Betting Exchange News
New Permit regulations drive Betfair out of Greece
Betfair bail out of Greece, citing financially unviable market.
Matchbook.com and Sam Trickett end poker sponsorship deal on a high
Trickett has headlined a stable of elite poker players that Matchbook has sponsored at poker events around the world.
Betting Promotion nominated for two EGR B2B Awards
Content and trading services provider recognized in Sports Betting Supplier of the Year and Services Rising Star of the Year categories.
Cantor Gaming to provide fixed-odds for 32Red
Cantor Gaming & Wagering will provided financial fixed odds for online casino operator 32Red.
Financier disappears amid claims of debts worth more than £70m
International news brief: Nicholas Levene also being pursued separately by two spread betting firms over alleged unpaid sports gambling debts worth hundreds of thousands of pounds.
Gala Coral faces wrath of regulators
International news brief: Gala Coral facing another wave of regulatory uncertainty.
Betfair Has Hopes for U.S. Exchange Betting
International news brief: Betfair wants to establish a worldwide betting exchange that includes the United States.
William Hill to close 14 betting shops in Ireland
International news brief: Bookmaker William Hill plans to close 14 shops in the Republic next month with the loss of 53 jobs.
Betfair takes a £35m punt on American racing channel
International news brief: Betfair took a huge stride into the American racing and betting markets yesterday when it purchased the racing television channel TVG for $50m.
Business as usual for Betfair backers hit by charges
International news brief: Monday marked the start date for Betfair's new 'premium charge', designed to extract extra money from its most consistent and efficient winners.
Getz's Underdog Theorem a fresh approach to betting pro football
Eddie Getz's The Underdog Theorem may be the sleeper of the year. Getz probes, offers examples, underlines hypocrisies and compares betting pro football to investing in the stock market.
Online gambling activists fighting back in Washington
The state of Washington has become a focal point in the fight against criminalizing online gambling. One online player is suing the state for making Internet gambling a felony. Another is arguing that his betting exchange is legal.
Annual GIGSE Conference Attracts Record Numbers
Record numbers of I-gaming industry members participated in the annual Global Interactive Gaming Summit and Expo (GIGSE) May 16-18 at the Palais de Congres in Montreal.
Dynamite Idea, Vernonsgames Launch Fixed Odds Betting Games
Dynamite Idea has teamed up with Vernons, in conjunction with gambling system partner Orbis Technology, to launch a suite of innovative fixed odds betting games.
Matchbook Officially Launches Exchange Betting Site in North America
Matchbook has officially launched its online exchange betting gaming site, following its successful spring 2005 beta launch.
Tasmanian Online Betting Approved
International News Brief: Australian punters will be able to legally bet against each other online within weeks, after Tasmania's upper house yesterday approved a licensing regime for betting exchanges.
PicksPal.com Picks Kansas City
PicksPal.com has selected the Kansas City Chiefs (3-2) vs. Miami Dolphins (2-3) as its "Game of the Week."
Youwager.com Launches P2P System
Youwager.com offers sports gambling enthusiasts the opportunity to make various individual wagers on every single play during a live football game.
Gamebookers Launch Greek Version
Gamebookers today announced the launch of its website in a Greek language version.
Website Attracts Japanese Gamblers
International News Brief: A new type of Web site has proved to be a Japanese gambler's online paradise.
Namtiori Launches BetOnBourse Game
Namtiori Ltd. introduces BetOnBourse, a unique Stock Exchange platform betting game that delivers fast action, moment by moment excitement, and up-front profits for operators.
PoserFish.com Launches P2P Network
PoserFish.com offers a new way for its members to wager on any topic imaginable on it’s peer-to-peer network.
Betfair.com Wins License in Malta
International News Brief: Online betting exchange Betfair.com has been awarded a licence to operate out of Malta which will enable it to offer services which UK gambling legislation currently inhibits.
European Betting Exchange Launches Online Site
The European Betting Exchange Plc. has successfully launched its live person-to-person horse racing only betting exchange site.
AnyBets.com Revolutionizes Internet Gaming with Poll Betting
Poll betting is a new cross-breed of consumer poll and pool betting that is not only making a splash on the betting market, but proving itself the most accurate form of consumer survey.
Winslet Favoured for People Magazine's 'Best Dressed' at Oscars
The title of 'Best Dressed' Actress in a Leading Role nominee is where people are putting their money, and the action is at international celebrity poll betting site AnyBets.com.