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Probability plc has entered the Italian mobile gambling market following the acquisition of Switzerland’s Playyoo S.A, which develops and operates B2B gaming services for a number of licensed Italian operators including SNAI, Cogetech and NeoMobile.

Astra Games Limited, a UK-based wholly owned subsidiary of Austrian gaming giant Novomatic, has completed the acquisition of various Danoptra assets including Gamestec Leisure, Bell-Fruit Games, RLMS Sales and Mazooma Interactive Games.

European private equity firm EQT Expansion Capital has invested approximately €44m in Sportradar, the Switzerland-based sports data service supplier, which will be used to finance the company’s organic and acquisitive development.

Following the recent liquidation of its PurpleLounge.com online gaming business, Media Corp has now re-acquired various publishing assets which the company sold earlier this year.

Across the Line Limited, a company funded by London-based property and football entrepreneur Andrew Ellis, has acquired a controlling stake in Worldlink’s sports and gaming division Worldlink Sport Limited.

GIQ Magazine