Friday, September 24, 2021

UK wants to stop foreign betting sponsorship of English football teams

The UK government is considering closing a loophole that allows Asian betting firms to sponsor English Football clubs as part of its review of UK gambling laws. 

Rosalind Wade added to SBC Advisory Partners as associate

SBC Advisory Partners announced the appointment of AGB co-founder Rosalind Wade and seven other industry experts as their newest associates.
Events, tradeshow

It’s show time – Or is it?

As in-person events begin to ramp up again, at least in Europe and the U.S., suppliers need to make some difficult choices about whether or not to attend and who to send.
Drone, horse racing

United Kingdom’s drone dilemma poses global threat

The use of drones to facilitate inplay betting on the United Kingdom's horseracing courses has become a scourge for the industry that could easily spread to other global jurisdictions, regulators warn.
Digitain, SBC Summit Barcelona

Digitain: Setting deals in motion

We’re delighted to tell you that the next show we’ll be attending is the SBC Summit in Barcelona. We recently sent a small team to the GAT expo in Colombia and they were struck by how happy the attendees were to be participating in a face-to-face show and we fully expect that to be one of the takeaways from Barcelona. 
delasport, sports betting

Delasport: Innovation in sports betting

Delasport is the iGaming and sports betting solutions provider that will set its new directives well in motion to cater for the shifting needs of the industry.

Aristocrat: Acquisitions for digital growth

Aristocrat Leisure has bought three studios to expand its Digital game development capability, in line with its growth strategy.
Clarion, IGB Live, IGB Affiliate, Amsterdam

Clarion says quarantine lifted for U.K. travellers to iGB Live

Clarion Gaming, organisers of iGB Live! and the co-located iGB Affiliate Amsterdam, said fully vaccinated attendees travelling from the UK will qualify for a special travel ban exemption from the quarantine obligation on arrival in the Netherlands. 

Holland, Malta, England: Meet the 1xBet team at leading shows!

For the last year and a half, representatives of the gambling industry have been holding meetings and exhibitions online. And although this format was far from optimal, it contributed to the globalisation of events because it was possible to connect to each other from anywhere in the world.
Melco International, cyprus

Melco International posts 9.7% 1H21 revenue increase, boosted by mass

Melco International Development Limited posted a net revenue increase of 9.7% to HK$8.43 billion for 1H21 based on gradual business recovery, particularly of the gaming mass market.