12th May 2020

Caesars returns to profit in Q1 despite revenue drop

Caesars Entertainment Corporation (CEC) reported $123m in comprehensive profit for the first quarter of 2020, despite experiencing a year-on-year drop in revenue due to enforced…

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…

7th May 2020

State of the Union: Colorado, Nevada, MGM and more

This week’s state of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the launch of sports betting in Colorado, restrictions on Nevada casinos when they…

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…

5th May 2020

Q&A: TGA’s Andrew Spencer on ‘phoenix planning’

With ICE North America Digital starting next week, iGB North America caught up with Clarion Gaming’s Head of Education and Training, Andrew Spencer to discuss…

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)…

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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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

MGM revenue falls but property sales increase profits in Q1

MGM Resorts’ revenue fell 29.1% to $2.25bn for the first quarter of 2019 due to the effects of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), but the operator’s…

30th April 2020

State of the Union: SBTech-DraftKings, Nevada, Tennessee and more

This week’s state of the union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers approval from Diamond Eagle Acquisition Corp. for the acquisition of DraftKings and SBTech,…

30th April 2020

Impairment expenses push CDI to loss in Q1

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has posted a net loss of $23.4m for the first quarter, primarily due to write-downs of business assets. Net revenue in…

29th April 2020

Covid-19 cuts into Nevada gaming revenue in March

The closure of Nevada’s casinos from 17 March as a result of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic has resulted in gaming revenue falling 39.6% year-on-year,…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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