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If the revenue generated from online sports betting in New Jersey is any indication of how much money can be made in other states, expect the adoption of the…
In September, NJ Online Sports Betting Created More Tax Revenue than All Revenue from Online Poker

In only its second month, sports wagers placed over the internet brought in nearly 8 times as much as online poker.


“Games brands NGR [Net Gaming Revenue] was 19% ahead with partypoker +43% benefiting from its extensive live event tournaments and continued marketing investment.”
Partypoker Grew Another 43% Last Quarter, Says GVC

“Extensive live event tournaments” help poker to enjoy its ninth straight quarter of revenue growth.


When Hollywood Casino and William Hill launch their much anticipated sportsbook in the state of Pennsylvania—which could go live as early as November…
William Hill Seeks to “Normalize” Sports Bets Across Five US States

A recent partnership in Pennsylvania with Hollywood Casino is the latest move by William Hill in its efforts to establish a foothold in the emerging US sports betting market.


Spain’s ruling government is set to introduce restrictions on the advertisements of gambling companies to protect the country’s citizens against gambling…
Spanish Government Set to Impose Restrictions on Gambling Advertisements

Spain’s gambling operators could face tougher restrictions on gambling advertising as the government plans to restrict them.


After recently celebrating its 15th year of operations, MGM Resorts International’s Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa won the prestigious 2018 Property of The…
Borgata Named 2018 “Property of The Year” at Global Gaming Awards

After celebrating its 15th birthday, New Jersey’s Borgata Casino & Spa gains recognition as the best casino property in the world for serving consumers.


TSG has now commenced the integration of the SBG operation by announcing a re-structure of senior management positions within the SBG company following the CMA clearance.
UK’s CMA Clears Sky Betting Takeover by The Stars Group

TSG completes its acquisition of Sky Betting & Gaming after receiving the green light from UK’s antitrust body.


RotoGrinders has launched an RG Network after recently acquiring PocketFives and launching SharpSide.
Fantasy Sports Site RotoGrinders Launches RG Network after Acquiring PocketFives

The new RG Network covers four online gaming verticals including poker.


The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) on October 3 approved Penn National and Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment to provide sports betting via their…
The Countdown to Sports Betting Going Live in Pennsylvania has Begun

The first retail sportsbooks are expected to go live as early as November 2018 in the state of Pennsylvania with mobile to follow.


StarsWallet provides users with a virtual wallet that can be accessed online and via a mobile web app.
PokerStars Launches StarsWallet to Take On Skrill, Neteller

Powered by WireCard, the new ewallet solution gives players quick access to funds via a virtual and physical MasterCard.


Few details surrounding the new game were revealed beyond its expected launch in October. The name suggests that 888 may introduce a variant where players pick which hole cards to keep.
New “Pik’em” Game Will Mark 888’s Return to Poker Product Innovation

The “new, unique variant” will form part of the operator’s plan to revitalize its ailing product vertical.


Partypoker is now ahead of 888 in cash game traffic and online poker tournaments. 888 says this is partly due to "old school" tactics of giving away big bonuses and "inflating tournament guarantees."
888 Blasts Partypoker’s “Old School Tactics” in Battle to Revive Online Poker Vertical

Competitors “bonusing players very heavily” and “inflating tournament guarantees” have impacted the group’s numbers, says operator.


The blame was put squarely on market exits—primarily Australia—although the company withdrew in January 2017, so most of H1 2018 has already lapped this impact.
888 Promises Online Poker Investment as Revenues Plummet

All new “Poker 8” client to debut this year in a bid to revitalize its troubled online poker operation.


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