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Sports Betting & Tribal Gaming: Connecticut Works On a Solution

When the US Supreme Court put the decision to legalize sports betting in the hands of the States, it opened a Pandora’s Box of legal and political challenges. States must now figure out everything from how to appease professional sports leagues to how tribal gaming interests fit into the picture. …

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UKGC Comes Down on Broadway Gaming for Misleading Bonus Offer

Deposit bonus offers have long been a mainstay of marketing operations for online gambling operators worldwide. But while these offers look great on paper, most players know that actually earning their promised bonus can be incredibly difficult or even impossible. It’s an issue that’s not currently sitting well with the …

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UK Gaming Regulators Slap Stan James Online with £80,000 Penalty

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) is slapping UK-based operator Stan James Online with an £80,000 fine for failure to comply with anti-money laundering regulations and stop gaps meant to prevent problem gambling. Stan James Online’s trouble with the UKGC date back to the period between November 2014 and October 2016. …

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Sky Betting & Gaming Set to Shut Down Casino Affiliate Marketing Program

Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G) is shutting down its casino affiliate marketing program in the wake of some scathing media coverage and a rapidly changing regulatory environment. It’s a significant move that could signal seismic shifts in the casino affiliate marketing business. SB&G informed its affiliate partners of its decision …

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Major Changes Approved at Amaya Gaming Shareholder Meeting

Amaya Gaming’s efforts to rebrand into the Stars Group, Inc. won the approval of the company’s shareholders at a recent general meeting. The name change is just one piece of a major effort by the online gambling giant to shed the impact of recent scandals and refocus its branding. That …

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Amaya Gaming Changes Name to The Stars Group Inc.

Amaya Gaming, one of the best known brands in the gaming business, is re-branding itself as The Stars Group, Inc. Company officials say the name change is part of a greater mission to change the company’s image. The Stars Group’s efforts to shed Amaya Gaming’s recent legal troubles and disappointing …

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Baazov Sells $99 Million Worth of Amaya Gaming Stock

Former Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov has divested himself of $ 99 million (USD) worth of his old company’s stock. The surprise move leaves Baazov with plenty of cash to fund his ongoing legal defense and was also applauded by Toronto Stock Exchange investors. Baazov’s big deal, as it turns …

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500.com Strives for Profitiability with Social Gaming Acquisition

500.com is hoping that its recent acquisition of a Chinese social poker site will help quell investor worries by bringing the company some much-needed positive revenue. It’s a big move that could be a life changer for the struggling sports lottery giant. Company officials announced the acquisition of a 51 …

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Baazov Bids on Amaya Gaming

Former Amaya Gaming CEO, David Baazov is offering $ 3.65 billion to assume control of the company. Baazov’s offer comes just days after the company announced its Q3 results which included a hefty boost in revenues. Baazov’s bid, according to a recent report on CalvinAyre.com, will be formally submitted some …

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