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Betby expands Oddin.gg partnership

Premium betting supplier Betby and leading esports solution provider Oddin.gg have broadened their partnership, with Oddin.gg iFrame now seamlessly integrating...

Games Integrations
More players accused in Australian soccer match-fixing investigation

Two more A-League players have been named as participants in an alleged bet-fixing scheme involving their Macarthur FC teammates. Matthew...

Regulation
Kaizen Gaming brings in new Deputy CEO and Chief Product Officer

Leading global GameTech operator Kaizen Gaming announces the appointment of Aris Dimarakis as Deputy Chief Executive Officer, alongside his current role as...

People News
Sportsbet set to improve AML obligations in Australia

AUSTRAC has accepted an Enforceable Undertaking from Sportsbet Pty Ltd (Sportsbet) to uplift its compliance with Australia’s anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism...

LEGAL
Arizona’s sports betting handle hits record $759 million

Bettors in Arizona wagered a new record of approximately $759.8 million on sports in March of 2024, according to a new report by the Arizona...

Sports Betting
Online drives OPAP revenue surge in first quarter

OPAP S.A. the leading gaming operator in Greece, announces its consolidated financial results for the three-month period ended March 31st, 2024,...

Finance News
Evoke upgrades B2B poker platform, enabling players to compete across Michigan, New Jersey & Nevada

Evoke plc, one of the world’s leading betting and gaming companies, is pleased to announce the expansion of its enhanced Poker 8 platform to WSOP.com players in Nevada and New Jersey. This roll-out will enable players...

Business News
888 shareholders vote in favour to rebrand as Evoke in strategy refresh

888, announces that at its Annual General Meeting held today, ordinary resolutions numbers 1 to 14 and special resolutions 15 and 18 as set out in the Notice of Annual...

Business News
MARKETING NEWS
Tipico seals DFB CUP sponsorship deal

The German market leader for sports betting, Tipico, will be the new partner in the men’s and women’s DFB Cup. As part of the partnership, which runs until June 30,...

Marketing
Paddy Power’s Boris Johnson Euro 2024 advert axed following revolt from staff

FORMER PM Boris Johnson had landed a lucrative deal to star in Paddy Power’s ad campaign for this summer’s Euro 2024 football tournament. Its recent ads have featured former England striker Peter Crouch...

Marketing
IGT extends deal with Mississippi Lottery

International Game Technology yannounced that its subsidiary, IGT Global Solutions, has extended its contracts with the Mississippi Lottery for an additional three years to continue providing online gaming systems. “When...

Lotto
Jumbo signs SaaS partnership with RSPCA Queensland

Jumbo Interactive has announced it has entered into a software license agreement with RSPCA Queensland (RSPCA) for the RSPCA national lottery program. The current RSPCA national lottery program generates ~$10m...

Lotto
Arizona’s sports betting handle hits record $759 million

Bettors in Arizona wagered a new record of approximately $759.8 million on sports in March of 2024, according to a new report by the Arizona Department of Gaming. This represents an approximate 17.8% increase when...

Sports Betting
Fanatics launches mobile sportsbook in Wyoming

Fanatics Betting and Gaming, a subsidiary of Fanatics Holdings Inc, a global digital sports platform, launched the Fanatics Sportsbook today in Wyoming. Sports fans living in and visiting Wyoming will...

Sports Betting
Payhound empowers LSports with a seamless solution to receive payments

Fintech crypto company Payhound has been facilitating leading data provider LSports to accept payments from its clients. As the premier data provider, LSports offers real-time sports data, providing operators with...

Payments
Westpac NZ introduces gambling block feature

Westpac NZ has introduced an account block to support customers struggling with online gambling.  Louisa Brock, Westpac NZ Manager Financial Inclusion and Vulnerability, leads the bank’s Extra Care team and...

Payments
Embark on a Golden Adventure with Betsoft’s Latest Release: Stampede Gold

Betsoft Gaming is thrilled to announce the release of Stampede Gold™️, the highly anticipated sequel to the blockbuster hit Stampede. This exhilarating new video slot game invites players on an unforgettable safari...

