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Kindred expands ‘club campaign’ for all French sports

SBC News Kindred expands ‘club campaign’ for all French sports

Kindred Group has announced that it has expanded its #AuCoeurDuFootball French football grassroots campaign to embrace and support all amateur sports across France.  The announcement sees the firm’s headline French civic campaign rebadged as #AuCoeurDuSport – #SportsatHeart – and will allow all French grassroots/amateur clubs to apply for direct reimbursements on sports kits and equipment, saving each club on average …

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Unibet strengthens ice hockey links with NHL in Sweden

SBC News Unibet strengthens ice hockey links with NHL in Sweden

Unibet – the flagship brand of Kindred Group – has become an official partner of the NHL in Sweden. The pair have outlined that they will create ‘dynamic marketing campaigns’ across the it’s digital betting offerings.  Philip Lagström, Country Manager Unibet Sweden, Kindred Group, stated: “I am very proud and happy that Unibet is the first betting company in Sweden …

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Kindred fails to match ‘ambitious expectations’ as 2022 profits tumble by 60%

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​​Kindred Group will take “immediate actions to improve profitability” following 2022 difficulties, which saw its business witness double-digit declines across all core trading metrics.   A ‘difficult year’ had been previously outlined by Kindred leadership, as revenue declined by 15%, despite a performance bounceback in the fourth quarter, although this too fell short of group ambitions. In its trading update for …

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Kindred proposes five new Board members whilst re-electing standing four

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Kindred Group’s Nomination Committee has proposed five new members of the company’s Board, with the ultimate decision to take place at the company’s 2023 AGM. Cédric Boireau, Jonas Jansson, Andy McCue, Martin Randel and Kenneth Shea have all been chosen to join the firm’s senior leadership and guide its 2023 strategy.  Additionally, four sitting members of the Board have also …

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Kindred maintains standing as top Swedish workplace

SBC News Kindred maintains standing as top Swedish workplace

Kindred Group has maintained its standing as one of Sweden’s top employers, recognised by independent employment organisation Karriärföretagen.   For a second consecutive year, Karriärföretagen named Kindred as one of Sweden’s best ‘Careers Companies’, an accolade granted following a rigorous evaluation process undertaken by a panel of HR experts.  Of distinction, judges praised Kindred’s “unique career and development opportunities for graduate …

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Kindred’s Unibet threatened with €6m fine in STS Poland lawsuit

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STS Gaming Group has initiated a lawsuit against Kindred Group’s Unibet sportsbook subsidiary, accusing the firm of violating Polish law and targeting consumers in the country. Recognised as Poland’s largest bookmaker, STS has charged Unibet with illegally conducting business via operational and marketing activities without a nationally approved licence. Allegations against Unibet include ‘many years of illegal activity’ such as …

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Puerto Rico publishes long-awaited business authorisations for sports betting

SBC News Puerto Rico publishes long-awaited business authorisations for sports betting

The Commonwealth of Puerto Rico has named the seven businesses that have been licensed to operate online sportsbook services within the US overseas territory.  A long-awaited update to Puerto Rico’s sports and gambling legislature saw Jaime Rivera-Emmanuelli, who serves as interim director of the Puerto Rico Gaming Commission (PRGC) disclose the identities of the seven firms.  The PRGC has authorised …

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Unibet re-enters the cycling community with Tour de Tietema sponsorship

SBC News Unibet re-enters the cycling community with Tour de Tietema sponsorship

Unibet has partnered with Dutch cycling team Tour de Tietema, becoming its main sponsor and therefore rebranding it as the TDT-Unibet Cycling Team. From January 2023, the Kindred-owned operator will work with the team in the aim of inspiring sports enthusiasts to start cycling themselves.  “We are extremely proud to work together with Tour de Tietema,” commented Lennart Kessels, General …

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Kindred partners with Gamban for Unibet France blocking rollout

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Unibet has become the first operator in France to offer Gamban’s blocking software to its customers, after parent company Kindred Group signed a partnership with the safer gambling solutions provider.  Kindred sponsored Gamban’s tranformation for French customers. The platform was previously unavailable in the French language – in order to boost the accessibility and reach of the software, which will …

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