April 2018

Monday, April 30, 2018 - 14:23
Last year the Spanish gambling firm Cirsa Gaming Corp. was discussing all available opportunities with financial consultant Lazard Ltd. and now the gambling giant has been purchased by American private equity firm The Blackstone Group. Spain’s largest gambling company was established in 1978 and has grown to a company worth an estimated €1.6 billion.
Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 10:47
Playtech has been in the online gambling business for some time now with its first casino product launch in 2001. Playtech has gone from a software supplier to many major online gambling operators to an operator itself. Acquisitions have been a key factor in the growth of the firm and the recent bid for Italy’s largest gambling company is a good example of the company’s strategy.
Monday, April 16, 2018 - 09:55
The Scandinavian online gambling market is strong and available to punters looking for action that compares to most jurisdictions in Europe and beyond.  Sweden’s current government is proposing some new legislation for the regulation of online gambling.
Tuesday, April 17, 2018 - 10:15
Partnerships have shaped the internet betting industry and created a climate that proves the potential of mergers is great and profitable. Betsoft Gaming is one innovative firm that offers casino games for all platforms with a library of almost two hundred random number generated titles.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 11:43
The potential in the Latin American gambling market is enormous by any standard. The time has come for legislators and those who decide the fate of legal gambling in the many jurisdictions represented by the Latin American to come to grips with the fact that betting can be profitable for some struggling economies.
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 10:08
Research in many forms drives the world of speculative businesses with stats and facts, the main advantage investors have when deciding the fate of their money. Juniper Research for example  specialises in identifying and appraising high growth market sectors within the digital ecosystem.
Friday, April 20, 2018 - 09:59
The internet gambling experience is dependent on the availability of payment methods that safe and secure. The introduction of payment processing firms to the online gambling mix creates a real concern for players that are not sure if what they are doing is legal or compatible with the jurisdiction guidelines.
Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 08:18
The partnership strategy is still going strong in the gambling industry with the recent announcement that Kambi Group has signed a deal with leading Romanian operator Stanleybet Romania to provide its sports book across the firm’s online and retail channels.
Sunday, April 22, 2018 - 11:24
The big thing in the online gambling industry during its history has been the rapid expansion of companies through acquisitions and mergers. The newly renamed Stars Group formerly known as Amaya Gaming is one company that is growing in leaps and bounds with the recent announcement that the Canadian located gambling firm will purchase the UK firm Sky Betting & Gaming.
Monday, April 23, 2018 - 09:50
Gambling on E-Sports or basically betting on video games is a relatively new product vector that some firms are engaging wholeheartedly. Looking into the sector’s history it has been expanding at an enormous rate. One firm that is an original in the e-sports betting industry is Esports Entertainment Group which has a background in the offering of e-sports wagering.
Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:34
Using a powerful combination of peer-to-peer networking and cryptography, FunFair's advanced blockchain-powered casino platform is the first to deliver secure and fair games for players with easier set-up and much lower cost, helping to create and empower a new kind of operator.
Wednesday, April 25, 2018 - 09:19
The delicate balance between governments and the online gambling industry has long been a concern as the changing views of politicians and critics upsets the operators projected bottom line. There are many jurisdictions where the discussion related to investments in the gambling industry has become a bone of contention.
Saturday, April 14, 2018 - 09:20
The next big thing for the online gambling on sports in the USA could be the legalization of the activity in the country. The latest news regarding the possibility is the announcement that a group of professional sports players unions have joined together to make their voices heard in the argument for expanding sports betting opportunities in the USA.
Friday, April 13, 2018 - 10:57
Unfortunately there is always one Friday 13th in a year, and sometimes there are as many as three. Today in 2018 is one of them and yet another comes this July. What this means for avid fans of wagering is interesting with some believers of this particular superstition staying clear of making bets on anything.
Monday, April 2, 2018 - 13:28
Gambling has been installed as a cultural necessity in some jurisdictions. The way governments reap the benefits from all the different types of betting is a case of needed regulation. Governments are becoming just as dependant on the revenue gains from the wagering public as they do on their income tax.
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 10:01
Penn National Gaming, Inc. is an operator of casinos and racetracks based in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania USA. The firm operates 29 facilities in the United States and Canada, many of them under the Hollywood Casino brand. The publicly traded company employs almost 19 thousand people and earned approximately $473 million in 2017.
Wednesday, April 4, 2018 - 10:25
Spring has arrived with the beginning of The Masters Tournament one of the four major championships in professional golf. The exclusive private Augusta National Golf Club which was established in 1934, in beautiful Augusta Georgia is the venue for the championship game.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - 09:35
Bulgaria has become a destination for online gambling fans from all over the world. Operators of gambling service providers are delighted with the regulatory situation in that jurisdiction. Online betting operators enjoy massive tax benefits when they are licensed in Bulgaria.
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 09:43
Advertizing standards are created for the gambling industry to keep the industry honest and going strong. Advertizing online betting sites has been the backbone of internet wagering whether it is on television or on billboards it has to be acceptable to everyone that comes in contact with these ads.
Saturday, April 7, 2018 - 09:57
The news these days regarding Russian interference in various government elections and spy situations has everyone questioning the idea of Russia hosting the FIFA World Cup this year. The biggest question posed by gamblers will be whether betting on the games will be fair and safe. According to reports these games are to be the most bet upon in history.
Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 09:58
The Lotto Betting Group consisting of WorldLottery Club, Lottoland, Jackpot.com and Multilotto tried in vain recently to squash the banning of consumers betting on EuroMillions lottery draws by the U.K.’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS).
Monday, April 9, 2018 - 10:45
The sports betting world is eagerly awaiting the announcement by The Supreme Court in the USA on the fate of legal gambling on sports in that nation. The Garden State of New Jersey has been the leading proponent to have the  Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 (PASPA) law repealed allowing US states to offer gambling on sporting events.
Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 09:47
Germany is one jurisdiction in the European Union that is still a political and legal nightmare for online gambling operators trying to do business in that nation.
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 09:27
Twitch is a live streaming video platform owned by Twitch Interactive, a subsidiary of Amazon. Introduced in June 2011, the site primarily focuses on video game live streaming, including broadcasts of eSports competitions, in addition to creative content, "in real life" streams, and more.  Content on the site can be viewed live or via video on demand.
Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 15:30
The legality of online gambling seems to be the most contested hot issue in courts and regimes all around the world. The legal gamble that is presented to every start up gambling company is formidable and expensive especially when the rules change abruptly.