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Crown Resorts casinos reportedly took $4.1m from former arms dealer
A former arms dealer, who provided financial support to a Liberian war criminal, was able to gamble away millions in Crown...
MGM Resorts sells Bellagio real estate for $4.2bn
MGM Resorts International has agreed to sell the real estate of the Bellagio to Blackstone Real Estate Income Trust (BREIT) for...
Casino win falls in New Jersey for September
Total gaming revenue rose once again in New Jersey for the month of September, growing 8% year-on-year to $303.5m. However, casino win...
San Manuel Casino becomes founding partner of Allegiant Stadium
San Manuel Band of Mission Indians has become the founding partner of Allegiant Stadium and the Las Vegas Raiders, starting in...
Rank’s Q1 revenue climbs 8%, operator praises Grosvenor performance
Rank Group saw its gross gaming revenue rise 8% year-on-year for Q1 of 2019/20. Its digital sector saw the highest growth, rising...
Whistleblowers claim Crown Casino used for money laundering
CCTV footage from Melbourne’s Crown Casino shows more than AU$100,000 (US$67,665) being exchanged for high-value casino chips in an alleged incident...
Wynn turns to Kanto after dropping Osaka bid
Wynn Resorts will no longer bid for a license to operate an integrated resort in Osaka, GGRAsia reports. It will instead turn...
Has James Maddison’s naïvety caused needless aggro for the casino industry?
Leicester City footballer James Maddison received his first England call-up from Gareth Southgate to potentially pull on the famous white shirt...
Red Tiger CEO: Operator mergers will inevitably cause more supplier consolidation
As the ink begins to dry on the £197m ($247.5m) deal signed by NetEnt and Red Tiger Gaming, Gambling Insider exclusively caught...
Casino Technology CEO: Suppliers must balance innovation with market acceptance
It is essential for suppliers to strike a balance between innovation, efficiency and market acceptance, according to Milo Borissov, Founder, CEO...
Mohegan Gaming announces plans for Hellinikon project
Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment has unveiled its plans for Inspire Athens - the operator’s proposal for Greece’s Hellinikon project. If Mohegan Gaming...
ASA bans Casumo advert offering welcome bonus to players searching for self-exclusion
A Casumo advert offering new players a 100% welcome bonus has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) from appearing...
Casino Technology VP: Global production helps improve efficiencies
Rossi McKee, VP at Casino Technology, spoke exclusively to Gambling Insider to discuss the supplier’s global production strategy and what it...
3Radical Commercial Director: Gaming brands can build loyalty on an emotional level
Gambling Insider caught up with 3Radical Commercial Director Rachel Swann, who feels gaming firms are only starting to wake up to...
FDJ's revenue up 7% for year's first nine months
La Française des Jeux (FDJ) saw its revenue rise 7% year-on-year to €1.4bn ($1.5bn) during the first nine months of the...
GAN launches Parx Casino's New Jersey online operations
Pennsylvania-based Parx Casino has opened internet gambling services in the New Jersey market, in partnership with GAN. This is the second...
Las Vegas to me: The evolution of a city
To my left sat Kobe Bryant; to my right, Blue Man Group danced the weekend away. Not far behind were Megan...
Las Vegas to me: The US' blank page
A quick cure for writer’s block is free writing. A High School English teacher of mine made us do it at...
MGM Resorts reaches $735-800m settlement over 2017 Las Vegas shooting
MGM Resorts International has reached an agreement to resolve all pending lawsuits regarding the 1 October 2017 shooting in Las Vegas. The...
GAN Q3 results exceed expectations, rising to $80.9m
GAN grew its Q3 gross operator revenue by 203% year-on-year to $80.9m, with the supplier attributing this growth to expansion in...
Flutter Entertainment reaches agreement to acquire Stars Group
Flutter Entertainment has reached an agreement to acquire Stars Group, creating a merged entity which would have generated £3.8bn ($4.66m) in...
Macau casinos end two-month decline with marginal September growth
A tumultuous year for Macau casinos continued in September as the gambling hub's gross gaming revenue (GGR) grew 0.6% year-on-year for...
Lawsuit against Wynn Resorts describes hostile work environment
A lawsuit filed against Wynn Resorts and Steve Wynn claims the workplace at the casino remains hostile for the women who...
Nagasaki announces proposal for IR bid
The city of Nagasaki has released details on its bid for an integrated resort that will see a development budget set...
Nevada gaming revenue up 4% to $952.4m for August
Total gaming revenue in Nevada rose 4% year-on-year to $952.4m for August, the state’s third straight monthly increase following five months...
Nordic panel: The challenges of industry assembly
A panel of executives gathered to discuss the challenges facing the Nordic gaming industry. Henrik Norsk Hoffmann, Partner at Nordic Gambling, moderated...
Unibet launches sportsbook in Pennsylvania
Unibet has ventured into its second US market, opening its Pennsylvania sportsbook through a partnership with Mohegan Sun Pocono. Unibet launched its...
Analysis: Game design needs to grow up
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) in the UK this week warned Kindred Group’s 32Red after two ads for a high-risk game...
Two 32Red online adverts banned by the ASA
Two adverts for 32Red have been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) for appealing to children. The two paid-for Google adverts...
GiG halts in-house game studio investments
Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has decided to stop investments into its proprietary game studio, GiG Games, with immediate effect. The company says...
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