Casino

9th December 2020

US commercial gambling market continues to recover in October

US commercial gross gaming revenue (GGR) increased for the sixth consecutive month in October to $3.38bn, primarily due to growth within both the igaming and…

7th December 2020

BetMGM launches online casino in Pennsylvania

BetMGM, the betting brand operated via the Roar Digital joint venture between GVC Holdings and MGM Resorts, has launched an online casino offering in the…

3rd December 2020

The Power of Loyalty

Loyalty programs could be an untapped goldmine for casinos as they take greater control of their online destinies. However, successfully leveraging these player databases is…

3rd December 2020

State of the Union: FanDuel, Canada, Colorado and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Flutter’s pruchase of a further 37.2% of FanDuel, the Canadian Government’s decision to…

3rd December 2020

Landcadia II looks to complete GNOG deal on Dec 18

Nasdaq-listed special purpose acquisition company Landcadia Holdings II has called a special meeting on December 18 for shareholders to approve its acquisition of Golden Nugget…

3rd December 2020

MGM Resorts raises $700m from MGP units redemption

MGM Resorts International has raised $700m after arranging for real estate investment trust (REIT) MGM Growth Properties (MGP) to redeem 23.5m operating partnership units. The…

2nd December 2020

Caesars to offload Louisiana property to Casino Queen parent

Caesars Entertainment has signed a definitive agreement to sell its Belle of Baton Rouge riverboat casino in Louisiana to CQ Holding Company, the parent company…

25th November 2020

Nevada casinos limited to 25% of capacity

Nevada’s Governor Steve Sisolak  has put in place a number of increased restrictions to help slow the spread of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), including a…

24th November 2020

Nevada sets new betting handle record in October

The latest figures from the Nevada Gaming Commission show the state narrowed its year-on-year decline in gaming revenue to 19.0% in October, while the state’s…

24th November 2020

Penn National makes changes to board and executive team

Land-based and online operator Penn National Gaming has appointed Marla Kaplowitz, current president and chief executive of the American Association of Advertising Agencies (4A’s), to…

24th November 2020

New Jersey iGaming Dashboard – November 2020

New Jersey’s igaming vertical enjoyed its best month ever in October, with revenue crossing the $90m mark for the first time since the market became…

23rd November 2020

Canterbury Park temporarily suspends racing & casino operations

Minnesota-based Canterbury Park Racetrack and Card Casino announced on Friday (November 20) that it would temporarily close its doors in compliance with an executive order…

19th November 2020

NetEnt debuts Red Tiger games with Rush Street Interactive

NetEnt-owned igaming supplier Red Tiger has made its US debut through an integration into operator Rush Street Interactive’s BetRivers and PlaySugarHouse sites in Pennsylvania. The…

19th November 2020

Bally’s strikes $125m Bet.Works deal

Bally’s Corporation, the casino operator formerly known as Twin River Worldwide, has entered into a definitive agreement to a acquire sports betting platform provider Bet.Works…