Malta Gaming Authority to launch unified self-exclusion system
The MGA is set to embark on another ambitious project which will lead to the implementation of a unified self-exclusion system for all its remote gaming licenses.
Jackpot winner on NetEnt's Mega Fortune
This latest big win at LeoVegas showcases that NetEnt continues to lead the way in jackpot games with a massive five millionaire-making jackpots dropping in 2018 alone.
Pragmatic Play introduces World Cup video slot The Champions
The 3x5 game gives players the chance to personalize their play session by picking their favorite team from a selection of 32 countries.
FanDuel acquired by Paddy Power Betfair
The transaction combines FanDuel’s world-class technology, well-recognized brand, and large, highly engaged user base with Betfair US’s existing TVG horse racing betting network and media business along with its online casino business in New Jersey.
Portugal joins France and Spain in PokerStars shared player pool
Poker players in Portugal can now compete against French and Spanish players at the online tables at PokerStars, the first online operator to offer a shared player pool between the three countries.
Mr Green's Capital Markets Day
At its Capital Markets Day, Mr Green guides on an expected revenue growth of at least 40% for 2018 with an EBITDA margin of about 15%.
MRG acquires iGaming operator 11.lv
As part of its strategy to establish operations in the Baltics, MRG has signed an agreement to acquire a majority of the Latvian gaming operator 11.lv.
NFF & LMC sign 1XBET as official partner
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) and the League Management Company (LMC) have signed separate but similarly-useful partnership agreements with global online betting company 1XBET.
1X2 Network joins forces with Gameiom
Cutting-edge game developer 1X2 Network has integrated its full suite of slots, table and virtual games with popular content aggregator Gameiom, making its titles available to operators in Gibraltar and beyond.
APCW Perspectives: US sports betting decision and fallout
The U.S. Supreme Court struck down PASPA as an unconstitutional violation of states' rights. However, as J. Todd discusses in this week's episode, what this really means for sports betting in America and beyond remains a point of debate.
Bet On Aces launches managed affiliate program with Income Access
The recently launched U.K.-based online casino, sportsbook and poker brand, has unveiled its new affiliate program with Income Access, Paysafe’s marketing technology and service provider.
Mr Green and Gamingzone establish a joint venture for esports
The new partnership with Gamingzone Entertainment will create a new community for esports fans with a focus on entertainment, news and gaming possibilities.
Global Gaming names Lars Kollind as Head of B2B
With his extensive industry knowledge, Kollind will spearhead the organization's future B2B offering with a view to bolstering Global Gaming’s growth objectives and ambitions to emerge as a leading player in the iGaming industry.
Income Access to exhibit at iFX EXPO International Conference
The marketing technology company will showcase product offering and present affiliate marketing workshop at global financial trading B2B event in Cyprus.
APCW Perspectives: A potpourri of online gaming news
The fines have been flowing from the UK Gambling Commission to online operators, and there are more to come. However, the UKGC isn't the only agency passing out the smacks.
Relax Gaming and GiG agree on partnership
The deal will see Relax provide the Oslo-listed company with roulette and blackjack in the initial phase, with both made accessible at extremely competitive rates.
Clarion underlines importance of GiGse following SCOTUS ruling
Clarion Gaming’s Head of Industry Insight and Engagement, Ewa Bakun, has welcomed the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Murphy vs. NCAA case as a key launchpad for the legalization of sports betting in all 50 states ahead of this year’s GiGse event.
Anticipation of SCOTUS ruling drives attendance at GiGse
The 2018 GiGse agenda is dominated by sports betting as expectations continue to grow surrounding the Supreme Court’s (SCOTUS) ruling this year, with experts foreseeing a favorable outcome for New Jersey’s appeal of the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA).
WorldMatch having slots cash back weekend
WorldMatch Cashback Weekend features High Tech, High Speed, High Resolution Games like Robotika and Need for Spin. Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes will refund 35% of players’ deposits if they bust them playing slots from WorldMatch.
US Supreme Court decision regarding sports betting a 'victory for millions of Americans'
The American Gaming Association reacts to today's ruling by the Supreme Court that determined the federal ban on sports betting as established by the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992 is unconstitutional.
DiceKings launches managed affiliate program with Income Access
The Curacao-based online casino brand started an affiliate program with Paysafe’s marketing technology and services provider. DiceKings is offering welcome bonuses of up to €300 (or currency equivalent) for all new players at both its sportsbook and casino sites.
Three top talents get new gigs at Global Gaming
Mark Wadsworth, Chief Product Officer and Managing Director of Global Gaming in Malta, feels that the appointments of Duncan Snaith, Josie Cassar and Shireen Haddadeen will take Global Gaming’s offering to the next level.
