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Industry excellence recognised at EGR B2B Awards

Hosted at the Pavilion at the Tower of London on Wednesday 1st June, the 2016 EGR B2B Awards celebrated the best in industry services, recognising a total of 38 disciplines critical to online gambling’s day-to-day operations. Rewarding service categories for software, platform provisions, payment processing, IT development, data analytics, marketing and operational services the seventh EGR B2B Awards details the make-up …

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Acquisition costs see NYX Gaming record CAD $9 million losses for Q1 2016

Updating the market on its Q1 2016 performance (period ending 31 March), Toronto TSX-listed NYX Gaming (NYX) has reported an 89% revenue increase to CAD $18.8 million (Q1 2015: CAD $9.9 million) driven by new client growth. NYX would record group gross profits of CAD $16.2 million, with an underlining EBITDA of CAD $4.8 million up 102% on corresponding Q1 …

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Ladbrokes launches ‘Game Changer’ – Edit My Acca in partnership with OpenBet & Playtech

Ladbrokes has announced the launch of its ‘industry first’ innovation ‘Edit My Acca’ function which will allow players to make changes to their football accumulator bets while matches are in play. Developed in-conjunction with industry technology providers OpenBet and Playtech, Ladbrokes management, have labelled ‘Edit My Acca’ as a game-changing function for sports betting consumers. ‘Edit My Acca’ will allow …

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OpenBet secures Loto-Québec partnership extension

Updating the market, gambling platform provider OpenBet has announced that it has renewed its longstanding services partnership with Canadian lottery operator Loto-Québec for a further three years. Renewing its partnership OpenBet is set to provide Loto-Québec with its new mobile portal solution which will form a key part in the lottery operator’s future growth strategy. OpenBet governance detailed that Loto-Québec had …

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NYX Gaming completes £270 million co-funded acquisition of Openbet

Issuing a market update, NYX Gaming (NYX) governance has confirmed that it has completed its £270 million co-funded acquisition of market leading sports betting platform provider OpenBet. First announced on 4 April, NYX acquires 100% of OpenBet assets from private equity firm Vitruvian Partners for a total consideration of £270 million, of which William Hill and Sky Betting & Gaming …

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Eurobet takes NYX games via Game360 platform

NYX Gaming Group, content and technology supplier to lotteries, casinos and gaming operators across the globe, has strengthened its position in the Italian regulated gaming market through the launch of digital casino content via the Game360 platform with major bookmaker Eurobet.it. NYX’s Italian gaming operation, Game360, delivered an extensive selection of casino games to Eurobet.it from its own proprietary portfolio and broad partner …

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Is the betting market prepared for the rise of The Sun?

This summer’s Euro 2016 Championships has seen a glut of new sportsbook announcements, but few are as intriguing as the plans between The Sun newspaper and Australian operator Tabcorp to launch Sun Bets. The UK market is no stranger to attempts by octogenarian media mogul Rupert Murdoch to leverage the pre-eminent position of his business interests in the UK media …

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Contagious Gaming signs distribution agreement with Openbet

Contagious Gaming have announced that they have signed a casino partner agreement with Openbet, via its wholly-owned subsidiary Telos Entertainment. The Distribution Agreement with Openbet will allow Contagious Gaming to integrate its digital scratch ticket portfolio, eInstant Games, into Openbet’s software platform for distribution to Openbet’s global customer base. Peter Glancy, CEO and Director of Contagious Gaming, commented: “Signing this …

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OpenBet surpasses Grand National record with 62,000 bets-per-minute

OpenBet, an omni-channel provider to the sports betting industry, handled 22 million sports bets on the day of the Grand National race across all channels. The 24-hour period is the supplier’s busiest of the year. At its peak, the company processed 62,000 bets-per-minute on Saturday 9th April 2016, an increase of 27% from 2015. In addition, OpenBet processed a total …

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Matt Davey – NYX Gaming – Maintaining independence will be key to Openbet’s long term success

Matt Davey Chief Executive of Toronto-listed igaming supplier NYX Gaming (NYX), has declared that ‘maintaining independence’ will be the key to acquired asset Openbet’s long term success. Reaching a binding agreement for its £270 million acquisition of Openbet from long-term private equity owners Vitruvian Partners, NYX’s deal will be part funded by William Hill (contributing £80 million) and Sky Betting and Gaming …

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