Tag Archives: in-play betting
- UK bookmakers prepping GPS-based in-race betting technology
October 6, 2017
UK betting operators are prepping the rollout of in-play horserace betting thanks to the miracles of global positioning system (GPS) technology. On Friday, the Guardian took a break from its daily bookie-bashing to herald the imminent arrival of enhanced in-play wagering for UK racing fans. The paper claimed a “leading...
- Matt Stephenson on in-play betting innovations
February 1, 2017
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Becky Liggero, Matt Stephenson of BetGenius how new technology is allowing players to bet on anything at anytime. The world has seen an explosion of in-play betting worldwide in the last decade thanks to the advent of mobile devices that provided the needed spark to...
- Australian church group opposes Tabcorp, Tatts in-play carveout
December 5, 2016
It's often said that politics makes for strange bedfellows, but online betting companies that oppose an in-play betting carveout given to Australian firms Tabcorp and Tatts Group have been joined by some truly unlikely allies. Last month, Australia unveiled proposed changes to its Interactive Gambling Act 2001, which include a...
- Aussie bookies protest Tabcorp, Tatts in-play betting loophole
November 18, 2016
Australia-licensed online bookmakers are complaining that the country’s new gambling legislation gives an unfair in-play betting advantage to rivals Tabcorp and Tatts Group. Last week, Australia introduced the Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill 2016, which seeks to close loopholes in the original IGA that permitted Aussie bookmakers to offer online in-play...
- Unibet chides Aussie government over in-play betting ban
November 7, 2016
The CEO of Nordic online betting operator Unibet says Australia’s politicians are fooling themselves if they think banning online in-play sports betting will stop the activity. Unibet CEO Henrik Tjärnström was in Australia over the weekend to check out his company’s down under doings and to throw a little shade...
- Northern Territory issues second in-play sports betting ultimatum to Aussie online sites
August 12, 2016
Online gambling operators in Australia have been told—again—to stop offering in-play sports wagers in the next four weeks. On Wednesday, the Northern Territory Racing Commission (NTRC) sent its licensees another letter informing them that they have 28 days to close down any online in-play betting apps. In June, NTRC gave...
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016