Gaming solutions giant Playtech expects earnings for the first half of 2020 to reach €160m, after a strong performance from its online and financials divisions helped offset novel coronavirus’ (Covid-19) disruption to retail and sports in the period.
The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), the platform through which state lottery operators track suspicious betting activity, revealed that 198 alerts were generated in the first quarter of 2019, of which 33 were flagged to its partners.
Playtech has reported a 54% year-on-year increase in revenue for 2018, though growth for the year was largely down to the acquisition of Italian operator Snaitech, with the solutions giant’s B2B division struggling.
NetEnt has announced that its full year sales for 2016 increased by 28.5% to a record SEK1.5 billion (€153.7 million/£130.8 million) and said the UK became its biggest regional market for the first time in December.
Asian gaming operator Entertainment Gaming Asia has cited improvements in gaming products sales, gross margin and gaming operations as the key drivers behind further year-on-year financial growth during the three months through to September 30.
Asian gaming operator Entertainment Gaming Asia has cited the impact of year-on-year growth across product sales, gross margin and operations revenue as the primary drivers behind its impressive performance in the three months to March 31.
The global gambling sector grew 4.9% in 2013 and generated €317.6bn in gross win, a figure that is set to rise to €332.4bn in 2014 and then on to €395bn by 2018, iGaming Business’s exclusive data partner H2 Gambling Capital has revealed in the second of the four data-led articles it is publishing this week.