Gambling News

If you can’t join them, beat them. This is the new business tact of bingo club and casino operator Rank Group.

Anyone remember Brexit? That thing where Britons voted by a healthy majority it leave the European Union? Yeah, well surprise surprise.

Matthew Tripp has taken up the cudgels for Australia’s sports betting industry which is now under fire for a spike of gambling losses.

Sports bettors in Vietnam will soon be able to indulge in their favorite pastime on a legal basis.

Poker News

Travell Thomas is attempting to depose Preet Bharara, on race charges, in his battle to avoid 40-years in prison over fraud case.

Fedor Holz wins the €50,000 buy-in HR at the EPT Barcelona, and Chris Moorman takes third in the €1,100 buy-in Estrellas Main Event.

PKR celebrates a decade in business by opening PKR Live Casino; PokerStars roll out Spin & Go holiday promotion; iPoker upset MTT regs.

PokerStars has renamed a $22 Pot-Limit Omaha tournament, and opened up a challenge to all players to have the event renamed in their honour.

Casino News

Slowly but surely, the Atlantic City casino industry is stepping out of the shadow of economic recession.

S&P Global Ratings is sounding alarm bells over the likelihood that Melco Crown's struggling Studio City will default on its loan.

Hong Kong gaming tycoon Tony Fung is bidding farewell to his six-year dream of building an $8 billion integrated casino resort in Australia.

Macau-based casino services firm Macau Legend Development Ltd. reported a HKD175.3 million (US$22.6M) net loss for the first half of 2016.

Sports News

Lee Davy looks into his crystal ball & predicts that the FIFA franchise will one day be the richest eSport and betting market in the world.

The NFC East was the second worst division last season. It wouldn’t be going out on a limb to predict this division as be vastly improved.

Week 2 of the EPL sees both Manchester clubs, Chelsea, and Hull remain the only clubs to take maximum points from their first two games.

The AFC West has the look of a very competitive division for this upcoming season.

Conferences

EIG 2016 Promo Video

CalvinAyre.com brings you the EIG 2016 promo video happening on October 18-20 2016 in Berlin.

Online gambling industry professionals gathered in London on August 18th for a Summer Social hosted by SBC and Totally Gaming Academy.

iGB Affiliate are pleased to announce the full conference schedule for the Berlin Affiliate Conference 2016 on the 20th – 23rd October 2016.

Sports Betting Community have expanded their events portfolio and will be launching the Betting on Sports Conference on Sept.15 & 16, 2016.

Videos

EIG 2016 Promo Video

CalvinAyre.com brings you the EIG 2016 promo video happening on October 18-20 2016 in Berlin.

Philip Macartney of Affinio explains how operators can successfully build and establish their own brands.

In this interview with Rebecca Liggero, Angelo Dalli of Bit8 tells us the opportunities of lottery operators in the Latin American market.

Online gambling industry professionals gathered in London on August 18th for a Summer Social hosted by SBC and Totally Gaming Academy.

Editorial

Anyone remember Brexit? That thing where Britons voted by a healthy majority it leave the European Union? Yeah, well surprise surprise.

In this week's news round-up we bring you up to speed on Baazov's resignation from Amaya Gaming; PokerStars California Problem; and more.

UKGC’s decision to add BTC to its list of accepted payment methods could be paving the way for Bitcoin and mixed fiat iGaming operators.

What a crime. Maybe the way it’s worded above is “legal”. Who really knows anyway.