Gambling News

  • 18 May 2015

    Nektan Accumulates £7.1 Million in Investments

    In the online gambling world, mobile has been the fastest-growing sector for several years in a row, and this is where all of the newest innovations are being made. Mobile software provider Nektan is one of the companies leading the charge in this particular arena, and they've built up a tremendous amount of momentum. This momentum has recently led to £7.1 million in financing from their latest round, and they have explicitly stated that these funds will be used to continue their growth.

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  • 18 May 2015

    Bryan Micon Offered to Purchase Problem Site Lock Poker

    In a very interesting piece of information that's come out of his federal investigation, it was found that Micon offered to buy Lock Poker. There has been an investigation going on into Bryan Micon. The Nevada Attorney General has been looking into his involvement with the site Seals With Clubs as he is allegedly the founder of the site.

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  • 19 January 2015

    Malta's LGA Rebranded as Malta Gaming Authority

    Malta’s Lotteries & Gaming Authority, otherwise known by the abbreviated name LGA, recently announced that they have changed their name to Malta Gaming Authority and will now be known as MGA for short. The change was announced by Joseph Cuschieri, the Executive Chairman of the MGA, who said that the new name further solidifies their position as one of the leading authorities for gaming in Malta as well as throughout the rest of the world.

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  • 19 January 2015

    Online Casino Player Wins €5,623,777 on Mega Fortune Slot

    As the old saying goes, history often has a way of repeating itself. And that’s exactly what happened when a Scandinavian player from Sweden recently won an amazing €5,623,777 progressive jackpot while playing the Mega Fortune slot machine online less than two years after a Scandinavian player from Finland accomplished the same feat netting a record €17,861,813.

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  • 19 January 2015

    Mr Green and Genesis Gaming Announce New Ski Jump Slot Machine

    Mr Green, an online casino that has been in business since 1998, recently released a new slot machine titled Ski Jump that was created exclusively for them by the online casino software provider Genesis Gaming. It can be played online right now via their Microgaming Quickfire platform and based on early reviews, the Ski Jump slot machine is set to become one of the most popular games released in recent times.

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  • 19 January 2015

    South Africa to Consider Online Gambling Proposal

    Geordin Hill-Lewis, South Africa’s Shadow Minister of Trade and Industry, is gearing up for what will be another of his already multiple attempts to convince South African Parliament that legalizing and regulating online gambling in the country is the right thing to do.

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  • 12 January 2015

    Poland to re-target unlicensed activity

    Poland’s Ministry of Finance recently signalled its intent to step up the fight against unlicensed gambling over the Internet. Anna Wietrzynska-Cio?kowska and Rafa? Burda from DLA Piper’s Warsaw office analyse the context and the various options available to the Ministry. The last couple of weeks have seen an increasing number of messages emanating from the Ministry of Finance concerning the intensification of its struggle against unlicensed gambling on the Internet.

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  • 12 January 2015

    NextGen Announces Psycho Themed Slot

    Australian online betting firm NextGen Gaming has announced that it will be launching a game later in the first quarter that is based on the Alfred Hitchcock classic “Psycho”.Psycho is a 5 reel, 25 payline video slot that features a theme on the film and not the newer series Bates Motel. The game will also feature Free Spins, Win Multipliers, and Wild Symbols.

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  • 12 January 2015

    GamCrowd Gambling Incubator Launches

    Internet gambling crowd funding site GamCrowd.com has announced that they have launched a new incubator service.The new service will offer a variety of resources to companies who are fresh-starts while also offering assistance with crowdfunding. In return for these services, start ups will have to give up equity in their business.

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  • 12 January 2015

    New Net Entertainment Powered Casino Launches

    A new online casino opened its doors this week as BetSpin.com launched its site.BetSpin is powered by Net Entertainment, and is primarily focused at the Nordic betting market. The casino is owned by Candid Gaming, and veteran operator Guts.com has a 25% stake in the operation. In addition to the casino games, BetSpin is reportedly planning to launch a sportsbook in the near future.

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