Tag Archives: king.com
- Interview with Georg Westin of Casino Saga
March 10, 2015
Rebecca Liggero talks to Georg Westin, CEO of Casino Saga about the trademark trouble with King.com
- Facebook and Zynga Head in Opposite Directions
July 31, 2013
Heading into its earnings report Wednesday, Facebook (FB) had somehow become a forgotten stock. After tanking following its initial public offering in May 2012 – likely the most-discussed public offering in the history of the public markets – Facebook bottomed out below $18 per share in September 2012, less than half...
- Social Gaming to Reflect Real Money Gambling
September 25, 2012
It's fair to say that most still regard social media, and more specifically social gaming, as a rapidly emerging industry. But in any industry, there's always going to be variance in the rate of growth across different geographical markets. This rate of growth, particularly in online industries, is dependent on...
- What Bwin.Party’s New Social Strategy Means For the Company, The Stock, And the Sector
June 4, 2012
Last week, Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment (BPTY.L) announced a new social gaming unit, named Win Interactive, created primarily through the acquisition of Ukrainian game developer Orneon and certain assets of Velasco Services as well. The cost of the acquisitions totaled roughly $25 million US, with Bwin.Party guaranteeing another $25 million to support...
- Zynga’s success has UK game developers King.com dreaming of IPO payday
April 23, 2012
Adding weight to IBISWorld’s recent claim that social game development is the seventh fastest-growing industry in the US, rapper 50 Cent is teaming up with the Game Show Network ‘s interactive offshoot on a social blackjack game for Facebook. The (ahem) imaginatively titled 50 Cent’s Blackjack marks the hip hop...
- Greek lottery tender reaches second phase; 32Red appoint new non executive director; King.com buys social developer
March 13, 2012
The bidding process for the right to offer Greece’s national lottery for the next 12 years has moved onto its second phase. Greece’s Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund announced via its website the next phase involved the “submission of binding financial offers.” They’re hoping to complete the process ASAP in...
Greece’s new online gambling licenses to be made available in October
September 17, 2016
Kindred Group record revenue following 32Red acquisition
July 26, 2017
Greece wants to slash OPAP VLTs to 25,000
August 7, 2017