Betsson AB, a Swedish based betting company, released the results of its 1st quarter. The report shows a large increase in revenues but a lower level of income for operating purposes.
Betsson AB’s total revenues came in at 638.6 million (SEK). This was an increase of close to 20%. There operating income was 161 million (SEK) which was down by 7.3% overall. The reduced profits it saw from its casino operation had an impact on this which was reported to be 325.4 million (SEK). This was a result of reduced activity after a large jackpot was won from a competing casino using the same software at Betsson AB.
The report also shows that 200 million (SEK) was spent on marketing and the sportsbook side of things saw an increase of 46.9% however those margins were affected by freebets. Total income tax paid was 160.2 million (SEK) and a net income of 151.8 million was generated. This saw a dividend of 3.91 (SEK) paid per share. The total deposits for the year 2012 came in at 2,113.9 million (SEK) which was also an increase of 43.9% overall.
For the most part Betsson AB had a great year and confidence remains high.
Crazy Vegas casino has opted to go forward and offer the new Playboy live dealer games that have been added by Microgaming. Microgaming and Playboy entered into this partnership to properly represent the Playboy name and create an online gaming environment that is consistent with the Playboy image.
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Columbia’s land casino regulator issued a warning to “illegal” internet betting operators, urging them to avoid the country in what is being termed an active attempt to keep firms from being party to a “bad actor” ban when online betting is legalized.
The warning came from Rodrigo Vélez Jara, the President of regulator Coljuegos, who made it clear that internet based betting is currently illegal in the South American country.
Coljuegos has been working on a regulated cyber betting system since 2012, when the Columbian government ordered the organization to craft something that would work in the country of more than 47 million people.
It has been hinted that current betting operators working afoul of the law would be subject to IP address blocking and financial transaction restrictions when the legalized system is put into place.
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