UK bookmaker William Hill has set a revenue target of £200 million (€245.9 million/$334.6 million) for this summer’s Fifa World Cup national team football tournament, which is due to kick off in Brazil next week.
The Advertising Standards Authority Ireland (ASAI) has ruled that an advert campaign by Irish bookmaker Paddy Power featuring Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius was “offensive” after it breached several rules.
Specialist horseracing channel Turf TV, a joint venture between 34 leading UK racecourses, is targeting further growth after achieving what it described as “significant” progress during the 12 months to December 31, 2013.
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has concluded that an advert campaign by Irish bookmaker Paddy Power featuring Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius breached rules and brought advertising into disrepute.
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has order Irish bookmaker Paddy Power to withdraw an advert that offered betting odds on the outcome of the ongoing murder trial of Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius.
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has launched a formal investigation into an advert from bookmaker Paddy Power that offered betting odds on the outcome of the ongoing murder trial of Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius.
UK Culture Secretary Maria Miller has called for gamblers to be given more protection despite the introduction of a new spending limit code of conduct, according to UK public-service broadcaster the BBC.
Matthew Wilson of the Advertising Standards Authority explains his organisation’s recent action against operators employing misleading free bet promotions, and how the new Help Note on gambling advertising can assist operators with compliance.
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.