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12, Friday February 2021

Kambi Group founder offloads large portion of his shareholding

The value of individual shares in Maltese online wagering technologies innovator Kambi Group dropped by almost 4.16% earlier today to approximately $54.93 following news that the firm’s founder had offloaded a significant slice of his shareholding. The Valletta-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to declare that the move from Anders Strom (pictured) saw […]

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12, Friday February 2021

Nevada Gov. Sisolak Starts To Ease COVID-19 Limits on Casino Floors

Nevada’s gaming properties got some welcome coronavirus-related news from Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) on Thursday. He plans to gradually return gaming floor occupancy to 50 percent of capacity given the improvement seen in the number of COVID-19 cases. Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak (D) announcing his new COVID-19 plan. He expects to gradually ease capacity restrictions […]

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12, Friday February 2021

Kambi Group heralds ‘record’ fourth-quarter financials

Maltese online wagering technologies innovator Kambi Group has released its financial results for the final three months of 2020 showing that its aggregated revenues rose by 76% year-on-year to top €46.9 million ($56.8 million). The Valletta-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release to declare that this outcome was attributable to ‘a busy sporting calendar, […]

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11, Thursday February 2021

San Diego County’s Sycuan Casino Site of Reported Shooting, Victim Hospitalized

California’s Sycuan Casino Resort reportedly was the scene of a shooting Wednesday evening. Homicide investigators went to the crime site. But as of early Thursday local authorities did not reveal if the solitary victim was alive. California’s Sycuan Casino Resort shown above. Authorities responded to the tribal gaming property on Wednesday after a reported shooting. […]

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10, Wednesday February 2021

Post-inquiry terminations and resignations hit Crown Resorts Limited

In Australia and the Consolidated Press Holdings Proprietary Limited (CPHPL) vehicle of billionaire businessman James Packer has reportedly severed its boardroom ties with prominent casino operator Crown Resorts Limited. According to a Tuesday report from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, the investments enterprise holds a preeminent 36% stake in the casino firm although it has now […]

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10, Wednesday February 2021

Former Louisiana Gaming Chair Takes on Advisory Role for Entain

Former Louisiana Gaming Control Board Chairman Ronnie Jones has a new job. The Advocate reported Monday that he will serve as an advisor to British gaming company Entain. Ronnie Jones (right), a former chairman of the Louisiana Gaming Control Board, will serve as a US advisor for British-based Entain. (Image: WVLA) The report comes just […]

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09, Tuesday February 2021

Kaizen Gaming enhances iGaming suite courtesy of new content agreement with Playson

In a move that further grows its footprint across Europe, Playson has entered into an agreement with Greece’s leading gametech company, Kaizen Gaming. The new partnership expands the Athens headquartered firm‘s casino portfolio, with the addition of fan-favorite titles from the online casino games software developer. Encompassing over 17 regulated territories, the deal will see Playson’s […]

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09, Tuesday February 2021

Titus Hopes Apprenticeship Bill Designed to Help Hotels and Casinos Can Pass in Senate

For the second time in just more than two months, the US House of Representatives passed a bill to bolster apprenticeship programs across the country. And for the second time, the legislation includes funding for the tourism and hospitality industry. US Rep. Dina Titus (D-Nevada) speaks on the House floor in 2019. Last week, Titus […]

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08, Monday February 2021

City center Dublin casino proposal fails to gain planning permission

In Ireland and a proposal that was to have seen local pensions firm Irish Life Assurance partner with British developer Hammerson so as to bring a small casino to a central Dublin shopping mall has reportedly been killed after it failed to obtain planning permission. According to a Friday report from the Irish Independent newspaper, […]

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08, Monday February 2021

Chicago Area Bookie Pleads Guilty as Trump-Pardoned Mayor Connected to Case Seeks Re-Election

A Chicago area man pleaded guilty in a federal court last week to orchestrating an illegal bookmaking business over several years. Vincent Del Giudice walks out of the Dirksen Federal Courthouse in Chicago on March 4, 2020. Last week, he pleaded guilty to two counts in connection to an illegal sportsbook he operated in the […]

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