Tag Archives: UBET

Lottery ‘Record Breaking Year’ lifts Tatts Group 2016 performance

Presenting its 2016 full year report (period ending 30 June), Australian ASX-listed gambling operator Tatts Group has revealed a mixed set of results reporting strong digital growth hindered by legal costs. Closing its FY 2016 Tatts Group (Tatts) would post a statutory net profit decline of -7% to AUS $233 million (£136 million). Tatts 2016 earnings would be impacted by …

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AWC addresses concerns over the advertising of sports betting

The Australian Wagering Council (AWC) has explained that advertising remains an important legal right for Australian licensed wagering operators, but committed to working with the Federal Government to address community concerns over the advertising of sports betting. The Council was responding to calls from independent MP Mr Andrew Wilke and Senator Nick Xenophon for a national approach on advertising regulation. Wilke …

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UBet convicted of promoting drinking while gambling in NSW

Tasmanian based UBet has pleaded guilty to two advertising breaches, and become the first company in New South Wales (NSW) to be convicted of promoting drinking while gambling. Following an investigation by Liquor & Gaming NSW, UBet was successfully prosecuted in Downing Centre Local Court. Deputy Chief Magistrate Jane Mottley fined the company $3,300 and awarding costs of $4,500. As …

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Tabcorp sticks with OMD as media buying lead

Australian gambling operator Tabcorp has confirmed that it has renewed its media buying account with international marketing and media planning agency OMD. OMD will continue to service as primary media buyer for Tabcorp brands in retail betting, digital services, lotteries and keno sectors. Tabcorp management had called for a review of its media agency services in July, however the operator …

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Tatts Group marks UBET future expansion for retail betting performance overhaul

Tatts Group CEO Robbie Cooke, has outlined that the unifying UBET brand and operations, will be the key driver of Tatts Group future corporate growth. Presenting 2014/2015 year end results (period ending 30 June), Tatts group posted net profits of AUS $252 million (£117 million) up 25% on the corresponding years performance of AUS $200.4 million. Driven by record sales …

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UBET begins Australian marketing push with three new sports sponsorships

Tatts Group’s new sports betting brand UBET has announced three new sponsorships as the newly merged bookmaker looks to extend its marketing coverage in 2015. Tatts Group CEO Robbie Cooke was pleased to announce that UBet had agreed title sponsorships with Adelaide Football Club (Australian Rules football), Melbourne City FC (Soccer) and the V8 Supercars championship Cooke explained to the …

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UBet unveils next generation retail concept with Hulsbosch

Australian gambling operator TattsBet announced the  a new era of sports and race betting with the opening of its new world-class retail wagering experience – the first phase of a national rebrand to UBET. Located in Brisbane, Australia’s first UBET store reveals a range of benefits for punters with a fully immersive and more digitally-driven experience, which will provide a …

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Improved CRM helps Tatts Group hit targets as operator prepares for UBET launch

Australian gambling operator Tatts Group posts an H1 2014 (period ending 31 December 2014) net revenue increase of 14.6% to AUS $139.8 million (£70 million) as group revenues rose a modest 1.2% to AUS $1.51 billion. Tatts Group management stated that its online gambling division had driven H1 2014 improved performance, as the operator recorded 24.8% of wagering revenue generated …

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TattsBet reveals ‘TAB of the future’ retail concepts

TattsBet, has revealed its concept for the ‘TAB of the future’ – a world-leading retail wagering experience – as it continues the evolution of its wagering operations. The release of the new retail concept follows the announcement last month that the business would be rebranded as UBET from early next year. Betting customers will benefit from a fully immersive and …

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Tatts Group eyes WA TAB acquisition

Tatts Group has stated its ‘strong interest’ in acquiring Western Australia licensed betting operator TAB (WA TAB), if it were to be put on the market by the state government. Tatts Group currently owns TAB operations for Queensland, South Australia, Northern Territory and Tasmania. The operator is keen to acquire the Western Australian operator, to complete its full acquisition of …

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