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Celton Manx Limited is a company that provides e-gaming products; its subsidiary SBOBET provides a platform for sports betting, live casino games, race betting and animated flash games. It is headquartered in, licensed by and fully regulated by the Government of the Isle of Man, British Isles.
The SBOBET platform is used to offer the following products:
SBOBET Sportsbook offer over 500 sporting events per week in a multiple of languages and provide live soccer updates. Available sports include soccer, basketball, baseball, tennis, football, badminton, boxing etc. Apart from its online website, SBOBET also supports mobile betting via their Mobile Web, WAP and iPhone betting services.
In 2009, The Isle of Man gave Celton Manx the unprecedented go-ahead to launch an online casino with live dealers. Bill Mummery, executive director of Celton Manx, explained that online casino players from Asia take pleasure in finding the games available in casino surroundings with real-life dealers rather than playing in opposition to an automatic number generator.
SBOBET Casino offers gaming choices such as live baccarat, roulette, sic bo, super slots, blackjack, bingo, keno and poker. Its video streaming technology aims to create a realistic casino experience for the players.
According to SBOBET’s website, SBOBET race betting has introduced discount betting to its customers by offering them the ability to pay a lower amount for a bet than the actual stake amount, along with other features like Super Odds and Fixed Odds pricing services.
The Appleby Award - Excellence in Use of Technology
Celton Manx won the Appleby Award for Excellence in the Use of Technology by the Isle of Man in 2009.
EGR Awards - Asian Operator of the Year
The EGR Asian Operator of the Year Award was won by SBOBET in both 2009 and 2010. SBOBET is also ranked as 14th on the list of Power 50 companies in eGaming Review's 2012 ranking of 50 most influential operators. In 2011, SBOBET was ranked as 11th on the same list.
International Business of the Year
In 2010, Celton Manx won International or the year award which they sponsored three years later.
Since 2010, Celton Manx Limited has sponsored the Bobby Moore Fund for Cancer Research UK charity. Manx Cancer Help was also established to empower cancer patients, integrating professional help and communities to create a strong support system for them to live with, through and beyond cancer. Celton Manx is to sponsor the Archibald Knox Ball in aid of Manx Cancer Help, to be held in September 2014 to affirm the efforts of the charity organization.
Celton Manx Limited did sponsor the 2011 and 2012 STEP programmes. The scheme is designed for undergraduates to undertake a technical or business development project within a small or medium-sized organisation whilst also gaining valuable experience in the workplace.
In August 2013, Celton Manx announced its Asian Betting Partnership agreements with five Barclays English Premier League teams, becoming the official Asian betting partner of Swansea City A.F.C., West Ham United F.C., Southampton F.C., Hull City A.F.C. and Norwich City F.C. for the 2013-14 season.
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