The SBC Weekly Digest for 12/04/19

Your weekly roundup of the most popular articles from SBC News, SBC Americas, CasinoBeats, Insider Sport & Payment Expert.

View in browser
Digest Header-1
Good week for…
DENNIS DRAZIN

Drazin will join former New Jersey Governor Chris Christie and Las Vegas bookmaking legend Art Manteris in the latest intake of the Hall of Fame, curated by SBC (Sports Betting Community).

Read more

PLAYTECH BGT

Self-service betting terminals (SSBTs) provided by Playtech BGT Sports (PBS) took more than double the number of bets from last year’s Grand National, while turnover also increased by 135%.
Read more

Bad week for…
CASINO.COM
Gibraltar-based Onisac Limited, after the Dutch gaming authority, the Kansspelautoriteit, issued a €450,000 fine to the company behind casino.com.
Read more

UK BOOKMAKERS

Following the historic Tiger Roll feat at Aintree this week, bookies are estimated to have taken a big hit in payouts to Grand National punters.
Read more

fallback (3)-1
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
“@2x
Jay Kornegay, Vice President of Race & Sportsbook at Westgate Resorts:

“The Nevada operators have been operating in the ‘American’ market for four decades. We have molded the template during this time. This includes the proper internal controls, regulations and house rules. We’ve already experienced a lot of the pain that others might experience near term and we’ve already addressed that in our ICs, regulations and rules.”

Read more

NUMBERS GAME
35
The number of Quickspin games that have been certified this week for the Swedish market
Read more
277
The number of ‘bot accounts’ removed by GVC Holdings subsidiary PartyPoker, leading to a redistribution of $735,000 back to its players.
Read more
19.8
The growth percentage of the italian online casino market after an increase in spending has proved to pay off.
Read more
30%
The share of revenue that will be taken by 11 teams as part of the Psyonix Rocket League Championship Series revenue-sharing pilot program.
Read more
BOSA19-600x75-en
VIDEO OF THE WEEK
Screenshot (340)
SBC CEO Rasmus Sojmark speaks to CalvinAyre.com’s Becky Liggero
Recommended Reading
Speaking ahead of Betting on Sports America, Peter Woodfine of Vermantia says better sports betting facilities that combine live pictures, fast and correct data, and modern self-service betting solutions are a massive opportunity for the country’s retail operators.
Read more
TheScore’s John Levy shared some of his views on the US sports wagering business and how he expects it will shape up as more states go legal.
Read more
An insight into the importance of betting leadership monitoring the movements of The House of Lords Liaison Committee, which is being urged to review all UK gambling policies and social consequences which have followed the implementation of the 2005 Gambling Act.
Read more
AffiliateINSIDER’s CEO Lee-Ann Johnstone gives her thoughts on the most effective ways that affiliates can leverage a Pillar Cluster model of content.
Read more
fallback (4)-1
Sports Betting Community Ltd, Riverbank House, 1 Putney Bridge Approach, Putney, London SW6 3JD, United Kingdom

Manage preferences

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s