ASA Warns Betway, bwin and Coral over Misleading Promotional Ads

ASA Warns Betway, bwin and Coral over Misleading Promotional Ads

The UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA for short) has taken a stance on the issue regarding an advertisement of Betway. Back in June, a Betway customer complained that the welcome offer available at the site was misleading. ASA conducted an investigation about the advertisement claiming that the player would receive a £30 Free Bet as soon as they place their wager. However, customers were eligible for receiving the aforementioned £30 Free Bet provided that they made a deposit. Betway representatives said that the complaint was not completely groundless because the…

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Realistic Games Content Available at Vera&John Casino

Realistic Games Content Available at Vera&John Casino

The popular provider of online gambling solutions Vera & John announced that it was going to add to its portfolio slots developed by the leading provider of gaming content Realistic Games. The agreement between Vera&John and Realistic Games enables players to try a wide range of slots, including Fireworks. The latter is expected to be among the first Realistic Games products available at Vera&John’s site. The partnership agreement between Realistic Games and Vera&John comes after the integration of Realistic Games with the distribution platform of NYX Gaming. Therefore, Vera&John customers…

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Play’n’ GO Signs Multi-Brand Agreement with GVC Holdings

Play’n’ GO Signs Multi-Brand Agreement with GVC Holdings

The popular Swedish provider of casino products Play’n GO revealed that it has signed a partnership agreement with GVC Holdings PLC. According to the clauses, the agreement contains, the games, developed by Play’n’ GO are to be available at the leading brands of GVC. The deal between the two companies grants players’ access to games, developed by Play’n GO, at the most popular GVC brands, including bwin, CasinoClub, partycasino, Betboo, Gioco. Players based in jurisdictions where GVC is allowed to carry out online gambling services will be granted access to…

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KPMG Appointed to Oversee NOSES Development

KPMG Appointed to Oversee NOSES Development

The UK Remote Gaming Association announced it was going to work in collaboration with KPMG for a project regarding the National Online Self-Exclusion Scheme (NOSES for short). KPMG is a provider of tax, advisory and audit services. It has as many as 22 offices on the territory of the UK and 11,000 partners throughout the country. KPMG staff is aware of the self-exclusion scheme, though. It provided invaluable support during NOSES’ implementation process. The main reason why KPMG assistance is needed is that the establishment of such kind of a…

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BT Sport Content Available at Ladbrokes Shops

BT Sport Content Available at Ladbrokes Shops

Representatives of the retail betting division of Ladbrokes confirmed that the popular broadcaster BT Sport will be televised across the land-based betting shops of Ladbrokes. The announcement for the partnership came just on time before the start of the Premier League season. The sports content of BT Sport will be available in as many as 2144 betting shops on the territory of the United Kingdom and in 77 shops, located in Ireland. The content BT Sport offers includes a wide range of Premier League matches. It also covers FA Cup…

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Smart Live Gaming Ceases UK Operations

Smart Live Gaming Ceases UK Operations

According to information, released by representatives of the UKGC, Smart Live Gaming, managed by Smart TV Broadcasting Limited, is no longer available for UK players. It has surrendered the Gambling Software license as well as the Remote Operator license. The volunteer surrender of the licenses puts an end to the investigation of the UK Gambling Commission. Smart Live Gaming also holds a license from the Maltese gambling authorities, which remains valid. The announcement came a few days after the UK gambling authorities suspended the Remote Gambling license of Smart Live…

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Leicester City FC Announces 12BET as Official Betting Partner

Leicester City FC Announces 12BET as Official Betting Partner

Leicester City FC has revealed that it had signed a partnership agreement with the sports betting company 12BET. The UK football club announced on its official website the newly-signed deal and welcomed the leading international betting operator as its Official Betting Partner for the 2016/2017 season. Harj Hir, Head of Partnerships division at Leicester City commented on the collaboration, saying that the football club’s executives were all very pleased with the fact they had managed to sign this agreement. He explained that 12BET had a “fantastic record of sponsorship in…

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Manchester City Inks Asia-Pacific Betting Deal with Tempobet

Manchester City Inks Asia-Pacific Betting Deal with Tempobet

Manchester City, one of the most popular football clubs in the UK, have announced a newly-inked deal with the online sportsbook operator Tempobet. The latter is to become Official Betting Partner of the club in the Asia-Pacific region. The VP Director of Partnerships APAC for City Football Group Damian Willoughby revealed that the everyone at the football club were very pleased by the partnership between the two parties and were glad to welcome Tempobet as an official partner. He shared that the fact the company is among the leading gambling…

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UKGC Issues Discussion Paper on eSports, Virtual Currencies and Social Gaming

UKGC Issues Discussion Paper on eSports, Virtual Currencies and Social Gaming

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has decided to shed more light on the matters of eSports, virtual currencies and social gaming by publishing a special discussion paper today. The country’s regulatory body is revealing its considerations on the matters that could turn out to be a great risk to both regulation and player protection. Interested parties are given a deadline until September 30th in order to post a response of the paper. The regulatory watchdog also revealed that it intends to be considering “suitable opportunities” for direct engagement before a…

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Fun88 Inks a 2-Year Deal with Tottenham Hotspur FC

Fun88 Inks a 2-Year Deal with Tottenham Hotspur FC

Tottenham Hotspur FC officially announced that Fun88 has been appointed as the club’s Official Betting Partner in the territories of Asia and Latin America. This is the second time when the Asian online gaming company partners with the UK football club. The Head of Partnerships division at Tottenham Hotspur Fran Jones confirmed the deal and revealed that everyone were very pleased to welcome the Asian gaming company back as one of the official partners of the club. As announced by Tottenham Hotspur, the deal was signed for a period of…

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