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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...

MPN plays it forward with charity poker tournament

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Microgaming’s MPN team held its inaugural charity poker tournament during this year’s ICE raising thousands of pounds for a number of different organisations   The MPN team took part in a charity poker tournament with Microgaming operators during this year’s ICE Totally Gaming 2017 raising a total of £7,000. The tournament was held on the Sunborn London, a luxurious super yacht hotel...

Kiron expos industry’s ‘most diverse’ virtuals portfolio at ICE

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Kiron Interactive co-CEO, Steve Spartinos, talks up the company’s vast range of virtuals products at ICE 2017 - the most diverse portfolio in the industry - and how it helps operators break into some underserved jurisdictions.   Kiron Interactive’s stand at ICE 2017 was a nonstop-shop of activity, recording hundreds of visitors over the three day expo. “Kiron brought the ice to...

Fredrik Elmqvist: ‘Running as fast as we can’

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Speaking at the Yggdrasil Temple in London’s ExCeL Centre, CEO Fredrik Elmqvist offers up a flavour of his company’s core growth drivers, hopes for the year and why you can’t do it all at once.   The newly crowned “Innovator of the Year”, Yggdrasil Gaming has a lot to live up to in 2017. Last year’s financials were all littered with...

MRG Systems display why they’re a good bet

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MRG Systems continued its longheld presence at ICE, highlighting its Livespace display solution that can be seen everywhere from high street betting shops to, of all places, the Houses of Parliament.   The high street betting shop is an increasingly fastpaced arena, with customer faced with a wide angled array of odds, offers and opportunities from a breadth of sources. Betting Business...

Playtech’s corporate strategy is its greatest product

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Speaking at the immense Playtech stand at ICE 2017 CEO Mor Weizer explained how the company’s ongoing acquisitive strategy is inherent to the Playtech ONE omnichannel concept.   While advancing shareholder value often comes at odds with developing new products, Playtech’s corporate strategy - which has no small whiff of philosophy about it - is in itself its greatest product. Speaking to...

How will Italy handle the shift to a concentrated retail market?

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Retail brings in more than 90 percent of the Italy’s annual gross gambling yield, with gaming machines accounting for a large proportion of this figure. But as Italy’s municipalities try to agree on a standard regulatory framework for betting shop licensing, legal experts predict increased restrictions on the horizon.   Despite the hype about Italy’s rapidly growing online sector, retail in...

Tom Horn focus on future following successful ICE

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The leading casino software provider Tom Horn Gaming has confirmed new content deals were formulated at this year’s ICE, supporting the company’s aim to expand into emerging markets this year.   ‘A vital success for Tom Horn in terms of our global future ' is how Tom Horn’s CEO, Ondrej Lapides, described the company’s visit to the London-based event. Following another year...

Jamie Cummins wins ICE Trophy at NCF hosted UK Dealer Championship

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This year’s winner of the ICE Trophy at NCF’s UK Dealer Championship has been announced as Jamie Cummins ahead of the European Final in May.   Jamie Cummins of The Ritz, London, has been crowned the ‘best croupier in the business’ following his success in the National Casino Forum hosted annual UK Dealer Championship held at the Playboy Club London. Jamie, together...

Spanish, Italian and online markets a key focus for BALLY WULFF at ICE

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Spanish, Italian, German and online markets at forefront of BALLY WULFF’s international future in London.   Berlin-based BALLY WULFF used ICE to present its product highlights for Spain, Italy, Germany as well as the online market. At the same time, the company took the opportunity to nurture its collaboration with UNIDESA, its Spanish distribution partner. BALLY WULFF and the Spanish industry giant...

NOVOMATIC break new ground at World Theatre of Gaming

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Exhibiting on an expanded stand, NOVOMATIC took centre stage at this year’s ICE with its full portfolio of gaming solutions on display. The gaming industry giant, NOVOMATIC, confirmed its plans to break new ground during the year ahead by presenting its full range of gaming solutions on an expanded stand at this year’s ICE. Taking centre stage at the World Theatre...

Greentube hit the bullseye with product launches ICE 2017

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This year’s ICE saw Greentube unveil new products and host a world-class darts tournament on the showfloor.   The global interactive unit of NOVOMATIC, Greentube, has called ICE a ‘great triumph’ for the company following feedback on its stand and product portfolio. Exhibiting as part of the NOVOMATIC Interactive area, Greentube showcased its latest products games and mobile developments, as well as...

ICE 2017 breaks through 30,000 figure to set new record attendance

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ICE Totally Gaming announces record figures for 2017 show with sixth consecutive year of growth. The 2017 edition of ICE Totally Gaming will be declared the biggest on record, pending verification by independent auditors.  The outline statistics, which have been calculated and de-duped by the company responsible for the 2017 ticket and registration data, show that, for the first time,...

Tain expands sportsbook with additional 5,000 monthly live events

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The software and solutions provider Tain has enhanced its sportsbook through key expansion of markets and will announce the next major addition at ICE 2017.   Tain, the Malta-based provider, is set to expand its sportsbook service to roughly 23,000 live events from 6,800 competitions every month. The company has made major expansions into new markets and will provide an additional 5,000...

ICE 2017 – ICE VOX secures high level support

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The new learning experience at ICE 2017, ICE VOX, has received significant support from a host of gaming’s top thought leaders and commercial partners.   ICE VOX, the new concept in learning, which is being launched at ICE 2017, has gathered widespread support from gaming’s leading thought leaders and commercial partners. Gaming’s newest knowledge exchange and educational platform, which replaces ICE Conferences,...

World theatre of gaming creative campaign for ICE 2017

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The creative marketing team responsible for ICE Totally Gaming has drawn on the unconventional cultural sources of William Shakespeare and graffiti artist Banksy as inspiration for the campaign in support of the 2017 show (London: 7-9 February).   The ICE 2017 'World theatre of gaming' campaign, which features a Banksy style treatment depicting the world's most famous dramatist, was unveiled...