Tag Archives: Sportium

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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Ladbrokes announces further managerial changes as operator streamlines international operations

Continuing its operational and executive restructure under new CEO Jim Mullen, Ladbrokes plc has announced that following a review of the costs and efficiency of its international team it intends to restructure its International operations. Following the restructure Damian Cope, MD – International will leave the business and nine roles in the centrally based International team will be placed at …

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CIRSA secures new €500 million bond

Spanish gambling operator Grupo CIRSA has completed a bond issue worth €500 million over an extended eight year period (2023). CIRSA governance confirmed that its new bond issue and restructure was led by Deutsche Bank, who have raised the bond capital from European and American investment funds. With CIRSA gaining approval on its new bond issuance, the company will cancel …

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CIRSA on the up with improved 2014 results

Spanish gambling operator Grupo CIRSA were pleased to announce an improved corporate performance for 2014 as the company finished 2014 strongly. The Barcelona based operator recorded improved revenues of 22% to €360 million for full year 2014. The improvement in revenue performance carried through to CIRSA’s top line metrics as the operator recorded a 2014 net profit of €56 million. …

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Ladbrokes enters Mexican market with Sportium & Casino Life

Ladbrokes continues its strategic expansion into Spanish speaking markets through Sportium its joint venture with Spanish gambling operator Cirsa. This week the UK betting operator announced that it had launched Sportium sports betting and gaming products under Cirsa Mexican casino brand Casino Life. Mexican igaming consumers will be able to play Sportium betting products on the CasinoLife.com.mx website. Ladbrokes will …

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Sportium becomes official betting operator for La Liga

The Spanish Football League Association (Liga de Fútbol Profesional  – LFP) announced that Spanish sports betting operator, Sportium had been selected to become official betting operator for Spain’s top two professional football divisions – La Liga & Segunda division. Reporting for its headquarters in Madrid, the LFP confirmed that the operator would serve as immediate partner for the two highest …

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Ladbrokes’ Sportium brand ups marketing spend

Sportium, Ladbrokes’ Spanish brand, has increased its marketing expenditure in Spain with a significant advertising push focused on its mobile products during the World Cup. Ahead of the competition the bookmaker had agreed an exclusive deal with Spanish TV channel GoITV which has been broadcasting every World Cup match to its subscribers. Advertising was accordingly stepped up across digital, television …

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