Tag Archives: IOC
- Genius Sports and IOC establish integrity partnership
July 29, 2016
(UNITED KINGDOM, London – July, 2016) Genius Sports and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) have signed a landmark agreement that will see both organisations working together to fight against the manipulation of competitions related to sports betting and to protect the integrity of Olympic events. Based on the new agreement,...
- ESSA launch new anti-fixing campaign
February 11, 2016
A group comprising some of the European market’s largest online betting operators has launched a new campaign to stamp out match-fixing. On Wednesday, the European Sports Security Association (ESSA) announced a new campaign to “Kick Crime Out of Sport.” Secretary general Khalid Ali said the 18-month project marked the latest...
- The Shocking Truth About Daniel Negreanu’s Olympic Dream
March 6, 2014
Lee Davy delves a little deeper into Daniel Negreanu’s dream to help push poker into the Olympic spotlight and questions whether or not he is the right man for the job? Can poker ever become an Olympic sport? That’s the question that I was left to ponder after Daniel Negreanu...
- LGA signs MOU with IOC; Unibet finalises purchase; SkyBet’s Italian job; Bet-at-home has LEDs in their eyes
May 4, 2012
Malta’s Lotteries and Gaming Authority (LGA) has entered a collaborative Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) International Sports Monitoring body ahead of this summer’s Olympic Games. It has been signed with the aim of protecting and maintaining integrity around London 2012. It’s all going further towards...
- IOC meet over match fixing
February 3, 2012
Betting operators, law enforcement agencies and governments have been urged to work together to prevent fixing affecting this summer’s Olympic Games. The International Olympic Committee (IOC) wants gambling stakeholders joining forces to fight betting corruption and match fixing in sport. A summit held in Lausanne saw the IOC come to...
- Betfair signs deal with IOC; UEFA in cahoots with Interpol; Cricketer faces jail over fixing
January 12, 2012
Betfair has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the IOC to share information during the London 2012 Games. The two parties will exchange relevant customer and transactional data in the event that suspicious betting patterns occur. It gives the IOC the opportunity to obtain the names of account holders...
Betfair latest to exit Poland
March 28, 2017
Betfair sponsor Juventus; Unibet sponsor Aston Villa
July 5, 2017
New Jersey online gambling demolishes old revenue record
April 12, 2017