Tag: Data

FeedConstruct signs exclusive deal with the Ukrainian Hockey League

FeedConstruct Ukrainian Hockey League partnership
FeedConstruct just struck an exclusive deal with the Ukrainian Hockey League.

Neccton & Fraugster Go All-In Against Online Gambling Fraud

Payment security company Fraugster has joined forces with data science and AI specialist neccton to create a safer, more secure online gambling experience for both operators and players.

Oddspedia launches new site and Sport Data Widgets for publishers

Oddspedia data service
The world of sports, alongside the sports betting industry, is back again after the COVID-19 pause. Oddspedia has also come back with a new layout for the brand new 2.0 version.

VBET Armenia Premier League is coming back with FeedConstruct in the focus

FeedConstruct Armenia Premier League partnership
FeedConstruct gains the exclusive rights to provide live streaming and live scouting data directly from VBET Armenia Premier League’s new 20/21 season

Wiraya, the leading customer activation software provider, partners with customer experience marketing agency, A GAME ABOVE

Wiraya A Game Above Partnership
Wiraya and A GAME ABOVE are proud to announce their agreement of a long-term strategic partnership to enhance customer acquisition, retention and reactivation solutions by packaging brand client products with A GAME ABOVE promotions and Wiraya’s powerful communications platform to increase customer relevance and..

Sportradar teams with Formula 1 to launch new live in-race betting markets

Sportradar F1 Betting
The 2020 Formula 1 season may well have been delayed, but Sportradar is expanding its F1 betting offering with the introduction of new, live in-race betting markets

Betfred wins defunct MoPlay’s UK player database

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High street bookmaker, Betfred, has won an auction for the UK and Ireland player database of MoPlay - after the online operator’s parent went insolvent in February.

FanDuel strike data deal with MLB

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FanDuel, a subsidiary of Flutter Entertainment, has become the authorised gaming partner of the MLB - giving it access to the league’s official data and..

NFL to release coveted football data via Sportradar deal

After a long history of resisting legal sports betting in the US, the country’s most major league, the NFL, is finally taking a pew - giving Sportradar the

Using data to detect insights is a precise science, argues Parimatch chief data officer

Rostyslav Maikovych Chief Data Officer Parimatch
Rostyslav Maikovych, Chief Data Officer at Parimatch, provides an insight to his presentation at iGB Live! and the challenge of generating reliable data..

Sportradar extends AP data provider agreement

sportsradar associated press agreement
Sportradar has announced today a long-term extension of its agreement with The Associated Press. Following a three-year collaboration as AP's official sports data provider, Sportradar will continue in the role to deliver its core sports data content to AP's traditional and digital platforms. In addition to sharing its data APIs, including ones for the NBA, MLB, Soccer and NCAA Sports, Sportradar...

Kamara: Data is the key to unlocking African trade

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Africa is on the verge of a massive economic growth spurt, says serial entrepreneur and gaming consultant, John Kamara, as data helps drive more trade on the continent. At only 11 percent, trade between African nations is the lowest of all the continents.

BetVictor doubles password security following major data breaches

Following a series of high-profile data breaches at major corporations including Adidas and Delta, BetVictor has introduced Two Factor Authentication to all new and existing customer accounts. The 2FA on the bookmaker’s site will ensure accounts cannot be accessed purely by password, using an SMS alert system to authenticate registration for players who opt in to the service. “Online crime and...

AGEM releases July 2018 Index

The AGEM Index increased in July 2018. The composite index finished the month at 565.39 points, a gain of 19.02 points or 3.48 percent, compared to June 2018. The AGEM Index reported a year-over-year increase for the 34th consecutive month and has climbed…

GiGse Launchpad winners reflect on a landmark year

GiGse LaunchPad nQube
Ahead of their presentation at this year’s GiGse, (The Biltmore Hotel, Miami, May 31 – June 1), co-founders of the artificial intelligence-based algorithms and software specialists nQube, Dr. Jason Fiege and Dr. Stasi Baran, took the time to discuss their burgeoning business, why they’ve used their expertise to target the gambling sector, and the power of creating a positive...

RGA urges use of behavioural analytics to combat problem gambling

The Remote Gambling Association (RGA) has published good practice guidelines to help operators recognise problematic online gambling behaviour.   The guidelines encourage businesses to make use of behavioural analytics to identify and reach out to problem gamblers. “Online gambling operators collect and retain a great deal of data about their customers,” The RGA said in a statement. “It is incumbent on...

SMP eGaming raise standards with Compliance Academy

SMP eGaming Compliance academy standards David Hudson
With recent partnerships with William Hill and Microgaming announced and a number of other major deals with Tier 1 operators in the pipeline, the response to SMP eGaming’s Compliance Academy training platform has so far been overwhelmingly positive. David Hudson, Group Director at SMP Partners, believes this is a sign that the industry is increasingly serious about raising standards...

