|According to unconfirmed reports, UKBetting the online bookmaker may purchase Oddschecker, the Internet odds-comparison service.|
While company officials on both sides did not disclose any further information or comments, speculation is ripe over a possible acquisition of Jersey-based Oddschecker.
The company compares bookmaker prices on local and international sporting events.
Listed on London's junior Alternative Investment Market, UKBetting is valued at over 31 million pounds. UKBetting.com offers sports wagering and its Totalbet.com websites publish sports-related content on sporting life and team talk. The betting operator also provides gaming content like sports scores and news for online portals like Yahoo and mobile phone companies.
Earlier this week, UKBetting.com announced that it was launching a broadband service allowing its subscribers faster access speeds for placing online bets or online gaming.