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Macau revenues dip for third month running

September 1st, 2014

Macau’s Gaming Inspection and Coordination Bureau released its Macau gambling numbers for August Monday, reporting that casino revenue declined for the third consecutive month as […]

Identity of XL Media´s acquisition revealed

September 1st, 2014

A question puzzling a number of industry observers recently following an intriguing press release from digital performance marketing services firm XLMedia was answered in a […]

Top movie stars in Aussie casino promo

September 1st, 2014

Australian gambling mogul James Packer’s international casino company, Melco-Crown Entertainment is betting big bucks on a new short film and video feature designed to promote […]

Daily and weekly tournaments boost fantasy sports

August 31st, 2014

Permitted by federal law thanks to an exemption in the UIGEA as a skill game, and currently prohibited by only five states, online fantasy gaming […]

Special anti-gambling task force for Malaysia

August 30th, 2014

Malaysian police, already acknowledged as one of the most consistently strict enforcers of anti-online and land gambling laws, are to take the fight up a […]

Illinois lottery looking for a new privatisation partner?

August 30th, 2014

The failure of the Illinois State Lottery’s first attempt to privatise by engaging third party company NorthStar to run the enterprise (see previous  reports) has […]

Fantasy sports dedicated TV channel imminent

August 30th, 2014

The US National Football League may be an implacable opponent of online gambling in its bid to “preserve the integrity of sport”, but has no […]

Danish online casino launches Norwegian TV campaign

August 30th, 2014

Tivoli Casino, a Danish online gambling enterprise associated with the famous gardens and funfair in Copenhagen, launched a new television campaign targeting the Norwegian market […]

Greek gambling monopoly wants a racing licence

August 30th, 2014

Greece is selling a 20-year licence to take wagers on horse races as part of a privatisation plan agreed with the struggling nation’s international lenders, […]

Another dismal performance from

August 30th, 2014

Possibly spurred by the critical eye of activist board member Jason Ader, the chief executive of Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment, Norbert Teufelberger, has acknowledged that major […]

Alabama man pleads guilty to online sports betting offences

August 29th, 2014

Birmingham, Alabama and federal enforcement officials have revealed that Mark Andrew Edmondson (39) has entered a plea agreement on charges associated with online sportsbetting. Prosecutors […]

Dolly slot now more widely available

August 28th, 2014

For some months the Leander Games slot themed on country and western singer Dolly Parton has been exclusive online at Gala Casino, but this popular […]

Online version of Cash Coaster slot launched

August 28th, 2014

For several years land slot fans have enjoyed IGT’s colourful, funfair-themed Cash Coaster slot, which has now been launched in online format at operators like […]

New chief marketing officer for Betclic

August 28th, 2014

The Betclic Everest online gambling group has appointed Henrik Svensson, formerly marketing executive for the Mr Green online casino group, as chief marketing officer. Svensson […]

SoftSwiss power for new online casino

August 28th, 2014

Princess Casinos International, which operates 36 land casinos around the world, is to enter the online casino and sports betting world with Princess Casino Online, […]

Chief exec change at major U.S. online and land racing firm

August 28th, 2014

Top US internet and land gaming and racing operator Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has appointed William Carstanjen as its new CEO. In a statement Wednesday, […]

Street football in latest Betfred television advert

August 28th, 2014

Two middle-aged football punters move along an urban street showing their skills at keeping the ball in the air in the latest Betfred television advert, […]

Gambling revenues in Nevada edge up

August 28th, 2014

The Nevada Gaming Control Board has released gambling statistics for the month of July, reporting that revenues were up less than 1 percent compared with […]

Live dealer adds live baccarat to portfolio

August 28th, 2014

The Manila-based live dealer technology provider Entwine Tech has announced the addition of a new VIP baccarat game to its portfolio. Company spokesman Ian Dunning […]

Macau land casino warns on trademarks

August 28th, 2014

Following the example set by several US land gambling groups, Macau-based casino operator Galaxy Entertainment Group Ltd has fired a general warning shot across the […]

Playtech continues to shine

August 28th, 2014

Playtech plc, a UK-listed online gambling software provider, has filed its interim results for the six months to June 30 2014, underlining an impressive financial […]

Strong growth at Paddy Power plc

August 28th, 2014

Online and land gambling group Paddy Power plc has released its H1-2014 results for the six months ended 30 June 2014, underlining strong growth but […]

Fortuna earnings rise

August 28th, 2014

The Czech betting company Fortuna Entertainment Group has posted H1-2014 results that include a 16.4 percent increase in EBITDA, thanks to the additional business flowing […]

British government to consult on betting levy

August 28th, 2014

The often controversial topic of the UK betting levy is again in the British media headlines this week following the announcement by Sports Minister Helen […]

Are gamblers greedy bird brains?

August 28th, 2014

Psychologists at Warwick University in the United Kingdom say the risky decisions that gamblers make are similar to the tendencies of greedy pigeons! Reporting on […]

Swedish gambling declines in first half 2014

August 28th, 2014

Sweden’s restrictive gambling regulatory regime continues to hobble the industry in the Nordic nation, with Lotteriinspektionen – Sweden’s gambling and lottery authority – reporting this […]

OPAP results hit by 2010 tax demand

August 28th, 2014

Earlier this week the privatised Greek gambling monopoly OPAP warned the market that a tax demand dating from 2010 would impact its quarterly earnings (see […]

Fruit and ice cream from Thunderkick and Net Entertainment

August 28th, 2014

Stockholm-based games developer Thunderkick has pumped out another new and innovative slot this week in Sunny Scoops, a game with an ice cream theme presented […]

Record annual revenues for Bally Tech

August 28th, 2014

Bally Technologies, Inc., a major US gambling equipment and content supplier, has posted its fiscal FY 2014 results, highlighting record revenues up 22 percent to […]

ASA rules on Betdaq religious faux pas

August 27th, 2014’s advert featuring Christ the Redeemer during the World Cup 2014 was reviewed by the UK Advertising Standards Authority following a complaint that objected to […]