CG Analytics and Sportradar announce partnership agreement
CG Analytics, the data analytics subsidiary of CG Technology™ and Betradar, today announced that Betradar will be providing CG Analytics with access to a comprehensive package of pre-game and live odds data.
Under the terms of the agreement, CG Analytics will utilize the speed, accuracy and breadth of Betradar’s data and digital content and distribute this content to CG Technology to enhance its In-Running wagering platform. CG Technology’s automated In-Running wagering product will include dozens of different In-Running props which, pending regulatory approval, will give customers a broader array of options, creating a superior offering in the marketplace. The enhanced offering will be offered across CG Technology’s partner and affiliate properties, including the eight race and sports books it operates in Nevada and its international partner properties at Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas and Logrand Group in Mexico.
“We are pleased to partner with Betradar, the largest sports data provider in the world, and to boost the strength of our In-Running wagering offering,” said Lee M. Amaitis, President and CEO of CG Technology. He continued: “Through this agreement we will build on our successes in In-Running wagering and create a comprehensive, interactive data package that combines speed, accuracy and increased In-Running props, offering our customers a product that is unprecedented in the marketplace.”
Erik Lorenz, Managing Director Sales, Sportradar, said: “We are very pleased to welcome CG Analytics as a new partner of Betradar’s pre-game and live odds service. We are convinced that together we can shape future developments and play an active part in the creation of an even more exciting sports betting offering that is unparalleled in the U.S. marketplace.”
About CG Technology™
CG Technology™ is an innovative gaming technology solutions provider for lottery, gaming, race and sports wagering worldwide. We specialize in providing secure, scalable, mobile technology and risk management solutions to integrated resorts, gaming partners, race and sports books and lottery industries worldwide. Our technology solutions are designed to meet the highest standards of regulatory compliance, transactional security and customer experience. Headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, CG Technology continues to expand into new global markets and offer its partners gaming and manufacturing expertise and superior technology solutions. Our products include Android™ and Apple® compatible applications for sports wagering and real-money casino gaming, as well as our state of the art account-based wagering system.
Outside of the U.S., CG Technology has licensed its sophisticated mobile gaming and race book and sports pool systems, as well as risk management consulting services, to Atlantis, Paradise Island in the Bahamas and its systems to Logrand Group in Mexico. In addition, CG Technology has an agreement with Celebrity Cruises to offer its innovative mobile gaming technology on a selection of high-end Celebrity Cruises ships, marking the first time the cruise industry has offered customers a mobile casino gaming application. CG Technology is passionate about applying best-in-class technology to offer customers a unique, innovative and memorable gaming experience. For more information please visit: http://www.cgtglobal.com
About CG Analytics™
CG Analytics™ is a licensed Information Service Provider in the state of Nevada, providing pre-game & in-game wagering data to licensed sportsbook operators around the world. Our firm supplies its customers with odds & prices for all major sports, prior to the industry market being set. CG Analytics also licenses its data to a wide range of consumers for both wagering and non-wagering purposes. In addition, we offer our clients one of the most in-depth fraud prevention and game integrity services available. Utilizing our proprietary data along with consultative services, we are able to ensure the integrity of our customers’ sports business is upheld.
Sisal Matchpoint on air with Betradar’s Live Channel Retail and Online
We are proud to announce the successful launch of our Live Channel products with Italian bookmaker Sisal Matchpoint. Sisal Matchpoint has already integrated the Live Channel Retail in 500 retail outlets across Italy. Furthermore, the implementation of the Live Channel Online into the company’s website sisal.it has been concluded and punters have access to live streams with immediate effect.
Jörn Anhalt, Managing Director Media Rights at Sportradar, said: “We’re very delighted to have sealed the partnership with Italian key player Sisal Matchpoint. The integration of Live Channel Online and Retail strengthen Sisal’s portfolio significantly with entertaining and revenue-generating live streaming solutions, dedicated for every platform.”
The Managing Director of Sisal Entertainment, Francesco Durante explained: “Today, punters are looking more and more for interaction with sports, as shown by the growth and appreciation for live betting. Sisal Live Channel offers a rich schedule of sports events, supported by information, statistics and the latest technology.”
With the launch of the Live Channel Online in August 2014, Betradar fulfilled a key milestone in the execution of being the world-leading one-stop shop provider for the betting industry. The Live Channel Online provides online bookmakers around the world with 24/7 live sports content to increase their business’ turnover.
Betradar’s Live Channel Retail, launched in summer 2013 and incorporated in over 1,500 betting shops across the world, combines live odds, live statistics and most importantly live pictures from sporting events around the globe on one single screen. The easy-to-implement streaming offer includes a wide range of international media rights, such as the German DFB Cup and DFB National Team Home Matches, French Ligue 1 and Coupe de la Ligue, U.S Major League Soccer, German and Spanish Basketball league and several international ATP and WTA tournaments.
For more information about Sisal Matchpoint please click here.
AFF calls on Sportradar to monitor Suzuki Cup 2014
At yesterday’s signing ceremony, the Asean Football Federation (AFF), which promotes and supports the interests of the 12 South East Asian football federations, entered into a partnership agreement with Sportradar to secure their unparalleled coverage and analysis of the global betting markets across all 18 matches of the AFF Suzuki Cup 2014. Under the agreement, Sportradar will also be providing its unique education workshops to the tournament officials, both in Hanoi and Singapore, before the tournament kicks off in Hanoi on 22 November 2014.
