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26th April
MGM Resorts cuts 254 positions; more to follow in coming weeks
MGM Resorts International has cut 254 positions companywide and there will be more to come over the next few weeks, according...
26th April
SG Digital exec: US sports betting will test platforms to "outermost limits"
Keith O’Loughlin, SG Digital SVP Sportsbook, says sports betting suppliers should prioritise scalability over speed to market in the US. The SG Digital...
25th April
Gambling Commission launches National Strategy to Reduce Gambling Harms
A three-year strategy has been launched by the Gambling Commission to reduce gambling harm in Great Britain. The Commission’s National Strategy to...
25th April
Sports betting advertising: Better marketing is the answer, not a total ban
GVC Holdings has reignited the UK sports betting advertising debate. The global operator, which recently posted an 8% year-on-year rise in pro...
25th April
Vietnamese ministry inspector arrested in $420m online gambling case
Chief Inspector of the Vietnamese Information Ministry, Dang Anh Tuan, has been detained for involvement in a $420m online gambling ring...
25th April
Indiana sports betting takes a step closer, as bill heads to governor
The State of Indiana House has passed legislation to allow sports betting. House Bill 1015 has now been sent to the governor,...
25th April
Evolution Gaming sees 54% revenue growth for Q1
Evolution Gaming has released its trading update for Q1, reporting operating revenue of €79.3m ($88.4m), a 54% year-on-year increase for the...
25th April
NetEnt partners with DraftKings in New Jersey
NetEnt has signed an online casino supplier agreement with DraftKings in New Jersey, having been awarded a permanent license for the...
25th April
GVC calls for complete ban on UK TV sports betting advertising
Global sports betting operator GVC Holdings has called for an end to sports betting advertising on live and repeated televised sporting...
24th April
Swedish government to examine online casino advertising ban
Sweden’s government is considering banning online casino advertising as it looks to tackle rises in problem gambling. Reported in Swedish newspaper Expressen,...
24th April
Third sportsbook announced for New Mexico despite market remaining unregulated
Isleta Resort and Casino has outlined plans to offer sports betting in Albuquerque, in partnership with supplier USBookmaking. Once up and running,...
24th April
Louisiana sports betting bill set for full Senate debate after approval
Sports betting may be legalised in Louisiana’s casinos and racetracks, after legislature approved a bill, which will now be debated by...
24th April
Kindred reports strong Q1 despite Swedish market re-regulation
Operator Kindred Group reported gross winnings revenue of £224.4m ($207.8m) for Q1 2019, up 8% year-on-year. Revenue from mobile grew 17%, to...
23rd April
Rhode Island remains behind expectations despite positive March
Rhode Island’s sports betting market achievied its best month to date for March, although the figures were still short of the...
23rd April
PokerStars fined $10k for accepting New Jersey college bets
The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has fined PokerStars $10,000 for accepting a total of 216 wagers on New Jersey...
23rd April
Scientific Games begins SciPlay IPO
Scientific Games has commenced the initial public offering of its social gaming business SciPlay. The supplier is offering 22 million shares of...
18th April
Ewa Lejman adds legal expertise to AffiliateCon Sofia speaker line-up
Ewa Lejman, Head of Polish Desk at WH Partners, has joined the immaculate list of speakers at AffiliateCon Sofia. Lejman’s colleague, Co-managing...
18th April
Offshore gambling sites fake official New Zealand web addresses
Thirteen offshore gambling sites have been found to be using New Zealand website addresses, with one even using the country's coat...
18th April
Betway extends All-Weather Championships sponsorship
Betway has extended its sponsorship deal with the All-Weather Championships, agreeing to a further three years. The sponsorship will allow the operator...
17th April
Iovation Manager: Bonus abuse and VIP account fraud a “very large problem”
Back in January, Iovation’s annual Gambling Industry Report highlighted a number of growing threats to operators and suppliers within the...
17th April
FSB Business Development Director leaves company
Richard Thorp has left FSB after four years and seven months with the supplier. The exec joined FSB as Business Development Director...
17th April
Affinity Gaming promotes COO to replace Caesars-bound Rodio
Effective immediately, Mary Elizabeth Higgins, Affinity Gaming's former CFO and COO, has been named the company's new CEO. Higgins has nearly 20...
17th April
Police arrest 43 in Taipei linked to online gambling
Police have detained 43 people from the Taichung area, Taipei, for allegedly operating online gambling sites. The sites handled more than NT$100m...
16th April
Karamba returning to AffiliateCon Sofia this year
Karamba is the latest brand to join the AffiliateCon Sofia line-up on Wednesday 15 and Thursday 16 May, returning to exhibit...
16th April
Anthony Rodio appointed new Caesars CEO
Caesars Entertainment has appointed Affinity Gaming's Anthony Rodio as Mark Frissora's successor in the role of CEO. The current Affinity Gaming CEO...
16th April
32 arrested in Singapore for illegal horseracing betting
Thirty-two arrests have been made for suspected involvement in illegal horseracing betting activities in Singapore. A total of 29 men and three...
15th April
Stats strikes M & A deal with Perform
Sports data company Stats has confirmed the purchase of global sports content company Perform Group, creating a new entity in the...
15th April
Boss Gaming announces former Betway and Betsson exec as CEO
Boss Gaming has appointed Jeff Letlat as its new CEO, replacing Viacheslav Viedienieiev. Letlat has said he will make the supplier's customer...
15th April
March Madness drives NJ sports betting to second biggest month
Sports betting in New Jersey enjoyed its second-most active month in March, with $372m wagered during the month and the sportsbooks...
15th April
Fourth tower planned for Marina Bay Sands in Singapore
A fourth tower is to be added to the Marina Bay Sands resort in Singapore. Unlike the other three towers, which were...
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