Online gambling boosts NetPlay

Online gambling company NetPlay announced interim results yesterday showing an increase in profit for the first half of the year of £2.3m, compared to £1.6m in 2012. “Our investment in mobile and tablet continues to deliver positive results,” said NetPlay chief executive Charles Butler. Revenue for the company improved 36 per cent to £14.2m in 2013, from £10.4m in the same period last year.