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TPD wins data distribution rights for Argentine racecourse

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Total Performance Data (TPD) is looking to install its racing time technology in racecourses worldwide after securing a deal with Hipódromo Argentino de Palermo in Buenos Aires. The agreement will see TPD install its race timing technology at one of the major racecourses in Argentina, with over 120 fixtures per year, and permits it to distribute the resulting data worldwide, ... Read More »

BetConstruct joins National Council on Problem Gambling

BetConstruct has joined the National Council on Problem Gambling, a charitable organisation that acts as a national advocate for programs and services that assist problem gamblers and their families.  Vahe Baloulian, BetConstruct CEO, commented: “The value of entertainment the gaming industry provides would diminish drastically if we didn’t back up the essential efforts of organizations striving to keep gaming fun and safe ... Read More »

Virtual football perfect complement to Africa Cup of Nations

With the first round of games at the Africa Cup of Nations kicking off last weekend, football fever is at a boiling point across the African market, where both the real deal and virtual football are already incredibly popular year-round. Additionally, the winning team from AFCON will qualify for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia, very much a precursor ... Read More »

Tain quick off the mark with new product Fast Bet

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Gaming software and solutions provider Tain has successfully launched its new Fast Bet sports betting service, targeted at ‘punters who become bored through having to wait until half-time or full-time to see their bet settled’. Fast Bet gives punters the opportunity to place wagers on whether incidents will take place within a defined period during a sports event. Markets for football ... Read More »

BtoBet will showcase A.I. for players at ICE 2017

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ICE 2017 is always an excellent opportunity for suppliers to show off their latest innovations and BtoBet is aiming to be the talk of the show with its ‘A.I. for the players’ campaign. BtoBet will be giving exclusive live demos of a number of products including its artificial intelligence tool, marketing tools such as its virtual assistant and augmented reality ... Read More »

Playtech transfers Ron Hoffman to lead new financial services division

FTSE-listed gambling technology provider Playtech Plc has this morning confirmed that group CFO Ron Hoffman will be transferred to the position of Chief Executive for its financial services division. The transfer will see Hoffman further step down from the board with immediate effect. Hoffman’s group leadership position will be replaced by current Head of Investor Relations Andrew Smith. Playtech governance ... Read More »

AppBet launches cash-back bonus after hitting 1,000 sign-ups

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AppBet has introduced a £10 cash-back bonus for new betting accounts set up through the app, after securing 1,000 sign-ups during its first month online. The free online service, which is exceeding Q1 targets despite only limited promotion, allows users to integrate their betting accounts in one place. The app’s developers are now looking to add more bookmakers to the ... Read More »

Demographic segmentation limited for customer analysis

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Duncan Keene, managing director of ContentSquare’s UK operation, believes that operators can get much more out of their data if they deal with it a little more smartly. ContentSquare is an online user-journey specialist which recently started working with PMU in France helping the company with pain points in aspects of its registration process and Keene believes that the gambling ... Read More »

Nektan records loss but takes growth momentum into Q2

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Nektan confirmed a Net Gaming Revenue (NGR) increase of 295% and disclosed plans to raise up to £2.275m as part of its Q1 trading update. The results for the quarter ended September 2016 showed NGR of £2.1m, 14,037 first-time depositors and cash wagering of £65.9m, a figure up 328% from last year’s £15.4m. The company has already received interest from ... Read More »

Kiron integrates Link2Win’s Supervivo on its Betman Online RGS

Kiron & Supervivo

Virtual games specialist Kiron Interactive has agreed a deal to integrate Link2Win’s Supervivo product on its Betman Online Remote Gaming System (RGS). Supervivo is an innovative, patented product which offers a unique draw mechanism that gives players the opportunity to win large fixed or progressive jackpots alongside their regular bets. The system uniquely ranks each player from first to last and ... Read More »