Games
Pragmatic Play return with super symbols in Revenge of Loki Megaways

Pragmatic Play, a leading content supplier to the iGaming industry, has released Revenge of Loki Megaways™, in which the God of Mischief can unleash a blazing free spins round with...

Games

VIDEOS / WEBINARS

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EveryMatrix -Unveils new Bucharest office

 

Imagine Live -Robin The Fair

Imagine Live is excited to announce the launch of its newest game show, “Robin The Fair.” This simple yet adventurous show is set to captivate players with its unique and exciting concept inspired by the legendary Robin Hood.

Betsoft -Heist Bank Rush

Grab the biggest score of your life in HEIST: BANK RUSH – HOLD & WIN™! This 5-reel, 4-row slot brings you all the daring thrills of busting into a bank with a team of 4 professionals, intent on stealing all they can from the most complex bank vault in the city.

FBM launches FBM E-Motion

FBM® starts a new chapter of its Champion journey in the Philippines with the launch of FBM E-Motion! Now Filipino players can play their favourite FBM video bingos, slots and table games anytime and anywhere.

 

DraftKings successfully closes acquisition of Jackpocket

DraftKings today announced the completion of its previously announced proposed acquisition of Jackpocket the leading digital lottery app in the United States. “Today we are announcing the completion of our...

M&A
Better Collective expands UK presence with €42m AceOdds acquisition

In a strategic move to strengthen its foothold in the United Kingdom, digital sports media group Better Collective has acquired sports betting media AceOdds for a total consideration of 42...

M&A
Kaizen Gaming brings in new Deputy CEO and Chief Product Officer

Leading global GameTech operator Kaizen Gaming announces the appointment of Aris Dimarakis as Deputy Chief Executive Officer, alongside his current role as Chief Operating Officer (COO), in effect from June 1st, 2024....

People News
ZEAL Network sets up new leadership as chairman steps down

The Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ZEAL Network SE, Peter Steiner, has informed the company’s Management Board and Supervisory Board that he will step down from his position as...

People News
Betby expands Oddin.gg partnership

Premium betting supplier Betby and leading esports solution provider Oddin.gg have broadened their partnership, with Oddin.gg iFrame now seamlessly integrating content from Betby’s proprietary esport feed solution, Betby Games. Oddin.gg’s...

Games Integrations
Sportingtech goes live with iGaming studio CasinoGate to target LatAm operators

Full-service betting and gaming platform provider Sportingtech has gained further recognition in LatAm after penning a localised content deal with iGaming supplier CasinoGate.  CasinoGate delivers innovative content tailored to players...

Games Integrations
Nikolina Gabelica on the online lottery evolution

5 Star had the honour to interview Nikolina Gabelica, Head of Lottery at EveryMatrix, to find out more about the B2B providers lottery offering and the current state of digital...

Features
Speeding Ahead of Regulation

Elton Dimech, Managing Director of Payhound, examines the evolving interplay between cryptocurrency and the iGaming sector, particularly in light of the upcoming Markets in Crypto Assets (MiCA) regulation set to...

Features
Underdog shutters fantasy Pick’em product In Mississippi

Underdog Fantasy has withdrawn its pick’em games from Mississippi the week replacing them with free-to-play models. A spokesman for Underdog Fantasy confirmed Mississippi pick’em contests are no longer offered in the state and declined to...

Fantasy Sports
PrizePicks to halt New York contests amid new regulation

In a strategic response to recent regulatory changes by the New York State Gaming Commission, PrizePicks, a popular daily fantasy sports site, has announced its decision to discontinue its ‘Pick’Em’...

Fantasy Sports
AFFILIATE NEWS
Raketech sign partnership with Danske Spil

Raketech Group has entered a three-year media partnership with the Danish state-owned operator Danske Spil with the option for extension for an additional year. The agreement marks the second larger...

Affiliates
Better Collective exceeds forecast as revenue tops €325 million

Better Collective is proud to announce full year revenues of 327 mEUR with EBITDA of 111 mEUR, implying growth of 21% and 31% respectively. Revenue thereby exceeded the group’s target...

Affiliates