In The Spotlight
It was a turbulent start to the year for shareholders across the gambling industry as political events weighed on the markets, with listed operators and suppliers seeing their combined share prices fall by 2.46 per cent during the first month of 2017.
While the big guns dominate this year’s awards, the shortlists and Hot 50 highlight the next generation breaking through.
October proved to be a difficult month for iGaming stocks as combined average share prices fell by 2 per cent during the period.
Lottoland’s success with its bet-on-lotteries concept has already attracted the ire of UK National Lottery operator Camelot. Lottoland UK managing director James Easterbrook and Home agency’s Nick Harrison explain how their new ad campaign is set to further boost UK operations.
Finland’s Veikkaus has revealed 2016 financial results for the three state-owned operators that are now merged into a single entity, including record performances from RAY and the old Veikkaus.
Lottery betting operator Lottoland has hit out at the Australian Advertising Standards Board (ASB) after it banned one of its ads for depicting excessive gambling, saying that it disagrees with the watchdog's decision but will amend the ad "for commercial reasons".
Facing tough competition from the industry’s giants, Relax Gaming has been recognized by GamingIntelligence.com as the most noteworthy supplier of poker solutions in 2016.
Australian gaming giant Tabcorp has agreed an AUD$45m settlement with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC) to resolve Federal Court proceedings between the two parties.
This week's Games Round-up includes new slot launches from Habanero, Quickspin, and Realistic Games, alongside platform integrations by the likes of Pariplay, Betsoft Gaming and Nolimit City.
Global lottery sales were up by 4.9 per cent in the first nine months of 2016 following growth across all regions, particularly participating African lotteries.
Scientific Games has appointed Karin-Joyce Tjon from legal technology solutions provider Epiq Systems to serve as its new chief operating officer and president.
David Baazov’s bid to retake control of the company he formerly led as chief executive has taken another turn, with one of his named investors claiming to have no involvement in the deal. Here is what we know so far.