logo
Share SHARE
FONT-SIZE Plus   Neg

Glu Mobile Unveils Real-Money Gambling Offering With Probability; Stock Surges

Glu Mobile Inc. (GLUU), a developer and publisher of freemium games for smartphone and tablet devices, announced the availability of its first real-money mobile gambling offering through Probability Plc. (PBTY.L), the mobile entertainment gambling provider.

The mobile slot game features intellectual property from Glu's Samurai vs. Zombies Defense and is made available to mobile real-money gamers in the UK through Probability's distribution network.

"We are pleased to expand our mobile portfolio to include real-money gambling. We anticipate that real-money gambling will continue to gain momentum globally and believe that with this offering, Glu is well positioned to capitalize to the extent that additional markets adjust regulations," said Niccolo de Masi, Chief Executive Officer of Glu Mobile.

Glu Mobile said that the company and Probability entered into a strategic relationship for real-money gambling in 2012 and plan to offer additional Glu-branded mobile gambling games. Glu original IP-branded casino games will be offered as part of the Probability portfolio and will be offered to a broad range of Probability's partners such as Paddy Power, William Hill, and Probability's white label partners.

GLUU closed Monday's trading at $2.42. In Tuesday's pre-market trading, the company's shares are up $0.48 or 19.83 percent to $2.90.

by RTT Staff Writer

For comments and feedback: editorial@rttnews.com

Business News

Quick Facts

Editors Pick
Media entertainment company CBS Corp. (CBS, CBS-A), Tuesday reported an increase in profit for the first quarter, driven largely by double-digit increase in revenues reflecting strong performance of television network segment. The New York-based company's first-quarter profit rose to $473 million... A Brazilian judge has ordered all wireless phone carriers in the country to block WhatsApp after the Facebook-owned messaging service failed to comply with an order asking to turn over data related to a criminal investigation. According to reports, the app, which is used by over 100 million Brazilians,... Amazon.com Inc. intends to bring its free same-day delivery to the Bronx and Chicago's South Side areas. The online retailer's plans comes after severe criticism were raised that the company unfairly left out some predominantly black and Hispanic areas from its Prime service. An analysis done by...
comments powered by Disqus
Follow RTT