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Entain sees Q4 revenue rise 7% thanks to online spike

Entain has reported a 7% increase in year-on-year revenue for Q4 2020, mainly due to a significant increase in online activity. The Ladbrokes and Coral operator, previously known as GVC Holdings, saw its online net gaming revenue (NGR) improve by...

New York Governor projects $500m annual revenue from mobile sports betting

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo believes the legalisation of online sports wagering could generate $500m in annual revenue once implemented. As reported by the New York Times, state officials also said the legalisation of marijuana could raise around $350m a...

BetMakers exceeds share purchase plan target to raise AU$26.3m

BetMakers has announced ­that it has raised AU$26.3m (US$20.4m) through a share purchase plan (SPP), significantly exceeding its target amount. The Australian-based gaming technology supplier had aimed to raise AU$10m through the purchase plan, which provided eligible shareholders the opportunity...

Allied Esports Entertainment to sell WPT for $78m

Allied Esports Entertainment will be selling poker-related business and assets, including the entities comprising the World Poker Tour, to Element Partners, LLC. According to the agreement, Element will acquire WPT for $78.3m: $68.3m to be paid upfront and $10m to...

The Star Gold Coast to develop new $310m hotel and apartment tower

The Star Entertainment Group has announced plans to develop a new AU$400m (US$310m) hotel and apartment tower at The Star Gold Coast. The new 63-story development will include an internationally recognised five-star hotel brand, and is expected to open in...

Prefectures in Japan prepare for further IR developments

Osaka is steadily moving forward with its integrated resort (IR) plans, but the city is also aiming for some restructuring. An ordinance will be presented to the city’s council which most notably focuses on unifying the Osaka area.  The unification...

Macau visitor numbers down 85% year-on-year

A total of 5,896,848 people visited Macau in 2020, representing an 85% decline from 2019, according to the Statistics and Census Service (DSEC). Same-day visitors represented 52% of the total at 3,074,811, with overnight visitors representing 48% of the total...

Netherlands online gaming launch delayed once again

The launch of the online gaming market in the Netherlands has been further delayed after the Dutch Remote Gambling Act (Koa) was pushed back by a month. Minister for Legal Protection Sander Dekker, announced that Koa will now come into...

Research suggests gambling spend reduced with deposit limit options removed

New research has suggested that online gamblers reduce their spending limits by nearly half once industry-set options for deposit limits are removed. The research from the Behavioural Insights Team (BIT) found that once deposit limits are removed from view, players...

Synot Games granted UK supplier licence

Synot Games has announced it has obtained a supplier licence from the Gambling Commission. The content supplier is also licensed by the Malta Gaming Authority, with its games certified in several jurisdictions across Europe. “We are looking forward to our new...