Casino

2nd September 2020

Former Valley Forge owner Lubert wins PA license auction

Ira Lubert, who formerly owned the Valley Forge Casino Resort, has won an auction for a Category 4 slots license in Pennsylvania with a bid…

2nd September 2020

CDI reopens Calder Casino in Florida

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has announced the reopening of its Calder Casino property in Miami, Florida, after more than five months closed due to the…

2nd September 2020

Bet.Works and Elite launch SSBTs in Colorado

US sports betting technology provider Bet.Works has launched branded self-service betting terminals at the Red Dolly Casino in Blackhawk, Colorado with its partner Elite Casino…

27th August 2020

theScore plots New Jersey casino launch

Canadian sports betting and media giant theScore is to roll out online casino in New Jersey, after striking a market access agreement with Twin River…

26th August 2020

Nevada sees gaming market recovery continue in July

Nevada gaming revenue grew 33.5% month-over-month to $756.8m in July, as the state’s recovery from its novel coronavirus (Covid-19) shut-down continued, with the sports betting…

26th August 2020

IL brings in new casino restrictions as Covid-19 cases rise

The Illinois Gaming Board has confirmed that restrictions will be introduced in a number of regions across the state amid rising novel coronavirus (Covid-19) cases.…

24th August 2020

Casino Royale Las Vegas to lay off 98 employees

Casino Royale, located on the Las Vegas strip and owned by hotel chain Best Western, is to lay off 98 employees because of the impact…

21st August 2020

MGM appoints InterActiveCorp leadership to board

MGM Resorts International has appointed a number of executives from online media giant InterActiveCorp (IAC) to its board of directors. IAC chairman and senior executive Barry Diller…

20th August 2020

State of the Union: DraftKings, Covid-19, Puerto Rico and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes DraftKings’ first financial statements since its merger with SBTech and public listing on…

20th August 2020

New Jersey iGaming Dashboard – August 2020

Online casino continues to go from strength to strength in the Garden State, while the resumption of sporting events and reopening of the state’s casinos…

20th August 2020

Galaxy warns of trouble paying debts amid 88% Q2 revenue hit

Table games supplier Galaxy Gaming saw revenue collapse 87.8% year-on-year to just $664,000 in the second quarter of 2020 as it warned it may struggle…

19th August 2020

Illinois introduces new restrictions amid Covid-19 spike

The Illinois Gaming Board has announced new restrictions for land-based gambling facilities in the state in response to an increase in novel coronavirus (Covid-19) cases.…

18th August 2020

Penn’s M Resort announces 58 more layoffs

Penn National Gaming’s M Resort Spa Casino Las Vegas has announced an additional 58 permanent layoffs, on top of 352 previously announced redundancies. The operator…

18th August 2020

PA betting & igaming mitigate land-based decline in July

Gambling revenue in Pennsylvania more than doubled month-on-month in July to $283.1m, as the state’s market continued to recover from the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) shutdown.…