Wednesday, March 29, 2023

Tag: Operators

Pinnacle look to expand with focus on central and eastern European partners at iGB Live!

iGB Live Pinnacle Solutions Rohini Sardana
Pinnacle Solution will be attending July’s edition of iGB Live! in confident mood boasting an expanded sales team, an MGA gaming licence which was gained earlier this year and a clear focus on expanding into new territories.

New Yorkers smash US records betting $500m a week

New Yorkers smash US records betting $500m a week
Within just two weeks of launching a regulated mobile betting market, New York had already hit the US record for an entire month: over a billion dollars in just 16 days, and with only five of nine operators in the mix. By the end of week five the state had handled almost $2.5bn.

Georgia to squeeze offshore operators, then ban online gambling altogether

Georgia offshore operators squeezed Irakli Garibashvili
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili says the government is planning to increase fees for the swathe of offshore online gambling businesses operating in the country – while simultaneously banning gaming ads and lifting the age limit to 25. Yet these are only initial steps, he says, preceding a full ban at some stage within two years.

BetConstruct Adds New Poker Type Badugi

BetConstruct add Badugi poker
To help partners boost player engagement on their websites and introduce diversity to the Poker line, BetConstruct has launched Badugi.

Russia bans payments to unlicensed gaming operators

Russia bans payments to unlicensed gaming operators
Disruption is expected in Russia’s gaming market as a new legislation comes into effect that will blacklist any foreign payment provider, telecoms firms or bank who processed payments to unlicensed .com companies.

Gambling advertising: How to decode UK’s new guidance

Gambling Advertising
Incoming changes to gambling advertising guidance in Britain will mean shorter shrift is given to messaging that overly emphasises skill, winning or a sense of urgency. Nick Breen, Entertainment and Media partner at Reed Smith, summarises what operators need to be mindful of from 1 November.

Regulatory success shines light on LatAm’s lost opportunities

Regulatory success shines light on LatAm lost opportunities Colombia Paraguay
Strides ahead in its regulation of gambling offers, Colombia reports a doubling of revenues in the first half of 2021. Meanwhile, in Paraguay, progress towards the light is held back by crime, corruption and systemic shadow banking.

SOFTSWISS Launches New Product Jackpot Aggregator: Comprehensive Approach in a Jackpot World

SOFTSWISS Jackpot Aggregator launch
SOFTSWISS is proud to announce the launch of the Jackpot Aggregator, a new product that will enable casino operators, gaming providers or aggregators to generate an unlimited number of jackpots simultaneously.

SOFTSWISS Expands to Serbia

SOFTSWISS Serbia expansion
SOFTSWISS has received a betting and casino licence for Serbia, which expands the brand’s presence in local regulated markets

BetConstruct releases SpringBuilder X

BetConstruct SpringBuilder X
The dedicated igaming website builder of BetConstruct sees a major upgrade with the new generation improvements, all introduced to facilitate and speed up the construction of an online casino and sportsbook and improve UI/UX.

BetConstruct releases Pocket Keno application

BetConstruct Pocket Keno
To pave the way for appliance users to have more unique betting options, BetConstruct has released a new product called Pocket Keno.

BetConstruct drives higher player engagement with Wonder Wheel Promo

BetConstruct Wheel Wonder Promotion
To guarantee non-stop playing experience and longer player lifetime, BetConstruct delivers an enjoyable promotion for operators and their players.

1xBet scores two Global Gaming Awards nominations

1xBET shortlist Global Gaming Awards
1xBet in the running for both “Online Sports Betting Operator of the year” and “Affiliate Program of the year” at the Global Gaming Awards.

BetConstruct to deliver an app for well-organized betshop experience

BetConstruct app BetWallet
BetWallet, the special application for collecting and managing the bet tickets and vouchers, was recently released to the market and introduced to the land-based operators.

BLOX Ltd: A real game changer for Italian operators

BLOX Limited
Startup gaming and content aggregation platform provider, BLOX Limited, is the clear choice for proactive Italian gaming operators.

