17 July 2019 GPWA Times Newsletter

Rest in peace, GPWA Loriann
It is with heavy hearts that we announce Loriann Sheridan -- known as "GPWA Loriann" on the forums -- has passed away. She helped many GPWA members when she worked as customer service representative from August 2013 until November 2017. Loriann was born in 1963 and passed away on 31 May this year. Rest in peace, Loriann.

Industry News
APCW Perspectives: Closing up shops
The repercussions of new regulations in the U.K. are starting to show up in big ways, as bookmakers have announced the possible closure of up to 3,000 betting shops.

Chelsea FC teams up with 1xBet
This week, Chelsea Football Club introduced 1xBet as its official Betting Partner for the next three seasons.

Paysafe's Rapid Transfer enabled for PokerStars
In 10 European countries, registered players of the online poker site now have the option to use Rapid Transfer to make deposits using their online banking details.

Superior Share releases bitcoin instant payments
Superior Casino, 24VIPCasino and 888Tiger Casino are now taking bitcoin deposits. Once players move bitcoins from their BTC wallets to the Blockchain Network, their casino accounts will be credited.

Betting on Sports 2020 heads to Barcelona
Sports Betting Community announced that its flagship Betting on Sports event will relocate to Barcelona in 2020 as part of international expansion plans across the sports betting and gaming industries.

Playson granted license by Romanian regulator
The new license enables Romanian-facing operators to offer Playson games, including its popular Timeless Fruit Slots series, as well as Solar Queen, Wild Warriors, Mighty Africa and Book of Gold: Classic.

Ksa posts guidelines to prevent money laundering
The purpose of the Netherlands Gaming Authority's law is to put a stop to criminal money from being laundered or used for terrorism.

BF Games to showcase Book of Gods at iGB Live!
With 10 paylines across five reels and three rows, in addition to free spin rewards, Book of Gods promises big wins to players as it is debuted at this week's conference in Amsterdam.

Upcoming Conference

Affiliate Summit East11-13 August 2019
Affiliate Summit East
Thousands of digital marketers will gather at the New York Marriott Marquis for the performance marketing industry's premier global event.

Betting on Sports17-20 September 2019
Betting on Sports
The three-day event in London will feature the very best industry content with plenty of high-level networking and business opportunities. Expect sports-betting-focused content from 200 industry speakers.

Digital Marketing Forum18 September 2019
Digital Marketing Forum
Held in London, the Digital Marketing Forum is a thought leadership and learning conference for all online marketing executives, affiliates and other industry professionals to come together and learn the latest digital marketing trends and marketing techniques.
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