The Dutch government has withdrawn a bill that would have broken up the country’s sole casino chain, the state-owned Holland Casino, and sold its properties off in chunks to the highest bidder. The Dutch government has abruptly ended plans to break up its land-based gambling monopoly. After eight years of talking about doing it, it […]
Two new table game releases are helping Microgaming to redefine the online casino experience.
Mike Halvorson is chief development officer, Sunshine Games, the sister company of Merkur Gaming Americas that was formed in 2016 to make games for the U.S. market and lead the Gauselmann Group’s charge into the highly competitive North American slot business.
As has been the trend of late, most of the talk and sstanding room-only sessions at the National Indian Gaming Association (NIGA) convention, held last month in San Diego, revolved around the topic of sports betting.
Indeed, many would likely agree that cashless is an area where the gaming industry needs to be more conservative moving forward. While consumers may enjoy the conveniences of cashless gaming, perhaps it is too soon for these types of payments to be fully-adopted by the land-based casino industry.
A proposed casino in Terre Haute, Indiana is becoming increasingly likely as Vigo County election officials move forward on holding a referendum this November, following approval of a far-reaching state gambling bill. Terre Haute, Indiana Mayor Duke Bennett continues to advocate for a casino in his city. (Image: Tribune-Star) Three members of the Vigo County […]
JCM Global has promoted Dana Talich to vice president of finance and legal.
Analysts were swooning over Stars Group stock this week following an earnings update that saw the PokerStars parent book Q1 revenues of $580 million, up 48 percent year over year. Stars Group’s newly acquired Sky Betting and Gaming posted strong results in sports betting, despite record-low margins for bookmakers in Q1. Analysts think things look […]
Saturday marks one of the biggest days in horse racing: the running of the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico. And it gave the Thoroughbred Idea Foundation (TIF) an opportunity to showcase what it believes is the future of the sport. The pari-mutuel windows at Churchill Downs are always packed on Kentucky Derby Day, as hundreds of […]