August 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016 - 09:52
Optima is a global sports betting and gaming platform developer with offices in Gibraltar, Malta and Spain supplying services to partners that are licensed in Gibraltar, Malta, Spain, UK, France and many other jurisdictions. Optima has the rights to the GTECH MarginMaker sports betting and gaming platform.
Wednesday, August 17, 2016 - 10:04
People are generally responsible when it comes to betting online but there are exceptions and the industry has been trying to help those who require assistance when it comes to controlling a gambling habit.
Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 11:13
The demographics of gambling has changed over the years with online betting being a undeniable factor involved in the changing age and gender of people wagering online. One very obvious soft gambling game that has been transformed by the internet is bingo. The game's history can be traced back to 1530, to an Italian lottery.
Monday, August 15, 2016 - 10:22
The online gambling industry in the Philippines is under attack with a campaign ordered by the new President of the nation Rodrigo Duterte to stop online gambling proliferation. The heat is definitely on the online gaming institutions in the Philippines with the dismantling of one firm's 13-year monopoly.
Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 10:49
The European online gambling industry has many jurisdictions to deal with that are changing the rules all the time.
Saturday, August 13, 2016 - 08:08
The Quebec government’s approach to online gambling seems to be one that is all about the profit. A recent article on the web has revealed that Loto-Quebec has introduced a new eSports category utilizing its Mise-o-jeu sports betting offering.
Friday, August 12, 2016 - 11:39
The Quebec regulator of stock trading has made an impact in the online gambling industry with the charging of Amaya Gaming’s Chief Executive Officer David Baazov with insider trading. The executive stepped down as the CEO August 11 following the escalation of the accusations and the controversy surrounding the situation.
Thursday, August 11, 2016 - 10:10
Online sports betting has become a major industry around the globe and the Betting on Sports Conference has all the bases covered. The Betting on Sports Conference 2016 is the largest sports betting industry conference in the industry with 50plus speakers and an expected 700 delegates, with a total of six events over two days.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 21:29
Ignition Casino is a little known player in the online gambling industry. It is owned and operated by Lynton Limited which also owns Slots LV regulated by the Kahnawake Gaming Commission and The “dot lv” domain stands for Latvia, and they are the only three sites with Latvian domains licensed by the KGC.
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 10:06
Australia is undergoing a revamp of its online gambling laws which includes the newest trend in betting over the internet, eSport gaming.
Monday, August 8, 2016 - 09:25
Ladbrokes the iconic British bookmaker has been the subject of takeover talks recently but has also posted exceptional financial results for the first portion of 2016.  The company has been operational since around 1900 and has seen a number of changes in its structure.
Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 09:07
Now that the 2016 Olympic Games have begun in Brazil the first Olympic Games to take place in South America is underway the gambling industry is fully charged and taking bets. Online gambling has made the ancient practice of wagering on sports a different experience with much more information available on each competitor and team.
Thursday, August 18, 2016 - 09:11
The internet has given the gambler a big new window to access thousands of betting opportunities at any time and almost anywhere.These changes are being topped by what some are calling the next wave of technology that entertains. Virtual reality or VR is being introduced to the public and is sure to become a trend that will take online gambling to another level.
Friday, August 19, 2016 - 10:22
The introduction of Bitcoin to the online gambling industry has created a way by which individuals can place bets and receive winnings without the traditional banking methods. The blockchain is the main technical innovation of bitcoin, where it serves as the public ledger for bitcoin transactions.
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 09:14
Extending the reach of an online gambling operator requires advertizing and media exposure. Sponsorships by various online gambling firms are a major source of revenue for sports organizations and teams around the world.
Monday, August 29, 2016 - 08:58
The online gambling trends have come and gone with some of the excitement lingering long after the popularity of a particular offering has disappeared. Sports betting is one activity that seems to keep above the waves of tough economic times and continues to thrive even after scandals are revealed.
Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 10:54
The online gambling industry is experiencing a trend like now other with the introduction of eSports to punters all over the world. Executives involved in the business of betting are making a big effort to get on the leading edge of the new trend.
Saturday, August 27, 2016 - 14:58
The future of online gambling is being shaped by the use of virtual currencies such as Bitcoin and others. Recently this month the U.K. Gambling Commission announced that it will allow online gambling companies to accept virtual currency for payments. This policy will be officially implemented by Oct. 31 2016.
Friday, August 26, 2016 - 09:38
There is something about fantasy sports that attracts serious punters who firmly believe they can outsmart the operators and at times they do. Daily Fantasy sports betting has had a certain amount of controversy attached to it since it started to become popular in the USA much of which is still in play in many jurisdictions Stateside.
Thursday, August 25, 2016 - 10:20
Investment in the online gambling industry is growing in leaps and bounds as the business of betting becomes more mainstream and accepted. Irish business man Dermot Desmond has just revealed he has invested in the iGaming software and services supplier GAN.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 08:36
Britain has voted it will leave the European Union and that move is far from a conclusion. The vote has resulted in some strange action regarding the stocks related to online gambling companies. The situation in Britain’s government has been described as “chaotic” by the Sunday Times recently.
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 10:54
Scams are everywhere and scams involving online gambling are no exception. A person who is tempted by the promise of quick riches or easy money is bound to be hoodwinked and will probably sustain financial losses. At best, the most a duped person can expect as compensation is a lesson learned.
Monday, August 22, 2016 - 11:46
Russia has been toying with the online gambling industry for a few years now by changing the rules and regulations required to play. Back in April the Russian government put forward a proposal that could lead to a new 10% tax on online sports betting sales in the nation.
Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 08:54
The online gambling public is always interested in new developments in the gaming space and the introduction of new betting opportunities gets lots of attention. A recent announcement by the online casino operator Vera & John that it will offer a suite of games by software developer Realistic Games is welcomed by many online gamblers.
Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 08:38
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