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Betfair release % chance charts on Scottish Referendum outcome

On 18 September, Scotland’s voters will decide whether to stay part of the United Kingdom or go it alone. Betfair’s political trading desk has released a set of charts monitoring % chance of the Scottish Referendum’s Yes and No campaigns. The charts published by Betfair’s Exchange demonstrate the implied % chance of each voting outcome. Betfair’s Exchange has so far …

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Indian Super League Football – Business Potential

Starting Potential The Indian national side is currently ranked 150th in the world.  It is a nation which has produced precious few players that are known outside of their home country. Indeed Chopra was the first player of Indian origin to play in the Premiership, and the current national squad all play for Indian club sides A wise old owl …

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Nick Hill – EveryMatrix – The New Game

As future legislative changes and new taxation schemes enter the online gaming sector, SBC caught up with Nick Hill Sales & Marketing Director of EveryMatrix, to discuss impacts on igamings operational value chain and its affect on the relationships between B2B and B2C services providers. Nick Hill has been involved in Internet Gaming for the past 13 years in various …

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Indian Super League Football – The First Steps

Growing up, I’d hazard a guess that Michael Chopra never thought he’d be one day be telling the press of his wishes to follow in the footsteps of Sachin Tendulkar. The former England U-21 striker recently signed for the Kerala Blasters, and will participate in the inaugural Indian Super League (ISL) which commences in October. Discussing his move he stated: …

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Shergul Arshad – Mondogoal – Football innovation in EGaming

Shergul Arshad, founder and CEO of Mondogoal, a Fantasy Football company based on the Isle of Man, talks about the daily game format, outlook for the sector and shares his predictions for this year’s EPL season. Shergul was Head of Digital at one of Europe’s top football clubs, AS Roma, before founding Mondogoal. He is also a former eBay, Amazon …

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Jason Trost – EIG Berlin Interview – Product Independence

Innovation of igaming’s products lines, value chains and services will be key theme at this year’s EIG Berlin Expo.  Team SBC & EIG caught up with Smarkets Founder & CEO Jason Trost to discuss the values of producing technology in-house, product independence and innovation blocks and factors. Smarkets is an online betting exchange platform challenging the bigger exchanges in the …

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Martin De Knijff – Metric Gaming – Being SuperLive

The online sports betting industry has seen a rising concern with regards to product innovation offered by sports betting providers. With these concerns in mind, Team SBC spoke to Metric Gaming CEO Martin De Knijiff about the recently launched Metric Gaming SuperLive sports betting platform. SuperLive allows customers to wager on in-game events as they unfold in real time. Offering …

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BetcoinTech: Bitcoin is perfect for online gambling

Eilon Arad of BetcoinTech, one of the sponsors of the SBC Asia/Asia Gaming Brief Monsoon Meetup in Manilla on 4 September, explains what bitcoin can do for gambling operators. Why should operators consider adding bitcoin? Bitcoin is the perfect solution for the online gambling industry. Bitcoin is the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency which is best described as an encrypted …

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James Taylor – Yieldify – Thinking in Real Time

James Taylor, International Business Development Manager for Yieldify, one of Britain’s fastest growing digital marketing start-ups, tells SBC that with growing marketing and retention costs, igaming operators can no longer disregard real time data and marketing actions. Yieldify  is a multi-channel analytics and remarketing platform that helps e-businesses drive incremental revenue from their website. Their technology works by tracking user …

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Monsoon Meetup Networking Evening: Meet the Sponsors

The next Sports Betting Community Asia and Asia Gambling Brief iGaming Industry Networking Evening will be held on Thursday the 4th of September at the exclusive 71 Gramercy lounge and nightclub in Makati. Dubbed our ‘Monsoon Meetup’, the best networking event in Asia is as always free to attend and made possible by our generous sponsors. The SBC Asia and …

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