Tag Archives: Endemol
- Dutch online gambling legislation clears crucial hurdle
February 14, 2014
At long last, politicians in the Netherlands have made progress in advancing the country’s online gambling legislation. The Council of Ministers, made up of the government’s cabinet members, approved the gambling legislation on Friday, meaning the bill can now be formally introduced to the nation’s parliament. The Council of State...
- South Australia admits social gaming PSA lied; Endemol take $13m stake in Plumbee
December 20, 2013
South Australia’s government has bowed to pressure from the gaming industry by agreeing to take down billboards that claimed social gaming encouraged children to take up gambling later in life. The public service announcements – which featured images of a young girl playing on her iPad at a felt-covered gaming...
- Paddy Power sign deal with fanatix; bwin.party director departs; Endemol UK reshuffles pack
May 18, 2012
Paddy Power is working with technology specialists fanatix to give fans an in-match social TV experience for tomorrow’s Champions League final. Using the fanatix social TV platform fans will be able to engage with each other across the globe. The platform features an integrated group messenger, access to match stats...
- Microgaming appoints head of board; Endemol release latest Noel Edmonds tribute; Income Access fulfilling fantasies
January 18, 2012
Microgaming’s Poker Network has announced the chairman of its vaunted Network Management Board (NMB). Dominic Harrison, former CEO of the Gala Coral Group, takes on the role immediately after a year serving as interim chief executive for Business in Sport and Leisure. The board is a collective of all operators...
- Coral close to new chief; Endemol sees changing of guard
June 27, 2011
Coral could be on the verge of announcing a new chief in the near future. Media speculation points to former chief executive of Alliance Boots Andy Hornby taking over the top job after Nick Rust defected to the Lads last year. City AM reports that the 44-year-old may take the...
- Net Ent gets Universal, Endemol gets Hulkified
October 16, 2010
Swedish online casino game supplier Net Entertainment has inked a multi-year licensing deal with a subsidiary of NBC Universal, entitling Net Ent to develop gaming products based around Universal’s movie titles and characters. Good thing Marvel made their new deal with Cryptologic non-exclusive, because the Incredible Hulk character has been...