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18th November
Revenue drops 5% for Catena Media despite Q3 profit increase
Catena Media saw its revenue decline 5% year-on-year to €26.4m ($29.2m) for Q3. The affiliate however, managed to prevent a fourth consecutive...
18th November
Newgioco CEO: Blanketing US with licensed operators best way to combat black market
Newgioco CEO Michele Ciavarella has said the best way to combat illegal gambling in the US is for regulators to blanket...
15th November
Whistle-to-whistle ban needs further consideration
The voluntary whistle-to-whistle ban was agreed and announced in December 2018. The plan was to implement it during the following summer...
15th November
New Jersey sports betting revenue up 297% for October
Operators in New Jersey generated total gaming revenue of $293.9m for October, a 23% rise year-on-year. Sports wagering revenue saw the biggest...
14th November
IGT Q3 revenue up 3% despite Italian decline
IGT has reported revenue of $1.15bn for Q3 2019, a 3% rise year-on-year at constant currency. Operating income fell 19% to $154m,...
14th November
Camelot lottery sales generate £3.92bn for H1
Camelot, operator of the UK National Lottery, has announced year-on-year increases across the board in its H1 report. Overall ticket sales were...
14th November
California tribes propose ballot to regulate sports betting
Tribes in California want to see a state-wide referendum take place in November 2020 that would legalise sports betting at casinos...
14th November
Vietnamese illegal gambling ring sentenced to prison
The People’s Court in the northern province of Bắc Ninh, Vietnam, has handed out jail terms to six members of an...
13th November
Gamesys Q3 revenue up 23% as Jackpotjoy returns to growth
Gamesys Group revenue was £92.4m ($118.6m) for Q3 2019, a rise of 23% year-on-year. In September, JPJ Group acquired Gamesys Holdings Ltd...
13th November
Global Gaming CEO: Rejected appeal does not affect our long-term plan
Global Gaming CEO Tobias Fagerlund has told Gambling Insider he was not surprised by the Swedish Administrative Court’s ...
12th November
Bragg Gaming Q3 revenue hits CDN $10m as supplier enters US market
Revenue at Bragg Gaming increased 30% year-on-year to CDN $10m (US$7.6m) for Q3. The supplier generated gross profit of CDN $4.3m, EBITDA...
12th November
Global Gaming appeal rejected in Swedish license case
Global Gaming’s appeal against the revocation of subsidiary SafeEnt’s license has been rejected by the Administrative Court in Sweden. The Swedish Gambling...
12th November
Dutch regulator must avoid Spelinspektionen’s mistakes
The Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) will begin the first cycle of its licensing process for online operations on 1 July 2020. It detailed...
12th November
Lessons from Q3: Sweden and Macau the gaming industry’s current pain points
With so much US growth making headlines at the moment, it’s an exciting time for gaming. But the two most prominent themes...
12th November
SportPesa will reconsider Kenyan market following tax ruling
SportPesa CEO Ronald Karauri has said the operator will reconsider operations in Kenya following the overruling of a 20% tax on...
11th November
Opinion: Max stake limits are not a black-and-white issue
Last week, the Gambling Related Harm All-Party Parliamentary Group (GRH APPG) called for stake and deposit limits to be set at...
11th November
DraftKings takeover reports unsurprising – but don’t expect too much too soon
In late October, Diamond Eagle Acquisition was said to be in advanced talks to purchase DraftKings. The acquisition firm, reportedly founded by...
11th November
ACMA moves to block offshore gambling sites in Australia
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has announced it will begin blocking illegal offshore gambling websites in the country. According to...
8th November
RG panel: Max online stake limits are “blunt tool” for complex issue
A responsible gambling panel has criticised MP proposals for max stake limits on online slots. Earlier this week, the Gambling Related Harm...
8th November
Scientific Games Q3 revenue grows 4% to $855m
Scientific Games generated revenue of $855m for Q3 2019, up 4% year-on-year. Adjusted EBITDA was $344m, an increase of 6%, while net...
7th November
Football Index to replace logo on Nottingham Forest shirt with responsible gambling message
Football Index will remove its logo from the Nottingham Forest shirt for the club’s English Championship football clash with Derby County...
7th November
What does Tom Watson’s resignation mean for the gambling industry?
On a day when economic policies were set to dominate election-based headlines, Tom Watson, Labour MP for West Bromwich East and...
7th November
LeoVegas Q3 revenue up despite “difficult-to-navigate environment”
LeoVegas revenue was €88.2m ($97.6m) for Q3 2019, a rise of 12% year-on-year. EBITDA was €12.7m, an increase of 41%, while operating...
7th November
Argyll Entertainment director: We look at horseracing as a glass half full
After SportNation.bet became the first brand on the SBTech platform to offer live streaming of international horseracing and domestic greyhound racing...
7th November
Flutter’s Q3 revenue up 10% as US operations continue growth
Revenue at Flutter Entertainment grew to £533m ($685.9m) for Q3, a 10% rise year-on-year. The operator’s sports betting revenue rose 11% to...
7th November
Better Collective CEO praises Q3 performance as revenue soars
Better Collective grew its Q3 revenue 54% year-on-year to €17.1m ($19m), as acquisitions in the US and Sweden boosted the affiliate. Organic...
6th November
Ukraine PM: Gambling can add UAH3bn to state budget
Oleksiy Honcharuk, the Prime Minister of Ukraine, believes regulated gambling can add UAH3bn ($121.9m) to the country’s budget. Honcharuk was giving a...
6th November
GiG announces new CEO as Q3 revenue drops
Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) saw revenue of €30.2m ($33.5m) for Q3 2019, down 19% year-on-year. The supplier reported EBITDA of €2.7m, a...
6th November
Altenar COO: SiGMA as big as ICE London for online gaming
Altenar COO Dinos Stranomitis has praised the gap SiGMA has filled in Malta. The gaming trade show, already iconic despite its relatively...
5th November
Analysis: Gambling Commission becomes latest target of baseless Government bookie-bashing
As an industry defender who often takes issue with the Gambling Commission, I find myself unusually aligned with the regulator this...
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