Tag Archives: gaming media group
- Paddy ad complaints upheld; Media Corp make acquisition as chairman departs; Perform expands data service
May 16, 2012
Paddy Power has seen 92 complaints against their advert upheld by the Advertising Standards Authority. The bookmaker’s advert “poked fun” at transgender females ahead of March’s Cheltenham Festival and as a result there was an outpouring of disgust from a number of different complainants. The two issues they were unhappy...
- Media Corp confirms GMG bid; Betclic Juventus deal over; Betfair launches app cloud
April 16, 2012
Media Corporation is in “advanced discussions” to acquire Gaming Media Group. Newspaper reports over the weekend first broke the news and AIM-listed Media Corporation sent out two releases this morning confirming the talks and that their shares would be suspended from trading as of 10:15 am today. If the deal...
- Betfred shop closures; Bet365 sponsors Haydock; GMG launches BestoftheBets
January 21, 2012
Betfred has revealed which 25 of its betting shops will be closed following its acquisition of the Tote last July. Betfred had 840 shops prior to the Tote purchase, which added 517 more. Some Betfred and Tote shops were located within 800 yards of each other, which prompted the Office...
- Gaming Media Group acquires Mermaid Gaming
June 1, 2011
London-based online gaming operator, Gaming Media Group (GMG) has acquired independent Danish poker operator Mermaid Gaming. Under the terms of the deal, PokerHeaven.com and Poker Channel parent Gaming Media Group has acquired 100% of Mermaid Gaming in exchange for a 15% shareholding in GMG's online gaming operation, Gaming Media Marketing...
- Gaming Media Group acquires poker site, expands TV network’s scope
October 20, 2010
Poker Heaven, the online poker division of Gaming Media Group (GMG), has acquired Croatian-/Serbian-facing site Stella Poker for an undisclosed sum. Both Poker Heaven and Stella Poker are already part of the International Poker Network. Meanwhile, GMG’s TV network, The Poker Channel, has also been active on the deal-making front....
- Gaming Media InTouch with Hippodrome Casino
April 28, 2010
Any self-respecting Londoner worth his salt will steer clear of Leicester Square as though his life depends on it. But next year there will be every reason to venture near the capital's worst tourist trap because the city's largest gaming centre, the Hippodrome Casino, opens there next year. And Gaming...
The Hippodrome: PokerStars, Microgaming and More
October 23, 2012
PokerStars aims to hit land-based casino jackpot
October 8, 2012
PokerStars LIVE puts down roots in Melco Crown’s City of Dreams
February 22, 2013
British Poker Awards 2014 Recap & Winners
March 4, 2014