Tuesday, September 21, 2021

Tag: Sky Betting & Gaming

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...

Sky Betting and Gaming extends Playtech deal

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A long-term contract between Sky Betting and Gaming and Playtech has been extended across Casino, Live Casino and Bingo.   The contract extends across an exclusive Playtech Casino, exclusive dedicated Live Casino environment, Bingo and dedicated Bingo game and network development. Sky Betting & Gaming is a long-standing Playtech partner and the company claims it has witnessed significant year-on-year growth within its...

New space for Sky Betting & Gaming

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SKY BETTING & GAMING continues to grow with £3.5M investment UK tech unicorn, Sky Betting & Gaming, has signed a new, five-year lease at the Electric Works in Sheffield (UK), taking their presence in the city to 13,862 sqft. Launched in 2015, the company’s Sheffield digital hub is home to the teams that design and build the platforms and technology behind...

Sky Betting and Gaming graduate numbers surge

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The number of graduates at the Sky Betting & Gaming Graduate Academy have soared to 75 in just 12 months with record numbers of applications in its second year.   Technology company Sky Betting & Gaming’s Yorkshire-based Graduate Academy continues to attract widespread interest as it enters its second year, with the company considering a record 4,788 applications from candidates across...

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...

Online bookmaker performance grilled on race day

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In an increasingly competitive and low-margin market for online sports betting, loading times and bets-per-minute have come to define the industry’s winners and losers. The Grand National results were mixed on race day, yet even the fastest off the block may be wishing they’d slowed down their Scottish customers this year.   As forty horses took to the field in the...

Sky Betting & Gaming expands HQ to boost productivity and innovation

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The Sky Betting & Gaming offices in Wellington Place Leeds has doubled in size recently with the addition of a football pitch, tech bars and local catering space.   Sky Betting & Gaming has increased it presence as the landmark occupier of Wellington Place Leeds in a bid to boost productivity with innovative new space. The company’s new offices will see its...

Sky Betting & Gaming lift the lid on in-play football trading

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Sky Betting & Gaming confirm the details of their latest football trading symposium led by Head of Football Trading, Andy Wright.   ‘What Are The Odds On That?’ is the title of the Sky Betting & Gaming symposium on football trading taking place in Leeds on Wednesday. Introduced by Trading Director, Ronnie Whelan and led by Head of Football Trading, Andy...

Inaugral Sky Betting & Gaming Annual Gala Ball raises £20k for charity

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The first Sky Betting & Gaming Annual Gala Ball celebrated its first year of fundraising for Teenage Cancer Trust exceeding the target of £20,000.   Business from across the gaming, entertainment, technology and hospitality industries in Yorkshire gathered for the first ever Sky Betting & Gaming Annual Gala Ball in aid of the Teenage Cancer Trust. The evening, which was hosted by...

25 tech recruits graduate from Sky Betting & Gaming’s new Software Academy.

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Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) has today announced the graduation of 25 early-careers tech recruits from the 14-week ‘boot camp’ leg of its recently launched Software Academy.   The £1.5m investment in talent saw the aspiring developers, testers and engineers from universities including Leeds, Manchester, Lincoln, Huddersfield, Sheffield, York and Teeside, present four collaborative projects – two each for the company’s...

Sky Betting & Gaming denies corporate flotation rumours

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The governance of Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) has stated that the betting operator has no current plans regarding a corporate flotation. SB&G dismissed rumours that private equity owners CVC Capital Partners were looking to take the company public in early 2017. The Sunday Telegraph reported that CVC Capital were in the ‘early stages’ of reviewing a potential floatation of SB&G,...