888 Holdings announces strong first-half

Online gaming company 888 announced a jump in first-half pre-tax profits of nearly 300 per cent, to $19 million, against the same period last year. Net gaming revenue for continuing operations in the period also increased to $97 million, a rise of 24 per cent.

Playtech finalises Mansion deal
Playtech has signed a deal with Gibraltar-based gaming firm Mansion to supply a suite of over 90 gambling games to the company’s website. The new offerings will be fully integrated with Mansion’s own portfolio of casino games, which will remain on offer.