Casino Affiliate News

  • 03 September 2007

    CAP Euro goes Espanol!

    CAP Euro to be the first iGaming conference to include foreign language sessions The leading affiliate conference CAP Euro has announced that they will be introducing a stream on the first day in Barcelona that is in Spanish. The stream is organized in conjunction with First Tuesday a non profit organization that organizes monthly networking events for investors and entrepreneurs working specifically in new technology and the internet.

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  • 31 July 2007

    Affiliate link Hijacking

    I read a very interesting article on Dave Taylor’s Blog today. It’s about the hijacking of affiliate links and has a lot of useful information and links. This is done by scumware programs that install themselves on the computers of surfers or that are inadvertently downloaded by people downloading free smilies, screensavers, games and the like. When the surfer goes to your site and clicks on something, the linking code is rewritten and someone else gets the sale.

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  • 02 May 2007

    Barcelona Host City For Next Cap Euro

    In a press release dated May 2, 2007 Casino Affiliate Programs announces the location and line-up for their next CAP Euro event: CAP Euro is back with an even bigger and better event in sunny Barcelona, and best of all affiliates still go free!

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  • 26 March 2007

    iGaming Business and Casino Affiliate Programs to Award Outstanding Achievement

    iGaming Business and CasinoAffiliatePrograms.com are trumping last years CAP London event with plans for a unique awards ceremony in 2008. Affiliates, operators and suppliers in the iGaming industry will be recognised for their achievements and successes in the following categories: affiliates programs, affiliates, software, affiliate management and two top awards for best overall affiliate program and best overall affiliate. Nominations can also be posted via http://www.igamingbusiness.

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  • 22 March 2007

    Affiliate Guard Dog Updates List Of Affiliate Programs With Predatory Terms

    Affiliate Guard Dog announced they have completed work on their Terms Alert System (TAS) giving them the ability to track much more than just Terms and Conditions. They hope to have all systems up and running shortly. They also announced that their homepage with the list of good and predatory programs has been updated.

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  • 13 February 2007

    5th Annual European Casino Affiliate Convention In Amsterdam May 3 - 5

    NEW YORK-(Business Wire)-February 13, 2007 – Ticonderoga Ventures, Inc. announces the Casino Affiliate Convention and Gaming Marketing Conference will be held on May 3-5, 2007 in Amsterdam at the NH Grand Krasnapolsky Hotel. For the past five years the Amsterdam Casino Affiliate Convention (www.CasinoAffiliateConvention.com) has covered European marketing and advertising for the casino, poker, bingo and sportsbook industry.

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  • 23 January 2007

    Wager Junction Pulls Out Of US Market

    Email from Wager Junction: Our industry finds itself under siege at the present time and with more events occurring during the last week I find myself the bearer of terrible news. In light of the events of the last week my partner Casinos have decided to take the very unusual step of immediately refusing any and all gaming traffic from the United States of America.

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  • 23 January 2007

    Wager Junction Pulls Out Of US Market

    Email from Wager Junction: Our industry finds itself under siege at the present time and with more events occurring during the last week I find myself the bearer of terrible news. In light of the events of the last week my partner Casinos have decided to take the very unusual step of immediately refusing any and all gaming traffic from the United States of America.

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  • 13 January 2007

    CAP Official Media Sponsor of AffiliateGuardDog

    Casino Affiliate Programs (CAP) and Affiliate Guard Dog have joined forces according to Lou Fabiano, owner of CAP. “AffiliateGuardDog researches and monitors the Affiliate Terms and Conditions of Online Gaming Programs. If predatory terms are found then members are alerted to this situation. AffiliateGuardDog also ensures that you are kept aware of any changes to exisiting Affiliate Terms and Conditions.

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  • 06 January 2007

    Casino Coins Added To List of Casino Affiliate Programs With Predatory Terms and Conditions

    Affiliate Guard Dog is a newly established site developed and designed to monitor existing terms and conditions of affiliate programs and identify any clauses that would be deemed ‘predatory’ to the affiliate. Affiliate Guard Dog also monitors casino programs for any changes made to existing terms and conditions and alerts the affiliates of these changes. While some changes are just housekeeping, others change the entire program and relationship between the program and affiliate.

