Tag Archives: Colombia

Vamos… Sportium makes its Colombian play

Grupo Cirsa and Ladbrokes Coral joint venture Sportium (Sportium.es), has secured Colombia Colijuegos’ ninth online gambling licence. The Spanish online betting brand will move to launch Colombian property Sportium.com.co, aiming to become a major player in the newly regulated South American jurisdiction. Colombian news sources report that Cirsa governance has secured a 5-year Colijuegos licence valued at approximately $7 million. Last …

Read More »

Corredor Empresarial launches first campaign for BetPlayCO Colombia

Colombian lottery operator Corredor Empresarial SA has launched its first marketing campaign for new sports betting product BetPlayCO – BetPlay.com.co. Corredor Empresarial is the lottery operator of popular Colombian instant-win and football pools games; SuperAstro, LIGA14 and MegaGOL. Last September, the Bogota gambling firm became the second operator to be granted a newly sanctioned online gambling licence by Colombian gambling …

Read More »

Winning Post – How 2017 shaped up for the gambling industry

Regulus Partners, the strategic consultancy focused on international gambling and related industries, takes a look at how the gambling industry fared this year in its ‘Winning Post’ column. 2017 in review: growing up? Three key themes dominated the changing shape of the online gambling market in 2017: continuing channel shift, the continued march of Point of Consumption regimes, and increased …

Read More »

Golden Race – Martin Wachter – a “gratifying” year, virtual football and 2018

Golden Race

As 2017 approaches its culmination, glances are increasingly being thrown towards a huge year ahead and the Russian World Cup on the horizon. Off the back of a winning performance at the SBC Awards 2017 Martin Wachter, CEO of Golden Race, reflects on a busy year for the virtual sports provider: “For Golden Race the year 2017 has been very …

Read More »

Mexican growth leads Codere corporate recovery

Refinanced Spanish gambling firm Grupo Codere continues its strong corporate recovery, as the company reports KPI and metric growth for its Q3 2017 trading update (period ending 30 September). Primarily driven by growth in its Spanish and Mexican divisions, Codere would record Q3 2017 group operating profits of €401 million up 3% on corresponding 2016’s €390 million. Despite facing adverse currency …

Read More »

Victor Araneda – Gaming1 – Colombia ambitions & realities

Having received regulatory approval by Colijuegos to become the first intentional firm to gain Colombia’s new online gambling licence, Gaming1 has bet big on the market launching new property Zamba.co SBC speaks to Victor Araneda Gaming1 Latin America Director, on his firm’s ambitions and first stage realities for Zamba.co, a brand seeking to heat up Colombian betting and gaming.    …

Read More »

Pronto…Colijuegos approval sees Gaming1 launch Zamba Colombia

Updating the market, European online gambling group Gaming1 has informed that it been approved a Colombia online gambling/betting licence by national regulator Colijuegos. Gaming1 management states that its is the ‘first international operator’ to gain a license for Colombia’s a newly regulated online gambling market. The company will now move to launch new 50-50 joint venture Zamba.co in partnership with …

Read More »

Colijuegos Colombia awards second online licence to Corredor Empresarial’s BetPlay.co brand

Colombia’s gambling regulatory body Colijuegos has awarded its second official online gambling licence to Corredor Empresarial SA, the licensed operator of Colombian provincial lotteries. The licence will allow Corredor Empresarial to operate its new online gambling brand Betplay.com.co, powered by industry software providers Kambi for its sports betting provisions and R Franco Digital acting as lead online casino and platform …

Read More »

Sportium readies for Colombia market launch

Spanish licensed online sports betting operator Sportium (sportium.es) continues its South American expansion, announcing that it will enter the Colombian online betting market. The Ladbrokes and Grupo Cirsa Spanish joint-venture launch in Colombia follows a successful South American debut in Panama, where its services have gained a strong foothold. Speaking to Spanish media, Sportium CEO Alberto Eljarrat detailed that his …

Read More »

R. Franco Digital enters Colombia with Corredor Empresarial platform partnership

Spanish gambling group R. Franco has expanded its digital gaming division ‘R. Franco Digital’ within the South American market, announcing that it has entered a partnership with Colombian operator Corredor Empresarial S.A. The agreement will see R. Franco Digital integrate its IRIS omni-channel platform for Corredor Empresarial online gambling brands. R. Franco will serve as a lead supplier for the …

Read More »