Tag Archives: purple lounge
- Sky Bet seek Malta license; Purple Lounge crowdfunding lawsuit
May 31, 2017
Leeds-based online gambling operator Sky Betting & Gaming (SBG) has applied for a Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) license ahead of the UK operator’s planned launch into Germany’s online sports betting market. On Wednesday, the MGA announced that it had received SBG’s formal application for a local sports betting license. SBG,...
- Media Corp rebrands as Inta plc and plans for the New Year
December 12, 2012
Media Corp has issued its latest trading update with the next quarter set for a transition that will see the firm renamed Inta plc as well as the launch of two new products. For the duration of Q1 2013 the group will be focusing on a number of different points...
- Purple Lounge liquidator appointed; Bet-At-Home challenges Belgian blacklist
July 11, 2012
Accountants Baker Tilly UK have been tapped to oversee the liquidation of failed online gambling outfit Purple Lounge. The former Entraction skin went dark April 24, leaving players unable to access their deposits. This was followed a month later by parent company Media Corp’s announcement that the gambling site was...
- Purple Lounge to be liquidated; Gibraltar to fight UK; Levy steps down from 888 board
May 31, 2012
Online gaming site Purple Lounge will be liquidated following a decision by owners Media Corp that the site is no longer viable. Following the acquisition of Intabet and appointment of Adam Fraser-Harris and Phil Jackson as Interim CEO and Chairman respectively the decision was made that Purple Lounge is no...
- Purple Lounge shutdown taints Media Corp, Malta LGA and rakeback poker sites
May 24, 2012
Purple Lounge (PL), the online gambling offshoot of publicly-traded UK firm Media Corp, has been offline since April 24, when Media Corp “temporarily suspended” its struggling gaming division’s activities. The shutdown followed a gathering swell of complaints from players over the inability to withdraw their funds, during which players received...
- National Lottery online increases; Sportingbet agrees to pay Spain; LGA issue purple worded statement
May 22, 2012
National Lottery sales hit an all time high in Camelot’s latest results release as online continued to have even more of an influence. Sales for the company’s biggest product hit £6.5 billion – an increase of 12.1 percent compared with the previous year. As a part of this, draw based...