Following the recent launch of its SEGA-branded online casino and poker sites, Alderney-based SEGA Games Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Japanese video software giant SEGA Corporation, has signed an agreement with 192business for the supply of its age and identity verification services, while also agreeing a deal with Quova, providers of IP geolocation data services.

International Game Technology's WagerWorks has signed an agreement to supply online branded slot games to Parlay Games Limited, the Alderney-based subsidiary of Canadian bingo software developer Parlay Entertainment Inc.

Following a positive response from its customers, Australia's Tabcorp together with its racing broadcaster Sky Racing will expand its broadcasting and betting coverage of UK jumps racing in coming months to include the world famous Cheltenham and Aintree horse racing festivals.

Looking to capitalise on the significant brand recognition of OK! in the UK market, online scratch cards provider NeoGames Limited has entered into a partnership agreement with Northern & Shell plc, publisher of OK! Magazine, launching a new consumer gaming site at okscratchcards.co.uk.

Following a successful trial during the final quarter of 2009, live TV gaming specialist NetPlay TV plc has signed a new two year TV distribution deal with STV Group plc to broadcast ChallengeJackpot.com, one of its key branded TV shows, live six nights a week on Scottish national terrestrial broadcast channel STV from tomorrow night.

In a blow to its marketing strategy in the rapidly expanding Italian gaming market, Austria's bwin is to cease its sponsorship of AC Milan from next season after the Italian football giant signed a four-year deal to replace bwin with Dubai's Emirates airline in a deal worth at least €60 million.

Following its re-launch as a digital content provider last year, games distributor Mazooma, part of the Bell-Fruit Group, has signed a deal to distribute its game content to the Arcade games section of online betting exchange Betfair.

Italian remote gaming provider Microgame S.p.A has announced the real-money launch of People's Bingo, an online version of its famous game made popular throughout land-based bingo rooms across Italy.

BaddaMedia Inc has entered into a partnership agreement with Alderney-licensed Beast Gaming, through which BaddaMedia's gaming content will be integrated and deployed on Beast Gaming's network of partner sites.

Marking the company's first step into the growing consumer mobile applications market, Spin3, the mobile gambling solutions provider powered by Microgaming, has announced the launch of 21 BlackJack Party, the company's first game for the Apple App Store.

PartyGaming plc, owner of Cashcade Limited, has chosen Alderney based Virtue Fusion as its online bingo platform provider as it takes the FoxyBingo brand into the Swedish market, increasing the likelihood of a full switch from current platform provider 888 to Virtue Fusion once current contracts expire in 2012.