Gambling News

The Swedish Gambling Authority reported that Swedish monopoly Svenska Spel’s violated the country's new advertising restrictions.

PokerStars and Full Tilt exit host of 'grey' and black markets as Amaya Gaming looks to burnish regulatory reputation ahead of US licensing.

Greek Council of State says OPAP betting monopoly intended to protect consumers and thus in line with European Union edicts on fair trade.

Antigua PM Gaston Browne held bilateral talks with US Trade Representative Michael Froman in bid to resolve online gambling trade dispute.

Poker News

Fedor Holz is the new champion of the online realm after defeating 2,142 entrants to take the $1.3m first prize in the WCOOP on PokerStars.

WPT release the first short clip of Belle’s War TV segment; British stars confirmed to play in WPT UK; and WPT Foundation head to New York.

Tony G sits down with Dave Keating in an interview that proves the Lithuanian Liberal Party member is still chasing down those Russians.

Jason Somerville and Ultimate Poker have parted ways, as yet another sponsored poker player is released from his contract.

Casino News

The auction for bankrupt Atlantic City casino Revel extends into the wee hours but no winner declared; Trump Taj Mahal rescue plan looks DOA

Japanese lawmaker expects lower house to pass casino study bill by mid-October; entry levies for Japanese residents lower than Singapore.

While we can feel sorry for Caesars’ junior creditors, we have to remember that they freely chose to buy Caesars’ high interest rate bonds.

Standard Chartered Bank has issued a bullish report on South Korea casinos.

Sports News

Italy's Serie A has launched a season-long educational program on preventing match fixing for all 20 top tier clubs covering 1,400 players.

West Brom Albion comes to an agreement with Freebets.com; OGC Nice scored its own sponsorship deal with online gambling site NetBet.

Now we move to Week 5 where only two teams—Miami Dolphins and Oakland Raiders—are on bye to get themselves reacquainted to American soil.

Sportsbooks dodged a bullet in NFL Week 4, narrowly coming out of the winning side despite seeing the favorites covering 7 of the 11 games.

Conferences

Malta has long enjoyed a sterling reputation as a safe, fun and unique Mediterranean tourist destination.

Today’s expo floor theme was the unveiling of new products, mostly related to slot brands and machines.

Malta iGaming Seminar (MiGS)’s sixth edition will kick off on November 11th to 12th for a two-day seminar at Hilton Malta, St. Julians.

Welcome to the CalvinAyre.com featured conferences and events for the month of October, 2014.

Videos

Today’s expo floor theme was the unveiling of new products, mostly related to slot brands and machines.

90 Digital CEO Nick Garner talks about Page Level Metrics in this edition of CalvinAyre.com’s SEO Tip of the Week.

The biggest gambling industry expo of the year, the G2E has officially begun, attracting thousands of delegates from around the globe.

Becky talks to some professionals as they share their thoughts on which operator they think has done the best job in the regulated market.

Editorial

While we can feel sorry for Caesars’ junior creditors, we have to remember that they freely chose to buy Caesars’ high interest rate bonds.

The man who invented the World Wide Web, says the internet is under siege by corporate & government interests threatened by its open nature.

Instead of people having one option, online poker, sports betting, & daily fantasy sports should all be legal because it’s all about skill.

Taking full advantage of NFL season is vital for any business operating in the North American sports betting market, including affiliates.