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Puerto Rico regulators hail regulation as beacon for Lat Am industry

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The director of games of chance at the Puerto Rico Tourism Authority has stated that with extensive legislation currently under consideration, the unincorporated US territory could lead the way for regulation in the region. With much the Latin…

AGEM release March 2019 Index

The AGEM Index decreased in March 2019 by 11.27 points to 452.46 points, a 2.43 percent decline from February 2019. The AGEM Index's March 2019 decline was driven by a 24.70 percent decrease in the stock price of International Game Technology PLC (IGT)…

Play’n GO: Latin America is a huge growth opportunity for us

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Speaking from the stand at ICE 2019, Magnus Olsson, Play’n GO head of sales, talks company philosophy, embracing a regulated future, and the importance of attending the industry’s leading event. Everybody knows us for our slot games – but we don’t hide behind them...

BetConstruct is on its way to Enada Primavera

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BetConstruct is setting the stage for Enada Primavera which will take place on March 13-15 in Bel Paese - Italy. It is dedicated to the gaming industry and is considered as one of the biggest exhibitions in Southern Europe. We will show off our...

BEGE 2019 – Meet the gaming industry of Europe

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Specially selected accompanying events will further endorse your interest in 2019. BEGE Awards will come with more glamour and excitement than ever to honor individuals and companies for significant contribution and outstanding achievements…

GBGC: The industry needs a good story to tell

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Warwick Bartlett, chief executive of Isle of Man- based Global Betting and Gaming Consultants, shares his prescription for the UK’s gaming market in 2019. iGAMING TIMES: What would say have been the UK sector’s greatest achievements in 2018?

US sports betting’s long and winding road

Don't get bogged down in the day-to-day politics of American sports betting, writes Neale Deeley, VP of sales at Sportradar. The direction of travel is clear, he says the industry needs to keep the faith and maintain a long-term view. The regulation…

Microgaming expands its poker network in Bulgaria

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Microgaming, one of the industry’s leading software providers, is now live with National Lottery AD to provide its award-winning poker platform in Bulgaria. The major poker deal, signed through Prima Networks Limited, marks the first time that…

SiGMA 2018 launches in 1 week

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As a well-established staple on the iGaming calendar, it is unsurprising that the interest from the iGaming industry has been intense. In 1 week time the super-show plans to welcome 12,500 guests, including 400 sponsors and exhibitors and 200 speakers

GSA Technology Summit – Focus on Blockchain was an ‘industry success’

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Gaming Standards Association (GSA) welcomed the industry to its first ever conference event: GSA Technology Summit – Focus on Blockchain at the Nevada Museum of Art in Reno, NV.   GSA was gratified by the overwhelmingly positive response to the event

GambleAware board becomes entirely independent of industry

GambleAware has announced the appointment of Paul Simpson and Marcantonio Spada to its board of trustees, as part of the charity’s attempt “to secure public trust and confidence.” Simpson, CFO of Surrey and Sussex Healthcare Trust, will join Spada, head…

Semnox Americas Expands Team With Mark Rossow as CSMO

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Semnox is pleased to announce that Mark Rossow has joined its Americas team as chief sales and marketing officer (CSMO). With over 25 years of diverse business experience from early-stage and start-ups to large public companies as an experienced C-Level sales…

Stakelogic Announces Stephan van den Oetelaar as New CEO

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Stakelogic, an innovative company specialised in creating state-of-the-art online casino games, proudly announces Stephan van den Oetelaar as the new CEO of the company. Stephan brings over 25 years of IT experience to the board of the successful Netherlands-based game developer. Creative themes, vibrant graphics, stunning animations and robust features are some of the assets which are characteristic of Stakelogic...

Mario Benito joins the R. Franco Group as new Sales Manager in the Digital Area

Mario Benito has been appointed manager of sales at R. Franco Digital, the group division headed by Miguel Ángel Lázaro. His incorporation is “another step forward in the process of consolidation and strengthening of the Group’s digital project on a global scale”…

Betsoft Gaming joins forces with Jackpot Fortune in new partnership

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Betsoft Gaming has announced its partnership with bingo and casino operator Jackpot Fortune. Under the terms of the partnership, Jackpot Fortune will be offering Betsoft’s entire Slots3 collection and mobile ToGo games to its players. “Jackpot Fortune…

Microgaming’s Mega Moolah jackpot is at 12 million and rising!

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Microgaming’s Mega Moolah jackpot has reached 12 million* and is growing daily. Known for its incredible payouts, Mega Moolah is currently at the 12 million* mark and is continually rising. There is no limit to how high the jackpot can grow and the anticipation for when the jackpot will ...

Microgaming celebrates one year at Sixty Two

Microgaming marks its Isle of Man HQ's first anniversary with the burial of a time capsule. Microgaming CEO John Coleman celebrated the milestone alongside staff at the software giant’s Isle of Man campus on Wednesday 1 August by placing…

UK regulator warns of ‘relentless escalation’ of financial penalties

Only a month since the FOBT debate was finally put to bed and the limelight has moved swiftly onto the online sector. Those still not complying with their licensing conditions can expect a ‘relentless escalation’ of fines, says the UK’s Gambling commission

States start sewing patchwork US market

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One month on from the Supreme Court’s repeal of PASPA and a flurry of legislative activity has taken hold across the US - not all of which would make you think “gold rush”. THE SECOND STATE DELAWARE Delaware became the first state to start taking bets in a

AGEM releases June 2018 Index

The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) has released its latest Index, which shows a slight decline in June 2018. The composite index finished the month at 546.37 points, a decline of 7.69 points or 1.39 percent, compared to May 2018.

ICE London 2018 edition set to be the biggest on record

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The 2018 edition of ICE London will be the biggest on record. Event organisers, Clarion Gaming, have confirmed the addition of a further 2,000 sqm of space, which will raise the total size of the world’s favourite gaming technology event to 43,500 sqm, a 5% increase on the 2017 figure and approaching twice the size of ICE 2012 (22,500...

Industry on manoeuvre as core markets tighten

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  With a raft of new regulatory restrictions due to be introduced, both at the UK and EU levels, analysts discuss how the industry’s largest online operators are likely to react. As several regulatory initiatives come into play in the world’s core gaming markets, analysts predict a new wave of M&A activity in the online sector, and a renewed appetite for...