Online casino and sportsbook operator GVC Holdings has cited the impact of football’s Fifa World Cup as the main reason behind an increase to record levels of revenue during the three months to June 30, 2014.
Online gaming operator bwin.party has reported a ‘mixed’ revenue performance during the three months through to June 30, 2014, with a good showing from its sports business helping to offset softer performances by its poker and casino services.
Spanish regulator Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ) has cited the popularity of sports betting in the country as the main reason behind a year-on-year jump in online gaming revenue during the first quarter of 2014.
Divisions between opponents and supporters of igaming in the US at the American Gaming Association have led the US casino trade group to withdraw its support for regulated online poker and casino in the country.
Asian gaming operator Entertainment Gaming Asia has cited the performance of its Dreamworld Palin Casino land-based operation in Cambodia as the main reason for a year-on-year drop in revenue over the three months through to March 31, 2014.