The smart move: Embracing AI in Lottery

Spinola Gaming lottery lotteries
Ade Repcenko, CEO of Spinola Gaming, explains how the digitisation of lotteries can empower operators with a data-driven promotional strategy powered by cost-effective artificial intelligence (AI)

Can online casinos offer Non-Negotiable Chip Rolling Programs?

Shaun McCamley,Euro Pacific Asia Consulting non-negotiable rolling
Shaun McCamley, Founder and Managing Partner at Euro Pacific Asia Consulting, introduces the South East Asian phenomenon of non-negotiable rolling programmes – and why they could be utilised more widely, especially while land-based play continues to underwhelm

BetConstruct builds dedicated live casino halls for operators in 30 days

BetConstruct live casino
To respond to the increased demand, BetConstruct has expanded its live casino studio to offer businesses fully branded halls and dedicated tables in the shortest time possible.

Digitain to distribute Yggdrasil casino slot library

Digitain to distribute Yggdrasil slot library
Yggdrasil has partnered with leading global platform provider Digitain in a deal that will see its content portfolio available to a global network of operators.

LIVE-Keno by TVBET: ‘Mind-blowing mechanics make players go wild’

TVBet Live Keno
Peter Korpusenko, CEO of TVBet, describes the various advantages of offering Live Keno on any igaming platform.

EveryMatrix integrates FAST TRACK to enhance customer engagement for operators

EveryMatrix FAST TRACK
EveryMatrix is pleased to announce the recent integration with FAST TRACK CRM to boost player engagement across its network of operators, promote true real-time capabilities and help clients build better retention and acquisition campaigns.

China to create ‘reporting platform’ for locals to inform on igaming

China hit online gaming operators flag
China says it will “severely hit” any online gambling operators targeting its citizens, with a new focus on tracing financial transactions to their source and offering significant bounties to individuals who inform on them

Online opportunity could quickly turn to threat, analysts warn

online gambling operators UK regulators threat covid-19 coronavirus
UK industry analysts cannot stress enough: operators must maintain the highest levels of vigilance through the coming months - or risk an unthinkable regulatory backlash.

Duterte shields POGOs from mounting critics, for now

Philippines Rodrigo Duterte
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has stepped between offshore operators and their mounting chorus of critics - offering a temporary reassurance of their right to remain in business

Kenyan ‘clean-up’ leaves top firms locked out

A series of escalating enforcement measures from the Kenyan government throughout July has left many of the country’s biggest betting firms locked out of..

Netherlands clarifies two-year ‘cooling off’ period

Netherlands dutch cooling off period operator
The Dutch regulator has confirmed its policy of a two year “cooling off period” for firms found operating in the hitherto black market - and clarified who..

GLI a hit with Asia-Pacific audience ahead of AGE

The world leader in gaming certification and testing, GLI, has confirmed its products have been a success with clients in the Asia-Pacific as the company prepares to discuss a wide variety of tools and services at the Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) 2017 next month.   Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) has reported that regulators, suppliers and operators are experiencing great success in...

BtoBet discusses mobile partnerships in Nigeria

BBi - West Africa Partnerships BtoBet
During its roadshow in Lagos, BtoBet presented the new technology features of its platform to existing clients and tightened new partnerships with local companies.   During the recent Sports Betting West Africa summit in Nigeria, BtoBet strengthened is position with local operators and businesses in the region keen to develop and acquire new market share with the company . BtoBet’s chairman Alessandro...

Kenyan operators begin fightback against 50 percent tax rate

BBi - Kenyan Henry Rotisch tax rate
After a shock announcement from the Kenyan government that gambling revenues would be subject to a 50-percent tax, one operator has filed a legal challenge against the regulator, claiming that the hike is ‘unconstitutional’.   Sports-betting operators in Kenya are kicking back against controversial plans to institute a 50 percent gaming-revenue tax, with one operator launching a legal challenge against the...

Is the ‘free-for-all’ era of binary options at an end?

Betting Business - Binary Options opinion
Betting Business explores proposed solutions to the issue of binary options in the wake of operator scandals across a number of regions.   We’ve all read the horror stories: vulnerable elderly folks losing their pension funds; young impressionable folks ensnared by seeming ‘get-rich-quick’ schemes. It would certainly be fair to say that a small number of operators in this sector have...