Tag Archives: Sazka
- Novomatic, Sazka Group investors reach deal to jointly control Casinos Austria
February 29, 2016
The rival gaming operators fighting for control of Casinos Austria have decided to join forces and fight to expand the business. On Friday, Austrian gaming technology outfit Novomatic Group and the Czech investors behind KKCG and Emma Capital announced the formation of a joint venture that will control 51% of...
- SBTech signs agreement with SAZKA
February 1, 2016
Deal provides the Czech Republic’s market-leading lottery operator with a full turnkey sports betting solution February 01, 2016 – Award-winning supplier SBTech has signed a multi-year deal to provide SAZKA, the Czech Republic’s market-leading lottery operator, with their innovative sports betting solution. SAZKA is part of international investment group KKCG,...
- Hungary sends draft online gaming law to EC; new Sazka boss; OEG revenue up
January 17, 2013
Hungary has sent its new online gambling draft legislation to the European Commission to ensure the plans meet with Brussels’ approval. The proposed legislation would expand Hungary’s legal online offering by adding sports betting and casino games to the existing horseracing and card game options, which are currently taxed at...
- Betsson signs slots deal with Quickspin; Sazka bought out by KKCG; 888 ready to enter Italian slots market
October 18, 2012
Betsson has signed a deal with Quickspin to access the firm’s full range of video slots. The multiyear agreement means that all brands under the Betsson moniker will gain access to Quickspin video slots and it follows their decision to use Williams Interactive games earlier this week. Rudi Thomassen, Casino...
- Czech betting firms embezzled millions; Jagr in Sazka pseudo-porn campaign
March 9, 2012
Former deputy prosecutor Alexander Ignatenko will be extradited to Russia from Poland to face charges related to the operation of illegal casinos in the Moscow area. Casinos in Russia are restricted to four far-flung geographic regions, but last year Moscow police uncovered a ring of 15 local casinos, from which...
- Prague Municipal Court upholds Sazka sale
October 6, 2011
When fears that a legal challenge may be launched against the action of Sazka’s bankruptcy lawyer, it forced the hand of Sazka creditor Česká spořitelna to ask that the tender be annulled and a new process be started. Today the Prague Municipal Court put to rest any fears that this...