Tag Archives: sportsbetting
- Chris Grove seeks fans’ vigilance on 3 DFS issues
May 24, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero, Chris Grove of Narus Advisors discussed the three key sports betting developments that DFS fans need to follow. With almost two dozen US states now engaged in the debate over the legalization of daily fantasy sports (DFS), many fans are finding themselves drowning...
- Tom Light talks using personalization to engage more sports bettors
May 4, 2016
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero, Tom Light discusses how SBTech plans to utilize advanced personalization strategies to engage not only sports bettors in Euro 2016 wagers, but also casino players. The Euro 2016 is bigger than any other sports betting event so far, even bigger than the World...
- Vic Salerno: Sports betting is ‘not hurting anybody’
December 14, 2015
In this interview with CalvinAyre.com’s Rebecca Liggero, William Hill US Chairman Vic Salerno shares his thoughts on why Americans should be able to bet on sports. Sports betting is not hurting anybody. In fact, it’s a great source of revenue that many cities across the United States have yet to...
- Michael Jordan, Mark Cuban, Ted Leonsis bet $45M on sports data venture
October 28, 2015
NBA owners Michael Jordan, Mark Cuban and Ted Leonsis are gambling $45 million on a future where there is legalized sports betting. The trio of sports team owners invested their millions into Swiss sports data company Sportradar AG, which counts international bookmakers among its top clients, Bloomberg reported. Leonsis, whose...
- Nordic Leisure makes £5M offer for Betting Promotion, veteran Ian Chuter joins Playtech
October 14, 2015
Nordic Leisure announced it has made an offer to acquire sportsbetting solutions provider Betting Promotion. The Swedish gaming operator is offering one share in Nordic Leisure for each share in Betting Promotion, Reuters reported. The offer is equivalent to SEK 60.9 million (£5 million), which represents a 27 percent premium...
- Sportsbettingchamp.com founder faces jail time in illegal gambling case
October 2, 2015
The man behind sportsbettingchamp.com was sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for running an illegal gambling operation in Las Vegas and hiding some $1.4 million from IRS. Tony Chau, 32, was also ordered on Thursday to pay $567,571 in restitution to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and forfeit $1.4...
CrownBet launches new TV ad, but won’t mention betting
September 26, 2016
Indian cricket team banned from visiting casinos in Australia
January 18, 2016
Cyborgs unite: Bio implants paving the way for bitcoin payments
September 14, 2016