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On Tuesday Codere launched the fourth edition of the annual study of Spanish gambling which it conducts in cooperation with the Institute of Policy and Governance at the University Carlos III of Madrid.
Poker Remains Spain’s Second Most Popular Form of Online Gambling

The Codere Foundation’s independent annual study of Spanish gambling was launched on December 1 and will shortly be available for download.


The fifth annual study on the “Social Perception on Gambling in Spain” is now available from the Codere Foundation.
Codere Report Explains Spanish Market Weakness as the Result of Economic Crisis

43% of players play on gray market sites—and many don’t know they are doing so.


The charitable arm of Spanish gaming company Codere has published its fourth report on Social Perception on Gambling in Spain 2013.
Report Confirms Spanish Online Gaming Market Decline

The financial crisis has reduced both the amount and proportion of leisure spending on gambling.


Codere has failed to make a a €31m interest payment on one of its bonds. The Spanish global gaming company has made losses for seven straight quarters and has only €95m in cash on its books.
Spain’s Codere Defaults on its Debt

The default may result in creditors swapping debt for control of the company.


Spain’s Codere Foundation has published a comprehensive report of the Spanish gambling industry which shows that total betting has fallen 27% in five years.
Codere Foundation Reports Spanish Gaming Market Down 27% in Five Years

Spain’s Codere Foundation has published a comprehensive report of the Spanish gambling industry which shows that total…


Codere has managed to negotiate with its creditors to stave off bankruptcy. Creditors provided an extra €35m in loans which allowed it to make an interest payment on $300 million of bonds.
Codere Defaults but Creditors Keep it Alive

A deal with creditors keeps Codere going until Jan next year, but it has to renegotiate over €1bn in debt.


Spain's biggest gaming Codere SA has to strike a deal this week to avoid bankruptcy. The company missed a coupon payment on outstanding bonds and must now restructure its debt with the agreement of creditors.
Codere Needs a Deal to Avoid Bankruptcy

Spanish gaming giant Codere missed an interest payment on its debt and now faces restructuring.


A Spanish court in Barcelona has ruled in favor of PokerStars in a case brought by Spanish land-based gaming giant Codere that alleged PokerStars operated…
Spanish Court Rejects Codere Claim Against PokerStars

A Spanish court in Barcelona has ruled in favor of PokerStars in a case brought by Spanish land-based gaming giant…


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