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article The Great American Gambling Boom (9/21/2014)
(USA) -- For a nation that prides itself on individual liberty, the United States has long clung to its Puritan roots in regards to gambling. As early as 1630, the...
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New Jersey Gaming

article Instead of boom, a whimper from New Jersey Internet gambling (9/21/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- Internet gaming hasn’t provided the windfall New Jersey officials had hoped would come and that analysts had predicted.
article New Jersey Online Poker Revenue Up 5 Percent in August (9/21/2014)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey online poker revenue rose by almost 5 percent in August over the same period in July, according to numbers released by the NJ Division of...
article Atlantic City Casino Revenue Up (and Down) in August (9/13/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City casinos earned a rare revenue increase in August, but only if you’re willing to compare apples to oranges (and/or lemons). The...
article New Jersey DGE August Gaming Results. Casinos Close. New Directions Discussed. (9/13/2014)
(New Jersey) -- In the midst of the 88th Miss America Pageant at Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, the August 2014 Gaming Revenue results were released by the New Jersey...
article New Jersey Interactive Gaming Win Increases 5 Percent in August (9/13/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Atlantic City casinos posted a combined win of $289.9 million in August. This includes Atlantic City casinos and internet gaming. This was up 2.3 percent...
article New Jersey Online Gambling Revenue Up 4.5% in August (9/13/2014)
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has released monthly online gambling figures for August that show $10.54 million in Internet win during the...
article Tropicana, Golden Nugget are August winners but AC casino revenues drop 1.2 percent (9/13/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s casinos saw a 1.2 percent decrease in revenue in August compared to the same time last year, according to a new report.
article Tropicana Is Steadily Becoming The Biggest Success Story of NJ Online Gambling (9/13/2014)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement figures show that regulated NJ online poker rooms and casino sites generated total revenue of $10.5mm during...
8 Total Articles on this Issue

Pennsylvania Gaming

article Pennsylvania, A Proposed Future in Online Gambling (9/21/2014)
(Pennsylvania) -- Online gambling for Pennsylvania residents is still a possibility according to William Thomas. William Thomas, executive director of the PA House...
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Atlantic City Gaming

article Online Gambling on the Ropes in Atlantic City (9/20/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- The hope that Atlantic City’s gambling revenue would one day return to its former volume with the introduction of online gambling seems to be...
article Atlantic City casinos use online gaming to top Aug. 2013 revenues by 2.3 pct (9/12/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- Atlantic City’s casino industry took in $305 million in revenues in Aug. 2014, up 2.3 percent from the Aug. 2013 figure of $298 million –...
article Inside Gaming: Fifth Atlantic City Casino to Close; NJ Invites Sports Betting, PokerStars (9/12/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- In this edition of Inside Gaming the focus is squarely upon New Jersey. We look at Atlantic City’s ongoing woes where a fifth casino has...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Sports Betting

article Back-room Hong Kong bookies go global thanks to online betting (9/20/2014)
(Hong Kong) -- In the fragrant environs of the Mong Kok flower market, a florist leans on a delivery truck parked outside his shop, intently studying his smartphone.
article Hong Kong regulators rule out blocking access to illegal gambling websites (9/20/2014)
(Hong Kong) -- Hong Kong has ruled out Singapore-style measures to stifle the multibillion-dollar online gambling business, amid growing fears internationally about its...
article NJ Sports Betting Challenge Offers Hope for Other US States (9/13/2014)
(USA) -- Could the New Jersey sports betting decision to decriminalize wagering at casinos and racetracks in the Garden State spark a wave of similar moves in other...
3 Total Articles on this Issue

Trump

article Ultimate Gaming Leaves NJ Online Gambling Market (9/20/2014)
(New Jersey) -- While gratitude is being given to the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement, it should be given to Ultimate Gaming. Ultimate Gaming was one of the...
article Ultimate Gaming Leaving New Jersey Online Gambling Market (9/20/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Ultimate Gaming annlounced Friday in a press release on their website that they have terminated their agreement with Trump Taj Mahal and will be closing...
article BLOG: Ultimate Gaming pulling out of New Jersey (9/19/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Ultimate Gaming has decided to pull out of the New Jersey market, discontinuing both its Ultimate Poker and Ultimate Casino activity there. Play is...
article GROVE: Ultimate Gaming Exiting New Jersey Online Casino Market (9/19/2014)
(New Jersey) -- An unfortunate milestone for the nascent regulated U.S. online gambling industry, as Ultimate Gaming announced today plans to wind down the operations of...
article More Details on Ultimate Gaming NJ Exit; Blames Trump Entertainment Bankruptcy (9/19/2014)
(New Jersey) -- It’s official, Ultimate Gaming is leaving New Jersey. On Friday afternoon the company announced it would be terminating its partnership with the...
article Ultimate Gaming ending agreement with Trump Taj Mahal (9/19/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Ultimate Gaming, one of just two companies operating in both the Nevada and New Jersey Internet wagering markets, said Friday it was ending its agreement...
article Ultimate leaving New Jersey online gambling market (9/19/2014)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey's fledgling Internet gambling market lost its first provider Friday when Ultimate Gaming accused its partner, the Trump Taj Mahal Casino...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Online Poker

