London-listed gaming operator Rank Group has reported an 8 per cent fall in revenue to £638.1m for its fiscal year ended June 30, with results negatively impacted by retail closures in the final quarter of the period due to COVID-19.
Despite strong performances from Rank’s retail venues in the first eight [...]
Austrian gaming giant Novomatic has reported a 36 per cent drop in revenue to €805.4m for the first half of 2020 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Revenue was significantly impacted by the temporary closure of gaming facilities including casinos, slot arcades and bars, while the company’s Gaming Technology business [...]
China’s lottery market recovered in July as total sales increased by 10 per cent year-on-year to RMB36.15bn (€4.48bn).
With lottery sales negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic throughout the first half of 2020, July marked a return to growth following a 3 per cent year-on-year decline in June.
Welfare Lottery sales climbed [...]
Spanish gaming operator Codere has reported a 55 per cent fall in revenue to €318m in the first half of 2020, as COVID-19 related closures significantly impacted operations in Spain and Latin America.
The company’s heavy reliance on sports betting also meant that it failed to grow its online gaming business [...]
London-listed gaming supplier Gaming Realms has reported a 66 per cent increase in revenue to £5.2m for the first half of 2020, boosted by strong growth in the United States.
Licensing revenue doubled to £3.4m during the period due to an increase in distribution and an expanded games portfolio, while social [...]
West Virginia’s licensed sportsbooks returned to growth in August as total wagers rose to $40.4m for the four-week period ended 29 August.
With the Mardi Gras Casino relaunching its retail and mobile sportsbook at the end of the month, there were four casinos in the state with operational sportsbooks, generating $9.3m [...]
Athens-listed Intralot has reported a 55 per cent fall in revenue to €168.2m for the first half of 2020, as second quarter results were significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Intralot’s systems handled €9.8bn of worldwide wagers during the six month period, an increase of 2 per cent versus a year [...]
New Zealand’s SkyCity Entertainment Group has generated revenue of NZ$4.5m from its newly launched online casino operations during the financial year ended 30 June.
Launched last August in partnership with Gaming Innovation Group, the operator said that it had experienced strong growth in customer registrations, first-time depositors and gaming revenue during [...]
Washington DC’s nascent sports betting market generated total wagers of $741,500 in its second full month of operation via the DC Lottery’s GambetDC mobile app and website.
Wagering climbed to $741,500 in July from $223,730 in the previous month, with the number of bets rising from 9,974 in June to 28,075 [...]
In a strong start to its 2021 financial year, the Kentucky Lottery has seen total sales increase by 46 per cent in July as internet lottery sales soared.
Following a record performance in its 2020 financial year, total sales grew to $124.4m in July, with scratch-off sales climbing 52 per cent [...]
The Hong Kong Jockey Club (HKJC) has reported a 12 per cent decline in total turnover to HK$218.75bn (€23.6bn) for its 2019/20 financial year ended 30 June.
Despite the impact of COVID-19 on global sports and racing, HKJC did not lose a single race during the pandemic after implementing stringent health [...]
Rhode Island’s regulated sports betting market generated total wagers of $6.7m in July, primarily from online and mobile sports betting.
With the state's two casinos only reopening on 22 July following their COVID-19 related closure, total wagers fell by 19 per cent compared to the same month last year, when there [...]