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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, …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Sporaga DFS moves to Isle of Man as operator seeks BRIC expansion

New daily fantasy sports operator Sporaga has announced that it has moved its operations to the Isle of Man, as the company seeks to enhance its international expansion within the coming months. At present, Sporaga operates its fantasy sports product within the Brazilian market. Gaining an Isle of Man licence to ‘expand its operations’, Sporaga management revealed that the company …

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EGT eyes South American expansion with Bogota HQ

Seeking to open its games machine distribution network within the burgeoning South American market, European gambling technology firm Euro Games Technology (EGT) has confirmed that it has opened a new office in Bogota Colombia. Updating the market, EGT governance detailed that it had chosen the Colombian capital city as its South American HQ following an extensive review of regional markets …

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Sirplay enters Argentina with Grupo Slots platform partnership

Malta-based igaming solutions provider Sirplay has entered the Argentine market by becoming the exclusive online platform supplier to Grupo Slots, the operator of the San Luis provincial lottery. Updating the market this morning, Sirplay management revealed that it had won the account following a competitive tender. Becoming the exclusive online platform supplier, Sirplay is set to provide Grupo Slots with …

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Sportsbet.io an Olympic winner with Rio 2016 providing 40% of bets

New Bitcoin sportsbook Sportsbet.io has said it has enjoyed a bumper Olympic Games, with 40 per cent of bets taken during the 16-day event coming on Olympic markets. Not surprisingly tennis and football proved the most popular sports, with nearly a quarter of all Olympic bets struck in August coming on the tennis tournament in Rio, with Andy Murray’s gold …

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FUN88 nets Spurs Asia & Latin America betting partnership

Asian-focused online bookmaker FUN88 has furthered its presence in English football by securing a two-year ‘Official Betting Partnership for Asia and Latin America’ with North London Premier League football club Tottenham Hotspur. Fun88 secures its second English football partnership having been official shirt sponsor of Burnley FC for the 2014/15 Premier League season. The partnership gains Tottenham Hotspur’s second betting …

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