Tag Archives: jackpotjoy
- WhichBingo Awards 2016 Highlights
May 24, 2016
The annual WhichBingo Awards in cooperation with the Online Bingo Summit took place on Thursday evening, May 19th 2016 at Madame Tussauds in London. Over 200 guests from across the online bingo industry arrived on the night and enjoyed a cocktail reception, canapés, the delivery of fourteen awards, plenty of wine...
- WhichBingo Awards 2015 Recap & Winners
June 12, 2015
The 12th Annual WhichBingo Awards took place last night at London’s HMS President along Victoria Embankment. Dozens of online bingo professionals gathered for cocktails and canapés before sitting down for comedic entertainment and a swift delivery of ten awards. Stand-up comedian (and star of Winner Bingo’s TV advert) Sanderson Jones added...
- Intertain £425m deal for Gamesys’ Jackpotjoy, Starspins, Botemania brands
February 5, 2015
Canada’s Intertain Group has pulled the trigger on its latest acquisition, snapping up the Jackpotjoy and Botemania online bingo brands and the Starspins casino brand from UK gaming operator Gamesys. Intertain will pay Gamesys £425.8m upfront – including 7.4m Intertain shares worth about £57m – with top-ups of a maximum...
- Snake Oil & Widgets: Celebrity Endorsement – Not so Sound Bites
June 25, 2014
Driven by the World Cup, touted as the biggest betting event of all time, bookmakers and gaming operators have turned to footballing stars to promote and advocate their brands. Queens Park Rangers' Manager Harry Redknapp's forefront presence as start-up 666Bet's brand ambassador comes at a time of increased celebrity endorsement...
- The ASA to Carry Out a Full Review of Gambling Advertising Rules in the UK
April 30, 2014
The Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) have reacted to the request from the Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) to re-examine if advertising regulatory objectives continue to be met, by announcing their plans to hold a full scale review of gambling ad laws in the UK. As the number of...
- Gamesys, Playtech, Gala Coral and LeoVegas Secure Deals
January 29, 2014
Gamesys, Playtech, Gala Coral and LeoVegas all hit the headlines with partnerships of various shapes and sizes. FremantleMedia UK have signed a deal with London-based gaming operator Gamesys that will see them develop an exclusive bingo game as well as a series of slots and other instant-win type casino games...
European Poker Tour London Day 3: Martin Kozlov Leads The Final 45
October 10, 2013
Playtech scrapping Marvel superhero content as of April 1
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Fedor Holz On Why His Future Will be Away From Poker
July 18, 2016