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Chris Murphy: Americas Outlook – New & Old worlds will collide in the development of US betting

Four months following the repeal of PASPA, intriguing partnerships have flourished as US and European gambling enterprises form strategic alliances seeking to crack world sports’ biggest market.  Chris Murphy Editor of SBC Americas details US betting’s early movers, and why they will likely collide against old influencers… ________________ Last time we reviewed the newly regulated American sports betting market I described …

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Kambi recruits Francesco Borgosano as group analytics lead

Stockholm-listed betting software and platform provider Kambi Group Plc has strengthened its data, analytics and automation capabilities appointing Francesco Borgosano to the newly created role of Chief Analytics Officer (CAO). Borgosano joins Kambi’s executive team from The Stars Group Inc, where he most recently served as Head of Sportsbook Solutions (2017-2018), heading up quantitative insights and analysis for the firm’s …

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Global Gaming to build new sportsbook muscle with Kambi Group

Stockholm-listed Kambi Group Plc has confirmed that it will act as lead sportsbook software provider for Global Gaming 555, as the company expands its existing product portfolio and services. Nasdaq-Stockholm counterpart Global Gaming, which has predominately served as a Pan-European igaming operator will launch its initial online sportsbook services, operating Kambi’s full suite of software provisions. Updating stakeholders, Global Gaming …

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Kambi unites with DraftKings to create US sports betting history

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In a historic move, following the launch of the Kambi-powered DraftKings Sportsbook, New Jersey punters have for the first time, been able to place online wagers in the post-PASPA U.S. market. Yesterday’s ground-breaking launch comes after Kambi and DraftKings, along with DraftKings’ land-based licensing partner Resorts Casino, were approved for an online sports betting Transactional Waiver from the New Jersey Division of …

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DraftKings soft launches NJ mobile sportsbook product

Accelerating its US sports betting proposition, DraftKings has launched its New Jersey mobile app, bringing digital wagering to the Garden State. The fantasy sports operator has soft-launched its ‘DraftKings Sportsbook’ app, syndicated through its New Jersey licensing agreement with Resorts Casino () and developed in partnership with betting technology group Kambi Plc. The initial launch sees DraftKings operate an ‘invite …

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World Cup fallout sees Kambi eyeing global growth

On the back of a successful second quarter of 2018, turnkey sports betting service Kambi is setting its sights on expansion across a number of key markets. Aided by the beginning of the Russia World Cup, hailed as “a huge success for Kambi and our operators, with turnover, revenues and active players reaching all time highs” by CEO Kristian Nylén, …

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Kambi hails World Cup and SCOTUS in latest interim report

Sports betting technology and software supplier Kambi Group Plc has reported a strong financial performance in the group’s Q2 2018 interim report. Year-on-year revenues have shown a 25 per cent growth for the second quarter of 2018, reaching €17.6m (15.65m) from the previous years €14.1m (£12.54m), aiding a 20 per cent H1 jump from €28.3m (£25.1m) to €34m (£30.2m). Addressing …

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Industry growth guru Susan Ball joins Playtech Plc governance

FTSE250 technology group Playtech Plc has confirmed that industry governance veteran Susan Ball will join its Board of Directors as a Non-Executive Advisor, from 1 August 2018. Last June, Ball departed the governance team of competitor Kambi Group Plc, where she acted as Non-Executive Director and chair of the firm’s Audit Committee (2014 – 2018). A former senior partner at Ernest & …

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Mr Green’s Redbet brand to migrate to Kambi sportsbook

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Kambi and Mr Green have signed an extension to the parties previous agreement, adapting a new multi-year service deal relating to the latter’s recently acquired Redbet brand, which is to integrate the Kambi sportsbook. Strengthening a relationship formed in 2016 when Mr Green launched its Kambi powered sportsbook, the fresh understanding provides the sports betting technology and software supplier with an …

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Betting on Sports to welcome record number of exhibitors

Betting on Sports

Nearly 150 of the biggest sports betting operators, platform providers, affiliates and payments firms will be setting up camp in the biggest ever Betting on Sports exhibition. Held from 18-21 September at Olympia London, #boscon2018 will feature 6,300 sqm of exhibition space. This area has been expanded to house at least 140 exhibitors over two floors, while there will be …

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