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11th May 2020

AGS slips to loss in Q1 as Covid-19 casino closures hit

Gaming technology supplier AGS has said that enforced closures as a result of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) global pandemic were to blame for it posting…

11th May 2020

GAN raises $62.4m from US IPO

Gambling software provider GAN has revealed that it was able to generate a total of $62.4m from its US initial public offering, signficantly more than…

7th May 2020

Impairment charges hit Penn National bottom line in Q1

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has posted a loss of $608.6m for the first quarter of 2020, primarily due to impairment charges and the shutdown of…

7th May 2020

Wynn slips to loss in Q1 due to Covid-19 closures

Casino operator Wynn Resorts has put a net loss of $402.0m in the first quarter primarily down to the temporary closure of its sites in…

7th May 2020

Mobile horse race betting to launch in Michigan

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has approved online and mobile betting on advance deposit horse racing after a new order from executive director Richard S.…

6th May 2020

QL Gaming acquires sports forecasting service Accuscore

Sports data and affiliate business the QL Gaming Group has acquired Finnish sports forecasting company Accuscore and raised $1.1m in a new round of funding.…

6th May 2020

OK AG: Governor lacked authority to strike tribal compacts

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has issued an official opinion stating that Governor Kevin Stitt lacks authority to agree compacts with Indian gaming tribes that…

5th May 2020

Loto-Québec begins reopening of lottery retail network

Canadian provincial lottery operator Loto-Québec has begun to resume retail sales of its lottery product at certain venues throughout Québec.  Beginning yesterday (4 May), Loto-Québec…

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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5th May 2020

WV igaming market could be live by July

The West Virginia Lottery Commission has approved emergency rules for online gaming in the state, with director John Myers revealing that operators could be up…

4th May 2020

DraftKings launches online casino in Pennsylvania

Real money gaming and fantasy sports operator DraftKings has announced the launch of its new online casino product in the state of Pennsylvania. Launched in…

4th May 2020

Nevada casinos limited to 50% occupancy after reopening

Casinos in Nevada must limit the number of players in their facilities and at gaming tables in order to prevent transmission of novel coronavirus (Covid-19)…

1st May 2020

Illinois announces latest extension to gaming shut-down

The Illinois Gaming Board has once again extended the suspension of all brick-and-mortar gaming activity in the state as a result of novel coronavirus (Covid-19). …

1st May 2020

CANJ and AtlantiCare collaborate on reopening NJ casinos

The Casino Association of New Jersey (CANJ) and healthcare system AtlantiCare will work together to create a “comprehensive plan” to reopen casinos in Atlantic City…

1st May 2020

Nascar sets out plans to resume racing on May 17

Organizers of the Nascar motor-racing series have announced plans to resume racing on 17 May with a Nascar Cup Series event at the Darlington Raceway…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 44

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