New Gaming Act approved by Maltese Parliament
The Maltese Parliament approved the third and final reading of the new act that will "elevate the jurisdictional profile of Malta from a regulatory perspective by strengthening the MGA’s supervisory role."
Pragmatic Play teams up with Danske Spil
The casino games developer will provide Danske Spil with titles such as Wolf Gold, Hot Safari and Journey to the West.
BetBull launches affiliate program
The mobile sportsbook brand will be managed by Income Access.
APCW Perspectives: FOBT catastrophe and UKGC fines
J. Todd has online gambling news from the U.K. this week, as bookmakers are now worried that cutting the stakes on betting machines could have "catastrophic" consequences.
Free Spin Weekend at Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes Casino
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Digitain to showcase latest sportsbook API at G2E Asia
The multi-channel casino and sports betting platform provider will be at stand 725 during the show on 15-17 May.
Mississippi primed to become 'Las Vegas South' with the introduction of sports betting
Casino City's Gary Trask reports from the Southern Gaming Summit in Mississippi, where the prospect of legalized sports betting in the very near future is a distinct possibility and could immediately make the state a major player in the industry.
Cherry acquires an additional shares in Almor
Cherry will now own 90% of the shares in the online casino and sportsbook operator that is in primarily German-speaking countries.
Speaker program announced for GiGse 2018
The event will feature more than 30 speakers who will deliver 13-plus hours of insight covering the entire spectrum of North American gambling, gaming and betting in 2018.
UltraPlay to present latest developments at G2E Asia at the Venetian Macao
The esports betting giant will present its latest developments and innovative concepts at booth #908, 15-17 May, in Macau.
APCW Perspectives: Speaking of gambling news . . .
An interesting show this week, as one story seems to flow directly into the next. News from the U.K., Canada, the U.S., Australia and China make it a well-rounded episode.
GSA meeting discusses blockchain technology in gaming industry
The Gaming Standards Association's recently formed Blockchain Technical Committee held its first meeting in London to chart a course to integrate the breakthrough technology into online and land-based gaming.
Catena Media names Michael Daly as new general manager of iGaming in the US
Michael joins Catena Media directly from hos position of Executive Vice President for North America at GAN, a developer and supplier of gaming software and content.
Poll: Americans favor legalized sports betting
A poll conducted this week by the Seton Hall Sports Poll says that 55% of the American public favors legalized betting on sports events.
Catena Media acquires UK horse racing site
Through the acquisition of gg.co.uk, Catena Media strengthens its position in the U.K. and enters a new territory within sports betting.
Intertops Casino players live the high life during $150,000 Dream City Bonus Competition
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Gambling Business Group urges DCMS to act on gaming regulation
The group has called on government to create a new organization dedicated to the regulation of time loot boxes and skins.
Play’n GO unearths new Legacy of Egypt slot
The five-reel, 30-line slot explores the land of the Pharaohs where explorers take aim at free spins and giant jackpots.
Betting on Sports Week returns to London in September
Over 2,000 delegates will participate in international betting and gaming trade conferences, held 18-21 September at Olympia London.
Inspired announces content deal with Novomatic
In an agreement which extends to 2022, Inspired will supply VLT games content to Novomatic’s platform across its Italian retail estate, which totals over 30,000 terminals.
EveryMatrix to exhibit at Global Gaming Expo Asia 2018
EveryMatrix provides access to new and innovative gaming products and features, including a full-featured back-office, tools to manage gaming content and various APIs.
Lahcene Merzoug appointed president of Cherry subsidiary ComeOn
Merzoug will succeed Tomas Johansson, who has been the acting managing director since October 2017, by mid-July.
APCW Perspectives: A brave, new, regulated world
This week, J. Todd covers stories from the U.K and the U.S., as the two countries grow closer when it comes to online gambling. Plus, online poker liquidity gets a boost in the states.
Intertops Poker EPT Velden satellites begin 26 April
Daily satellites into the $2,700 Main Event run from 26 April through 6 May.
The Stars Group to acquire Sky Betting & Gaming for $4.7 billion
The landmark transaction combines two leaders in the industry and the combination will result in the world's largest publicly listed online gaming company.
Gamesman looks to continue strong start to 2018 at G2E Asia
The London-based gaming equipment and systems manufacturer, which is part of the Esterline Corporation, will be making its annual appearance at G2E Asia in May.
Malta Gaming Authority appoints new chief executive officer
Heathcliff Farrugia succeeds Joseph Cuschieri, who earlier this month was appointed CEO of the Malta Financial Services Authority.
Wrestler Taco Malo makes his return at Intertops Casino
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