July 2014

Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 10:02
The European Union has been getting tough on match fixing and is determined by all accounts to wrestle the problem to the ground. The European Sports Security Agency’s core mandate is to facilitate cross-sector partnerships and to protect operators, their customers and sporting bodies from betting related corruption.
Friday, July 11, 2014 - 11:02
Sheldon Adelson has it out for online gambling and has been using adjectives that describe internet betting as the crack cocaine of gambling. The addictive qualities of online wagering have been the main thrust of many detractors who want to bring to everyone’s attention the dangers of online gambling.
Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 09:12
In August of 2006, De Agostini Group acquired GTECH Corporation a U.S. gaming company. This transaction has created one of the world's leading gaming solutions providers, with significant global market share and the broadest portfolio of technology, services, and content solutions. GTECH now controls 63% of the worldwide online lottery business.
Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 10:13
It may seem like old news with the huge purchase of Rational Group by Canadian firm Amaya Gaming at the unbelievable cost of $4.9 billion but it is very big news in the online gambling industry. The takeover is expected to make Amaya the world's biggest publicly listed online gambling company.
Monday, July 14, 2014 - 09:46
The FIFA World Cup 2014 is over and the competition begins anew for the next FIFA Championship in 2018 in Russia. The Cup which was won by Germany this time around will travel to Russia which won the bid to host the Football Championship in four years.
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 09:11
It is always bad news when online gamblers hear that there has been a security breach and personal information is stolen by hackers. Most regulated online gambling operators have security measures in place that keep these unscrupulous thieves out of the cookie jar.