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Tag: Latin America

EGT Interactive will join SBC Summit Latinoamérica in Miami

EGT Interactive SBC Summit Latinoamérica
EGT Interactive is eager to exhibit at SBC Summit Latinoamérica in Miami. The event will take place at JW Marriott Marquis Miami between the 27th and 28th of October 2021.

William Hill makes Colombian entry with new acquisition

William Hill Colombia market Alfabet
Having acquired a controlling stake in the Colombian online bookmaker, Alfabet, last year, the British bookie, William Hill, has finally made its first breach into Latin America.

CT Gaming Interactive goes live with Mеridianbet

CT Gaming Interactive Meridianbet
The online casino software provider CT Gaming Interactive has sealed a partnership with the online sportsbook and casino operator Meridianbet, significantly expanding its offering in Latin America and Africa.

EveryMatrix appoints Staffan Cnattingius as Latin America commercial lead

EveryMatrix appoint Staffan Cnattingius
iGaming supplier EveryMatrix announces the appointment of Staffan Cnattingius as its new Director of Business Development for Latin America markets.

Betcris becomes the first American continent operator to join IBIA

betcris joins International Betting Integrity Association
Brazilian betting group, Betcris, leads the Latin America into the light with new international integrity monitoring membership.

GLI celebrate 12th LAC Regulators Roundtable in Costa Rica

GLI LAC regulator costa rica
Produced by GLI University, the Latin America and Carribean Regulators Roundtable welcomes regulators from around the region to Costa Rica this November..

Latin American market likely to become “much more important” than US

Latin American Market
Regulated gambling markets in South America, Mexico and the Caribbean could outperform even the newly liberalised US market in the future, according to..

Colombian online gaming market grows 63 percent

Colombian gaming market
Colombia’s fledgling online gaming market has grown by almost two-thirds in the first half of 2019, according to figures released by regulatory body..

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

Play n Go ICE Magnus Olsson
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...

Peru muses sports betting legislation as ‘market model for Latin America’

The Peruvian government has proposed a legislative amendment to regulate licensed premises in the country, suggesting the addition of sports betting annexes to existing authorised casinos. The bill, tabled by Lima Province congressman Percy Eloy Alcala Mateo, outlines a three year renewable licensing period, controlled and audited by the Ministry of International Trade and Tourism, in a move to capitalise...

Coljuegos drives illegal gambling crackdown as Colombian market continues growth

Colombian regulator Coljuegos has announced its joint task force with the country’s Ministry of Finance has resulted in the seizure of over 2000 illegal slot machines. The authority’s president, Juan B Perez Hidalgo, detailed that during 2018 the partnership had ceased the operations of machines evading $433,000 in tax charges annually. A statement from Coljuegos described the drive as an “offensive...

Strategic step for EGT Interactive in Latin America

EGT Interactive
The operator expand its presence worldwide and now enters in Latin America. EGT Interactive continues its successful year with a huge step in the company business strategy. As from July the firm completed its successful deal with and is now

Puerto Rico looks to igaming and sports betting for fiscal relief

The director of Puerto Rico’s gaming regulator, Jaime Alex Irizarry, has lent his backing to a new proposal to allow the territory’s casinos to run online gaming operations. Puerto Rico’s Commission for Tourism and Social Welfare is analysing a new bill which would…

Sportingtech to present its retail solution at iGB Live! 2018 in Amsterdam

RAI Amsterdam
Gaming platform provider Sportingtech has announced its retail solution to be presented at iGB Live 2018. The event will take place at RAI Amsterdam venue on July 17-20, 2018. Retail solution as part of Sportingtech’s Pulse Platform contains multiple features to enhance productivity and efficiency of operator’s betshops. Just like the online solution, retail is also characterised by stability, speed,...

Gaming Laboratories International hosts 11th Annual Latin American and Caribbean Regulators Roundtable in Lima, Peru 6 – 8 Aug

Latin American & Caribbean Roundtable
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) has announced that it will host its much-anticipated 11th Annual Latin American and Caribbean Regulators Roundtable August 6 - 8, 2018 in Lima, Peru, where Mr. Manuel San Roman Benvante, General Directorate for Casino Games and Slot Machines, Peru Gaming Regulator, will be the host regulator. Presented by the global independent consultancy, testing, and certification laboratory’s...

Juegos Miami to help deliver goal of sustainable gaming

Greg Saint Juegos Miami registration sustainable
Juegos Miami, which opens at the Biltmore Hotel, Miami on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, has a major role to play in helping to create sustainable gaming economies throughout the LatAm region, according to Event Director, Greg Saint of organisers Clarion Gaming.

Juegos Miami registration tracking 57% up

Official figures released by organisers Clarion Gaming show that registration for the C-Level event is up by over 57 percent year-on-year, with 87 percent of delegates classified as C-Level directors or business owners. .....

