Crypto Facilities is a world-leading cryptocurrency trading platform, offering individuals and institutions regulated, transparent and secure derivatives trading 24/7/365. The firm was the first regulated entity to offer futures on Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple XRP, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash. The firm is also the leading cryptocurrency index provider, calculating and administering the CME CF Bitcoin Reference Rate powering the CME Group’s Bitcoin futures. Founded in 2015 and headquartered in London, Crypto Facilities Ltd is authorised and regulated by the UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (

Kraken Acquires Crypto Derivatives Trading Platform and Index Provider, Crypto Facilities, in Nine-figure Deal

Kraken, consistently rated the most secure digital asset exchange1 and leader in euro volume since 2013, today announced the acquisition of Crypto Facilities, a world-leading, regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider. The combination creates a global leader in cryptocurrency spot and futures trading. London-based Crypto Facilities offers individuals and institutions transparent, secure, 24/7 trading on […]

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Nielsen Holdings plc announced it has completed its acquisition of SuperData Research, a leading provider of market intelligence on digital games, gaming video content, and virtual/augmented reality across mobile, PC online, console and other digital platforms. The company analyzes the spending of over 160 million paying digital gamers, worldwide. Intelligence provided by SuperData will enhance the industry-leading capabilities of Nielsen Games and Nielsen Esports, tapping into the $109B video gaming industry. SuperData provides custom and syndicated data solutions to clients and tracks the consumption of games-as-media, including esports and gaming streaming content on digital media platforms. Nielsen Games and Nielsen Esports offer unrivaled expertise in a rapidly changing marketplace, innovative technology, and groundbreaking research, analytics and insights for video game publishers, console manufacturers, and media platforms, as well as esports rights holders, brands, and other industry stakeholders around the world. With this acquisition, clients will now have greater access to global market intelligence around digital video gaming use, sales, and audiences, in addition to our existing areas of expertise such as consumer research, video game tracking, esports sponsorship valuation and consulting services. “We recognize the growing importance of the digital gaming ecosystem, and the combined strength and expertise of our businesses will deliver best-in-class solutions and services to games and esports clients around the world,” said Chris Morley, Global President, Nielsen Sports, Games and Esports. “Gamers are the trailblazers for media consumption and have become more important than ever to the global entertainment landscape. SuperData and Nielsen’s combined capabilities will allow us to provide gold standard insights that are essential to the growth of the industry,” said Janelle Benjamin, COO and co-founder, SuperData. “Video games have become a mainstream form of entertainment that engages and excites billions of people globally. In Nielsen we found a shared vision of helping clients understand the changes taking place in consumer entertainment preferences,” said Joost van Dreunen, CEO and co-founder, SuperData. SuperData is headquartered in New York, with clients in North America, Europe, Asia and Latin America. Going forward, the company will be referred to as “SuperData, a Nielsen company.”

Nielsen Acquires Digital Games Market Intelligence Provider SuperData Research

Nielsen Holdings plc announced it has completed its acquisition of SuperData Research, a leading provider of market intelligence on digital games, gaming video content, and virtual/augmented reality across mobile, PC online, console and other digital platforms. The company analyzes the spending of over 160 million paying digital gamers, worldwide. Intelligence provided by SuperData will enhance […]

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Esports betting site Luckbox has agreed a deal with leading platform provider OMEGA Systems.

Luckbox partners with platform provider Omega Systems

Esports betting site Luckbox has agreed a deal with leading platform provider OMEGA Systems. The agreement represents the latest major product development milestone for Luckbox as it prepares for launch. Earlier this month, Luckbox announced it had been awarded a full gambling licence in the Isle of Man. OMEGA Systems will provide the core of the Luckbox platform, […]

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Oath Selects AWS as Its Preferred Public Cloud Provider

Oath Selects AWS as Its Preferred Public Cloud Provider

Oath Selects AWS as Its Preferred Public Cloud Provider Global digital media and technology company leverages AWS for its broad and deep functionality, expansive global infrastructure, and highly reliable compute resources in the cloud SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Oath Selects AWS May 1, 2018– Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced that Oath, Inc., a subsidiary of Verizon (NYSE, NASDAQ: […]

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