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Vermont and Ohio May Become Next States to Adopt DFS Regulations

Vermont and Ohio May Become Next States to Adopt DFS Regulations

With daily fantasy sports contests gaining fast-paced nationwide popularity, Vermont and Ohio may become the next two US states to legalize and regulate the provision of this type of offering. As it can be seen, DFS’ legality is a matter left to each individual state to cope with, similarly to […]

by · May 17, 2017 · Events & Reports
King’s Casino Tests eSports Stars’ Poker Skills in First King’s Gamers Contest

King’s Casino Tests eSports Stars’ Poker Skills in First King’s Gamers Contest

King’s Casino in the Czech village of Rozvadov has become the epitome of quality poker action and a major draw for professionals and recreational players from every corner of the world. Over the next two days, Europe’s largest poker room will play host to a different set of players – […]

by · May 16, 2017 · Events & Reports
Hard Rock International Expands Casino Operations in Ottawa

Hard Rock International Expands Casino Operations in Ottawa

Casino developer and operator Hard Rock International is set to expand its operations to Canada’s capital Ottawa, local media has reported. The company is yet to reveal more information about its latest expansion venture, but it has become known that it is planning to build a casino at the existing […]

by · May 15, 2017 · Events & Reports
New Research Shows Scots Spent £3.7 Billion on FOBTs in 2016

New Research Shows Scots Spent £3.7 Billion on FOBTs in 2016

Scottish gambling customers wagered £3.7 billion on fixed-odds betting terminals in 2015-16, newly released research shows. There were 4,000 B2 gaming machines in betting shops around Scotland during the reviewed period. According to the new report, the amount of £170 million was lost by Scots. For several years now, FOBTs […]

by · May 14, 2017 · Events & Reports
Online Gambling Giant Amaya Moves On From Baazov Past with Name Change

Online Gambling Giant Amaya Moves On From Baazov Past with Name Change

Just as some women change their hair look to show they have moved on from a bad relationship, Canadian gambling giant Amaya Inc. is set to change its name and relocate corporate headquarters to leave the past in the past. Amaya reported a 10% increase in its quarterly revenue to […]

by · May 13, 2017 · Events & Reports
GIG Online Casino Brands Quit Australia

GIG Online Casino Brands Quit Australia

GIG Affiliates, the affiliate program of online gambling company Gaming Innovation Group, today announced that its iGaming brands will no longer be available to Australian players. The announcement about GIG leaving the Australian market came shortly after the country’s government voted in favor of proposed amendments to the Interactive Gambling […]

by · May 12, 2017 · Events & Reports
Winamax to Bid for Italian Online Gambling License

Winamax to Bid for Italian Online Gambling License

French online poker operator Winamax is expected to be among the iGaming brands to bid for an Italian license, according Italian gambling news outlet AGIMEG. A call for bids is yet to be launched by the Agenzia delle dogane e dei Monopoli (ADM), the authority charged with issuing iGaming licenses. […]

by · May 11, 2017 · Events & Reports
Virtual Reality Popularity Grows, Report by Online Casino SlotsMillion Shows

Virtual Reality Popularity Grows, Report by Online Casino SlotsMillion Shows

SlotsMillion-commissioned research shows that 92% of all interviewees were familiar with Virtual Reality as a term. Launched in 2014, SlotsMillion is known to be the first real-money Virtual Reality casino. About 23% of all respondents have tried different aspects of Virtual Reality as emerging technology. The reported figures show that […]

by · May 10, 2017 · Events & Reports
Why Le Pen’s Defeat Is Good for European Online Poker

Why Le Pen’s Defeat Is Good for European Online Poker

Many feared that the French presidential election would be the next big event to hit the global political scene with a massive earthquake. And such a political tremor would have come at a time when we are still struggling with the aftershocks of last summer’s Brexit vote and last fall’s […]

by · May 10, 2017 · Events & Reports
What Has Made Portugal’s Market Less Attractive than Expected?

What Has Made Portugal’s Market Less Attractive than Expected?

Portugal’s regulated online gambling market is among Europe’s youngest ones. It was in April 2015 when the country’s government introduced a new gambling regulatory regime that made it possible for international operators to apply for a license from the local regulator Serviço de Regulação e Inspeção de Jogos (SRIJ). While […]

by · May 8, 2017 · Events & Reports
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