Gambling News

Betfair tap Cubo agency to run new football-themed marketing campaign; UK ad watchdog offers operators tips on how not to piss them off.

UK bingo operator Stride Gaming acquires Israeli social casino gamers InfiApps; Tropicana Ent. launch TropWorld social casino app.

Coingaming,io launch sportsbook ahead of new EPL season; millennials slow to adopt Bitcoin use but big firms throw big bucks at startups.

Dutch regulator boosts minimum fine for illegal online gambling operators by €50k to €150k, hits Total E Soft and XKL Ltd with €180k fine.

Poker News

Brian Hastings talks to Tatjana Pasalic about his “pretty fun” summer in this episode of CalvinAyre.com’s Chats with Tats.

CIE has announced plans to partner w/ the Income Access Group affiliation software program and Pokerdom announced plans to offer OFC poker.

Lee Davy brings you an update from the first day of the WSOP National Championships at Harrah’s Cherokee in North Carolina.

PartyPoker and the DT38 Foundation raise over £5,000 in their bid to raise awareness of testicular cancer. Jeffrey Haas wins the event.

Casino News

London's Ritz Club Casino wins £2m roulette debt lawsuit against high-roller; Maryland Live owner sued after roulette ball assaults gambler.

Cost cutting and increase in slot machine and table game numbers drive third-quarter profit at Mohegan Sun casinos.

VIPs from Thailand, who aren’t allowed to gamble in their country, continue to drive Cambodia’s gambling industry.

Universal Entertainment Corp. are eyeing the next phase of construction for the $2B Manila Bay Resorts project which is set to open in 2016.

Sports News

Mexican National football authorities have sacked coach Miguel Herrera two days after his side won the 2015 Gold Cup.

Winamax inks third Ligue 1 deal with FC Nantes; Betsson's Betsafe brand re-ups with FC Köln; Sportium extends La Liga partnership.

Michel Platini has been installed as the new favorite to replace Blatter at the head of Federation Internationale de Football Association.

Michael van Gerwen defeats James Wade by 18 legs to 12 in the BetVictor World Matchplay Final at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool.

Conferences

Welcome to the CalvinAyre.com featured conferences and events for the month of August, 2015.

WrB heads to London on September 10 to discuss how to drive the adoption of responsible gambling and corporate responsibility.

Led by AGA and Reed Exhibitions, G2E 2015 will be held from September 29 to October 1 at Sands Expo and Convention Center Las Vegas, Nevada.

The SBC Betting on Football Conference is back for its second year and will be held at the Emirates, home of Arsenal FC, on September 9.

Videos

Brian Hastings talks to Tatjana Pasalic about his “pretty fun” summer in this episode of CalvinAyre.com’s Chats with Tats.

SG is on a roll with no signs of stopping anytime soon. Rebecca talks to Isaacs on their plan to link land-based, online & social gaming.

Operators will have to act immediately if they want a piece of the “last gold rush” in the online gambling industry, according to Climent.

David Martin of Martin and Associates talks to Rebecca Liggero about Amaya Gaming and where Canada and America are in online gambling today.

Editorial

CIE has announced plans to partner w/ the Income Access Group affiliation software program and Pokerdom announced plans to offer OFC poker.

Lee Davy brings you an update from the first day of the WSOP National Championships at Harrah’s Cherokee in North Carolina.

PartyPoker and the DT38 Foundation raise over £5,000 in their bid to raise awareness of testicular cancer. Jeffrey Haas wins the event.

Lee Davy rounds up all of the weekly poker news including a revised bwin bid by GVC Holdings; Phil Ivey countersuing The Borgata, and more.