Tag Archives: Television Games Network
- Bookies react to Irish tax plans; Betfair talks cutting and bleeding in Arizona
December 8, 2011
Ireland’s Finance Minister Michael Noonan got bookmakers’ attention on Tuesday when his Budget 2012 document confirmed that legislation to tax online bookies is coming early in the new year. While details have yet to be finalized, the plans are known to include a 1% tax on online and phone bets,...
- TVG hires Hal Handel; Woodbine wants sports betting; Tapie stops pretending
November 27, 2011
Betfair-owned US horseracing betting outfit Television Games Network (TVG) has hired former New York racing exec Hal Handel to help sell Americans on the exchange wagering concept. Handel, who was COO of the New York Racing Association for the past four years, will “provide strategic advice and direction to TVG’s...
- TVG pushing for high definition horse racing
September 30, 2011
Television Games Network (TVG), the horseracing broadcaster and account-wagering company/ subsidiary of Betfair Group, has re-signed Keeneland Racecourse and Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Kentucky and California to exclusive television agreements through 2016. TVG has also begun asking tracks to commit to high-definition broadcasts as part of a push to...
Betfair latest to exit Poland
March 28, 2017
Betfair sponsor Juventus; Unibet sponsor Aston Villa
July 5, 2017