Tag Archives: gala interactive
- UK gambling charity scolded over “offensive and distressing” promo
June 7, 2017
The UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has scolded the betting industry-funded Responsible Gambling Trust (RGT) for a cinema promo that a viewer found “predatory and sexually abusive.” The ad featured an older man sitting at a desk talking to a younger woman sitting on a bed. The man delivers a...
- Senet Group adds first bingo brands; 188Bet, McBookie join UK racing ABP scheme
April 13, 2016
The UK gambling industry’s self-regulatory body has added its first bingo brands, while the UK racing industry’s Authorized Betting Partner scheme has added two more members. On Tuesday, the Senet Group announced that its membership now includes Gala Leisure, the UK’s largest bingo club operator, and Gala Interactive, the country’s...
- Gala Coral earnings rise on “outstanding year” from online operations
November 21, 2014
Gala Coral Group reported a 14% rise in earnings in its most recent fiscal year with online operations singled out as the star performers. Earnings for the 12 months ending Sept. 27 rose to £235.5m from £205.7m in fiscal 2013 while gross profit rose 9% to £890m. Gala Coral CEO...
- Andy Hornby Leads the New Gala Coral/Gala Interactive Merger
November 10, 2014
The Gala Coral Group have taken the decision to merge its Gala Interactive and Coral Interactive online gaming divisions, and hand controls to the controversial Andy Hornby. The name of Andy Hornby has once again been thrown into the spotlight, after Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of The Gala Group, Carl...
- Gala Interactive Hit the Swedish Market
March 24, 2014
Gala Interactive has hit the Swedish market after the soft-launch of Gala.se, marking the first foray outside of the UK for the European gambling and entertainment company. If you were a strong UK company and wanted to set up shop in a second European country, which would you choose? Gala...
- Bingo remains Gala Coral’s ugly stepsister
August 22, 2013
UK bookies Coral are £985k richer following Saturday’s 1-1 draw between Scottish football foes Hibernian and Dundee United. Technically, Coral are £985k less poor, but the net result was the same for an unidentified bettor who needed a Hibs victory to complete a 15-game accumulator with a £1m payday. Under...
Italy’s online gambling market now second largest in Europe
April 12, 2017
Italy’s online sports betting growth outpacing retail wagers
September 8, 2017