On Monday it was announced that Australian slot-machine developer, Aristocrat, is acquiring casino content provider, Playtech, for $3.7 billion. This has resulted in Playtech’s shares on the London Stock Exchange skyrocketing by almost 60%. This deal places Aristocrat in a favourable position, one that benefits from Playtech’s strong presence in North America and in Europe.
Former U.S. President opens up about China’s cryptocurrency politics and losing credibility. Topic of Conversation In between playing golf and asking federal judges in Florida for help to get his Twitter account back, former U.S. President Donald Trump has a busy schedule. He did manage to squeeze in an interview with Adam Shapiro and Yahoo […]
Premium slots and table games provider, Habanero, has reinforced its position in Africa through its latest deal with leading operator brand, Betway. This deal will take Habanero’s high-performing titles to the Ghanaian gaming market and is a significant milestone for the brand’s expansion plans.
Crypto exchanges and related service providers are rushing to sever ties with Chinese clients after The People’s Bank of China dubbed all crypto-related activities illegal as the country’s latest crackdown on cryptos unfolds – the broadest yet by any major economy. The Chinese central bank announced on Friday that all digital currency-related services within mainland China are banned and also warned overseas exchanges providing services to Chinese users to end operations in the country.
Opposition says current taxation rules are preventing companies from wanting to seek license. Gambling Adverts Are Back A year has passed since the Ukrainian government decided to legalise gambling. Despite the continued existence of illegal gambling halls, it has been called a success. Sounds like everybody is happy, right? Not really. During this first year, […]
Organizers of the iGB Live! Expo and the annual iGB Affiliate conference, Clarion Gaming, recently announced that registrations to the joint events held in Amsterdam this year has risen by nearly 40% after the Dutch Government eased up on Covid-19 quarantine restrictions earlier this month. SoftSwiss will be attending the joint event to showcase the company’s solutions and innovations in iGaming to existing and potential clients.
There’s cause for celebration! The flourishing online crypto casino, BC.Game has finally obtained its much-awaited Curacao Gaming License to further legitimize the casino’s gaming operations. Obtaining a casino license means adhering to gaming rules and regulations, and Curacao has a reputation for having some of the strictest licensing procedures in the industry, making this licensing authority one of the most trustworthy organizations in online gaming.
The daily crypto news reporting is a jungle and can lead to many headlines being missed because of the clutter. These are some that may have slipped you by. The Cryptocurrency Market Received a Boost For the first time since the month of May, the value of the full cryptocurrency market rose above $2 trillion. […]
The rise of crypto in South Africa has presented several lucrative opportunities to both individuals and businesses. It is becoming ever more credible for South Africans to invest in digital currencies with the security and assistance of reputable, regulated, and professional companies handling crypto affairs. South Africa celebrates its first Cryptocurrency Investment Conference, held by Alternatives Marketplace, where all the ins and outs of crypto investment topics are discussed and debated.
Crypto critics have been making a lot of fuss over the years about the environmental impacts related to the mining of said cryptocurrencies, especially that of the world’s most prominent digital currency, Bitcoin. But new research shows that a large portion of the carbon emissions caused by Bitcoin mining has been reduced quite drastically in the last six months, and it seems the future of cryptocurrency seems a lot “greener” moving forward.