daily_news13 June 2019JPJ agrees £490m Gamesys acquisitionJPJ Group has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire the majority of its technology partner Gamesys’ assets for a total consideration of £490m (€549.8m/$620.9m). daily_news11 June 2019BetCris latest to enter Buenos Aires licensing processTV Global Enterprises, operator of the Latin America-facing betting and gaming brand BetCris, has become the latest operator to join the race for one of Buenos Aires province’s seven igaming licences. daily_news6 June 2019GC sets out strategy to reduce gambling harms in WalesThe Gambling Commission has joined forces with partners in Wales to develop a new national strategy, with the aim of reducing gambling-related harms in the country. daily_news3 June 2019Microgaming names Leon Thomas managing director of bingoIsle of Man based igaming software supplier Microgaming has appointed Leon Thomas as its new managing director of bingo. daily_news31 May 2019Rank Group makes £115.3m offer to acquire Stride GamingThe Rank Group has reached an agreement on an all cash offer to acquire Stride Gaming, paying 151 pence per share for the business. This values Stride at £115.3m. daily_news23 May 2019GREF names Alderney’s Starck as new chairmanEuropean regulatory authority Gaming Regulators European Forum (GREF) has appointed Jorn Starck, executive director of the Alderney Gambling Control Commission, as its new chairman.