement, BetConstruct said: “Obtaining a licence …

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BetConstruct: unpacking the requirements for a new gambling business

SBC News BetConstruct: unpacking the requirements for a new gambling business

Setting up an online gambling business comes with its own unique array of challenges, whether that be branding, licensing or even product development.  In the latest edition of BetConstruct’s ‘back to basics’ series addressing all things gambling, we take a look at seven key criteria that must be met when setting up a new online gambling business – and, more …

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BetConstruct: acquisition is important but retention is the difficult task

SBC News BetConstruct: acquisition is important but retention is the difficult task

Acquiring players has become a big focus for many betting and gaming companies over the last few years. But what good is attracting a player to come and gamble on your site without ensuring that you have a strong retention strategy in place? From a financial perspective, retaining existing players is much more cost-effective than acquiring new ones. So it …

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Kambi: removing barriers for end users is the greatest challenge

SBC News Kambi: removing barriers for end users is the greatest challenge

The greatest challenge for any sportsbook is removing barriers for the end users, according to Erik Logdberg, Chief Operating Officer at Kambi, who delved into how the sports betting provider has transformed its offerings over the last two years.  Speaking at this year’s ICE London 2023, Lodgberg expressed that, along with removing said barriers, providers must create “more exciting offerings” …

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Adam Smith steps up as FSB CEO full-time

SBC News Adam Smith steps up as FSB CEO full-time

Following a three month interim period, Adam Smith will take on the position of Chief Executive Officer at FSB full-time. Smith initially stepped up to the CEO role back in December 2022, taking over from David McDowell, who has since joined the firm’s Board. In this time, the B2B sports betting and igaming supplier has taken its first major steps …

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Bayes Esports: PAC Capital investment will drive the esports industry forward

SBC News Bayes Esports: PAC Capital investment will drive the esports industry forward

Bayes Esports has reached a new milestone, with the esports data provider’s latest fundraising round raising €9m in capital in 2022. The capital fundraising forms part of a series A4 financing, led by PAC Capital, whose Chief Investment Officer, Clayton Larcombe, will replace Jens Hilgers as Chairman of the Board. The capital injection will be used to fund new content …

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OpenBet: Top four betting insights from World Cup 2022

SBC News OpenBet: Top four betting insights from World Cup 2022

An enthralling World Cup that saw Argentina walk away with the most sought-after prize in world football proved to be hugely popular with bettors worldwide.  Seemingly the world was backing Lionel Messi to finally win the only major title missing from his gleaming trophy cabinet, and the fact that he and Argentina proved them right ultimately added to the overall …

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