Online gaming operator bwin.party has reported that despite losses in its casino, poker and bingo divisions, the success of its sports betting arm helped it achieve year-on-year revenue growth during the three months to September 30, 2014.
Henry Birch, chief executive officer of Rank Group, has declared himself pleased with the improvements the British gambling operator’s Grovesnor Casinos brand made during the 15 weeks to October 12, 2014.
The UK Gambling Commission has issued a warning to operators in the country to improve their underage gambling controls after a round of test purchasing by the regulatory body and local authorities revealed a number of faults.
Spanish and Latin American focused gambling operator Codere has cited struggling markets in Argentina and Mexico as the main reason behind a drop in revenue during the six months through to June 30, 2014.
Norbert Teufelberger, chief executive officer of bwin.party, said the online gaming operator must undergo ‘major change’ if it is to improve on its ‘mixed’ performance during the six months to June 30, 2014.
Online gaming products publisher Gaming Realms has conditionally agreed a deal to purchase specialist eGaming marketing company Blueburra Holdings, the operator of the Bingoport.co.uk affiliate website, for up to £10.5 million (€13.2 million/$17.5 million).
Social gaming software platform developer and provider ISIS Lab has entered into an agreement with TelecomX to provide MTN Group, Africa’s largest mobile operator, with its mobile gaming application platform.