Secretsales – keeping it in the family. ·

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As SecretSales scales, brothers Nish and Sach tell the story of how it all started.



Why And How FanDuel Is Creating A New Fantasy Sports Product For Its UK Launch In August ·

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FanDuel plans to launch a new variant of its daily fantasy sports product in the UK this summer, according to a recent interview with CEO Nigel Eccles. (read more about it here)



The brothers behind SecretSales.com have a £3bn market in their sights ·

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The technology business was founded in 2007 by brothers Nish and Sach Kukadia to shake up the online retail industry and give high street labels a way of selling out-of-season stock without devaluing their brand in the eyes of their consumers. (read more about it here)



FanDuel CEO on regulation, fantasy sports innovation, and the NBA’s rise ·

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What’s next for daily fantasy? (read what Nigel Eccles had to say at the Collision Conference)



Investment app Nutmeg debuts TV ad campaign ·

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Investment app Nutmeg has launched its first television advertising campaign.

The animated slot ‘Just Nutmeg It’ debuts animated characters Nut and Meg positioning the app as a transparent and accessible way to manage investments. (read more about it here)



1st anniversary of Outplay’s #1 Strategy title, Achieves 1 million downloads a week. ·

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Outplay Entertainment is proud to celebrate the 1 st birthday of Alien Creeps TD , its high-octane, free-to-play tower defense game, which exploded onto the App Store with a Best New Games accolade last September.

The game is currently triggering an astonishing 1 million downloads a week, and has achieved the number 1 spot in the Strategy game charts in over 40 countries. (read the full story here)



Oracle Buys Maxymiser ·

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Extends Oracle Marketing Cloud’s Leadership with the Industry’s Most Powerful Solution for Optimizing Web and Mobile Customer Experiences.
Oracle today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Maxymiser, a leading provider of cloud-based software that enables marketers to test, target and personalize what a customer sees on a Web page or mobile app, substantially increasing engagement and revenue. Maxymiser optimizes over 20 billion customer experiences per month for brands such as Allianz, HSBC, Lufthansa, Tommy Hilfiger and Wyndham. (read the whole story here)



FanDuel Announces Series E Financing of $275 Million from KKR, Google Capital and Time Warner ·

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FanDuel Inc. (www.fanduel.com), the largest one-day fantasy sports operator, announced it has closed $275 million in Series E financing, bringing total capital raised to $363 million. The oversubscribed round was led by KKR with Google Capital and Time Warner Investments, together with Turner Sports, also joining. A number of NFL and NBA team owners participated in the round along with previous investors, including Shamrock Capital, NBC Sports Ventures, Comcast Ventures, Bullpen Capital, Pentech Ventures and Piton Capital. (NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE) (read the full story here)



Quantcast Acquires Struq to Create Industry’s Most Powerful Solution for Digital Advertisers ·

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Quantcast, a leading technology and real-time advertising company, today announced that it has acquired London-based Struq, a global leader in the rapidly growing dynamic creative optimization (DCO) and retargeting markets. (read the full story here)



Daily Fantasy Sports Leader, FanDuel, Closes $70M Series D From Shamrock Capital Advisors, NBC Sports Ventures and KKR ·

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FanDuel Inc, (http://www.fanduel.com), the global leader in one-day fantasy sports, announced today that it has closed $70 million in Series D financing. That brings the company’s total capital raised to $88 million. The latest investment round was led by Shamrock Capital Advisors, LLC, with NBC Sports Ventures and KKR participating. (read the rest of the story here)