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SBC Attends MatchBook.com Re-Launch Party!

Re-launch Party Serves Up a Treat, As MatchBook Raises The ‘Steaks’ in Sports Betting, With New Exchange Product! The SBC team were fortunate enough to attend MatchBook.com’s product re-launch party at the world famous Greenwich 02 Arena, for an evening of fine dining and top class tennis! The MatchBook.com team pulled out all the entertainment stops, inviting a select group …

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1960Bet Partner With Inspired Gaming Group

African online gaming operator – 1960Bet has announced an executive supplier deal with with igaming software supplier – Inspired Gaming Group. The partnership deal will see Inspired Gaming Group supply the Nigerian based sports betting brand with igaming software and published games content, including popular titles – Virtual Racing, Virtual Soccer and Virtual Greyhounds. Steve Rogers MD of Inspired Gaming …

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500.com File For US IPO

Chinese digital lottery and sports betting operator 500.com has filed for a $150m initial public offering. The Chinese operator has yet to declare how many US depositary shares it is willing to to offer in its initial filing. 500.com has applied to list on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol WBAI. Deutsche Bank AG is managing the offering. …

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SportYes.it Sponsor Serie A Livorno Calcio

Admiral Intractive’s sports betting brand SportYes.it has agreed a stadium sponsorship deal with Italian Serie A team AS Livorno Calcio, for the remainder of the 2013/14 Serie A football season. The deal will see SportYes promoted throughout FC Livorno Armando Picchi stadium. The Italian sports betting brand will be showcased on match day banners the clubs LED pitch side advertising …

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Betfred Partners with Racing Post Greyhound TV

Manchester based iGaming operator Betfred has agreed to become a shareholder of Racing Post Greyhound TV – RPGTV, the dedicated live pay broadcasting service of UK betting and racing newspaper – the Racing Post. The partnership will see Racing Post Greyhound TV available through Betfred subsidiary Totepool in Betfred’s +1500 UK based retail outlets. The service will also be available …

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Ladbrokes Exchange to be Launched in Early 2014

Having acquired Global Betting Exchange Alderney Limited (GBEA), the operators digital sports betting exchange Betdaq for €30m in late February 2013, igaming operator Ladbrokes have began to the promotion of their first ever betting exchange ‘Ladbrokes Exchange’. The acquired betting exchange will now work under the Ladbrokes brand and not as a seperate entity. Ladbrokes who have had a troubled …

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Tradologic Partners with KMi Gaming

Tradologic, the world’s leading binary options trading platform provider, has appointed KMi Gaming to maximise opportunities in the betting and gaming industry, with a specific focus on the UK, Irish & wider European region. KMi Gaming offers a range of consultancy services to its strategic partners that range from investors to start-ups to global brands. CEO Keith McDonnell and his …

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Hong Kong Jockey Club Sees Record Football Year

Football betting has had a short lifespan in Hong Kong, having only been allowed by the government as a public betting market in 2012/2013, allowing the  Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) to diversify it betting portfolio. Football has quickly developed into a mainstay popular betting market for Hong Kong punters, as reports conducted show that the betting has risen threefold from HK$ 16.1 …

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Playtech Invest 3% Stake in Ladbrokes

Israeli based igaming software and technology provider Playtech has informed shareholders that it has acquired a 3% stake in troubled igaming operator Ladbrokes Plc. According to UK newpaper the Daily Telegraph ,The Playtech board informed shareholders that it had purchased its stake at a value of (US) $38m, calming speculation that Playtech would acquire outright Ladbrokes. Playtech controlled by Israeli …

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William Hill Face Tough 4th Quarter For 2013

iGaming operator William Hill published third quarter 2013 results that saw the company drop £20m below set expectations for company performance in the year. William Hill saw operational revenue increase by 10%, nevertheless net operating profit was down 31% on set targets. William Hill have warned investors that there is no certainty whether the company will be able to make …

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