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Hacking good time for Teenage Cancer Trust

Security-savvy Sky Betting & Gaming employees raised over £800 for Teenage Cancer Trust this week when they joined a company Hack Day designed around our new Bug Bounty Programme. ... read more

9th December 2016

Product Tank to be held at Sky Betting and Gaming

Leeds digital product community is set to hear talks from Sky Betting & Gaming and British Broadcaster, the BBC as industry pros take to the floor to share their experience and knowledge as part of the global ‘ProductTank’ series. ... read more

28th November 2016

Friday Night Football star Rachel Riley hosts first Sky Betting & Gaming annual gala ball

A host of businesses from across Yorkshire gathered at the Royal Armouries on Wednesday night to attend the first ever Sky Betting & Gaming charity gala ball, celebrating the culmination of a year of fundraising in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust. ... read more

14th November 2016

Sky Betting and Gaming Annual Review 14/15

Record revenues, increased customer numbers,and a future as an ambitious independent company. A year to remember. ... read more

8th November 2016

Celebratory pitstop for tech grads

Sky Betting & Gaming’s early-careers tech recruits are celebrating their new life in the fast lane after graduating from their 14-week ‘boot camp’ leg of the recently launched Software Academy. ... read more

8th November 2016

Sky Betting & Gaming Appoints Simon Ince as Director of International Technology

Sky Betting & Gaming, which has offices in London, Leeds and Sheffield has appointed Simon Ince to its technology leadership team in the role of Director of International Technology. He will assume responsibility for the international digital and engineering teams, operating from the company’s Electric Works tech hub. ... read more

2nd November 2016

Business Systems Analyst takes his volunteering hours to Kenya

It’s been hard to miss as Sky Betting & Gaming creates a memorable year of fundraising for Teenage Cancer Trust, but all over the business our kind-hearted colleagues are raising money for causes close to their hearts. ... read more

1st November 2016

Sky Betting and Gaming helps kick start employment in Leeds

A team of footie fanatics at Sky Betting & Gaming put their volunteering hours to good use this week as they got involved in employability skills and football drills with the UK’s leading sport for employment charity, Street League. ... read more

20th October 2016

Sky Betting & Gaming Results June 2016

Leeds based independent online gambling firm, Sky Betting & Gaming, has today released full year results for the year ended 30 June 2016. The year saw continued growth delivered across all divisions. ... read more

12th October 2016

From Concept to Kick Off: Sky Bet holds inaugural commercial talk

Sky Betting & Gaming last night (6 October) held the first in a series of ‘Commercial Talks’ as industry pros took to the floor to share their experience and knowledge to the local product and marketing community. ... read more

7th October 2016

Sky Betting & Gaming recognised as one of UK’s top 100 fastest growing businesses

Sky Betting and Gaming has been ranked in the top 100 companies in a prestigious league table of the UK’s fast-growing privately owned businesses. ... read more

30th September 2016

SBG wins recruitment team of the year

SBG’s recruitment team are celebrating after scooping In-House Recruitment Team of the Year accolade in this year’s Recruitment Business Awards. ... read more

23rd September 2016

SBG hosts Gaming and Grill Festival

Sky Betting & Gaming is for the first time set to host its very own Gaming and Grill Festival, aimed entirely at its 1,000 strong workforce. ... read more

8th September 2016

SBG welcomes graduates to commercial academy

Sky Betting and Gaming has opened its doors to a further 16 graduates this week as our Commercial Scheme kicks off with an action packed fortnight of exciting induction activities. ... read more

6th September 2016

Volunteers set for the stables

Volunteers are set to get their hands dirty in aid of retired race horses when they take part in Sky Betting & Gaming's annual New Beginnings Charity Day. ... read more

2nd September 2016

SKY BETTING & GAMING ANNOUNCES £126M CONTRIBUTION TO LEEDS DIGITAL SECTOR GVA

An economic impact report by Oxford Economics released today reveals that in 2014/15 Leeds-based Sky Betting & Gaming supported a £126 m gross value added contribution to the City’s GDP, equivalent to nearly one fifth (18%) of the total digital GVA in the city(1). ... read more

28th July 2016