Tag Archives: Spotlight Sports Group (SSG)

SSG’s Greyhound Smart View racecards remove ‘traditional complexities’

SBC News SSG’s Greyhound Smart View racecards remove ‘traditional complexities’

Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) has released Greyhound Smart View racecards powered by the Racing Post. Described as a cutting-edge addition to the media company’s Smart View portfolio, the racecards build on the success of Horseracing Smart View racecards, released in 2023, and are similarly designed to ‘simplify’ the Greyhound betting experience.  Entain’s Digital Hubs in the UK, totalling 160 locations, …

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SSG takes Content Hubs ‘to a new level’ for 2024 Euros

SBC News SSG takes Content Hubs ‘to a new level’ for 2024 Euros

Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) has announced a strategic deal with multiple operator partners for the upcoming 2024 Euros. As the technology, content, and media company – specialising in sports betting – builds on the success of its World Cup Content Hubs, the 2024 Euros will now see the Content Hubs feature add-to-betslip functionality, live odds, match previews and outright previews …

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Rick Wolf set to retire as SSG Senior VP of Partnerships

SBC News Rick Wolf set to retire as SSG Senior VP of Partnerships

Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) has revealed that its Senior Vice President of B2B Partnerships, Rick Wolf, will be retiring at the end of 2023. Wolf joined the technology, content, and media company specialising in sports betting and fantasy sports in September of last year, alongside the acquisition of The Alarm Sports Network, where he had spent the previous decade as …

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Finding the angle: SSG, William Hill and Sky Bet crack the content debate

Finding the angle: SSG, William Hill and Sky Bet crack the content debate

Content, content, content – it’s one of the big buzzwords in the betting space right now as a tool for marketing, customer acquisition and retention, and general engagement, but how can it effectively be used? Breaking down this topic was the task of SBC’s latest webinar, former Racing Post Editor, Bruce Millington, hosted delegates from two operators as well as …

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Spotlight powers Sky Bet football content for 23/24 campaign

Premier League sponsorships: Can 'provocative action’ be taken on responsible partnerships?

Sky Betting and Gaming (Sky Bet) is making further use of its partnership with Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) as the Premier League 2023/24 season looms. The sports betting media and content supplier has developed a ‘fully managed betting content hub’ for the Flutter Entertainment sportsbook brand, with the specific goal of supporting Sky Bet’s Fan Hope survey. SSG has a …

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Spotlight Sports Group: Stricter regulation on the horizon for UK betting

Spotlight Sports Group: Stricter regulation on the horizon for UK betting

Years of debates across Europe have seemingly come to a close in recent months, as several countries finally reached some conclusions on the future of their betting regulatory frameworks. Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) anticipates that tighter regulations are on the horizon, however. The group’s latest BetTech Ecosystem report examining global betting and igaming trends took a specific look at UK …

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Spotlight pushes US affiliate standing with Atlas World Sports

Spotlight pushes US affiliate standing with Atlas World Sports

Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) has strengthened its standing in both the affiliate betting landscape and North American market via a deal with Atlas World Sports. The London-based group will provide Atlas with its Affiliate Management Services, which uses geolocation to provide the latter’s customers with localised sportsbook, iGaming, and paid fantasy sports offers. Atlas, a sports and sports betting news, …

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Paddy Power renews ‘unexpected outbursts’ on SSG’s Good Morning Racing

Paddy Power renews ‘unexpected outbursts’ on SSG’s Good Morning Racing

Paddy Power has extended its title sponsorship of ‘Good Morning Racing’, the live and daily festival preview show of Spotlight Sports Group’s (SSG) Racing Post. The Flutter Entertainment bookmaker will sponsor a total of 15 shows, including every day of this week’s Cheltenham Festival – starting today and finishing on Friday – as well as the Grand National next month, …

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Racing Post survey ‘creates ominous picture’ for post-White Paper betting landscape

Racing Post survey ‘creates ominous picture’ for post-White Paper betting landscape

UK gambling industry stakeholders must prepare for a ‘sobering statistic’, the Racing Post has argued, following the recent publication of its Big Punting Survey of 10,400 British and Irish bettors.  Affordability check discontent The Spotlight Sports Group (SSG) racing media outlet found disillusionment with the prospect of enhanced affordability checks; 17% of UK respondents and 13% of Ireland ones said …

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