Tag: Sky Bet

Virtual Grand National raises £2.6m for the NHS

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British bookmakers donated £2.6m in profits to the UK’s National Health Service after the Grand National became the first televised virtual horse race

Sky Bet promote safer gambling with Three Simple Tools campaign

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Sky Bet has launched its latest consumer protection campaign Three Simple Tools, fronted by Sky Soccer Saturday presenters Charlie Nicholas, Matt Le Tissier and Phil Thompson. The three pundits will represent the safer gambling functions Deposit Limits…

Sky Bet grows 47 percent despite £1m payment to regulator

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A £1m fine from the Gambling Commission may have knocked the wind out of Sky Bet’s latest set of financials, but will hardly reroute its ‘world beating’ trajectory. A seven figure fine from the UK’s gambling regulator called time on a shower of otherwise affectionate headlines for Sky Bet, after the group posted another enviable set of growth spurts for...

Sky Betting & Gaming and local charity to bolster Northern UK tech boom

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  Sky Betting & Gaming is offering tech businesses across the North of England that are involved the opportunity to participate in courses, designed to improve advanced skills in aid of local Leeds-based charity, Give A Duck. Practitioners can access one of the 20 places on the two- to three-day course in exchange for a minimum donation of £100 to the...

NYX extends partnership with Sky Betting and Gaming

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The market-leading end-to-end sports betting supplier, NYX Gaming Group, has confirmed it has strengthened its its partnership with Sky Betting and Gaming (Sky Bet).   Following the successful launch of Sky Bet Italia in Q4 2016 on the OpenBet platform, NYX is building a full roadmap of activity to support the rollout of market-leading features and functionality alongside Sky’s sportsbook team. NYX...

Sky Betting and Gaming moves to acquire CORE Gaming

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The UK’s Sky Betting & Gaming brand has agreed to purchase CORE Gaming, one of its mobile content suppliers, according to a report by insidermedia.com. Based in Solihull, UK, CORE Gaming specialises in the creation of HTML5 real money games for casino operators and betting websites - and has been working as a supplier to Sky for several years. The purchase...

Sky Bet makes landmark internal promotions

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Online gambling operator Sky Betting & Gaming has selected a number of employees to take up senior management roles within the company. Among these internal promotions are Sarah Merrick, who is promoted to director of gaming trading performance; Steve Birch, promoted to commercial director; Paul McCormick, who takes up a post as director of sports betting technology; Lee O’Donnell, promoted...