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December 8th General news ... Sports Wager was created to assist the sports bettor in properly handicapping .
Sports Wager was created to assist the sports bettor in properly handicapping .

In order to profit in from a complex game like baseball, the bettor must be as informed as possible on the ever changing statistics and trends.


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BETABLE LOSES EXEC VP OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
2014-06-19

Jonathan Flesher has left real-money platform provider Betable after serving 18 months as executive vice president of business development.

Flesher joined Betable from social games firm Zynga where he held the same title.

He is currently serving as an advisory board member at Gamera Networks Pte. Ltd in Singapore, Tournament Trading Technologies Ltd, Tango Me, Just-Play, Appington and Hands On. He is also a member of the board of directors at Image Vision Labs.




LADBROKES CONFIRMS BETSTAR ACQUISITION (Update)
2014-04-09

UK land and online gambling Football Live Betting Lines nfl football betting Online Bingo Bicimotos group Ladbrokes has confirmed media reports yesterday (see previous InfoPowa reports) that it has acquired the Australian online sportsbetting company Betstar, advising that it paid A$ 22 million (GBP12.4 million) for the asset.
Betstar has approximately 40,000 registered customers and, in the year to 31 March 2014, it generated gross win of c.A$12.9 million on A$214 million amounts staked. On completion the business is projected to be break-even at an EBITDA level for the prior twelve months.
Annualised cost synergies of approximately A$5 million will be realised from the migration of Betstars operations to Ladbrokes digital platform and the acquisition is expected to be earnings accretive in its first year under Ladbrokes ownership.
The Betstar brand will be maintained, a Ladbrokes spokesman said.
The acquisition builds on the company's presence in the Australian market following last years acquisition of Bookmaker.com.au and the creation of Ladbrokes.com.au.
Commenting on the acquisition, Ladbrokes md for international operations, Damian Cope said:
Australia represents one of the most vibrant regulated sports betting markets in the world and todays announcement will see us add new customers to our growing presence. It offers us a chance to improve our market share and bring the innovative product development and marketing skills displayed by Ladbrokes.com.au to a wider audience.


MAJOR JACKPOT FOR NORWEGIAN MOBILE PUNTER
2014-03-07

In what it has billed as the biggest mobile jackpot win yet in Scandinavia, Net Entertainment has announced a Euro 2.45 million win on its Mega Fortune Touch mobile slot by a twenty-something Norwegian punter from Vestfold.
The lucky player hit the jackpot playing at the Betsson mobile casino on March 3rd, the software company revealed Friday, noting that the last big mobile win of Euro 658,148 occurred late January this year (see previous InfoPowa report).
The company also reiterates its claim to the biggest online progressive jackpot win ever - Euro 17.9 million - claimed on January 2013 and recognised by the Guinness Book of World Records.
Whilst the announcement reveals nothing about the lucky player or his plans for the windfall, Net Entertainment's chief product officer, Simon Hammon, said:
We couldnt be happier that Mega Fortune Touch has delivered a second huge payout since the turn of the year a record in Scandinavia. Players can enjoy Mega Fortune across all devices which enhances liquidity, so big wins can be won whether youre playing at home or on the move.