Gambling News

Financial firms introduce three new online gambling merchant category codes, but US regulated markets don't expect significant gains.

Paddy Power CEO Andy McCue gets 30% pay bump; Irish online point-of-consumption tax begins Aug. 1, licenses require "personal fitness" test.

Ladbrokes Australia claims to have been first to receive approval to launch real-money betting app for new Apple Watch wearable device.

Nevada state Senate approves entity betting legislation; Lesniak confident of Third Circuit path; Washington Wizards owner backs legal bets.

Poker News

Chinese authorities shut down Asia Pacific Poker Tour 2015 Nanjing Millions event after accusing tournament organizers of illegal gambling.

Lee Davy brings you news that includes a lot of poker on TV, a superlative performance by an unsung star and a whole lot more.

Liv Boeree appears in the Independent, Jason Somerville appears in Next Impulse Sports, and Alex Jacobs appears on Jeopardy.

A jury has found two young men guilty of murdering professional gambler Mehmet Hassan.

Casino News

Just 12% of 2014's visitors to Las Vegas came primarily to gamble, down three points from 2013; younger age demo worries regional casinos.

Galaxy Entertainment Group revenue falls one-third in Q1 as company awaits word of how many new gaming tables Galaxy Macau Phase 2 will get.

Belle Corp. has expressed interest in bidding for new casino licenses once PAGCOR decides to further expand the market.

Landing International plans to open a fund-raising exercise to generate funds for the company’s future financing needs.

Sports News

Victor Cui: UFC, ONE a global duopoly

ONE Championship looks to up the ante with its blockbuster event next week, April 24 at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City. Titled ONE: VA

The daily fantasy sports industry has exploded in recent years, It has grown to the extent that all four major US sports leagues.

Jordan Spieth showed us greatness at the 2015 Masters and it can go a long way in building that legend like Tiger Woods.

As we count down the days to Mayweather–Pacquiao fight, the betting action surrounding it is taking a life of its own.

Conferences

The third day of iGaming North America was a successful one, especially considering it was the last day of a three day stretch in Las Vegas.

SiGMA15 is organizing an opportunity for the gaming industry to meet fellow c-level executives with a “drinks after work” concept.

The 2nd day of iGaming North America 2015 was a success w/ plenty of networking, full sessions, excellent speakers & more than enough food.

Here's my top five recommendations on the available panels and presentations to attend at GiGse which will take place at Hyatt Regency.

Videos

The third day of iGaming North America was a successful one, especially considering it was the last day of a three day stretch in Las Vegas.

Peo Stromberg of Supporter.com is an affiliate of sports betting industry and talks about what his affiliate website does.

The 2nd day of iGaming North America 2015 was a success w/ plenty of networking, full sessions, excellent speakers & more than enough food.

Rebecca Liggero talks to Hon. Jose Herrera and he talks about how prevalent the online gambling industry is in Malta.

Editorial

Lee Davy brings you news that includes a lot of poker on TV, a superlative performance by an unsung star and a whole lot more.

Liv Boeree appears in the Independent, Jason Somerville appears in Next Impulse Sports, and Alex Jacobs appears on Jeopardy.

A jury has found two young men guilty of murdering professional gambler Mehmet Hassan.

Angela Jordison with an unbelievable streak of three side event victories in three days, at the Spring Poker Round Up in Oregon.