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NetEnt Enters 2019 With Turn Your Fortune Slot

Added on January 14, 2019 in Casino Games

One of the largest gaming providers in the gambling industry, NetEnt has entered the new year with a video slot called Turn Your Fortune. This game is inspired by French Art Nouveau and it comes with good-looking collectable symbols, exciting game mechanics and cool design. The players will have a chance to aim for wins ... Read more

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New Hampshire Getting Standalone Sports Betting Shops?

Added on January 14, 2019 in SportsBetting News

The legislation which would allow the creation of the first standalone sports betting retail shops in the nation has been issued in New Hampshire. On Thursday, the state’s House of Representatives introduced the legislation called HB 480… …with the aim to establish a system that will regulate online and mobile sports betting as well as ... Read more

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GAN and FanDuel Expand Cooperation; US Reach Grows

Added on January 13, 2019 in General Gambling News

GAN and FanDuel have a long-term relationship which they have just expanded by signing a new contract. Having found the common ground with FanDuel, iGaming platform and software provider GAN… …has spread its influence over the regulated market in the United States. Thanks to this agreement, FanDuel is going to receive a platform from GAN, ... Read more

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MGM Resorts Hires Former Nevada Governor

Added on January 13, 2019 in Land Based Casino News

MGM Resorts decided to appoint former Nevada Governor, Brian Sandoval, as the president of global gaming development. Sandoval, who was the Governor of Nevada from 2011 to January this year will be in charge for the expansion strategy… …focusing mainly on the Japanese market. Furthermore, the brand wants him to work on state public policy ... Read more

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SoftGamings Strikes Content Deal With Another Supplier

Added on January 11, 2019 in General Gambling News

One of the leading iGaming providers, SoftGamings, will be the first in the industry… …to offer 3D/VR slot games! The platform supplier has agreed to a deal with Evoplay Entertainment, the innovative game development studio, which is going to supply games to SoftGamings. They will receive different titles which are considered quite advanced. Kate Romanenko, ... Read more

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UK Government Plans To Invest More Money To Combat Problem Gambling

Added on January 11, 2019 in General Gambling News

The United Kingdom is determined to combat problem gambling, which is why the government plans to invest more money in order to tackle this issue. This weekend, UK Prime Minister, Theresa May, suggested Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, build more dedicated facilities… …to address problem gambling behavior. At the moment, there is only one facility in ... Read more

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Red Tiger Signs Content Deal with EveryMatrix

Added on January 10, 2019 in General Gambling News

The award-winning game and software provider, Red Tiger Gaming, signed a content deal with EveryMatrix’s CasinoEngine. Thanks to the newly-formed agreement, the operator will have the opportunity to access Red Tiger’s vast portfolio. Slots and different kinds of table games will be available on CasinoEngine… …with some of the prominent titles such as Dragon’s Fire ... Read more

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NY State to Introduce Online Poker?

Added on January 10, 2019 in Poker News

The situation in the state of New York is not bright when it comes to online gambling. The state blocks every company involved in the US iGaming market after December 31, 2006 but that’s about to change… …as New York Senator Joseph Addabbo launched a new bid to legalize online poker! Already Senate Bill 18 ... Read more

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Parx Casino Launches Sportsbook in Pennsylvania

Added on January 9, 2019 in SportsBetting News

Parx Casino has officially launched its sportsbook. The Bensalem, Pennsylvania facility, provided a sportsbook to its gambling enthusiasts and it features seven teller windows and 26 self-serve kiosks placed in the casino. In the meantime, sports betting will be conducted in the lounge area of the casino. Matthew Cullen, senior vice president of interactive gaming ... Read more

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Maryland’s Casino Revenue for 2018 Increased by 8%

Added on January 8, 2019 in General Gambling News

It can be said that 2018 was a successful year for Maryland as six of its casinos finished the year with a modest gaming revenue gain. However, Horseshoe Casino Baltimore’s decline is concerning… …and there aren’t any signs of recovery. The figures were released on Monday by the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Agency and they ... Read more

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GiG Signs Content Deal With Betting Startup

Added on January 8, 2019 in General Gambling News

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) signed a contract with MegaLotto and it is going to provide its platform and casino content to this lottery betting startup. This is the first time in the company history to cooperate with a lottery company. The idea behind this deal is that the lottery betting product provided by MegaLotto is ... Read more

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Playtech Pays €28m Israel Tax Settlement

Added on January 6, 2019 in Gaming Law & Society News

London-based developer, Playtech, has agreed to pay a €28 million tax settlement in Israel after a civil tax audit. The supplier will pay this sum of money in order to cover some of its activities between 2007 and 2018 that were carried out in this country. The reason for this was that tax authorities made ... Read more

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Microgaming Provides Live Games in Sweden

Added on January 4, 2019 in General Gambling News

The Swedish online market opened on January 1st officially and the developers wasted no time, so they started providing content live. One of the first providers to enter the regulated market was Microgaming, which content is now live… …after introducing a bespoke solution to the market via its award-winning entertainment platform. Microgaming has been busy ... Read more

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Sweden Officially Opens Online Market

Added on January 3, 2019 in Gaming Law & Society News

The newly-regulated online market in Sweden has been officially opened at the start of 2019! Already, 60 companies have been granted a license to offer their products to gambling enthusiasts, but the country’s regulator is expected to approve even more licenses in days to come. Speaking of the Swedish regulatory body, it has officially been ... Read more

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Dutch Gaming Regulator Issues €1.7m in Fines in 2018

Added on January 3, 2019 in Gaming Law & Society News

The gaming regulator in The Netherlands issued a record high total of financial fines in 2018. However, as it turns out, collecting these penalties will be much more difficult that it seems. The country’s regulatory body called, Kansspelautoriteit (KSA), announced that the total amount of financial penalties reached €1,709,800 in the last year! This is ... Read more

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