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6th August 2019

Caesars hit by losses despite revenue growth in first half

Caesars Entertainment has reported a net loss of $532m for the first half of 2019, despite also experiencing a year-on-year increase in net revenue. The…

5th August 2019

Pennsylvania Lottery posts record revenue and profit in 2018-19

The Pennsylvania Lottery made a record revenue of $4.5 bn from game sales in the 2018-19 fiscal year, and generated a record profit of more…

2nd August 2019

Penn National increases 2019 guidance after strong Q2

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has reported a 60.0% year-on-year increase in revenue for the second quarter of 2019, outperforming its projections for the period. Group…

2nd August 2019

Scientific Games sees revenue rise and losses shorten in first half

Scientific Games has reported a year-on-year increase in revenue for the first six months of 2019, while the supplier was also able to halve its…

1st August 2019

Penn National to promote COO Snowden to chief executive role

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has announced that its chief operating officer Jay Snowden will serve as the operator’s new chief executive, replacing the retiring Timothy…

1st August 2019

Draft bill would allow online gaming, new casino in CT

Online casinos, online poker, online and retail sports betting, online lottery sales and a new tribal gaming venue may all soon be legalised in Connecticut,…

1st August 2019

New casinos power Churchill Downs Q2 revenue growth

Churchill Downs reported a 25.8% increase in revenue to $477.4m for the second quarter of 2019 as new and newly-acquired casinos  helped the company to…

1st August 2019

GAN hails US growth as Q2 client revenue soars

Online betting and gaming technology provider GAN has cited ongoing growth in the US sports betting and igaming markets as the main driver of a…

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1st August 2019

Penn National lands multiple betting and igaming deals

US casino and racetrack operator Penn National Gaming has entered into market access agreements with DraftKings, PointsBet, theScore and The Stars Group, as well as…

31st July 2019

William Hill to open new Iowa sportsbook at Lakeside Hotel

William Hill has announced plans to open a new sportsbook at the Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Osceola, Iowa. Construction is already underway at the…

31st July 2019

IGT sets cybersecurity focus with new director appointment

International Game Technology (IGT) has appointed Dr. Samantha Ravich as an independent director as part of an effort to enhance its cybersecurity measures. Ravich, who…

31st July 2019

Puerto Rico governor signs sports betting bill into law

Puerto Rico’s outgoing governor, Ricardo Rosselló, on 29 July signed the Betting Committee Act, which would legalize sports wagering in the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico.…

31st July 2019

Nevada surpasses NJ sportsbook handle in June

The Nevada sports betting handle moved back ahead of New Jersey after the largest June intake in the state’s history, helping to bring total state…

31st July 2019

Delaware sports betting market recovers in June

The Delaware Lottery has reported an increase in sports betting revenue in June, following two consecutive months of decline in the regulated state. Revenue last…

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