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Greentube Launches Online Asian Fortunes Slot

Greentube, an interactive division of Novomatic, has announced the launch of an online version of Novomatic’s popular land-based slot game, Asian Fortunes. The slot will be made available for all of Greentube’s B2B partners, with the game itself focussed on four panda bears, and will include features such as Free Games, as well as varying jackpots on offer to players. ….

Global Gaming Appoints CFO

Global Gaming has announced the hiring of Niklas Jonsson as the new CFO to succeed Christoffer Tell. Tell stepped down from his position at his own request, making the announcement earlier this year. Jonsson will be taking over the new position from the 1st of January next year, while Tell will stay on in an advisory role to management until ….

SBTech Adding Red Rake Gaming To Platform

SBTech has recently announced the expansion of its iGaming platform thanks to a new partnership with online games developer Red Rake Gaming. Red Rake’s most popular titles will now be made a part of SBTech’s distribution to their operator partners in a number of regulated markets that include Portugal and Romania. SBTech chief commercial officer Andrew Cochrane has said that ….

Lorenzo Pellicioli Appointed as IGT Chairman

Gaming and lottery services provider International Gaming Technology has announced the appointment of Lorenzo Pellicioli as the new chairman for the company. Pellicioli was formerly a vice chairperson at IGT, having been in an acting role as head of the board since the departure of Phil Satre. Satre moved on to become the vice chairman of US-based operator Wynn Resorts, ….

Bethard Signs New SBTech Deal

Bethard has recently extended its deal with SBTech after praising the tech supplier’s platform as a key part of their exponential growth for 2019. Under the terms and conditions of the new partnership agreement, Bethard will continue to make use of SBTech’s sportsbooks for a further five years. The Malta-based Nordic operator noted that the impact of the supplier’s pre-match ….

William Hill Product Revamp With GBS

William Hill has recently revealed that it intends to improve its racing products through a new deal signed with Global Betting Services. The two-year contract will see GBS, which is a subsidiary of The Betmakers, a racing analytics solutions provider, provide William Hill with a range of services and tools aimed at enhancing its racing products within the US, UK, ….

Andrew Gaughan Quits As Sportech CEO

Andrew Gaughan has reportedly leaving Sportech just eight months after taking on the role of chief executive at the operator. In a statement released to reporters, the company said that Gaughan had informed board members that he was leaving the firm to pursue other interests. He is set to depart officially on the 28th of February 2018. This comes a ….

Scientific Games Possible new IPO

Scientific Games has recently unveiled plans for a possible initial public offering for a minority interest in its social gaming business. The company has also cited that its buyout of NYX Gaming Group is one of the driving reasons behind their 7% year-on-year increase in revenue during the third quarter. The operator has stated that the IPO might take place ….

Star Group Sees Revenue Increase

The Stars Group has stated that the acquisition of Sky Betting & Gaming has had a significant impact on their revenue for the last year, with an increase of 74% year-on-year during a period that CEO Rafi Ashkenazi has called a “landmark” quarter for the group. Total revenue was $572 million for the third quarter, while gross profit has increased ….

Bet-At-Home Thriving Due To Marketing Drive

Online operator Bet-At-Home has stated that their higher marketing spending budget during the football World Cup helped them bring in new customers, as well as drive their EBITDA to a record high by the end of the third quarter. EBITDA in the last three months leading up to the end of September amounted of $14.8 million, which was higher than ….