Friday, August 31, 2018

SugarHouse Casino's September promotions

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SugarHouse Casino's September promotions
Guests at the Philadelphia casino can enjoy performances in The Event Center and celebrate the beginning of football season with all-new beverage specials in Fishtown Hops and Lucky Red.

BetConstruct at this year’s SAGSE LatAm

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BetConstruct at this year’s SAGSE LatAm

BetConstruct is to attend a preeminent gaming event, the SAGSE LatAm Expo in Buenos Aires, Argentina on September 11 – 13. Latin America is a huge market for BetConstruct. During the SAGSE LatAm Expo , the company will aim to impress all attendees with its powerful solutions and the freedom of choice they offer. Among the company’s showcase at its ...

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Jackpot at Pala Casino

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Jackpot at Pala Casino
Jeffrey K., a slot player from Oceanside, California, won $18,720.97 playing Buffalo Stampede at the California casino on 29 August.

Gaming in Spain Conference: new opportunities to a maturing market

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Gaming in Spain Conference: new opportunities to a maturing market

The 2018 Gaming in Spain Conference, which takes place November 7-8, 2018, in Madrid, is your single stop to stay informed of the increasingly attractive opportunities offered by the booming Spanish online gaming market. Click here to register. Lower tax rates and strong growth offer fresh opportunities To an industry sector that often appears to be under regulatory siege, the ...

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Thursday, August 30, 2018

Novomatic H1 results boosted by Ainsworth deal

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Novomatic H1 results boosted by Ainsworth deal
Novomatic has reported a 13% year-on-year increase in sales revenue to €1

Genting Malaysia 2Q net profit more than doubles

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Genting Malaysia 2Q net profit more than doubles

KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 29): Genting Malaysia Bhd’s second quarter net profit more than doubled to RM395.71 million, from RM193.82 million a year earlier, aided by its Malaysian operations.

Should Atlantic City Casinos Be Worried About Growing Competition From Nearby States?

Should Atlantic City Casinos Be Worried About Growing Competition From Nearby States?
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Outside gambling competition is an issue for Atlantic City casinos as East Coast markets that once funneled gamblers onto the Boardwalk expand.

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Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Penn National Gaming secures approval from Missouri Gaming Commission

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Penn National Gaming secures approval from Missouri Gaming Commission
Inclusive of the approval from the MGC, Penn National has received approvals from 12 gaming regulatory bodies in connection with its proposed acquisition of Pinnacle Entertainment.

LeoVegas launches BetUK

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LeoVegas launches BetUK

The LeoVegas Group improves its offering in the UK market with the launch of BetUK as a new sports betting brand. BetUK will be LeoVegas Group’s first brand with sports betting as the primary focus. The launch will include sponsorship of the football club Swansea City AFC, for which BetUK is the official jersey sponsor. Gustaf Hagman, LeoVegas Group CEO, ...

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Online gambling firms remove restrictions on cash withdrawals

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Online gambling firms remove restrictions on cash withdrawals

Two online gambling firms must now make it easier and fairer for players to withdraw their cash following CMA action.

Nevada regulators reject deal with sports books operator

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Nevada regulators reject deal with sports books operator
Nevada gambling regulators rejected a proposed settlement on Thursday with a troubled sports books operator, which admitted to taking unlawful bets and ...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018

On A Roll: Atlantic City Casinos Handing Out High Number Of Jackpots In 2018

On A Roll: Atlantic City Casinos Handing Out High Number Of Jackpots In 2018
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Through Aug. 18, Atlantic City casinos have reported a total of $21.9 million in jackpot wins of more than $50,000, making the first half of 2018 more profitable than each of the previous three full years.

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Better Collective revenue up 93

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Better Collective revenue up 93
Better Collective, the online gaming industry educational platform developer, grew its revenue 93% year-on-year to €9

First 50 tickets to Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta for 99 EUR each!

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First 50 tickets to Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta for 99 EUR each!

Say goodbye to summer with discounts! First 50 tickets to Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta for 99 EUR each! From August 28 to August 31, you can buy tickets to the conference at the hottest price — 99 EUR! Hurry up, the amount of tickets is limited! Only first 50 lucky ones will be able to obtain tickets at the ...

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Ancient Chinese Astronomy Comes to Terrifying Life in this New Game

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Ancient Chinese Astronomy Comes to Terrifying Life in this New Game
There’s evidence of these ancient beasts appearing in China over six thousand years ago

Globatalent and SponB join forces to boost transparency in sports business

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Globatalent and SponB join forces to boost transparency in sports business

The companies have signed an agreement to integrate sports business tools and promote a vibrant ecosystem.

Monday, August 27, 2018

Trio Of Treats: Highlighting What’s What At The Three NJ Online Sports Betting Apps

Trio Of Treats: Highlighting What’s What At The Three NJ Online Sports Betting Apps
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DraftKings Sportsbook finally has competition from playMGM and SugarHouse Sportsbook. The three NJ online sports betting sites offer a variety of features, and here are the highlights.