The AFF Suzuki Cup takes place every two years, and this year, the tournament will be jointly hosted by Vietnam and Singapore, with the eight teams contesting the group stages until 29th November, after which the four qualifying teams will look to reach the finals and get their hands on the trophy on 20 December 2014. Sportradar’s Fraud Detection System will notify the AFF if there are any suspicious betting patterns on any of the 12 group games or the six games in the knock-out stages.
Speaking about the deal, Lt Gen Dato’ Azzuddin Ahmad (Retired), the General Secretary of the AFF, said: “The AFF Suzuki Cup is the most exciting competition in the region and has been electrifying fans since 1996. But we are not blind to the dangers that match fixing and manipulation poses. Together with the best monitoring system available, we will be vigilant, precisely so that our fans don’t have to be. They can just focus on enjoying the highly competitive and entertaining tournament and doing all they can to will their respective teams to the title of champions!”
Representing Sportradar at the signing, Senior Manager – Asia Oscar Brodkin had this to add: “The last 12 months has been a whirlwind for Sportradar in Asia. We have been welcomed and supported by so many federations. It should be incredibly encouraging and reassuring for all football fans in the region that leaders across Asia are standing strong in the face of match-fixing. The AFF today have shown their unwavering commitment to integrity and we will work tirelessly to help the tournament officials spot the danger signs and to keep the AFF abreast of any suspicious behaviour in the regulated and unregulated betting markets. The players and fans will make this is a magic tournament; we will do all we can to keep it honest.”
About the ASEAN Football Federation
The AFF Suzuki Cup is a biennial football competition organised by the ASEAN Football Federation (AFF), accredited by FIFA and contested by the national teams of Southeast Asia. A total of eight teams will vie for the AFF Suzuki Cup trophy from November 22 to December 20, 2014. The top two teams from the qualifiers, Laos and Myanmar, will join the six seeded ASEAN nations - holders Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam - to make up the final field of eight nations. The semi-finals and final will be played on a home and away format from December 6 to 20.
For more information about the AFF Suzuki Cup, please visit: http://www.affsuzukicup.com/2014
Betradar attends SAGSE 2014
With a vast range of innovative products Betradar attends the 22nd Edition of SAGSE 2014 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. From the 11th - 13th of November the entire portfolio can be experienced at stand 318 at the Costa Salguero Convention Centre.
Betradar’s Managed Trading Services, the new Live Channel Online and Virtual Tennis are just some highlights of the market leader of betting and sports data services, which are showcased at the SAGSE event. Major developments and improvements throughout the entire portfolio have shaped the appearance of Betradar significantly especially during the past year. Betradar will be on-site with their team to let you experience all of the products in detail and provide you with all of the information you desire.
SAGSE is the largest and most important expo in Latin America with over 6,000 attendees in 2013.
For further information about SAGSE, please visit the official website: www.monografie.com
Betradar announces new state lottery win for its Virtual Football solution
Betradar today announced that German lottery operator Lotterie-Treuhandgesellschaft mbH Hessen (Lotto Hessen) will deploy the company’s Virtual Football solution in its betting offer.
Since 2011, Betradar’s Virtual Sports Betting solution – Virtual Football has established itself as a superb concept thanks to the way it powerfully combines
the latest in artificial intelligence and 3D animation. Featuring a robust continuous league system, Betradar’s Virtual Football solution has been successfully integrated with the systems of tens of operators around the globe and reached countless loyal customers worldwide. Lotto Hessen follows as the first state lottery to use Betradar’s Virtual Football solution.
In total, Betradar serves over 30 state lotteries on four continents with its extensive product and service portfolio. “Due to the ever increasing competition from the private sector, State Lotteries need to be innovative and introduce new services to attract new customer groups and especially younger players. Betradar’s impressive suite of entertaining and profitable gaming products perfectly fit our portfolio and future plans. In order to raise our service to a whole new level we decided to turn to market leader Betradar”, says Dr. Sundermann, CEO of Lotto Hessen.
The regional lottery operator Lotto Hessen is a member of the German Lotto and Toto block and offers a wide range of lottery, sports betting and instant games in the German market. Lotto Hessen employs over 180 employees at its headquarters in Wiesbaden. They are responsible for sales, customer relationship management and quality management for all retail outlets as well as for the logistical and technical processes. Almost 1.6 million gaming orders per week are processed under the highest security measures. They arrive from a network of more than 2,000 retail outlets and are seamlessly integrated into the headquarters’ data center. The company achieved a turnover of 587.3 million euros in 2013.
Joni Hovi, Director State Lottery Business, from Sportradar, said: “We are very pleased to welcome Lotto Hessen as a new partner of Betradar’s Virtual Football solution. Lotto Hessen will take the lead in the lottery world by introducing our market leading Virtual Football solution. We are convinced that together we can shape future developments and play an active part in the creation of an even more exciting virtual betting offering for the German market.”
About Lotto Hessen
Lotterie-Treuhandgesellschaft mbH Hessen was established on 1st January 1965 as the successor to the state-owned Sportwetten GmbH Hessen and the state-owned Lotto GmbH Hessen. The company is an associated company of the federal state Hesse.
Purpose of the company is the technical implementation of state lotteries as LOTTO 6aus49, Eurojackpot, KENO, TOTO, ODDSET, additional lotteries such as plus 5, Spiel 77 and Super 6 and instant lotteries, taking into account the protection of the youth and the prevention of gambling addiction.
More information can be found on www.lotto-hessen.de