Tag Archives: Spain

Spain sees online gambling revenue soar

Spanish gambling regulator, the Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ), has revealed that the country’s online gaming market experienced a 26% year-on-year increase in revenue in the 12 months through to December 31, 2015.  Gross gaming revenue for the full year totalled €319.6m (£248.7m), while turnover also increased 28% year-on-year to more than €8bn (£6.2bn). Sports betting served as …

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Beñardo Elorz – Kirolbet – Think Local, Act Local and Go Global

Spanish-licensed bookmaker Kirolbet has made a quick start to 2016, by adding La Liga football club Real Sociedad to its growing list of partners. Starting today in London, they will be exhibiting at ICE stands N1-130 and N1-132. We caught up with Kirolbet Marketing Manager Beñardo Elorz to discuss the new partnership with Real Sociedad, existing deals with other Spanish …

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Kirolbet confirms Real Sociedad partnership

Spanish-licensed bookmaker Kirolbet has added La Liga football club Real Sociedad to its growing list of partners. The San Sebastian based club will offer Kirolbet a range of opportunities to push their promotions at the Anoeta Stadium and across their digital channels. Financial terms of the agreement weren’t disclosed, but Kirolbet will become the official betting sponsor for Real Sociedad. The …

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R.Franco goes omni-channel with Mediatech platform

Platform provider Mediatech Solutions has enabled R.Franco, one of the oldest gaming brands in Spain, to provide its customers with a full omni-channel experience after the slots manufacturer secured one of the country’s recent online gaming licences. R.Franco, which is currently celebrating 50 years in the industry, has pivoted from its traditional class B slots & export B2B markets in …

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MRG Systems providing data at your customer’s fingertips

MRG Systems has given one of its most accessible products an overhaul and presented a new look solution for the display of customer data. The firm has revamped its DailyForm product, making it more cost effective while giving it a whole new look with additional features. MRG has almost turned the whole product on its head; switching the original DailyForm …

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CIRSA continues strong 2015 momentum with Spain & Latin America expansions

Spanish gambling operator Grupo CIRSA has continued its strong 2015 momentum, reporting profits up 16% to €280 million for its year to date performance (period ending 30 September). The Barcelona based operator would record a 19.5% revenue uplift to £1.2 billion driven by sufficient expansion in its Latin American markets notably Costa Rica and Peru. To date, the operator maintained …

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Snapchat scores Real Madrid partnership

La Liga giants Real Madrid have made history by becoming the first sports club with an ‘Official Story’ on popular social media platform, Snapchat. This is a continuation of Real’s efforts to expand their social media coverage. This will launch to coincide with El Clasico, the ever anticipated showdown between Barcelona and Real Madrid,  which takes place this weekend in …

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Codere cuts loses to €74 million for Q1-Q3 2015

Updating the market, embattled Spanish gambling operator Grupo Codere has reduced its corporate losses to €74 million for its nine month 2015 performance. The gambling operator shortens its losses from the €135 million reported for its Q1-Q3 2014 performance. Group Q3 2015 losses were reported at €25 million. The operator reported a 21% revenue increase to €1.2 billion up 21% …

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Tough Q3 sees William Hill issue 2015 profit warning

Issuing a Q3 2015 trading update, William Hill has warned stakeholders and investors that its annual profits will be forecasted below market expectations. The bookmaker detailed a rough Q3 trading performance, reporting a 39% dive in group operating profits.   Suffering the same fate as competitor Ladbrokes, William Hill maintained that sports wagering had been positive during the period, driven …

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Botemania in-line for €80 million FC Barcelona training kit sponsorship

  Barcelona based football newspaper, ‘El Mundo Deportivo’ has reported that Intertain Spanish igaming subsidiary Botemania are favourites to land FC Barcelona’s training kit sponsorship deal. Mundo Deportivo , one of the leading FC Barcelona news sources, has detailed that the Catalan club’s management are seeking €80 million (£59 million) for a four sponsorship of its training kit, which would …

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