Intralot has signed a cooperation agreement with Early Warning System (EWS), a subsidiary of football’s global governing body Fifa, and agreed a sponsorship deal with the Italian Football Federation (FIGC).
It's Diary time! This week: the different approaches to betting and gaming machines in the UK and Oz, doing business in the CIS, we loooooovvvvve our f*****g red trousers!!, DFS (big) ad bucks and %%FIRSTNAME%%: when mailshots make you feel so valued.
CS:GO developer Valve has now issued cease-and-desist letters to sites which have blurred the line between virtual and real-money by offering skins betting, but with an estimated $7 billion set to be wagered this year, this unregulated market is not about to go down without a fight, writes consultant Christina Thakor-Rankin of 1710 Gaming
The only existing form of digital betting in the US granted exemption from UIGEA in 2006, horse race wagering is an often-overlooked multi-billion industry that operates across 43 states. North America section editor Alana Levine, of Income Access Group, looks at its development and positioning in today’s iGaming market for iGaming Business.