IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS FOR THE GAMING INDUSTRY
Global Gaming Awards
Gambling News - Worldwide
FILTER BY REGION
CMA inspects Stars Group’s SkyBet takeover
The UK's Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has issued an initial enforcement order to launch an investigation into the Stars Group's...
The Stars Group completes $4.7bn Sky Betting & Gaming deal
The company behind PokerStars, The Stars Group Inc, announced on Tuesday via a press release that it has completed its previously...
Sportradar valued at $2.4bn after North American investment
Sportradar has announced two new partnerships, one with Canada pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and one with TCV, a growth equity...
Is North Korea’s casino plan a shot in the dark?
Las Vegas Sands Corp CEO Sheldon Adelson is reportedly hoping to expand the company’s Asia operations to include an unlikely destination:...
Gambling on Mexico's anti-establishment president-elect
Anti-establishment outsider Andrés Manuel López Obrador has claimed victory in Mexico's presidential election, a leftward turn that could be bad news...
Germany’s World Cup exit has got the bookies sweating
Germany’s elimination in the World Cup group stage has bought losses to some bookmakers while others are feeling the heat. William Hill...
Gambling Commission unveils plans to protect children from online gambling
The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has proposed further commitments to better protect children from the risks of being exposed to online...
Stars Group Proposes Public Share Offering to Fund SkyBet acquisition
The Stars Group Inc, owner of the PokerStars, BetStars and Full Tilt brands, has filed a supplementary prospectus in North America...
UK to wager up to £500m in World Cup/Royal Ascot betting bonanza
The UK could bet £500 million within in a week with two World Cup games for England and five days of...
Betfair US secures two new sports betting agreements
Paddy Power Betfair has announced the signing of two long-term sports betting agreements in New Jersey and New York with Meadowlands...
William Hill to operate Atlantic City casino sports book
William Hill has further diversified its portfolio of assets through its new partnership with Ocean Resort Casino to operate the casinos...
GAN appoint new CFO prepared for “rapid growth” in US
Irish-based online gambling services provider GAN has appointed Richard Santiago as their new CFO, a man who has worked for a...
Aristocrat revenues up 28.5% during H1 2018
Australian land-based and online gaming supplier Aristocrat Leisure has revealed a 28.5% year-on-year rise in its revenue for the six months...
Paddy Power Betfair agrees FanDuel acquisition
UK and Ireland sports betting operator Paddy Power Betfair has announced the signing of an agreement to combine its US business...
GGA Las Vegas 2018 Self nominations close on May 25
Self-nominations for the Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas 2018 will close in just a few days’ time. If you have not...
IGT reports 5% revenue growth in Q1 2018
Global gaming supplier IGT has reported a 5% year-on-year rise in its revenues during the first quarter of 2018. Releasing its financial...
GAN prepares for US sports betting move
Irish-based online gambling services provider GAN has proposed an equity subscription of £7.5m to US investors, in what is reportedly the...
Paddy Power Betfair declares interest in FanDuel
UK-based bookmaker business Paddy Power Betfair has announced its interest in expanding its own US operations through an arrangement with FandDuel,...
Esports Entertainment strengthens affiliate program
Antigua and Barbuda-based online gambling company Esports Entertainment Group has announced the signing of ten new eSports teams to its Affiliate...
MGM Resorts to buy back $2bn of its own shares
International casino resort company MGM Resorts International has announced that it will buy back over $2bn of its own shares, in...
The Stars Group Q1 2018 revenues up 23%
Online gaming company The Stars Group has reported a 23% year-on-year increase in its revenues during the first quarter of 2018. Issuing...
William Hill enjoys strong online and US growth
Issuing its trading update for the 17 weeks up to 24 April, international bookmaker William Hill has reported strong growth in...
Scientific Games reshuffles its executive pack
International gaming technology supplier Scientific Games has announced the promotion of Barry Cottle to the posts of President and CEO, replacing...
Scientific Games revenue up 12% in Q1 2018
Worldwide gaming company Scientific Games has announced a 12% year-on-year rise in its revenues for the first quarter of 2018. Announcing its...
The Stars Group buys Sky Betting & Gaming for $4.7bn
Worldwide online gaming business, The Stars Group, has announced what could be one of 2018s biggest corporate acquisitions, agreeing a $4.7bn...
Konami announces two senior appointments
Global gaming company, Konami Gaming, inc. have announced the appoitment of two new Vice Presidents in their sales department. Casey Whelan...
GVC/ Ladbrokes Coral deal clears final hurdle in High Court
The multi-billion pound takeover of Ladbrokes Coral by global gaming firm GVC Holdings cleared its final potential obstacle late last night...
Per Eriksson departs as CEO of NetEnt
The board of directors of global gaming company NetEnt have announced the departure of its CEO and President Per Eriksson, effective...
Galaxy Entertainment Group buys in to Wynn Resorts
Asia focussed integrated resorts developer Galaxy Entertainment Group has announced the completion of a deal to purchase 5.3 million shares in...
Wynn reduces stake in Wynn Resorts
Embattled former Wynn Resorts CEO and founder Steve Wynn, who was forced to resign from his role as the companies CEO...
How big is British Columbia’s money laundering problem?
How will the FOBT crackdown affect British businesses?
DID YOU MISS?
NetEnt growth remains slow during Q2 period
Asia Live Tech
Global Gaming Awards