Las Vegas

30th September 2021

Nevada gaming revenue passes $1bn for six consecutive month in August

Nevada gaming revenue hit $1.17bn in August, the sixth month in a row that the state has reported a ten-figure total, and a significant improvement…

27th August 2021

Nevada gambling revenue reaches record $1.36bn in July

Gambling revenue in Nevada reached a new all-time high of $1.36bn in July, partly due to a record performance by sportsbooks in the US state.…

5th August 2021

Wynn Resorts records year-on-year success in H1 2021

Wynn Resorts has reported a revenue of $1.72bn in a profitable half-year for the company, a rise of 66.1% compared to the half-year 2020 results, which…

28th July 2021

Face masks to return in Las Vegas as Nevada ramps up Covid-19 measures

Consumers in Las Vegas will once again have to wear face masks when gambling at land-based casinos after Nevada’s government reintroduced certain restrictions and measures…

16th July 2021

Elys to launch new betting platform with CDI after US Bookmaking deal

Interactive gaming and sports betting company Elys Game Technology (Elys) has announced that it will showcase its new retail sports betting platform, Elys Gameboard US,…

1st July 2021

State of the Union: Canada, Nevada, Bally’s and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Canada’s single event betting bill, as well as the latest numbers from Nevada,…

30th June 2021

Nevada revenue grows as Covid-19 controls relax

In the wake of Nevada casinos’ capacity increasing to 80% in May, state gaming revenue grew 18.9% month-over-month. Total gaming revenue for May came to…

27th May 2021

Nevada to end all social distancing and capacity restrictions on June 1

The Nevada Gaming Control Board has announced that all remaining social distancing and capacity limit novel coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions in the US state will be…

13th May 2021

Caesars and MGM return to full capacity as Las Vegas Covid-19 measures eased

Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts International have become the latest operators to secure approval to return to full capacity at their land-based casinos in Las…

30th April 2021

Casinos emerge from the Covid-19 storm

Nevada’s casinos are preparing to increase capacity to 80% from 1 May, and may soon be welcoming pre-pandemic numbers of patrons by the start of…

28th April 2021

Nevada casinos post first billion-dollar month since February 2020

Gaming revenue in Nevada for March surpassed $1bn, marking the first time since the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) shutdown that it hit this figure.  Total revenue…

26th March 2021

Nevada February revenue down 25.9% YoY after full year of Covid-19 impact

Nevada gaming revenue came to $772.4m in February, the highest total since October 2020, but this was still down 25.9% year-on-year as the state experienced…

3rd March 2021

Sands sells Las Vegas empire for $6.25bn

Land-based gaming giant Las Vegas Sands has agreed to sell all of its Las Vegas properties and operations, in order to shift its focus to…

25th February 2021

Nevada sportsbooks enjoy strong start to 2021

Nevada gaming revenue improved month-over-month in January, though lagged behind prior year levels, while the state’s sportsbooks posted strong figures for the month.  January revenue…