Tag Archives: WMS Gaming
- Caesars says online gambling no cannibal; Parx wants mobile on casino floor
May 2, 2014
Pennsylvania Democrats held a hearing on Thursday to discuss the pros and cons of regulated online gambling. State legislators have flirted with the idea of passing an intrastate online gambling bill for a couple years now but have yet to gain any traction on the issue. Wednesday’s hearing by the...
- 2012’s top slot machines; AC Slots goes under; Caesars gets info active
January 20, 2013
According to a quarterly survey of 73 operators of 245 casinos worldwide, the top-performing slot machines of 2012 were (in order) IGT’s Wheel of Fortune, Bally’s Michael Jackson and IGT’s Megabucks. Vegas Inc. reported that the survey, conducted by gaming researchers Todd Eilers and Frank Fantini, put IGT ahead of...
- Canadians want sports bets; WMS inks BCLC; Ont. Tory says scrap online gaming
December 13, 2012
As the Canadian Senate continues to debate whether or not to approve the C-290 single-game sports betting legislation, an Ipsos Reid poll conducted on behalf of the Canadian Gaming Association has determined that 64% of respondents favor passage of the bill. Three-quarters (76%) said legalizing single-game betting would boost government...
- WMS, ACEP get prelim okay on Nevada online poker; Fitch says no fed bill in 2012
September 6, 2012
The Nevada Gaming Control Board has given its stamp of approval to two more prospective online poker operators – gaming device maker WMS Gaming Inc. and Nevada brick-and-mortar casino outfit American Casino & Entertainment Properties LLC (ACEP). WMS, which launched its online subsidiary Williams Interactive in July to oversee its...
- 888 and WMS hook up for online poker
July 2, 2012
888 have signed a strategic agreement with land-based supplier WMS Gaming to develop an online poker solution in the U.S.A. The terms of the deal mean WMS can offer 888’s online poker product in any casino that contains WMS equipment. In the first instance it will be a play-for-fun offering...
- Moody’s downgrades U.S. market; Shuffle Master reveals more; WMS and Station team up
June 27, 2012
Moody’s Investors Service has delivered a blow to the U.S. gaming market after delivering news on Wednesday that improvement has stalled and companies with large debts are “at great risk”. Las Vegas Review Journal reported that analyst Peggy Holloway expressed her concerns for Caesars, CityCentre Holdings and Revel Atlantic Citydue...