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Sportsbook trading & currency impacts see Betsson AB issue Q2 profit warning

Issuing a preliminary Q2 2016 trading update Stockholm-listed online betting operator Betsson AB has detailed that its corporate performance has been impacted by lower sportsbook revenues and continued exchange rate fluctuations. Updating investors ahead of its full Q2 2016 performance breakdown, Betsson governance detailed that it expected to post group revenues between SEK 920–945 million, with the company targeting a …

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Tipico confirms Joachim Baca as new CEO

Malta-based European sports betting operator Tipico Group (Tipico) has confirmed that appointment of Joachim Baca as its new CEO, effective 18 July. Baca the former Chief Operations Officer (COO) of bwin.party Entertainment (2011-2016), replaces Jan Bolz as Tipico leader who departs the company following a five-year tenure. Updating the market, Tipico governance stated that the company would look to expand its …

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Yggdrasil strengthens European operations by securing GLA B2B remote licence

Industry igaming content and games developer Yggdrasil Gaming (Yggdrasil) has strengthened its regulatory provisions by confirming that it has been awarded a Gibraltar B2B remote gambling licence by the ‘Gibraltar Licensing Authority’ (GLA) The GLA B2B remote licence will allow for Yggdrasil to offer its platform and software services to Gibraltar-based operators, extending the firm’s European client reach. Adding Gibraltar B2B …

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SBTech celebrating ‘very strong and successful year’ at Super Show

Sportsbetting supplier SBTech is to showcase its cutting-edge product portfolio at the iGaming Super Show in Amsterdam June 7th – 10th at stand B60. SBTech believes combination of localised offerings, expert legal oversight, versatile tools and expert industry knowledge has positioned it as a ‘world-leading sportsbetting provider’. This is shown be the wide geographical spread of its operating partners, who are based in the …

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Fredrik Elmqvist: Yggdrasil Gaming recruiting ‘the very best’

Yggdrasil Gaming CEO Fredrik Elmqvist discusses the reasoning behind the firm’s huge recruitment drive so far this year as the slot developer pushes across Europe. SBC: Hi Fredrik, it’s a pleasure to interview you. Can you detail to SBC readers the need for your European recruitment drive? Why is this initiative required for Yggdrasil operations? Fredrik Elmqvist: Quite simply because we are growing …

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Unibet awarded top Malta employer honours

Unibet has been recognized as one of Malta’s top employers by research undertaken by commercial enterprise organization ‘Business Leaders Malta’. The Stockholm-listed betting operator’s Malta division earn a ‘best in category’ title following a study researching seven key employee and management criteria. The study researched factors relating to; employee development, leadership, HR structures, policies, team building corporate communications and wellbeing. Officials at …

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Betsson secures Latvia license under Triobet brand

Following a review of services by Latvia’s Lottery and Gambling Supervision Agency (IAUI), Stockholm-listed European sports betting operator Betsson has been granted concession to offer online betting services through its Triobet brand. The decision taken by the IAUI will see Betsson’s online assets removed from Latvia’s online gambling blacklist. The operator is said to want to concentrate its Latvian betting …

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