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Ruth Parasol and Russ de Leon, two of the four historic founders of PartyPoker before it became part of the bwin party entity in 2011, have decided to sell the remaining 7.16% shareholding they hold in bwin party as the company applies for an igam
The International Social Games Association (ISGA) global industry body for social games has launched a set of best practice principles for the industry and has commissioned new research into the evolution, use and impact of social games.
Social gaming company Zynga has reported revenue of $203 million (€150.4 million) for the third quarter of 2013, a 36% drop on the figures posted for the same period last year and a 12% decrease on the second quarter of 2013.
Payment solutions company Pay Corporation (PayCorp), part of Boxhill Technologies, has agreed a deal with customer relationship management software business Bright Office to extend the latter's reach outside the gaming and lottery sectors.
Binary options trading platform provider Tradologic has appointed international gaming and betting consultancy KMi Gaming to help maximise its industry presence in the UK, Ireland and wider European region.