Following a successful trial in a number of Orchid’s managed pubs
(UK).- Scientific Games announced that its wholly owned subsidiary Games Media has been awarded a formal agreement to continue to supply an integrated digital solution to major pub retailer the Orchid Group in the United Kingdom.
The company will also display its new "Flavours" concept
(UK / Cyprus).- Gaming Animation Technology (GAT), a new games development company established in Cyprus just two years ago, is set to make its debut on the worldwide stage when the firm makes its maiden appearance at January’s International Gaming Expo in London.
It is the largest ever win by a British bookmaker customer
(UK).- Leading iGaming software provider WagerWorks announced the first online MegaJackpots winner. A 48 year old man from Portsmouth won over us$ 2.9 million at Gala Coral’s betting website last November 12th.
To generate income amid the economic crisis
(UK).- British bookmakers are facing the prospect of a tax-rate increase as Her Majesty’;s Treasury looks to generate income amid the economic downturn.
Incomes in the third quarter had came to a standstill
(UK).- Online gaming company PartyGaming affirms that players are reducing their online visits due to the economic crisis, but it expects to comply with its annual forecast.
Its outlets in Greece have been raided and shut down
(UK / Greece).- Liverpool gaming company says powerful political forces in Europe are restricting growth. Formerly part of the Stanley Leisure gambling empire, the firm operates more than 1,500 betting outlets in mainland Europe generating revenues of over us$ 300 million a year.
It considered their efforts in developing the sector
(UK).- Leading industry trade publication iGaming Business has announced that its November/December issue features the results of its iGB Aces poll of the 40 most influential figures in the sector today.
Orbis OpenBet presents seven distinct but compatible software modules
(UK).- Orbis Technology Ltd announced the addition of Roulette69.com to its extensive customer base. Roulette69.com will offer players over 60 instant play games, including table, card and slot games together with video poker, all of which have been designed to satisfy the most competitive of male instincts. It demonstrates the flexibility and non-restrictive nature of OpenBet.
It said its performance remained within the market forecasts range for 2008
(UK).- Ladbrokes, British biggest bookmaker, said this week that group profit was excluding high. Stakes gambling increased by 10 % in the four months to October 31 despite challenging economic conditions.
As at October 30th, the firm had a net cash position of 204 million euros
(UK).- Playtech Limited has reported revenues of 28.5 million euros for the third quarter ended September 30th, a 67% increase on the same period last year despite the third quarter traditionally being seen as the slowest quarter of the year.