Traditional sports still offer higher returns to fixers than eSports. But perhaps not for long, The Economist reports. “ESports betting is increasingly attractive to the kind of people that eSports does not want attracted to it,” says Ian Smith, Head of the eSports Integrity Coalition.
The 2017 Responsible Gaming Conference, hosted by Kindred Group and Malta’s Foundation for Social Welfare Services, tripled in size, compared to the previous year’s edition. Ewout Keuleers, general counsel at Kindred Group, concluded the conference by stating that problem gamblers are not good customers and that Kindred Group’s values are consistent only with sustainable consumption.
Matt Davey, CEO at NYX, offers an exclusive insight into the company’s acquisition by Scientific Games.
PokerStars, Winamax, 888 and partypoker are all readying for pooled poker liquidity between France, Italy, Spain and Portugal.
Technology and software solutions supplier NRM has agreed a deal to install its Numbers Betting Platform across the vast majority of the Ladbrokes Coral land-based estate.
Former Amaya Gaming CEO David Baazov is being sued by a Dubai investor who claims Baazov fraudulently used the investor’s name to build support for an Amaya takeover bid.