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Slovenia – Slovenia’s National Assembly vetoes sports betting bill

A sports-betting bill that would have revolutionised online betting in Slovenia has been kicked into touch by the National Assembly. There were high hopes that the bill, put forward by MP Branko Zorman, would be approved but a sudden about turn saw it fail to secure the necessary number of votes. In a re-vote by…

UK – SG Digital’s OpenBet Sportsbook delivers strong Grand National

OpenBet, SG Digital’s market-leading sportsbook, processed more than 34m bets across all channels during the three days of this year’s Grand National festival, proving to be one of its busiest ever. The Grand National is an annual National Hunt horse race held in Liverpool, UK. With a prize pool of £1m this year, it is…

Tanzania – NSoft releases its products to a new customer in  Tanzania

After several successful launches in the last few months NSoft has continued its market expansion with a deal to supply its full product suite on the Seven platform to Bingwabet, representing another important step for NSoft’s market expansion in Africa. ​Bingwabet’s offering is now enriched with a range of virtual games and Sportsbook solution.   …

Poland – Intralot’s Totolotek re-certified in Poland

Intralot’s subsidiary in Poland, Totolotek, has been recertified by the European Lotteries for its commitment to EL Responsible Gaming principles. EL recertifies operators every three years, with Totolotek first receiving certification for its responsible gaming programmes in 2015. Adam Lamentowicz, CEO of Totolotek, stated: “Intralot Group fosters responsible gaming as a means of sustainable growth….

Spain – Anti-match fixing measures strengthened under new agreement

The General Director of the Police Germán López Iglesias has signed a collaboration agreement with David Aganzo President of The Spanish Footballers’ Association (AFE) to initiate more efficient measures when it comes to the detection and prevention of match fixing. The agreement centres on improving communication between both bodies when it comes to sports betting….

France – PMU unveils ambitious marketing plan following return to growth

Having reported a net profit of €793m in 2017, French betting operator PMU will be deploying an ambitious marketing plan based on recruitment of customers in this year of the football World Cup. In the first quarter, 80,000 new accounts have been opened on PMU.fr. A commercial stimulus package is being implemented, aimed at regaining…

US – SG Digital prepares for US Sports Betting with New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement

SG Digital has commenced sportsbook product review sessions with New Jersey’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE). OpenBet, SG Digital’s market-leading sports betting solution, is getting ahead of the game and is fully prepared to ensure its ambitious partners are ready to launch their sportsbook offering should the U.S. Supreme Court decide to repeal the Professional…

Uganda – BetConstruct exhibits at Sports Betting East Africa

BetConstruct, travelled to Kampala, Uganda, to join Sports Betting East Africa on April 10-11 and showcase its product portfolio. Joining this year’s Sports Betting East Africa, BetConstruct showcased its products at Stand 1011, offered its tailored solutions to local operators and discussed the diverse gaming market of East Africa with the peers. The company was…

UK – Silver surfers turn to smartphones to place Grand National bets

According to new data from Worldpay, a leader in payments, 2018 is set to be the year that mobile gambling surpasses in-store for punting pensioners. Recent research from Worldpay revealed that 45% of over-65s prefer placing their bets on a mobile device versus in-store. With online betting for the Grand National rising by 20 per…