Australian gaming operator Crown Resorts saw a huge drop in its online figures following its sale of CrownBet. The group's Australian casinos also felt the impact of softer economic conditions in China.
888 Holdings has agreed a deal to acquire JPJ Group's Mandalay operating business, including the Costa Bingo brand, for a cash consideration of £18m (€20.6m/$23.3m). The deal will strengthen 888's UK presence, its CEO claims, while JPJ says the sale will allow it to pursue a single-brand strategy focused around Jackpotjoy.
Key developments in 2018 come to fruition this year, with point of consumption tax and consumer protection issues set to ring big changes in the Australian gambling industry, according to Addisons senior Associate Karina Chong and partner Jamie Nettleton.
In the second part of iGaming Business' analysis of gambling advertising restrictions, we look at the unintended consequences of bans, possible alternatives to blanket prohibitions - and ask whether tackling advertising really gets to the root cause of the issue.
New restrictions on gambling advertising are being proposed or brought into force as more European regulators attempt to address growing public concerns regarding its prevalence. But will they have the desired impact on addiction figures?
Evoplay Entertainment is established in iGaming world as a game developer that adores impressing the industry with its fresh Slots, Instant and Table games, studied and designed to fit the players from Asia, EU and other territories.
The iGaming Business Italy Dashboard, in partnership with Ficom Leisure, reveals that after ending last year on a low, the Italian igaming market rebounded sharply in January thanks largely to the recovery of the sports betting vertical.
Gaming, Racing & Wagering Australia (GRWA) is reaching its 10th edition, in Brisbane, bringing together over 150 of Australia’s leading sports betting, gaming, wagering, lottery and racing executives to learn about the latest developments in the industry