Racing Industry Have Drone Pilots in Their Cross Hairs

In-play betting was a revolution to the gambling industry, creating new markets galore and opening the gates for new online features such as match trackers and fast markets. It also unwittingly provided an edge for punters who were bold enough to do something about it. In-play odds, live streams, and even pictures broadcast to our…

DraftKings bid for Entain – The Gold Rush Continues

The online gambling American gold rush continues with the latest takeover bid for a UK company. Ladbrokes and Coral owner, Entain, turned down a bid from their own American partner MGM earlier in the year, saying that the £8 billion offered significantly undervalued the company, but now a new suitor has taken up the scent….

888 Win the Day in Battle for William Hill

It’s been a long drawn out affair, but the saga of William Hill has finally come to its’ conclusion. The much loved British betting brand has been the subject of takeover talks for well over a year now, with many suitors clambering to acquire the company. It was back in September of 2020 that Caesars…

Most Gambling Shops Found in Poorest UK Towns

The University of Bristol is the latest organisation to carry out a study into some facet of the gambling industry, and their focus was on exactly where high streets shops are located. Unsurprisingly (for most people anyway) they found that the poorest towns in the UK had the greatest number of bookmakers. In fact, betting…

Is SportsBroker the Same as Football Index?

Anyone who lost money when Football Index came crashing to the ground probably produced the longest bargepole known to man when they read about SportsBroker. It’s an understandable reaction after the disaster that occurred back in March 2021, but is it necessary? Football Index was an online trading platform where customers could buy shares in…

Football Shirt Sponsorship: Are Trading Apps Replacing Bookies?

Betting sponsorship has played a huge role in football over the last decade, especially in the Premier League where advertising real estate commands a lot of dosh. This has also been the subject of a fair amount of controversy though, with campaigners arguing that promoting gambling vis football is irresponsible and can be harmful, especially…