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Ladbrokes Withdraws from Grey Markets

Ladbrokes has withdrawn its online gambling services from grey markets including Switzerland, Norway and Hungary after an internal legal and regulatory review. In order to meet standards of upcoming UK legislation, the company will continue to pull out of “grey markets”. This decision comes at a time...

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Intertain to Acquire Vera & John

Toronto-based Intertain Group Limited (Intertain) has its eye on the acquisition of Dumarca Holdings Limited, parent company of Vera&John online casino group. “Furthermore, Vera&John has developed and owns a fully-integrated, proprietary software offering, giving us future flexibility with respect to our business,” said John Kennedy FitzGerald, chief execut...

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Dutch Gambling Authority Partners with Payments Processors

Kansspelautoriteit, the Dutch Gambling Authority, has secured co-operation agreements with several payment service providers (PSP) in an effort to stop payments to unlicensed gambling operators offering gambling services to Dutch punters illegally. Processors include PSP’s Mollie BV, DialXS BV, BV Sisow, Curr...

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Roxy Palace to Remain in UK Market

Meta Descr: The changes to the UK gambling regulations requiring all operators accessing the British market to obtain licensing from the UK Gambling Commission has been pushed back to November 2014 from its original October 1, 2014 implementation date. As a result of these new regulations, many operators have withdrawn from the marke...

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Singapore Remote Gambling Bill Saga Continues

Singapore Home Affairs Second Minister Mr. S Iswaran added to the 23/2014 Remote Gaming Bill during the second reading before Parliament on Tuesday. Ten members of Parliament debated the bill for three hours. The proposal includes a closely regulated exemption regime including safeguards that Iswaran believes will stop punters from accessing black market...

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Betfair Partners with Caesars Entertainment for New Jersey Market

Betfair was granted a provisional waiver by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) after its land based partner, Trump Plaza, closed its doors but it has announced a new partnership with Caesars Entertainment for the New Jersey market. Caesars Interactive already has contracts with...

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Bet365 Remote Gaming Operations Relocates to Gibraltar

bet365 has announced that it plans to relocate all remote gambling operations to Gibraltar. Gibraltar will be its licensing hub with its international betting businesses licensed by the Government of Gibraltar yet maintaining a UK presence. "As part of the reorganisation, bet365 is augmenting its existing presence in Gibralt...

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Implementation of UK Gambling Act Postponed

The Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association (GBGA) opposed and challenged the UK Gambling (Licensing and Advertising) Act 2014 and as a result, the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has decided to postpone the implementation of new regulations until November 1, 2014. The UKGC posted the following statement on its website: "Due to a High Court challenge to the G...

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Malaysia Combats Illegal Gambling

Malaysian authorities launched an effort to combat illegal gambling called Operasi Banteras Aktiviti Haram (Ops BAH) involving multiple agencies. The agencies included in the operation are FT Ministry, Police, National Safety Council, Kuala Lumpur City Hall, Immigration Department, National Anti Drug Agency, Federal Territories Islamic Department, Malaysia Na...

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Future of Online Gambling in California Left to Question with Senator Wright Resignation

The nearly 20-year-long political career of California State Senator, Roderick Wright, has come to an unfortunate end upon his resignation on September 22nd. He had been serving in the Assembly and Senate since 1996 and has been known for being in support of online poker and sports betting in the state of California. He has been convicted of felony perjury an...

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eCOGRA Updates Self-Regulatory Requirements

eCOGRA, eGaming testing agency, has announced that it has updated its self-regulatory requirements. The changes have been made as part of a program that reviews the company's eGAP Requirements to ensure they are in line with international best practices. Jeanne Ferreira, Regulatory Compliance and eGAP Manager at eCOGRA said, "Demand for the eCOGRA Safe and...

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Realistic Games Relocates its Office to Gibraltar

As a result of an increase in business, Realistic Games has moved its office from Reading to Gibraltar. Over the course of a year Realistic Games has signed contracts with...

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Stan James Plc Not Up for Sale

Stories have been swirling around regarding plans to sell Stan James plc as a result of the upcoming UK point-of-consumption regulatory and taxation regulation have been addressed by the company. On Tuesday, Chief executive officer Denis Kelly said, "We were surprised at the article published by the EGR as it is not accurate. "Yes, there have been redunda...

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Continental Gaming Launches New Online Casino

Continental Gaming (Malta) Ltd has launched a new medieval online casino geared toward the UK market. Dukes.co.uk, with licensing in Malta, will feature more than 130 games powered by the Oxford UK-based provider Genii Games. Dukes will be available on various platforms which in...

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Aristocrat Hires New Exec

Aristocrat has taken on IBM veteran exec Maureen Sweeny as chief commercial officer to oversee Class III sales and global marketing, including the Americas, Australia and New Zealand, Asia Pacific and EMEA. Sweeny will officially join the team as of September 22, 2014 after 30 years with IBM Corporation. Aristocrat CEO Jamie Odell said, “Maureen’s first-c...

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Jack Gold Casino to Close

Jack Gold Casino released a statement on Wednesday saying that "it has ceased taking bets for the time being" with hopes of a resolution. Head of Customer Acquisition and Casino Manager for Jack Gold Casino Mauro Orru took...

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Antigua & Barbuda Offer United States $100 Million Settlement

Information regarding the $100 million settlement between Antigua & Barbuda and the USA has been revealed by Prime Minister Gaston Browne. They've offered to settle with the US to resolve the dispute that has lasted over a decade. “We have reduced the amount of the claim. In fact, we are now asking for US$100 million, negotiable, of course,” Browne said a...

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32Red Acquires Go Wild UK Database

32Red Plc has announced its acquisition of Go Wild Casino’s UK customer database from Go Wild Malta Ltd for an undisclosed price tag. Go Wild’s UK players will be redirected to the 32Red platform no later than September 15, 2014. Matt Booth, Commercial Director for 32Red Plc, said, "This acquisition fits well with our growth strategy for the UK market. Th...

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William Hill Blocks Underage Viewers from Twitter Accounts

Age verification tools have been extended to William Hill’s Twitter accounts preventing all underage viewers from accessing the content. “Age verification, disclosure, and consumer protection is paramount across our entire business, and over the last few years has become even more important within our owned digital IP channels such as our apps and website," s...

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Gaming Realms Acquires eGaming Marketing Company

Online gaming developer Gaming Realms Plc has officially acquired eGaming specialist marketing company Blueburra Holdings Ltd in a deal worth up to GBP 10.5 million. A number of skins on the Dragonfish are associated with Blueburra in addition to a major bingo affiliate site. Patrick Southon, Chief Executive of Gaming Realms, said: "The skills and aptitudes o...

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