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The latest iGaming news for the gambling industry

Svenska Spel End All Player Bonuses

Sweden’s state run gaming operator Svenska Spel has taken a bold step by preventing all forms of player bonus offerings on its igaming verticals. Svenska Spel are looking to curve problem gambling in Sweden, the operator believes that promotion of igaming bonus and game incentives are ‘socially irresponsible’ for the Swedish gaming market. The operator has taken the decision to …

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SBC EIG Interview – Starting Up In iGaming! – Keith McDonnell – Totel Football

Keith McDonnell is CEO of kmigaming.com and business development director at TotelFootball, the groundbreaking fantasy sports pools betting product. He will be representing TotelFootball in The Pitch at EiG 2013. Keith has extensive experience of global gaming markets, having previously served as managing director of Bodog Europe and Bodog Asia, while other previous roles include being head of online at …

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SBC EIG Interview – James Bennett Square In The Air

This week SBC catches up with James Bennett Director at Square in the Air, a specialist gaming PR and communications Agency, to discuss marketing trends and communication strategies in igaming. James Bennett has 13 years’ experience as a senior business journalist across print and online in the UK and the UAE, where he helped set up and launch The National, the …

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SBC – EIG Interview – Giles Thomas Director of Mimo Brands Talks iGaming Branding!

SBC catches up with Giles Thomas Founder and Director of Mimo Brands. Mimo specialises in branding in an omni-channel world, and boasts considerable experience launching and migrating brands on and between different channels in many sectors. Prior to setting up Mimo, Giles was Director of Marketing at Sega and MTV Networks. Heading up launches of new technologies, programs and TV …

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SBC Interview: David Murphy Discusses the Upcoming Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit.

This week SBC catches up with Mobile Marketing Magazine Editor – David Murphy, to discuss the upcoming Mobile Gaming & Gambling Summit. David and his team at Dot Media will be hosting the only igaming conference dedicated to mobile gaming technologies & innovation, marketing strategies and player retention. SBC: How did the Mobile Gaming Summit come about. What were the …

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SBC Interviews Tim Axon Maxymiser Principle Consultant iGaming.

With igaming marketing reaching peak saturation and player acquisition costs becoming more expensive, the SBC team caught up with Tim Axon, Principle Consultant for the gaming sector at conversion specialists Maxymiser, to talk about website optimisation and marketing big data issues that affect igaming operations. Tim Axon has 13+ years’ experience in the customer marketing and return-on-customer space and is …

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UK Remote iGaming Rises to £800m

Igaming industry news source EGR Magazine reports today that UK-based egaming operators saw gross gambling yield (GGY) approach £800m in the year ended 30 September 2012, according to the latest figures published by the UK Gambling Commission. EGR Magazine reports a total GGY rise from £710.43m reported in the April 2011-March 2012 period to £795.53m in October 2011 – September …

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SBC Interviews IHRE Consulting Affiliate Director Claire Wellard

SBC looks to introduce its members and readers to new and upcoming companies in the igaming sector. This week we feature an exclusive interview with Claire Wellard Affiliate Director for IHRE Consulting specialists in performance and affiliate marketing. Claire has over nine years experience in acquisition marketing working with igaming leader brand such as Bodog, mybet and Ads.com. SBC: Hi Claire, can you …

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