Online Casino and Gambling News: May 2015

Cristiano Ronaldo Becomes PokerStars Ambassador

Football star Cristiano Ronaldo has become PokerStars latest brand ambassador, and will represent the brand in both live and online poker tournaments.

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Optimal Payments Buys Mobile Developer

Internet payment processor Optimal Payments has announced that it has purchased Canadian mobile developer FANS Entertainment for $16 million CDN.

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Global Gambling Market Worth $450 Billion

Isle of Man based consulting firm Global Betting and Gaming has released their tenth annual Global Gambling Report, noting that the world's gambling market grew to more than $450 billion USD last year, an increase of 3.2%.

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Ebet Limited Teases June Financial Results

Australian betting firm Ebet Limited has announced that they will be releasing their financial report on August 27th, and gave a brief preview of their financials, showcasing good financial results.

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Microgaming to Release Five New Games

Internet gaming software developer Microgaming has announced the upcoming release of five new video slots, which are set to launch on June 3rd on both Flash and Quickfire platforms.

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SkillOnNet to Release Mobile Version of "Black Magic Fruits"

Internet betting software developer SkillOnNet has announced that they have released a mobile version of the Barcrest slot Black Magic Fruits.

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Spin Genie Ads Pulled by ASA

A SpinGenie TV and web ad has been pulled following a ruling by the UK Advertising Standards Authority for reportedly appealing to citizens under 18 years of age.

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Amaya Gaming to Trade on Nasdaq Global Select Market

Canadian betting firm Amaya Gaming has announced that it will begin trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market on June 8th, 2015 under the symbol AYA.

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Feds Dealt Huge Setback in Phua Case

US prosecutors in Nevada were dealt a huge setback in their case against poker player Paul Phua as a judge ruled that evidence cannot be used in a late charge that the government filed after they were dealt a paralyzing setback last month.

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Gala Coral to Sell Off 132 Bingo Clubs

British betting giant Gala Coral is reportedly gearing up to sell its interest in 132 bingo clubs in the country, reportedly seeking around £250 million.

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