article East Coast Could Be Home of U.S. Online Poker (9/19/2014)
(USA) -- With California’s bid for an online poker bill stalled, PokerUpdate.com makes a case that the big expansion of online poker in the U.S. could come on the...
article BLOG: Who's Better at Safeguarding Players, Live or Online Poker Rooms? (9/15/2014)
(Las Vegas) -- Sheldon Adelson and his Coalition to Stop Internet Gambling spend a lot of time harping on the lack of safeguards available at online gambling sites....
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PokerStars

article PokerStars, Others Ready for New Jersey Launch (9/19/2014)
(New Jersey) -- PartyPoker which is partnered with the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa for online gaming in New Jersey, has announced a major upgrade of its platform with...
article PokerStars Finally Reveals Plans for UK Regulation (9/18/2014)
(UK) -- Less than two weeks untli new regulations in the UK come into effect, PokerStars has finally revealed its plans to migrate players over to a new UK site. Despite...
article BLOG: Ray Lesniak Says PokerStars Return Close at Hand (9/15/2014)
(New Jersey) -- PokerStars appears to be on the fast track towards returning to the New Jersey market. Regulators have reacted positively to the company’s takeover...
article PokerStars in New Jersey Around the Corner, Per Ray Lesniak (9/15/2014)
(New Jersey) -- PokerStars’ return to New Jersey is imminent and international player pool-sharing will follow close behind, State Senator Raymond Lesniak has...
article PokerStars, New Jersey and the Pansy Ho Effect (9/15/2014)
(New Jersey) -- Amaya Gaming executives have to be dancing a little jig, celebrating the return of one of their potential largest competitors in the New Jersey online...
article New Jersey State Sen. Ray Lesniak: PokerStars Approval in NJ Only Weeks Away (9/13/2014)
(New Jersey) -- New Jersey State Sen. Ray Lesniak indicated he has reason to believe that PokerStars will be approved to offer online poker in New Jersey in the next few...
6 Total Articles on this Issue

Santa Ysabel

article Santa Ysabel Tribe’s Online Poker Encounters Delays (9/19/2014)
(California) -- The real-money online poker game, PrivateTable.com, promised for weeks by the Iipay Nation of Santa Ysabel, San Diego County has so far failed to...
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Online Gambling

article Internet Poker Critic Riles Executives With Money Laundering Claims [sub req] (9/18/2014)
(Las Vegas) -- Fabian Nunez, a former Democratic Assembly Speaker in California who lobbies against online poker, told attendees of a Las Vegas gaming conference on...
article MINTON: Black markets do not protect minorities (9/18/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- Former Denver mayor Wellington Webb argues i a Sept. 14 op-ed in The Hill that legalized online gambling would be bad for minority populations. (“...
article Morgan Stanley Report Sends Mixed Signals on US iGaming (9/17/2014)
(Wall Street) -- In a recent analysis report Morgan Stanley severely slashed their previous future market estimates for online gambling in the United States. This is the...
article U.S. Online Gambling Market Could Hit $5.2 Billion By 2020: Morgan Stanley (9/17/2014)
(Wall Street) -- According to research from Morgan Stanley, the online gambling industry in the United States could hit $5.2 billion in 2020, if there are at least 20...
article Regulated Online Gambling Estimated in 20 States by 2020 (9/16/2014)
(USA) -- A recent igaming report compiled by Morgan Stanley indicates that residents of 20 states may be enjoying Internet poker and gambling by the year 2020.
article Should online gambling be legal? This graphic makes the argument in favor (9/16/2014)
(USA) -- Online gambling could be a huge business opportunity, but it also happens to be illegal, with some exceptions, in the United States. Here's a look at what...
article MAYBERRY: Leave online gaming regulation to the states, not feds (9/14/2014)
(California) -- Right now, Congress is considering legislation which would allow States to establish licensing and regulation for Internet gaming sites. Opponents of...
7 Total Articles on this Issue

