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Shaping the sports betting future

Shaping the sports betting future

What's the biggest challenge in being an industry association covering a country like the US?

The AGA represents the $261 bn US casino industry, which supports 1.8 million jobs in 40 states, promoting the many benefits our members bring to communities, and protecting the industry from bad public policy and antiquated perceptions.

13.07.2018
Gambling Commission outlines its stance on controversial fobts

Gambling Commission outlines its stance on controversial fobts

The Gambling Commission has delivered its report to the UK Government, recommending a cut in tire maximum stake on fixed odds betting terminals to 62.

13.06.2018
GVC completes Ladbrokes Coral £3.2bn takeover

GVC completes Ladbrokes Coral £3.2bn takeover

GVC Holdings has completed the multi-billion pound takeover of UK sports betting heavyweight, Ladbrokes Coral, following the company obtaining the required approvals.

13.06.2018
Take Online Branding to the Next Level

Take Online Branding to the Next Level

As an affiliate marketer, it’s more vital that ever to keep a close eye on what is happening with the search engines, especially Google, as it continues to wage war against what it perceives to be low quality websites or sites that offer little value to their users. As an affiliate, you instantly place yourself in a position where you have to prove yourself to be of greater value.

12.04.2018
Penguin 4 and Beyond

Penguin 4 and Beyond

Enter the age of Link Risk Management

We have seen three Penguin updates and version 4, or 2.0 as dubbed by Google, is either coming or is already here, depending on when you read this. Google is getting more and more aggressive in going after spam links (i.e. paid links, spammed links, article directories, etc) and since April 2012, we have seen thousands of websites tank for previous bad practices in linking.

22.03.2018
Ladbrokes Announces Staff Layoffs

Ladbrokes Announces Staff Layoffs

After agreeing a marketing and licensing deal with Playtech in March to establish its Ladbrokes Israel subsidiary, Ladbrokes has said that up to 100 members of staff are now facing redundancy.

12.04.2018
Netherlands Issues Draft Gaming Legislation

Netherlands Issues Draft Gaming Legislation

The Netherlands government has announced that it intends to end its current online gambling monopoly and open up its market to competition from as early as 2015.

21.03.2018
SGA to Assist UK Gambling Commission

SGA to Assist UK Gambling Commission

Industry trade group the Social Gaming Association (SGA) has announced that it will be assisting the UK Gambling Commission with the collation of industry data over the coming months, as the Commission considers formulating its future policy on social gaming.

21.03.2018
Consolidation Sparks Growth for Amaya

Consolidation Sparks Growth for Amaya

Amaya Gaming Group Incorporated has announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2013 showing a 496 percent year-on-year rise in total revenues to CAD$38.05 million ($36.73 million).

21.03.2018
ARJEL Repeats call for Change in French Gaming Tax

ARJEL Repeats call for Change in French Gaming Tax

ARJEL President, Jean-Francois Vilotte, has again called on the French authorities to update the country’s iGaming taxation system after reporting mixed fortunes for the domestic online poker and sportsbetting markets.

21.03.2018