Scientific Games adds $900 million to Private Offering

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Scientific Games has confirmed it is upsizing and pricing of a Private Offering of an additional $900 million of 5.000% Senior Secured Notes, €325 million of 3.375% Senior Secured Notes and €250 million of 5.500% Senior Unsecured Notes   Scientific Games International, Inc. has priced an additional $900 million principal amount of its 5.000% senior secured notes due 2025 (the "New...

Figures show ICE London pre-registration is up 4%

ICE London BetStudios alliance 4%
Visitor data released by Clarion Gaming shows that next week's ICE London (6 - 8 February, ExCeL London, UK) is tracking above last year's event, with pre-registration figures up 4% year-on-year. Kate Chambers, Managing Director, Clarion Gaming, said: "We have once again increased the marketing investment behind ICE London and I'm pleased to confirm that the pre-registration figure, recorded one...

PDC hits the double with Sportradar for darts data and streams

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Following this month’s World Championship, the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) and long-standing partners Sportradar have renewed their multifaceted deal. The agreement that will see the two companies continuing in their role as official data and live media rights partners to the biggest darts competitions in the calendar. On the data side, Sportradar, who have worked with the PDC since 2011, will...

ICE 2018 to address the use of ‘KYC’ data to identify problematic gamblers

A panel debate at the upcoming ICE Totally Gaming event is set to tackle one of the industry’s most important issues of 2018.   The role that data and technology play in the quest to identify problematic gamblers and manage risk, to ensure operators are Gambling Commission compliant. It is set to bring a raft of regulatory changes for gaming operators...

Megafeed set to transform data with new platform

BetConstruct Megafeed ICE platform data
Industry leading data-feed supplier Megafeed – the data wing of betting solutions supplier BetConstruct - has announced that it will be integrating four of its key products into a single comprehensive platform, making access to its high-quality live streams, odds feed, statistics and scouting data simpler and easier than ever. Megafeed, the renowned live scouting data brand from BetConstruct, is...

Deloitte names NSoft one of Central Europe’s fastest growing companies

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  NSoft claimed seventh place in Deloitte's competition with its four years growth rate of 1,990 percent.     It marks the second year in a row that NSoft made it into the top ten, and remained the only company from Bosnia and Herzegovina in the competition. The Technology Fast 50 award winners for 2017 are determined based on the revenue growth...

How new data legislation will impact on European operators

How new data legislation will impact on European operators
The EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation due to come into effect next May - will undoubtedly be seen as yet another suffocating burden on operators in an already tight market. Yet experts suggest the new emphasis on data management could eventually provide the antidote to a number of other regulatory headaches. New EU data protection rules are due...

Worldpay predicts big bookie results for Premier League

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As the Premier League celebrates its 25th anniversary, Worldpay has predicted the biggest-ever opening weekend for online betting. Compared to the previous weekend, which marked the start of the rest of the English Football League, the 2016/17 Premiership opening weekend saw a 12% increase in the volume of bets placed. Our data shows just how valuable the Premiership is for Britain’s...

Paddy Power Betfair records strong growth in 2017

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Paddy Power Betfair plc has reported its interim results for the six months ending 30 June 2017 with a 9% rise in revenue driven by good stakes growth.   The UK-bookmaker, Paddy Power Betfair plc, has confirmed strong results during the first six months of 2017 with strong growth driven by a number of key sporting events during the period. “We continue...

Mobile games key factor in NetEnt revenue growth

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The latest interim report from NetEnt shows the company has continued to increase its revenue profits, particularly in the mobile games sector.   Commenting on the Q2 2017 figures, Per Eriksson, President and CEO, said: “The quarter featured continued solid growth, higher profitability and a strong cash flow. The most important growth drivers were mobile games, Great Britain and Italy. During...

GVC latest report signals strong results for Q2

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GVC Holdings PLC, the multinational sports betting and gaming group, has confirmed a strong quarter in its trading update for the six months to 30 June 2017.   GVC’s Q2 report highlighted a number of key growths in relation to NGR with trading figures in line with management expectations alongside the completed disposal of Kalixa. The group’s latest KPI figures show another...

Tipsport recieves BetConstruct’s Live Scouting Data

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BetConstruct has signed an agreement to provide its Live Scouting Data Service to Tipsport, the largest betting operator in the Czech Republic.   The partnership with BetConstruct will enable Tipsport to improve its pre-match and in-play betting offering and engage more players through the coverage of unique sporting events. “BetConstruct enables us a very flexible approach with their services which we were...

ICE sits at the summit of gaming expos as audited attendance tops 30,000

ICE sits at the summit of gaming expos as audited attendance tops 30,000
ICE 2017 has been confirmed as the most successful edition on record with attendance independently audited at 30,213, up 6% year-on-year and the sixth consecutive year of growth experienced by gaming’s leading business-to-business event. Arguably the most notable statistic relates to a double digit increase in the number of non-UK based attendees to ICE which totalled 20,032, up 18% on 2016...