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Niels Erik Folmann: The pandemic was not just a commercial issue, but also one of integrity

With a lack of live sports markets over the last few months, betting companies and punters alike have switched their attention towards a range of new sports, leagues and betting opportunities – but doing so has resulted in fresh concerns regarding the integrity of such markets. Discussing how the pandemic has affected the ways in which companies approached the last …

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Kambi takes full control of LeoVegas sportsbook portfolio

Kambi Group Plc has confirmed that it has secured an expanded client agreement with LeoVegas AB which will see it power sportsbook provisions for its BetUK and 21.co.uk subsidiary brands. This story featured in today’s SBC News 90. To view the latest round-up, watch today’s edition here. The contract expansion is secured as both parties agree terms on a new …

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Kambi and DraftKings agree on final closure terms

Further to publishing its 2020 interim statement this morning, Kambi Group has disclosed that it has reached a ‘mutual agreement’ regarding the phased conclusion of its US wagering partnership with DraftKings Inc. In 2018, Kambi secured its highest-profile US partnership win, becoming lead wagering systems provider for leading fantasy sports operator DraftKings, beginning its new venture in the nascent US …

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Simon Noy, Kambi: Revolutionising the bet builder

Bet Builder

There can be no doubt that the goal of putting the consumer in control drives much of the modern landscape in multimedia entertainment. Providing a service which allows for a genuinely on-demand experience has become a priority in any number of industries competing for customer leisure spend, with the likes of film, sports broadcasting and music all noticeably influenced by …

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How Stats Perform is taking CONMEBOL betting to the next level

CONMEBOL - Marcos Guilherme of Internacional celebrates his goal in the 71th minute 3-0 during the match Internacional v Universidad de Chile, of Copa Libertadores 2020, date 1. Beira Rio Stadium. Porto Alegre, Brazil, 4 Mar 2020. (Photo by pressinphoto/Sipa USA)

Stats Perform is to exclusively collect and distribute official ultrafast data and fast player statistics for CONMEBOL competitions through its premium RunningBall and Opta services.  We sat down with the company’s LATAM sales manager Ignacio Iturraspe for more on yesterday’s announcement, made officially at the SBC Digital Summit Latinoamerica. SBC: Will this deal bring the in-play betting experience for CONMEBOL …

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Singular selects Claudio Overend as legal and compliance lead

iGaming platform provider Singular has continued to strengthen its leadership team after confirming the appointment of Claudio Overend as the new Head of Legal and Compliance. Overend joins Singular after four years at EveryMatrix, where he held a position as a Senior Legal Counsel. He began his career as an associate lawyer at Aequitas Legal before joining the iGaming industry, …

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Diversified Kambi delivers on 2019 growth

Stockholm-listed sports betting platform and systems provider Kambi Group Plc has reported a strong close to 2019 trading, which has been driven by a significant increase in partner wagering volumes recorded across its commercial pipeline. Publishing its full-year 2019 accounts, Kambi posted another consecutive quarter of double-digit growth by recording Q4 2019 group revenues of €27m (Q42018: €22m). Meanwhile, its full-year 2019 …

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R. Franco’s Wanabet.es brand migrates to SBTech sportsbook

Wanabet.es

Wanabet.es, an R. Franco brand formerly running off the Kambi sportsbook solution, has signed a new long-term deal with SBTech. The change, said SBTech, will allow Wanabet.es to “deliver the ultimate personalised online sports betting experience and truly fulfill its market potential in Spain”. It added that the online betting brand will gain greater control of risk management, driving its sports …

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NFL on top for half-time betting turnover finds Kambi report

NFL

The percentage of betting turnover at half time for NFL games was almost double that of the Premier League (UK soccer) and NBA, according to data released by Kambi as part of its NFL 2019/20 Season Report.  Data taken between 9 May and 31 December 2019 found that 25% of NFL turnover on Kambi’s global network came from bets placed …

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Bragg’s sports media subsidiary GMS gets NJ affiliate approval

GMS

GiveMeSport (GMS), a sports media subsidiary of the Bragg Gaming Group, can now direct users to New Jersey-licensed sportsbook websites after being granted a vendor licence by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE). This means that GMS, a publisher which reached over 320 million unique Facebook users and racked up 1.1 billion Facebook video views in 2019, can …

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