Tag Archives: Spain

Paddy Power B2B powers Reta Espana

Paddy Power’s B2B sports betting services division (Paddy Power B2B) has announced that it will supply Spanish gambling operator Reta Espana (Retabet.es) with sports betting software and provisions. The agreement sees Paddy Power sign it first Spanish provisions agreement The partnership sees the Irish gambling operator extend its European B2B services, having recently agreed partnerships extensions with Nike Slovakia and …

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Creditors extend Codere debt restructure until end of 2015

Spanish embattled gambling operator Grupo Codere has been given until the end of 2015 (official date 31 December) to restructure its €1.1 billion (£815 million) debt by its creditors. The conformation of its debt extension, follows the announcement of a 25% increase in H2 2015 revenues to €408 million, following a marked recovery in the South American gambling markets of …

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888 reports strong momentum in sports betting

888 Holdings has seen like for like revenue increased by 9% to US$244.9m for the first half of the year, helped in a small part by a strong performance in its fledgling sports betting business. Adjusted EBITDA at the firm decreased by 17% to US$40.9m, but the firm has billed this as an impressive result given the introduction of UK …

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Ligue 1 easy to read for bettingexpert tipsters

The French football league proved to be the most predictable on the continent over the past weekend, as tipsters on bettingexpert.com performed better on the Ligue 1 matches than any other division. Of the 5,000+ football tips posted on bettingexpert’s community this weekend, the ones focusing on French football were the most profitable for tipsters, with the Austrian Bundesliga and …

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Sportium extends LFP betting partnership

Ladbrokes and Grupo CIRSA Spanish gambling joint venture Sportium, has confirmed that it will extend its official betting partnership with the Liga Nacional de Fútbol Profesional (LFP), the governing body of the top two divisions of professional football in Spain (La Liga and the Segunda Division). In October 2014 Sportium had been approved to become the official betting partner of …

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Codere re-elects Jose Sampedro as CEO

The board of Spanish gambling operator Grupo Codere SA has unanimously approved the reappointment of Jose Antonio Martinez Sampedro as CEO. Jose Sampedro co-founded the operator and had served as CEO and President of Codere SA since May 1997 Sampedro’s reappointment follows the announcement that Codere aims to form a new business entity following the approval of the restructure of its …

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La Liga teams up with COMSEC and SIS to clamp down on unofficial data scouts

La Liga’s partnership with cyber security firm COMSEC and official data provider SIS saw a record number of unofficial data scouts ejected from Spanish football grounds during the 2014/15 season. The work, undertaken with the support of Real Federación Española de Fútbol, resulted in substantial disruption to the activities of unofficial data collectors at La Liga, Liga Adelante and Segunda …

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BetConstruct continues international services expansion with launch of Spanish & Russian websites

Gambling technology provider BetConstruct has continued its international services expansion by announcing the launch of Spanish and Russian language versions of BetConstruct.com Senior management stated that the fully translated business website represented a further commitment to international expansion and localised services for BetConstruct operations and products. We are happy that we can present our vision, products and services in a …

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bettingexpert – Wolfsburg beats Manchester United as tipsters’ most exciting team

Games featuring German Cup winners Wolfsburg were predicted to be the most exciting matches last season, according to some of Europe’s best tipsters. Using data extracted from the vast bettingexpert.com tipping network, Wolfsburg’s matches were predicted to contain over 2.5 goals in almost 95 per cent of the tips, with only 5.66% of tips predicting fewer than 2.5 goals. The …

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Real Madrid tops the bettingexpert tipster chart for 2014/5

Spanish giants Real Madrid may have been trophyless this season, but there is one table that Cristiano Ronaldo’s side has topped, beating other football clubs from all over Europe. Real Madrid were the most popular side being tipped on in the past season, according to bettingexpert – Europe’s biggest community of sports tipsters, with almost 9,000 tips across the course …

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