Tag Archives: Bet365
- Bet365 Australia posts first annual profit since 2012 launch
August 1, 2017
The Australian division of UK online sports betting operator Bet365 has posted its first ever annual profit, although just barely. On Monday, Bet365 Australia filed papers with the Australian Securities and Investments Commission showing that it eked out a pre-tax profit of A$1.2m (US $960k) in the 12 months ending...
- Mysteriously flush student sues Bet365 for £1m in unpaid winnings
July 10, 2017
A mysteriously flush student from Belfast is suing UK-licensed online bookmaker Bet365 for refusing to pay out nearly £1m in race betting winnings. On Sunday, the Telegraph reported on the hard luck tale of one Megan McCann, a 19-year-old Northern Ireland student who somehow found enough money left over after...
- Bet365, William Hill latest to exit Poland’s online gambling market
March 24, 2017
A growing number of Polish-facing online gambling operators are racing for the border ahead of new regulatory restrictions that take effect on April 1. Last December, Poland’s legislature approved the amended Polish Gambling Act, which imposes new domain- and payment-blocking measures on online operators who lack a Polish gaming license....
- Italy 2016: online casino and sports betting good, poker bad
January 16, 2017
Bet365 continues to hold a commanding lead on Italy’s online sports betting market, which welcomed a new chart entrant in December. Figures compiled by Italian gaming news agency Agimeg.it show the market generated online sports betting turnover of €391.8m in December. Combined online and land-based sports betting turnover was €770m,...
- Bet365 denies China-facing operations are agin’ the law
December 15, 2016
Privately held online gambling operator Bet365 has denied a short-seller’s claim that it is operating an illegal China-facing online betting site. Tuesday saw the release of a sensationalized report by short-selling firm Spotlight Research, which claimed online payment processor Paysafe was headed for a fall due to legal concerns over...
- PokerStars has lousy November in Italy (Updated)
December 14, 2016
UPDATE: Stars' corporate spokesman Rick Dacey has informed CalvinAyre.com that the figures cited in this article were "based on a reporting error on PokerStars’ part which resulted in incomplete information being provided to [Italian regulator] AAMS." Dacey provided what he maintains are the true revenue and market share figures: PokerStars...