Tag Archives: X-Factor
- X Factor Star in William Hill Theft Query
December 9, 2013
Just a few months after the One Direction star Harry Styles hit the headlines after being spotted playing roulette in the Crown Perth’s VIP Pearl Room, (whippee wow) another X Factor star is in the news after a gambling affiliation of a different kind. Rough Copy singer Sterling Ramsey has...
- Lottomatica becomes GTECH; Quickfire has the X Factor; Tipp24 and FutureLogic appoint CFOs
January 25, 2013
Italian gaming firm Lottomatica Group has confirmed a change of name to GTECH as they look to further global expansion. Lottomatica explained in a release that the changes are aimed at “supporting growth”, “improving efficiency”, and “enchancing profitability across operations”. They also confirmed the move will “step up the pace...
- Paddy Power offers punters free £1m roulette spin; Sportsbet drops NSW action
November 15, 2012
To promote its new Roller Casino mobile app, Paddy Power is offering punters a chance to win £1m on a single spin of the roulette wheel. Marketing Magazine reported that the Paddsters were launching a four-week campaign starting Nov. 15 via social media, in which players will be presented with...
- Rank S&P rating raised and signs X Factor deal; Betfair grooming new chairman; Betfred signs sports clothing agreement
December 7, 2011
UK gambling industry firm Rank had its credit rating raised off the back of a more stable outlook. Standard & Poor raised the company’s corporate credit rating from “B+” to “BB-“. Much of it comes back to a ruling by the European Court of Justice to allow them to retain...
- Betfair helps bust cheating X Factor bettors
April 7, 2011
When will cheating gamblers ever learn? If you’re going to try and cheat an online sportsbook, you better try your luck at some small unknown run of the mill outfit with a shitty staff, even then you still might get caught. At the simplest level, international online gambling operators are...
- X-factor: Punter Places £1000 On Marlon Mckenzie
September 24, 2010
A William Hill punter in Somerset has placed a £1000 wager on Marlon McKenzie to win this year’s X-Factor at a price of 20/1. He stands to win £20,000 should Marlon be successful in the show. Cher Lloyd has been cut in the betting from 3/1 to 5/2. Liam Payne,...
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