02 November 2012Forget Federal Regulation; States Finding Ways to Form Partnerships
Legalized gambling is regulated in 85 countries around the world and pulls in almost $35 billion in wagers, some of that from US players. With a market expected to grow to $10 billion a year in the US alone, some states are anxious to get a piece of the action, or rather, a slice of the profits. Those interested states, so far, include Nevada, Delaware, and New Jersey.Read full article
02 November 2012Kentucky Governor Pushes To Expand Gambling
Governor Steve Beshear doesn’t beat about the bush. In a Kentucky.com article, he stated “I don’t think it’s any secret that expanded gaming is one of the issues that I think should be addressed by the people of this state. And I am hopeful that we may be able to get a constitutional amendment passed in the upcoming session.” Whether or not it happens will depend on several factors, including approval by Kentucky voters. Since Gov.Read full article
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26 October 2012Pinnacle Sports Implicated in Illegal Betting Ring; 25 indictments delivered
Twenty-five people across five states were arrested, and over $7.6 million in cash and chips were confiscated, on Wednesday and Thursday in connection with a $50 million bookmaking operation that may or may not directly involve Pinnacle Sports, a online sports betting site. Of those arrested, three (Brandt England, George Molsbarger, and Stanley Tomchin) are co-owners of Pinnacle Sports.Read full article
25 October 2012Zynga Reports Greener Earnings; Eyes Greener Pastures
Zynga‘s stock jumped an impressive 15% in early trading activity on Thursday due to its announcement that it topped its previously lowered 3rd quarter outlook. Originally reforecasted as between $30 and $305 million, the “Farmville” creator posted a revenue of $317 million this quarter, making it a 3% year-over-year growth. (Read on for numerical analysis of Zynga’s financial results and future).Read full article
25 October 2012Virgin Casino Goes Zombie; Launches New Rewards Program
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24 October 2012Facebook Fan Pages: A Gamble?
A Casino Affiliate Programs (CAP) article “Is Facebook Extorting Gambling Companies?” hit the internet waves a few days ago, and we’re still feeling the repercussions. In the article, Mike Litson tells the story of an iGaming affiliate who goes through the ringer with Facebook as he tries to figure out why his fanpage is no longer available on the Facebook site.Read full article
23 October 2012William Hill Announces Playtech Buyout, Awaits Numbers.
Several months ago, it was speculated that William Hill PLC could–and probably should–buy out Playtech’s stake in their joint-venture company, William Hill Online. This week, William Hill announced it intended to do just that. Playtech currently owns 29% of the business it founded with William Hill PLC in 2008. At the time, Playtech paid $319.7 million and provided the venture with software platforms and technical solutions.Read full article