Posts By: Phil

G2E Las Vegas – APEX to launch iDROPs at G2E

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APEX gaming will be hosting the world premiere of its iDROPs at the G2E Las Vegas. Speed is the essence and the iDROPs is the answer to high-speed acceptance at an amazing rate of six notes/tickets per second. APEX gaming made a significant impact with its iDROPe cash management solution for live gaming tables, winning… Read more »

Greece – Playtech BGT Sports begins SSBT rollout with OPAP

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Playtech BGT Sports has officially started rolling out software and services for the Self-Service Betting Terminals (SSBTs) of leading Greek betting and lottery operator OPAP. Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) will not only supply software and services for self-service betting terminals, but also introduce a new and highly-customised over the counter (OTC) sports betting solution specifically… Read more »

France – BetConstruct secures French gaming licence from ARJEL

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BetConstruct Arjel license

BetConstruct is excited to announce that it has been granted a Remote Gaming Licence for its Sportsbook product by Arjel, the French online games regulator. The Remote Gaming Licence now enables BetConstruct to provide its licensed sports betting software to its partners who are willing to operate in France. “Being granted a licence by ARJEL… Read more »

UK – 3D virtual reality SlotsMillion makes UK debut

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The world’s first 3D virtual reality online casino, SlotsMillion, is now available to players in the UK after parent company received its licence from the UK Gambling Commission. UK players now have access to a portfolio of more than 700 slots from 26 game developers, including Microgaming, Red Tiger Gaming, Quickspin, Merkur Gaming, NextGen,… Read more »

Portugal – Almost half of Portugal takes part in gambling

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Estoril, Portugal

According to a study released by the Portuguese General-Directorate for the Intervention on Addictive Behaviours and Dependencies (SICAD) almost half of the population living in Portugal take part in gaming with the highest prevalence among men (51 per cent) compared to women (45.2 per cent). However gaming amongst the younger demographic group is down considerably…. Read more »

UK – Penrose and Kalifa to leave Sportstech

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Sportech’s Ian Penrose, CEO and Mickey Kalifa, CFO, are to resign from their positions with the sports betting company undertaking a comprehensive review of the business and the capital structure, with all options to optimise value for the benefit of shareholders under consideration. Mr. Penrose will remain with Sportech until December 31 2017 whilst Mr…. Read more »

Malta – Pragmatic Play signs with Bethard

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Pragmatic Play has agreed a deal to provide its expanding portfolio of high-quality games to leading operator, Bethard Group. The provider’s collection of state-of-the-art titles, including recent releases Queen of Gold, Pixie Wings and Jurassic Giants are now available to Bethard’s customers. Yossi Barzely, Head of Business Development at Pragmatic Play, said: “Bethard is one… Read more »