Tag: Business

Business and media world show support for inaugural Gaming Africa

Curtis Roach Gaming Africa Event
Gaming Africa, the two day conference which runs across the 24th and 25th October in Johannesburg, has attracted the support of 49 organisations comprising commercial, trade association and media sponsors.   The first edition of the free-to-attend event, organised by Clarion Gaming, will feature commercial sponsors BetConstruct, FSB, GLI, Kiron Interactive and Sirplay. Gaming Africa’s supporting partners comprise the European Casino...

Caesars, Genting and Brookfield compete to run Toronto casinos

Caesars, Genting and Brookfield compete to run Toronto casinos
Ontario is preparing to hand over control of its gambling operations in the Greater Toronto Area, worth nearly $1bn, to a private operator as the government seeks to further develop the province’s gambling industry. Within a few weeks, the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. (OLG) will select a business to run its casino operations in the GTA for the...

Yggdrasil portfolio goes live with Betfred

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Yggdrasil Gaming has signed a partnership with Betfred that will see its content go live on the operator’s UK and dot com offerings.   The direct integration will give Betfred access to Yggdrasil’s entire portfolio of award-winning slots, including recent launches Spiña Colada and Sunny Shores. The operator claims it opted for the direct integration to best utilise Yggdrasil’s suite of in-game...

Finnplay secures partnership with AhaWorld casino brands

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Finnplay, the Finnish-based open gaming platform provider, has signed a partnership deal with the Swedish casino brand, AhaWorld.   The deal will see Finnplay provide its licensed platform for the Swedish publicly listed AhaWorld AB’s casino brands ahaCasino.com and MoboCasino.com. AhaWorld claims it is set to launch under Finnplay’s platform which is licensed under the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA), providing access to...

BetConstruct partners with Royal Panda

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The technology provider BetConstruct has signed an agreement to provide its industry-leading sportsbook solution to UK and Maltese online operator Royal Panda.   The partnership with BetConstruct coincides with the UK and Maltese operator announcing a three-year shirt sponsorship deal with London-based Championship side Queens Park Rangers Football Club. We're delighted to be able to offer odds on Premier League and Championship...

Aquis remains optimistic despite losses

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Aquis Entertainment has reported that its Canberra casino made a worsening loss of $5.84m in 2016, with the firm waiting on government approval for a significant redevelopment plan which could see the introduction of slot machines.   Casino Canberra reported a loss of AUD7.7m ($5.84m) for 2016, which, in turn, puts Aquis in a negative position with liabilities of AUD31.3m ($23.76m)...

NSoft finds innovative spirit in ICE 2017

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NSoft discusses the business opportunities present at this year’s ICE Totally Gaming and its own successes at the London show in February.   Bosnia-Herzegovina-based NSoft toasted another year of success at ICE 2017, presenting their latest paradigm- defining solutions. “ICE is the biggest show in the industry and it brings everybody together,” said Amir Obralic, NSoft’s marketing manager. “It generates a lot...

JCM Global to provide all validators and printers at new Rivers Casino

Casino Review - JCM Global Rivers Casino Schenectady
JCM Global has won 100 percent of the bill validator and printer business at the new Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady.   The transaction technology supplier, JCM Global, has announced it has been chosen as the sole supplier for Bill Validator and Printer business at the new Rivers Casino & Resort Schenectady. Each of the casino’s 1,150 slots is protected by JCM’s...

888 co-founders sell off £57m stake in the company

888 Holdings
The Ben-Yitzhak brothers - co-founders of online casino 888 Holdings - have disposed of a £57m stake in the firm, the Financial Times has reported. The sale reduces the brothers’ overall stock share from 10.4 percent to just below the disclosure level of three percent. According to traders, the shares were placed through Investec Securities at 205p apiece. There have been...