Tag Archives: Totesport
- UK data privacy watchdog probes Iovation tracking software
April 6, 2017
The UK’s data privacy watchdog has opened an investigation into Iovation player tracking software used by many online bookmakers. On Wednesday, the BBC reported that the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) is probing the use of Iovation’s iesnare software, which is automatically installed on bettors’ computers without their knowledge when they...
- UK advertising watchdog slaps ‘barely legal’ tag on golfer Jordan Spieth
October 28, 2015
The UK’s advertising watchdog has told bookmakers to stop robbing the cradle, even when the youth they’re allegedly exploiting is 22 years old. On Wednesday, the UK’s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld complaints filed against gambling operators Bet365, Coral Interactive and Betfred’s Totesport brand. All three complaints were in relation...
- Betfect launches social betting network with Ladbrokes; Totesport’s mobile offering launches sportsbook
October 17, 2014
Sports betting and social technology company Betfect has launched a social betting network that aims to create a community of sports betting members. The site is still in its beta mode. The trio of Giacomo Alpago, Alessandro Alpago and Matteo Avramov Giulivi founded start up Betfect. The social betting network...
- Tote cans sponsorship; Loto-Québec figures disappoint
August 22, 2011
Totesport’s sponsorship of the Racehorse Owners Association (ROA) colours is to come to an end this month as the ROA takes over the scheme. It’s the first act that Fred Done has carried out since his company took over the Tote from government hands. It means that a ROA sponsor’s...
- Scientific Games renews Totesport deal
January 21, 2010
Lottery operator Scientific Games Corp has renewed its agreement to continue as the sole provider of server-based gaming machines for UK bookmaker Totesport. SG's wholly owned subsidiary, The Global Draw Ltd, will provide about 2000 of its Nevada gaming terminals to 530 Totesport betting shops. Read more.
Scientific Games to acquire WMS Industries for $1.42b
January 31, 2013