In The Spotlight
eSports has evolved into a major potential market for bookmakers, but unless stakeholders come together to ensure the integrity of contests, they may find regulation foisted upon them.
Aspire Global CEO Tsachi Maimon provides a glimpse at its roadmap, revealing the steps behind the company’s success as a B2B casino platform provider, and its planned expansion into sports betting.
The integration of Scientific Games with Bally Technologies, Shuffle Master and WMS was completed at the end of last year. Chief executive Gavin Isaacs and his senior management team explain where the company goes from here.
KamaGames' Pokerist Texas Poker has been a consistent performer in the social casino market but the studio has long believed it can do better. With a new London office set up and PokerStars’ former head of mobile joining the team, the company believes it can grow into a business capable of disrupting the sector’s top tier.
London-listed online gaming operator 32Red has reported a 63 per cent increase in total net gaming revenue to £30.4m for the first half of 2016, with its Roxy Palace brand contributing £5.8m during the period.
Kenyan betting operator SportPesa continues to invest in English football with the signing of another betting partnership with a Premier League team.
The sports marketing platform and event management subsidiary of China’s Alibaba Group has signed an exclusive strategic partnership with the International eSports Federation (IeSF) to promote the increasingly popular games worldwide.
IBID Holdings has reacted to the threat of legal action from TechFinancials by pledging its own challenge against its former joint venture partner.
London-listed bingo operator Stride Gaming is working on a trio of acquisitions that will double its UK market share.
iSoftBet, GW Games, World Match and Microgaming are among those to have launched new casino games for their operator partners this week.
Toronto-listed lottery solutions provider Innova Gaming Group has signed a distribution agreement to roll outs its product across the US state of New Hampshire.
Gibraltar-licensed lottery betting specialist Lottoland has appointed Elicia Bravo Garcia as its new chief strategy officer.
It was only a matter of time. After a failed attempt to enter the industry M&A fray last year with a bid for 888, William Hill finds itself back in the mix. Only this time it is the hunted, rather than the hunter.