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Belarusian online gambling launch date confirmed

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Belarusian online gambling launch date confirmed

The Belarusian tax ministry has confirmed the country will regulate online gambling from the start of April 2019. Vladimir Mukvich, the Deputy Tax and Duties Minister, informs that there would be a transitional period lasting for two years, through the 1st of April 2019, when online operators would be able to apply for an online gaming licence. Mukvich added that ...

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Saturday, August 25, 2018

Nevada regulators reject deal with sports books operator

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Nevada regulators reject deal with sports books operator
Nevada gambling regulators rejected a proposed settlement on Thursday with a troubled sports books operator, which admitted to taking unlawful bets and ...

Feeling The Pinch, Monmouth ‘Confident’ It Will Kick Off Online Sports Betting By Football

Feeling The Pinch, Monmouth ‘Confident’ It Will Kick Off Online Sports Betting By Football
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Monmouth Park was the first venue in New Jersey to accept sports wagers following the repeal of PASPA. Yet, the racetrack is falling behind in the race to launch NJ online sports betting.

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New MGM Springfield casino makes New England debut

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New MGM Springfield casino makes New England debut
Investing in the revival of historic Springield, Massachusetts' first resort and casino brings 3,000 permanent jobs and new entertainment offerings to region.

Igt And William Hill U.S. Chosen By The Rhode Island Lottery To Provide End-To-End Sports Betting Technology And Services

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Igt And William Hill U.S. Chosen By The Rhode Island Lottery To Provide End-To-End Sports Betting Technology And Services

 IGT and commercial partner William Hill U.S. announced today that they have been chosen by the Rhode Island Lottery to be the end-to-end sports betting service provider at the state’s licensed video lottery and table game establishments, Twin River Casino and Tiverton Casino.

GameArt introduces jackpot games

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GameArt introduces jackpot games

GameArt is one of the young and quickly developing companies in the modern gambling market. From 2013 onwards, the provider succeeds in creating quality software for clients from different regions, e.g., Serbia, Slovenia, the UK, Malta, and many others. GameArt is pleased to announce a new stage of its development – the release of games with jackpots. The first batch ...

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Friday, August 24, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Scientific Games and Caesars Launch Sports Betting in Newly Regulated Mississippi

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Scientific Games and Caesars Launch Sports Betting in Newly Regulated Mississippi
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") has launched sports betting with Caesars Entertainment, powered by its world-class OpenBet™ product suite

Star Entertainment annual revenue rises

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Star Entertainment annual revenue rises
Australian casino operator Star Entertainment Group grew its revenue 6% to A$2

MGM opening Massachusetts casino with a flourish

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MGM opening Massachusetts casino with a flourish
Massachusetts' first resort casino with expansive gambling and entertainment options is opening Friday with a Las Vegas-style flourish ...

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Tropicana Atlantic City's Labor Day celebration

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Tropicana Atlantic City's Labor Day celebration
During Locals Appreciation Week from 3 September through 9 September, guests will enjoy a special Industry Wednesday Pool Party as well as food, drink, nightlife and shopping specials throughout the Tropicana.

NetEnt launches Berryburst times two as it debuts MAX product line

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NetEnt launches Berryburst times two as it debuts MAX product line
Berryburst is a frenzy of floating and fluctuating fruity fragments in a 5-reel, 3-row video slot

Atlantic City casino earnings up 1.6 percent in 2nd quarter

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Atlantic City casino earnings up 1.6 percent in 2nd quarter
Atlantic City's casinos saw their second-quarter earnings increase by 1.6 percent compared with the same period in 2017. Figures released Wednesday by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement show the casinos reported a gross operating profit of $171.4 million in ...

Only 2 weeks to go until the Scandinavian Gaming Show

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Only 2 weeks to go until the Scandinavian Gaming Show

With only two weeks to go before the inaugural Scandinavian Gaming Show (Stockholmsmässan, Stockholm, Sweden, 5-6 September 2018), Eventus International discusses why the conference is important, who you will have the opportunity to meet and what you will learn. Sweden is and will continue to be one of Europe’s most acclaimed gaming destinations both for online and land-based punters and ...

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

MGC officially approves MGM Springfield grand opening

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MGC officially approves MGM Springfield grand opening
MGM Springfield successfully completed test play nights on 16 and 20 August before the scheduled grand opening to the public on 24 August.

Louisiana Lottery Extends Instant Games Contract With Scientific Games For Five Years

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Louisiana Lottery Extends Instant Games Contract With Scientific Games For Five Years
Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that the Louisiana Lottery Corporation (the "Lottery") has extended its existing contract with the Company to provide instant products and services to the Lottery for an additional five years

Top Crypto Experts Will Gather on the Second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta

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Top Crypto Experts Will Gather on the Second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta

On October 23, the international organization Smile-Expo will conduct the second Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Malta – huge event with crypto discussions by blockchain specialists. The large-scale meeting of top industry experts will become the 50th anniversary event of the Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference series. Why Malta? Malta belongs to the list of the most DLT-friendly countries and takes one ...

