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Entrepreneur alert…Yggdrasil begins search for new Industry Dragons!

Industry content and platform provider Yggdrasil Gaming has launched a new business initiative ‘Yggdrasil Dragons’ that will engage, work with and support mutually beneficial partnerships between the supplier and other sector entrepreneurs and new businesses. The Yggdrasil Dragons programme will give its new partners access to Yggdrasil’s leading technical framework, robust licensing structure and further access to the firm’s operator ... Read More »

Strong commercial pipeline delivers full-year 2016 growth for NetEnt

Boosted by a strengthened commercial pipeline, Stockholm-listed industry content and games developer NetEnt has declared full-year 2016 corporate revenues of SEK 1.45 billion (£130 million).  Closing its full-year 2016 performance, NetEnt governance would declare a group operating profit of SEK 536 million (£48 million) up 33% on corresponding 2015’s SEK 402 million (£36 million). Detailing 2016 highlights, NetEnt governance stated ... Read More »

Luckia Spain commits to NYX gaming systems extension

Continuing to reshape its digital overhaul, Spanish gambling operator Grupo EGASA has confirmed that subsidiary Luckia (luckia.es) has renewed its online gaming services partnership with NYX Gaming Group (NYX) platform system provisions for a further seven years. The partnership extension will see Luckia’s Spanish online casino provisions serviced by NYX group’s ‘Open Gaming’ and ‘Open Platform’ system provisions.  In addition ... Read More »

Degree 53 seeks new recruits for ‘Gaming Specific’ division

Manchester-based digital design agency Degree 53 has launched a dedicated ‘Gaming’ division focused on creating bespoke web and project development services for igaming/betting customers. Stating its intent to grow its services within the gambling sector, Degree 53 management has confirmed that it will support the division with 20+ new dedicated roles. Managing Director of Degree 53, Andrew Daniels, commented on ... Read More »

SBTech signs up Azerbaijan operator eTopaz to its platform

eTopaz, the exclusive sportsbook of the monopoly state lottery of Azerbaijan, part of Azerinteltek‘s Topaz brand, has announced that it will power its future growth with SBTech’s award-winning fully managed platform to benefit from SBTech’s sportsbook experience in a deal with of one of the industry’s leading providers of iGaming platform and sports betting solutions and services. EL member Azerinteltek offers ... Read More »

iSport Genius secures data user engagement partnership with Unibet UK & Australia

Industry player engagement specialist and in-depth sports data provider iSport Genius has confirmed that it has entered a ‘user interaction’ partnership with European bookmaker Unibet’s UK and Australia sports betting divisions (Kindred Group). Updating the market, iSport Genius will provide Unibet UK and Australia with its interactive customer-facing tool. The product will aggregate trillions of data points into ‘understandable facts’ ... Read More »

Betgenius aims to stay ahead of the pack with new 2017 trading products

Sports betting technology and software Betgenius is helping sportsbook operators give greater control to their customers via a range of new trading products, set to be showcased at ICE 2017 next week. As punters demand more and more from their chosen sports betting operator, Betgenius is staying ahead of the game with a series of new product launches to complement ... Read More »

EnergyBet brings carrier billing to iGaming sector with DIMOCO

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DIMOCO Carrier Billing and EnergyBet have agreed a partnership deal to bring ‘easy payment opportunity’ to the iGaming sector. The partnership enables EnergyBet customers to tap into carrier billing to experience the easiest and most efficient mobile payment option. Players can use smart phones, tablets, laptops, PCs and connected TVs, all securely identified via their carrier networks. The convenience of ... Read More »

NYX OpenBet wins contract to revamp New Zealand Racing Board’s FOB platform

Toronto TSX-listed NYX Gaming has confirmed that it has secured an agreement with the New Zealand Racing Board (NZRB) to deliver a bespoke fixed odds betting platform through its OpenBet technology subsidiary. Updating the market, OpenBet development teams will work with NZRB with aim of automating and revamping its ‘largely manual fixed odds’ betting services.  NZRB stated that a new ... Read More »

iGaming Cloud appoints Aaron Xuereb as Chief Data Officer

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IGaming Cloud, a platform for operators and whitelabels, has revealed that Aaron Xuereb has been appointed as the company’s new Chief Data Officer. Xuereb will be based in Malta and tasked with the long term development and optimisation of iGC’s data infrastructure with a focus on providing the best user experience for all the firm’s partners. He arrives at iGC, ... Read More »