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Caesars ups the IR anté with Japan Advisory Committee
In a bid to increase its chances in obtaining a Japanese Integrated Resorts licence, Caesars Entertainment has created a strategic, ‘Japan...
Global Gaming Awards London 2018 shortlist announced
After months of deliberation, the wait is over: Gambling Insider is proud to announce the Global Gaming Awards London Shortlist for...
Family ties severed as Codere reshuffles executive pack
Spain’s Grupo Codere has announced an extensive management and governance restructure that will see the founding Martinez Sampedro family end their...
Vantiv acquires Worldpay in £8bn deal
American credit card company Vantiv have announced the agreement of an £8bn deal to purchase British payment processing firm Worldpay. ...
Polish gambling market dominated by unlicensed operators
A report published by Polish legal association Graj Legalnie has claimed that despite a recent amendment to the country's gambling act,...
New Jersey rails against internet betting crackdown
Members of congress from the Garden State have penned a letter to the US Department of Justice (DOJ) voicing their opposition...
William Hill’s 2017 results set to exceed expectations amidst Australia woes
In an update to investors, William Hill has predicted a 11% year-on-year increase in profit for its 2017 full-year financial results....
Kindred and Betfilter launch new social responsibility tool
Online gambling company Kindred Group has announced the launch of a new online social responsibility tool in partnership with Betfilter, which...
Nevada Gaming Control Board appoints first female chairwoman
The governor of the US state of Nevada has confirmed the appointment of Becky Harris to the post of Chairwoman of...
BACTA: FOBT clampdown impact ‘exaggerated’
The body representing the UK amusement industry, BACTA, has suggested that the impact of the proposed cuts to stakes on Fixed...
SEGA goes back to its roots with new slots offering
Worldwide gaming iconoclast SEGA has announced the launch of a progressive slots based casino mobile application based on its portfolio of...
LeoVegas acquires IPS in £65m deal
Online casino and gaming company LeoVegas have announced the signing of a £65m deal to acquire the assets of Alderney-based company...
DraftKings begins massive recruitment and growth drive
American daily fantasy sports heavyweight DraftKings has announced its intention to begin an “aggressive hiring campaign” that will see the company...
AGS receives IPO approval from from Nevada regulators
Las Vegas-based gaming equipment manufacturer AGS has been recommended for approval to launch an initial public offering to become a publicly...
GVC Holdings net gaming revenues up 24% in Q4 2017
Online gambling group GVC Holdings has announced a 24% year-on-year rise in its net gaming revenues for the fourth quarter of...
Paddy Power Betfair appoints new CEOs
Sportsbook operator Paddy Power Betfair has announced the appointment of two new CEOs to head up its European and Australian divisions. ...
Novomatic exits the German market as it heads down under
At the backend of 2017, Novomatic AG announced that it would be exiting the German market as of the end of...
Nektan posts encouraging Q2 results
In an update to investors, Nektan has posted strong Q2 FY18 results for the three months ending 31 December 2017. The...
Aristocrat completes Big Fish Games acquisition
Australian gaming company Aristocrat Leisure Limited have announced the completion of its $990m purchase of American gaming company Big Fish Games...
Italy to commence online licences auction
Italian legislators have launched a bidding process for 120 licences to operate online gaming in the country by publishing a notice...
Sports betting and online gaming expected to dominate US 2018 agenda - Fantini
US gaming industry experts Fantini Research have released their 2018 National Legislative Preview outlining the year’s biggest issues, and as expected,...
Cyprus’ €500m IR set to open its doors in 2021
By 2021, Cyprus’ first integrated resort worth €550m will open its doors to the public, after further details on the project...
Pennsylvania opens mini-casino auction
Regulators in the US state of Pennsylvania will today commence an auction for the first of ten licences to build mini-casinos...
Revel Casino sold for $200m although owner denies purchase
The shuttered Revel Casino Resort has been sold for $200m to AC OCEAN WALK, a group led by Colorado-based investor, Bruce...
Kambi announces Q4 update amidst contract extension deal
In announcing its Q4 financial results for 2017, Kambi generated a trading margin of 9.7% due to some unusually high numbers...
Affiliate site Gambling.com launches in the US
Affiliate network Gambling.com has launched a localised version of its affiliate site in the United States. Initially the site will...
Indiana ramps up sports betting drive
Legislators in the US state of Indiana will soon consider a bill which will see sports betting legalised in the state,...
First US state-run online lottery affiliate program launched
The state-run Michigan Lottery has announced the launch of a first of its kind online lottery affiliate program, in partnership...
Martha’s Vineyard gambling hall moves a step closer
Justices in the US Supreme Court have refused to conduct a review into the opening of a gambling hall in Martha’s...
Macau's three years of decline are finally over, greener pastures in sight
For the first time in three years, Macau has posted positive annual gaming revenue results. The region’s revenue plummeted to an...
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