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  • 22 December 2006

    AFFILIATE GUARD DOG TRACKS CHANGES IN AFFILIATE PROGRAM TERMS AND CONDITIONS

    There’s a new dog in town. Affiliate Guard Dog is now up and running with a main purpose of tracking the Terms and Conditions of affiliate programs. Affiliate Guard Dog’s goal is “to aid affiliates in tracking the Terms and Conditions (T&C’s) at the time of signup and throughout the lifetime of the Affiliate Program. We are starting in the Casino industry which has seen a lot of retroactive T&C changes in the recent months.

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  • 15 December 2006

    CAP EURO FACES LAST MINUTE RELOCATION

    iGAMING BUSINESS PRESS RELEASE CAP Euro the biggest iGaming affiliate event ever to hit London has been forced to move venue at the last minute. It’s not all bad though; the new venue (The London Olympia Conference Centre) has a bigger capacity, a much larger auditorium and is only 1.3 miles from the original venue Chelsea FC.

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  • 05 December 2006

    Online Gaming, Sportsbetting and Poker Has A Weekly Section In Metro Philadelphia Newspaper

    The Metro Philadelphia Newspaper established a weekly Wednesday “Gaming Section” in August of this year which publishes editorials containing Online Casinos, Poker and Sports Betting. The largest daily newspaper in Philadelphia, Metro Philadelphia works to stay in touch with their readership.

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  • 27 November 2006

    Rakeback CAP at Prima/Microgaming As It Affects Royal Card Club

    Dear Affiliate, Please read the below email in full very carefully. If there is anything you are unsure of please contact us. We expect to be very busy over the next week but we will ensure we have time to respond to all queries you have within 24 hours. MGS (Prima Poker) are introducing a rakeback cap and they are outlawing the promotion of rakeback for any rooms on the MGS Poker Network.

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  • 23 November 2006

    Message from BingoRevenue CEO

    Hello Partners, I regret to inform you that BingoRevenue is currently suspending all US business and this means for some of you that payments are delayed and may be delayed until such time as we can get full payment from our merchant partner BingoWorkz.com. We are working with BingoWorkz to source all outstanding funds and will do our utmost to pay all partners in full, but at this time we have no assurances from the merchant or payment processors that payments will be forthcoming.

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  • 18 November 2006

    WagerShare Returns To The 'Private Ownership' Fold

    7 November 2006 Fairground Gaming Holdings plc (“Fairground Gaming” or the “Company”) proposed DISPOSAL of The spin palace group, PROPOSED CESSATION of trading on aim AND PROPOSED MEMBERS’ VOLUNTARY WINDING-UP Following the termination by the Company and its subsidiaries of participation by US-based customers in its casino and poker activities, the Board of Fairground Gaming (“Board”) has focused on finding ways of maximising shareholder value and in

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  • 18 November 2006

    PlayShare PLC acquires Grand Gaming Group

    Opportunity: noun, plural – ties 1. an appropriate or favourable time or occasion 2. a situation or condition favorable for attainment of a goal 3. a good position, chance, or prospect, as for advancement or success On the 1st of November, 2006, PlayShare PLC acquired the Grand Gaming Group, which comprises Grand Monaco Casino and the G3 Partner affiliate program.

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  • 17 November 2006

    AFFILIATE SERIES OF POKER INTRODUCED AT CAP EURO!

    14-11-06 November 14, 2006 (London, UK) – The rumours were true! Coinciding with CAP Euro (www.capeuro.com) is the first ever Affiliate Series of Poker (www.asop.com), an event that at long last will find the best poker playing affiliate out there and the great thing is it costs you absolutely nothing.

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  • 16 November 2006

    32RED INTRODUCES BETDIRECT CASINO

    I am extremely pleased to announce the addition of a new online casino brand to the award-winning 32Red Affiliates programme. Introducing BetDirect Casino – part of the group of BetDirect brands which includes fellow 32Red Affiliate stablemate, BetDirect Poker. BetDirect Casino is now powered by the world’s leading online gaming software developer, Microgaming, meaning over 200 of the best online casino games available.

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  • 10 November 2006

    RECORD BREAKER QUARTER FOR PARLAY ENTERTAINMNET

    CCNMatthews November 9, 2006 Ontario — All amounts in United States Dollars Parlay Entertainment Inc. (TSX VENTURE:PEI), the world’s leading supplier of Internet bingo solutions, today announced record results for the three and nine-month periods ended September 30, 2006. “We are extremely pleased to have established new corporate records during this quarter,” said Mr. Scott F. White, President and CEO, “increasing our third quarter revenue by 68% to $2.