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Browns attracting high number of bets in Las Vegas

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Browns attracting high number of bets in Las Vegas
Sportsbooks struggled to attract any action on the Cleveland Browns from the betting public the past two years. That changed this ...

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Playtech goes live in Italy

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Playtech goes live in Italy

Pragmatic Play, one of the leading software developers in the online gaming industry, has announced an agreement with Kindred Group. The latest deal will see Pragmatic Play’s products go live to the operator’s Italian players via the Unibet.it platform. Chief Commercial Officer at Pragmatic Play, Melissa Summerfield, said: Head of Games at Kindred Group, Cristiano Blanco, said: Italian Country Manager ...

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Atlantic City Casinos Close Out July With Big Gains, But Will The Fireworks Continue?

Atlantic City Casinos Close Out July With Big Gains, But Will The Fireworks Continue?
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July revenue for Atlantic City casinos shows a 12.8 percent gain compared to July 2017, in no small part due to the combined $48 million in casino win that Hard Rock AC and Ocean Resort Casino posted.

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SLS to assume control of W hotel

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SLS to assume control of W hotel
The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies ...

Monday, August 20, 2018

Kindred Partners with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City in New Jersey

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Kindred Partners with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City in New Jersey

Kindred Group has entered into an agreement with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City, in New Jersey. The agreement spans 5+5 years and is an important first step for Kindred to offer online sports betting and gaming in the US.

The Latest New Addition To The NJ Sports Betting Scene: Kindred Group

The Latest New Addition To The NJ Sports Betting Scene: Kindred Group
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Hard Rock and Kindred Group -- best known for its Unibet platform -- announced a new agreement last week. The deal allows Kindred to pursue a Casino Service Industry Enterprise License (CSIE) in New Jersey for sports betting and online gaming.

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Ladbrokes Australia pulls out of gaming reform strategy

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Ladbrokes Australia pulls out of gaming reform strategy
Ladbrokes has distanced itself from a multi-company collaboration on safer gambling strategies in Australia

Marathonbet to sponsor Lazio despite Italian ad ban

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Marathonbet to sponsor Lazio despite Italian ad ban
Marathonbet has entered into a shirt sponsorship deal with Italian football club Lazio, despite the looming gambling advertising ban in Italy

Sunday, August 19, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Saturday, August 18, 2018

SLS to assume control of W hotel

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SLS to assume control of W hotel
The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies ...

Ticket to ride: Bacta highlight safety commitment with ADIPS

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Ticket to ride: Bacta highlight safety commitment with ADIPS

Bacta has launched an educational campaign to promote awareness of the key safety issues and responsibilities in relation to coin-operated children’s rides

SugarHouse NJ Online Casino Joins Live Dealer Party With Evolution Gaming

SugarHouse NJ Online Casino Joins Live Dealer Party With Evolution Gaming
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The lateest wave of NJ online gambling sites to launch live dealer games continues with SugarHouse joining the fray alongside Hard Rock online and 888 Casino NJ.

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Kindred Group to enter NJ sports betting with Hard Rock

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Kindred Group to enter NJ sports betting with Hard Rock
Kindred Group has signed a 5+5 year agreement with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Atlantic City in New Jersey

Friday, August 17, 2018

Jeremy Kleiman on U.S. Gambling Market Opportunities at CEEGC 2018 in a special IMGL MasterClass

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Jeremy Kleiman on U.S. Gambling Market Opportunities at CEEGC 2018 in a special IMGL MasterClass

U.S. Gambling Market Opportunities debated at CEEGC 2018 in a special IMGL MasterClass with Jeremy Kleiman (Partner at the New Jersey law firm of Saiber LLC). Budapest – 16 August 2018 – The industry portals are full of news about the gambling industry in the U.S. and this flood of data started when the Supreme Court paved the way for ...

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BingoBilly's $1,815 slots tournament

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BingoBilly's $1,815 slots tournament
Players can compete in a new tourney each day from Saturday, 18 August through Monday, 20 August. Each daily leaderboard awards $605 to the top 15 players.

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Questions, Concerns Continue About Atlantic City Rail Line Shutdown

Questions, Concerns Continue About Atlantic City Rail Line Shutdown
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Days after the NJ Transit announcement of a five-month shut down of the Atlantic City Rail Line in September, many are worried about the effect on AC casinos and commuters alike.

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Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Welcomed more than 80 Representatives from 19 Countries to its 11th Annual Latin American and Caribbean Regulators Roundtable

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Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Welcomed more than 80 Representatives from 19 Countries to its 11th Annual Latin American and Caribbean Regulators Roundtable

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) welcomed more than 80 representatives from 33 government entities and 19 countries from Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain to its 11th Annual Latin American and Caribbean Regulators Roundtable.