Thursday, December 1, 2022

Tag: Grand National

Grand National 2018 breaks online transactions records

Horse Racing
Payments technology company, SafeCharge, thas announced it recorded an increase of 60% in number of processed transactions for Saturday’s Grand National, the biggest race in the British horseracing calendar, compared to last year’s event. With over £200m in bets placed each year during this event, SafeCharge payments data suggests that Grand National bets are significantly increasing in payment processing volumes,...

Inspired launch virtual Grand National titles in advance of Aintree action

Grand National Aintree virtual
Inspired Gaming Group has released its Virtual Grand National 2018 and Virtual Grand National Race of Champions games ahead of the race being run this month. The horseracing titles, available through BoyleSports and Ladbrokes Coral, are the latest launches from the game technology company’s Manchester studio. “I'm delighted to announce the commercial launch of Inspired’s Virtual Grand National 2018, as the...

Online bookmaker performance grilled on race day

BBi - Grand National Bookmakers race day
In an increasingly competitive and low-margin market for online sports betting, loading times and bets-per-minute have come to define the industry’s winners and losers. The Grand National results were mixed on race day, yet even the fastest off the block may be wishing they’d slowed down their Scottish customers this year.   As forty horses took to the field in the...

Catchpoint data reveals poor web service from bookies at Grand National

Betting Business - CatchPoint Grand NAtional
The major UK online bookies provided slow customer digital experience for this year’s Grand National according to analysis by digital intelligence firm, Catchpoint.   Data from the digital performance intelligence firm, Catchpoint, has revealed most of the major UK bookmakers provided slower and poorer than average web performance and digital experience for their customers, despite Grand National being the online betting...