3rd October 2019

State of the Union: Stars/Flutter, Pennsylvania, Nevada and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the Stars Group and Flutter Entertainment merger to create the largest company in…

2nd October 2019

Pennsylvania gambling revenue hits $3.29bn in 2018-19

State-wide gambling revenue in Pennsylvania amounted to $3.29bn in the 2018-19 financial year as the introduction of legal sports betting and higher income from slots…

1st October 2019

Maverick Gaming to acquire CC Gaming assets

US casino operator Maverick Gaming has agreed a deal to purchase the gaming and non-gaming assets of Colorado-based CC Gaming. Although terms of the agreement…

27th September 2019

August Nevada sportsbook handle remains behind NJ

Nevada’s sportsbook handle for the month of August remained behind New Jersey for August, despite a 22.1% increase to $287.8m, while overall casino revenue slipped…

27th September 2019

Penn National seeks new financial chief as Fair confirms exit

US casino and racetrack operator Penn National Gaming has confirmed William Fair will step down as its chief financial officer on March 31, 2020. Fair…

24th September 2019

Unpleasant truths

Pennsylvania’s hefty tax on slots may weigh heavily on operators’ bottom lines, writes Daniel O’Boyle, but stakeholders in the Keystone State remain confident that they…

24th September 2019

Illinois casino plan pledges $90m boost to community

Churchill Downs incorporated and Rush Street Gaming boasted that their bid for a casino in Waukegan, Illinois could generate $5m more for the city and…

24th September 2019

888Casino extends New York Jets partnership

888Casino has extended its partnership with the NFL’s New York Jets for the 2019 season. Under the deal, 888casino branding will feature “extensively” at the…

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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23rd September 2019

Caesars sells Rio Casino, retains WSOP

Caesars Entertainment has agreed the $516.3m sale of the Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino, the Las Vegas-based venue that has served as the home of…

19th September 2019

State of the Union: NJ, MS, DE, PA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest revenue figures from a number of regulated markets, as well as…

17th September 2019

KY Governor candidate reveals gambling expansion plans

Democratic Gubernatorial candidate Andy Beshear has announced plans to significantly expand Kentucky’s legal gambling market by legalizing commercial casinos, sports betting and online gaming if…

17th September 2019

Pennsylvania sees betting and online casino soar

Pennsylvania saw more than $100m spent on both interactive gaming and sports betting during the first full month of operations. A total of $111.8m was…

13th September 2019

Tribal gaming operators set new revenue record in 2018

Gaming businesses owned by Native American tribes have reported a 4.1% year-on-year increase in gross gaming revenue, to a record $33.72bn, in 2018. Figures from…

13th September 2019

MGM’s responsible gaming initiative hits interaction milestone

Casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that its GameSense responsible gaming initiative has surpassed 1m customer interactions at its US properties. Developed and licensed…

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