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13th June 2019

Rush Street to rebrand Philadelphia casino in $15m revamp

Rush Street Gaming has announced plans to rebrand its flagship Pennsylvania property SugarHouse Casino as Rivers Casino Philadelphia as part of a $15m overhaul of…

13th June 2019

Raketech launches Canadian casino comparison site

Affiliate marketing giant Raketech has moved into the Canadian market with the launch of CasinoFever.ca, a casino comparison site.  The site aims to provide Canadian…

13th June 2019

PA regulator approves Penn National satellite casino plan

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has granted Penn National Gaming (PNG)  licensing approval for a new satellite casino in the state  The operator will…

13th June 2019

Spin Games secures PA igaming supplier license

Nevada-based casino content provider Spin Games has been awarded a conditional igaming manufacturer license by the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB). The license enables Spin…

13th June 2019

DoJ to hold off on Wire Act enforcement until 2020

A memo from the US Deputy Attorney General has informed law enforcement staff working under the Department of Justice (DoJ) that there will be no…

12th June 2019

New Jersey gambling revenue rises to $276.8m in May

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has reported a 27.1% year-on-year rise in regulated gaming revenue in May, aided by land-based and online casino…

12th June 2019

Oregon Senator files amendment to block mobile betting

The Oregon State Lottery’s plans to roll out mobile wagering ahead of the 2019 National Football League (NLF) could be halted by a proposed amendment…

12th June 2019

US casino gaming revenue tops $41bn in 2018

The US commercial casino industry saw gaming revenue grow to $41.7bn in 2018, according to the American Gaming Association’s annual survey of the sector.  Gaming…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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11th June 2019

California Governor appoints new lottery director

California Governor Gavin Newsom has appointed former tribal lobbyist Alva Johnson as director of the State Lottery.  Johnson replaces Hugo Lopez, who announced that he…

11th June 2019

West Virginia sports betting revenue rockets in May

Regulated sports betting revenue in West Virginia rocketed by 69% month-on-month in May to $937,065 (£736,725/€827,996), while amounts wagered rose 4%. Consumers in West Virginia…

10th June 2019

NY Gaming Commission approves sports betting regulations

The New York Gaming Commission has today (June 10) approved regulations governing sports betting in the state.  The approval clears the way for the licensing…

10th June 2019

Continent 8 to open Atlantic City datacenter 

Network solutions provider Continent 8 will open a new datacenter later today (June 10), with which it aims to make New Jersey largest hub for…

7th June 2019

Oregon Lottery signs sportsbook contract with SBTech

The Oregon State Lottery and SBTech have signed a contract that will see the supplier’s technology used to power the state’s mobile and retail sportsbook…

7th June 2019

Louisiana sports betting hopes die, take fantasy bill with them

The end of the Louisiana legislative session passed yesterday (June 6), with efforts to pass sports betting legislation failing.  This failure also saw Senator Daniel…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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