Pennsylvania

20th July 2021

Pennsylvania achieves record revenue after strong casino performance

The state of Pennsylvania achieved a record gaming revenue figure of $3.88bn for the fiscal year 2020/21 – the period of July 1, 2020 to…

16th July 2021

Pennsylvania GCB names Denise Smyler as new chair

Denise Smyler has been named chair of Pennsylvania’s gaming regulator following the retirement of David Barasch. Smyler became a member of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control…

16th July 2021

World Series of Poker goes live in Pennsylvania

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is live in Pennsylvania for the first time after being approved by the state’s regulator. Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board…

14th July 2021

Pennsylvania regulator to hold public hearing on proposed casino

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) will hold a public input hearing on August 16 in the municipality of College Township, Centre County, to consider…

1st July 2021

GiG and PlayStar casino sign platform agreement for Pennsylvania expansion

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has signed a four-year platform agreement with existing partner PlayStar Casino, allowing the online operator to expand its offering into Pennsylvania.…

17th June 2021

Pennsylvania sets igaming revenue record again in May

Pennsylvania set yet another record in online casino revenue in May, as operators brought in $98.6m, up 76.7% from May 2020, and 10.9% ahead of…

25th May 2021

Gaming Realms lands Pennsylvania igaming license

Content developer Gaming Realms has secured a license to launch its igaming solutions and products in the US state of Pennsylvania. Issued by the Pennsylvania…

20th May 2021

Pennsylvania regulator issues first fine to fantasy sports operator

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has issued Fantasy Sports Games with a fine of $7,500 after ruling it operated fantasy sports contests prior to…

18th May 2021

Pennsylvania sets revenue record as casinos re-open in April

The state of Pennsylvania generated gaming revenue figures of $404.1m (£284.9m/€331.0m) for April, a massive 776.2% increase on the same month last year when casinos…

29th April 2021

BetMGM launches online poker mobile apps in Pennsylvania

BetMGM, the gambling brand operated via the joint venture between Entain and MGM Resorts, has launched two online poker mobile apps in Pennsylvania. BetMGM Poker…

27th April 2021

Churchill Downs launches igaming in Pennsylvania, online betting in three states

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has announced the debut of its Twinspires Sports app in the states of Indiana and Colorado, and the launch of the…

26th April 2021

Pennsylvania Gaming Dashboard – April 2021

Pennsylvania set another new record for igaming revenue in March as it narrowly missed out on $100m in online casino revenue, while revenue from sports…

16th April 2021

Pennsylvania gambling revenue rockets 162.7% in March

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has reported a 162.7% year-on-year increase in gambling revenue for the US state in March, while the market also…

18th March 2021

State of the Union: FanDuel, PointsBet, New York and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Flutter’s potential plans to spin off its FanDuel brand, as well as PointsBet’s…