International backing grows for Juegos Miami

Greg Saint Juegos Miami registration sustainable
Support for the forthcoming Juegos Miami (May 30 - 1 June, The Biltmore, Miami) has risen to new levels, with over 35 commercial organisations set to feature at the show with either a stand, showroom or a sponsorship presence

Juegos Miami exhibitor hails Dynamic growth in LatAm

Dynamic Messaging Juegos Miami
London-based Dynamic Messaging, which provides integrated voice and SMS promotions for well-known gaming brands like Ladbrokes, LeoVegas and Foxy Bingo, is one of a growing number of commercial organisations that will be at Juegos Miami...

WPlay to focus on responsible betting at Juegos Miami

Julio Tamayo, MD at
As the first operator to acquire an online licence in Colombia, WPlay holds a unique position in the country and across the Latin American region and has stated it will focus on “responsible, safe and transparent” betting at Juegos Miami

Talent trumps technology, argues Juegos Miami speaker

Talent Technology Kym Sleezer Juegos Miami
The development of human talent is the key to the future of land-based casinos and gaming operations generally, according to Kym Sleezer, President of the Tripple Ripple Group.

Vicca on search for strategic partners at Juegos Miami

Rodrigo Afanador, Vicca Group - Juegos Miami
The Vicca Group is one of a growing number of Colombian operators who will be attending Juegos Miami, the bespoke C-Level event created by Clarion Gaming for the Pan Latin American and Caribbean industry.

WPlay: Juegos Miami key to Colombian online revolution

Julio Tamayo, MD at
The pioneering, the first operator to acquire an online licence in Colombia from Coljuegos, believes that one of the main talking points at this year’s Juegos Miami (May 30 – June 1, Biltmore Hotel, Miami), on what is already a comprehensive agenda covering the Pan-Latin American regions, will be the success of regulatory changes and social acceptance in...

Fadja 2018: A ‘success for the whole LatAm region’, says BtoBet chairman

BtoBet LatAm region
Last week’s Fadja Expo proved to be a main point of reference for operators in the Latin American market and BtoBet’s chairman, Alessandro Fried, had positive insights on the ever evolving and expanding market in this region. Fried stated that Columbia was “setting and example” that the whole region could follow. “Such a strong regulatory scene will in turn guarantee a...

Juegos Miami unveils ‘unmissable’ learning agenda

Evert Montero Canderas Juegos Miami Colombia
Attendees at this year’s Juegos Miami, the unique C-Level event for the Pan Latin American and Caribbean gaming industry (May 30 – June 1, Biltmore Hotel, Miami), have been told they ‘cannot miss a single session’ of its visionary learning agenda by Evert Montero, the event’s non-executive Chairman and President of Colombian trade body, Fecoljuegos.   Commenting on the comprehensive agenda...

Juegos Miami registration up by over 40%

Greg Saint Juegos Miami registration sustainable
Juegos Miami, the bespoke event created to meet the business needs of the Pan Latin American and Caribbean gaming sectors, has captured the attention of the industry with registration of Director and C-Level delegates up by an impressive 42 percent, year-on-year.   The figures, which are the latest from organisers Clarion Gaming, have been released two months ahead of Juegos Miami...

Evert Montero Cardenas looks ahead to Juegos Miami

Evert Montero Canderas Juegos Miami Colombia
Evert Montero, non-executive Chairman of Juegos Miami and President of Colombian trade body, Fecoljuegos, sets out the key objectives of this year’s event, why Latin American is a continent full of surprises, and his aspirations for Juegos Miami to become the biggest event in the world. Have you set out any objectives for your term of office as Chairman of...

BtoBet hail Colombia as a model for LatAm ahead of FADJA

Being the first LatAm country to be strictly regulated by a regulatory body, Coljuegos, Colombia has surely been attracting quite a substantial amount of attention.   In an insight published in BtoBet’s latest Industry Report, Chairman Alessandro Fried states there is much to be optimistic about regarding the full potential of the iGaming sector in Colombia. Not only has the...

Country Roundtables return for Juegos Miami

Juegos Miami Roundtables
Juegos Miami, the unique invitation only, C-Level event for the Pan Latin American and Caribbean gaming industry, taking place at The Biltmore Hotel, Miami, May 30 – June 1, will be providing delegates with an unrivalled opportunity to engage with the region's key decision makers courtesy of a series of country specific roundtables.   The initiative will bring together regulators from...

Juegos Miami introduce personal exhibition tours

Layla Ali Juegos Miami
Clarion Gaming, organisers of Juegos Miami the invitation-only meeting place for the LatAm, South American and Caribbean facing industries (The Biltmore Hotel, Miami, May 31 – June 1), has launched a new initiative with the introduction of personal shopper style curated tours covering the exhibition floor and including the various networking opportunities that exist alongside the co-located GiGse. The ‘personal...