GBGC at MiGS 2015

GBGC’s consultants will be speaking on the opening morning of the Malta i-Gaming Seminar (MiGS) 2015. GBGC’s session is entitled iGaming: past, present and future and the presentations will address: -the wider political and economic landscape in which i-gaming finds itself -how i-gaming has changed between 2005 […]

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Sweden finally tackling e-gaming re-regulation

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UK bookmakers in decline

UK Bookmakers in decline By Warwick Bartlett When a new Chief Executive takes over a public company it has become common practice that he writes off as much of the past that is possible to do so. There is good reason for this: it causes the share […]

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GBGC: two new gambling reports published

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Online poker and liquidity pooling

The concept of pooling poker liquidity has often been highlighted as a means to reverse the decline in online poker witnessed over the past decade. Liquidity pooling is a reality in Delaware and Nevada thanks to an agreement between the two US states, but merely a recurring topic […]

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Virtual betting: nothing virtual about a winner

For a long time derided as “cartoon betting”, virtual betting is finding favour with both operators and gamblers for a variety of reasons: – Better graphics – Trust – A desire to extend the “betting window” – A need for higher, stable margins Horseracing and greyhounds were […]

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Daily Fantasy Sports – flavour of the month?

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I-gaming M&A: Paddy Power and Betfair

The phase of consolidation continues in the internet gambling sector with the announcement by Paddy Power and Betfair that they are considering a merger. Paddy Power gave a few reasons for the thinking behind the Betfair merger: the scale and capabilities  to compete in existing and new markets; […]

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