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Anna Shahbazyan – BetConstruct – My ICE 2017

BetConstruct - My ICE 2017

Anna Shahbazyan, BetConstruct’s Regional Director for Latin America, will be at next week’s ICE Totally Gaming conference in London (7-9 February). During a quick pre-ICE chat with SBC, she spoke about the ‘great opportunity’ to meet partners face to face, and likened the conference to a ‘family reunion’ where regional offices come together to meet as a BetConstruct family. SBC: ... Read More »

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 »

CONMEBOL ups integrity monitoring capabilities with Sportradar’s ‘Fraud Detection System’

CONMEBOL the South American Football Confederation has confirmed that it will join Sportradar’s integrity program with a view of optimising its mechanisms in detecting, monitoring and investigating match-fixing within its syndicated football matches/competitions. Confirming the strategic partnership, Sportradar will install its match data monitoring, Fraud Detection System monitoring the global betting market across a host of South American football leagues ... Read More »

ahaWorld acquires majority stake in South American betting operator

Updating the market, Swedish Aktietorget-listed igaming operator ahaWorld has detailed that it will enter the South American betting market having acquired a majority of equity in an unnamed regional operator. ahaWorld governance informed investors that the company had signed a ‘letter of intent’ for the transaction of a 51% stake in the South American enterprise. The operator will further be ... Read More »

Kambi enters Mexico with Apuestas Internacionales multi-channel services agreement

Stockholm Nasdaq-listed betting technology and platform provider Kambi Group (Kambi) has expanded into the Mexican gambling market by announcing that it has secured a partnership with Apuestas Internacionales, S.A. to provide multi-channel provisions for its PlayCity subsidiary. Agreeing terms with Apuestas Internacionales, Kambi will become the exclusive supplier of betting solutions to 17 syndicated PlayCity casinos, and provide online betting ... Read More »

Brazil Senate to vote on Bill 186 on 7 December

7 December will mark a key date for the South American gambling sector, as Brazil’s Senate will finally vote on the introduction of a new gambling framework, having this month approved final amendments to Bill 186. The Senate will vote on the introduction of a wide-ranging gambling framework covering, new land-based provisions for casinos, bingo parlors, and lottery games. Furthermore, ... Read More »

Sirplay launches SAM 3.0 in time for SAGSE Buenos Aires

After the BiG conference  in Cape Town, the handy SAM 3.0 is ready to land to the SAGSE Buenos Aires, by showing up as a new fun revolution in i-gaming market. Sirplay’s new device has been already accepted with great curiosity by the interested public that visited the Maltese Company booth in BiG and requests for reservation well show the ... Read More »

Oulala enters LATAM with Sebastian Pino

DFS operator and B2B provider Oulala.com has decided to spread its operations to LATAM by offering its platform to Argentinean football clubs. The Malta based firm has partnered with Argentine entrepreneur Sebastian Pino to propel the new move. Oulala will be targeting prime regional markets such as Brazil, Argentina, Mexico and Colombia. Its primary focus however will be Argentina, which ... Read More »

Sirplay seeks to open office in Argentina

Following the securing of its first South American online gambling provisions supplier agreement with Argentine gambling operator Grupo Slots, industry platform provider Sirplay has detailed that it will look to open offices in Argentina. Updating stakeholders Sirplay leadership informed that it was reviewing its options with regards to growing its presence and services for the South American gambling sector. The ... Read More »

Genius Sports extends global reach with trio of office openings

Following a period of commercial growth, sports data and media rights distributor Genius Sports has announced that it will open support offices in Los Angeles (USA), Medellin (Colombia) and Vilnius (Lithuania). Confirming its new international offices, Genius Sports governance stated that its investment would help grow the firm’s presence in over a dozen countries worldwide. Choosing its locations for international ... Read More »