Tag Archives: sponsorships
- Why I Believe Poker and eSports Have an Ethical Obligation to Choose Sponsors Wisely
October 6, 2015
Lee Davy opines on the role that the eSports industry, and poker, have in creating relationships with sponsors that create a betterment to the world, and not solely go for the companies that offer the most cash. In 2013, Netherlands-based Spil Games collected research that showed 44% of the world’s...
- Nitrogen Sponsors Vega Squadron
September 2, 2015
We are beyond excited to be able to announce our brand new partnership with eSports team Vega Squadron! For Nitrogen Sports, this sponsorship is a thrilling new way to bring bettors and fans closer to the action than ever before. Nitrogen Sports now offers more Dota 2 lines than ever, a...
- Mansion, Matchbook and Interwetten firm up football sponsorships
July 14, 2015
Online gambling operator Mansion Group has inked its second English Premier League sponsorship deal in as many months. Last week, the Gibraltar-based Mansion announced that it had signed on as official main club sponsor of Crystal Palace FC. Mansion says its logo will adorn the club’s kit, which suggests that...
- SBOBET exiting UK market while 12Bet pulls sportsbook, leaves casino
September 5, 2014
The ranks of primarily Asian-facing online gambling operators ditching the UK market ahead of new licensing requirements continues to grow. Earlier this week, Gibtaltar-licensed operator Mansion gave its UK poker customers official notice that it would no longer take their business as of Sept. 15, one day before the UK...
- UK wiggle room on sports sponsorship for Asian online gambling firms
July 14, 2014
The UK Gambling Commission has offered hope for online gambling operators seeking to maintain their partnerships with sports franchises without having to apply for a UK gambling license, although it suggests the ultimate determination will have to be made by the courts. As of Oct. 1, the UK’s new Gambling...
- Optimal Payments sponsor Crystal Palace as Asian gambling firms face deadline
July 8, 2014
Optimal Payments, the UK-listed parent company of online payment processor Neteller, has inked a shirt sponsorship with Premier League football club Crystal Palace. The two-year deal will take effect this summer and will allow the Neteller brand to feature prominently on the front of Crystal Palace’s kit. The deal marks...
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Interview with Optimal Payments’ President and CEO Joel Leonoff
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