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  • 10 November 2006

    ONLINE BINGO SEES EUROPE AS THE WAY TO GO

    iGAMING BUSINESS 10-11-06 The recent Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA), which has effectively prohibited online gaming in the US, has forced a dramatic shift of market and product focus for the major industry players with both Europe and online bingo appearing to be the new forces.

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  • 04 November 2006

    NOTICE FROM SLOTS24.COM

    SLOTS24.COM Due to the legal pandemonium in the United States, with regards to the new “Internet Gambling Prohibition and Enforcement Act” Bill (HR4411), the detainment of several senior online-casino representatives in the US, and that given the majority of revenue from Slots24 is US based, we have unfortunately had to make the decision to close ‘Cash Play’ on Slots24. This will allow us to focus on our successful Lottery product (www.lottery24.

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  • 19 October 2006

    CASINOS THAT ACCEPT US PLAYERS NOT ACCEPTED AT CASINOMEISTER

    iGAMING BUSINESS 16 October 2006 Casinomeister says the new U.S. legal climate presents ‘definite risks’ One of the longest established and most successful information portals in the online gambling industry, Casinomeister.com has reluctantly decided to discontinue promoting online operations that accept U.S. bets. The portalmaster, Bryan Bailey says that the move is a consequence of the new Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act which attacks U.S.

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  • 13 October 2006

    NEWS FROM WAGER JUNCTION ON COURSE OF ACTION

    13th October 2006 The bill has now been signed and its all go go go on our end. We have a number of announcements to make so please read the mailer. Our partners have decided on a course of action in regards to the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act bill and I have detailed as to what we are implementing over the next few days.

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  • 11 October 2006

    Vegas Partner Affiliates May Block Limited Number of States

    UNLAWFUL INTERNET GAMBLING ENFORCEMENT ACT You have no doubt heard media reports concerning new gaming legislation in the US and the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act. Pending the signing of new laws in congress, we may have to block play from various states from 13 October 2006: Illinois Michigan Wisconsin Washington Indiana Nevada Oregon Louisiana South Dakota If you are from one of the above States, please contact us.

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  • 10 October 2006

    VIP PROFITS - 'NOT SO FAST...'

    According to Mário of VIP PROFITS, the information regarding Leisure and Gaming which stated that they would stop taking bets from US customers and would focus solely on its existing UK and Italian businesses “came as a surprise, but NO this is not official. VIP Profits merchants are still taking bets and the coming days will determine what will really happen.

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  • 10 October 2006

    MORE COMPANIES JOIN ONLINE GAMBLING EXODUS

    BETTINGMARKET.COM The passing of the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act of 2006, which makes unlawful the receipt by a gambling business of proceeds or monies in connection with unlawful internet gambling, has led to three more companies announcing plans to exit the US facing online gambling market. Leisure & Gaming plc a holding company focused on the interactive betting and gaming sector operates a number of online sports betting and casino brands.

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  • 10 October 2006

    WagerShare Closes US Operations

    WagerShare – Closure of US Operations Our parent company Fairground Gaming Holdings Plc have been advised that the Safe Ports Act, which contains the Unlawful Gambling Enforcement Act, will shortly receive Presidential approval and be passed into law. This is the first US Federal measure to explicitly address internet gaming and the Board has thus concluded that it is now appropriate to suspend participation by US-based customers in the company’s casino and poker activities.

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  • 10 October 2006

    FIREPAY TO CEASE US OPERATIONS ONCE GAMBLING BILL IS SIGNED

    INTHENEWS (www.inthenews.co.uk) “…Fairground Gaming said that it would suspend the company’s online casino and poker games to its US-based customers following the implementation of the legislation, while Fireone said that only non-US internet gamblers would be able to use its multi-currency credit and debit card and FirePay electronic wallet processing facilities.” THE COMPLETE ARTICLE CAN BE READ AT INTHENEWS (www.inthenews.co.

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  • 10 October 2006

    LASSETERS ISSUES STATEMENT OF INTENT FOLLOWING US ONLINE GAMBLING LEGISLATION

    You have no doubt seen recent media reports of new U.S. legislation relating to online gaming. During the last hour of the last session of Congress before the election period recess, a Bill was rushed through which will affect U.S. financial institutions and any transactions they have with online gaming companies. The ramifications of its passing are causing significant effects globally as operators and customers try and get a grasp of what the legislation really means and how far it reaches.

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