–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Global Betting and Gaming Consultants (GBGC) was established by its
Chief Executive and founder Warwick Bartlett during 1998. GBGC
also keeps abreast of all the latest corporate news in the sector as the
company publishes the quarterly GBGC50 and iGBGC indices.
Projects have included market research/assessments, business/facility
planning, product evaluations, design/operational reviews, the
development/review of corporate strategies, license applications,
regulation development for and on behalf of governments, IPOs, M and A
and due diligence. In addition to monitoring all of the
specialist industry press, both domestic and international, the company
also benefits from a daily electronic press cutting service that covers
more than 2,000 publications worldwide. Typically clients include, operators,
monopolies/lotteries, suppliers, investment banks, the major
consultancies, and governments.
Our client base ranges from leading financial institutions such as UBS
and Dresdner Kleinwort to William Hill plc
GBGC also provided the data on Internet gambling to lawyers representing
the government of Antigua in its case against the United States at the
The statistics and forecasts that are contained within the Global
Gambling Report have become widely recognised, within the industry, the
financial community and the Media, as the industry standard for sizing
both the online and offline gambling markets. Consequently GBGC are the
most widely quoted source of industry data in share prospectuses and
analysts’ notes as well as on TV/Radio and in publications as diverse as
the Financial Times, Forbes, Time Magazine, BBC Radio 4, BBC Breakfast,
ITN news, the Economist and Fortune magazine.
GBGC’s combination of operational and
financial experience combined with our gambling industry focus, our
extensive network of contacts and that fact that we are regarded as an
independent commentator on the industry means that we are able to
scratch the surface and get to the bottom of issues which can sometimes
be clouded by data alone.
GBGC’s personnel spend all of their time
looking at the gambling market. We have advised the Government of Botswana on the
implementation of their new Gambling Act.
Type of Organization:
. As a result in this
instance we would be able to offer knowledge of the European, Australian
North & South American and Asian gambling markets.
GBGC’s tracks market data, regulation and
industry news as it happens. As a result they have a much more in
depth understanding of the key issues and the direction that market
CEO: Warwick Bartlett
2nd Floor , 8-10 Malew Street
Castletown, OTHER IM9 1AB
GBGC has established itself as the most credible specialist
international gambling consultancy in the world. The company has work
with or supplied information to over 400 clients the majority of whom
are ‘blue chip’.
In addition to its consultancy GBGC has produced four reviews of the
global gambling market that have been widely acknowledged to be the best
available both in terms of both their detail and accuracy. This is monitored on a daily
basis with a newsfeed service being provided at www.gbgc.com.
Global Betting and Gaming Consultants
COO: Mark Pilkington
Bartlett was advisor to The Government of Malta for two years and our
advice helped Malta establish itself as the leading off shore gambling
jurisdiction. Bartlett has
an extensive track record in the gambling industry spanning some 40
In addition GBGC could offer the added value of the knowledge of over
200 additional betting, gaming and lottery markets around the world and
would be able to instantly highlight any relevant comparators, etc. The latest
review published October 2008 extends to over 1000 pages.
Head Of Research: Lorien Pilling
With an international focus GBGC are able to offer clients an additional
perspective gained from researching markets, working on projects and
attending/speaking at conferences around the world