Bitcoin

article First Dedicated iGaming Bitcoin Conference Announced (9/17/2014)
(UK) -- Today iGaming Business, the leading publishing and events company for the online gambling industry, announced the launch of a new event - the Bitcoin4iGaming...
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National Indian Gaming Association

article RICHARDSON: Ron Allen Talks iGaming At NIGA Midyear (9/17/2014)
(Oklahoma) -- Ron Allen, Chairman of the Washington Indian Gaming Association, took the stage at the 2014 NIGA Mid Year conference at the Winstar Casino Resort in...
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Nevada Online

article WSOP.com claims market leadership in Nevada (9/17/2014)
(Nevada) -- Analysts have been disappointed by the numbers produced from Nevada’s 17-month-old online poker network. Caesars Interactive Entertainment doesn’...
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Europe Online

article Pinnacle Sports to withdraw from UK market (9/16/2014)
(UK) -- Pinnacle Sports has become the latest online gaming operator to confirm that it will withdraw from the UK market ahead of the introduction of the new Gambling (...
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New Mexico Gaming

article New Jersey enjoys online gaming revenue jump in August (9/16/2014)
(New Jersey) -- The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has announced that the US state experienced a jump in online gaming revenue during August, marking the...
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Online Legislation

article Tribes Warned Internet Gambling Push Possible This Year [sub req] (9/16/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- Indian gaming tribes should be on the alert for a last-minute attempt by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada to pass an Internet gambling...
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Mobile Gaming

article Flurry chief: Mobile gaming still has plenty of opportunity (9/15/2014)
(California) -- Gaming has taken on rock-star status on people’s mobile devices, and the revolution will of mobile gaming should only get bigger if you trust the...
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Caesars

article Caesars Gambles On TV Campaign (9/13/2014)
(Atlantic City) -- Caesars Casino are running a TV campaign to advertise their online gambling site, but will this just add to Atlantic City’s woes?
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Facebook

article Facebook Gaming Gets Shut Down in Korea Until Further Notice (9/13/2014)
(South Korea) -- Facebook gaming has been shut down in Korea by its Game Rating and Administration Committee (GRAC) until further notice. While there has been no...
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N.J. Sports Betting

article New Jersey Expected To Offer Legal Sports Betting Beginning In October (9/13/2014)
(New Jersey) -- In a move designed to save the remaining fast-drowning casino franchises in New Jersey, the Chris Christie administration reversed course and paved the...
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Minnesota Gaming

article Minnesotan Pushing for Online Gaming (9/12/2014)
(Minnesota) -- In every state across the US there are varying opinions when it comes to poker in any form. If you were to take a trip from one end of the country to the...
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Other News

article Bets are off as online casino ceases trading as ‘precaution’ (9/20/2014)
(Isle of Man) -- An online gaming operator says its decision to cease trading bets was taken ‘purely as a precautionary measure’. Locus Gaming Isle of Man...
article UK regulator revokes BetButler’s remote operating licence (9/19/2014)
(UK) -- The UK Gambling Commission has revoked BetButler’s remote operating licence following a review of the online sports betting broker.
article Dan Bilzerian Teams with Verne Troyer in new BGO Marketing Campaign (9/18/2014)
(USA) -- Dan Bilzerian’s life is complete. He had the hookers, the porn stars, the money, the guns, and even the goat. And now to round it all off, he gets to hang with...
article Geopolitics May Halt Russian iPoker Legalization (9/18/2014)
(Russia) -- After five years of trying to prevent online poker from taking root inside the country, the Russian Federation recently signaled an about turn in its...
article Doom or Boom? Fate of online gaming in India hangs in balance as SC mulls legality (9/17/2014)
(India) -- On Wednesday, the Supreme Court will continue to hear arguments in the case pertaining to the legality of online games, particularly cards games likes rummy...
article Singapore Pools the Plug on Online Gambling with Remote Gambling Bill (9/14/2014)
(Singapore) -- “May the odds be ever in your favour,” goes a catchphrase in novel-turned-movie franchise The Hunger Games. But punters in Singapore who...
article Why the chips on down for online gambling (9/14/2014)
(Singapore) -- Online gambling addict "Benson" was at his wits' end two years ago, having incurred a spiralling debt from his insatiable habit.
article Portomaso Gamingunveils new live casino (9/13/2014)
(Malta) -- Portomasogaming has launched a new digital platform for its live Casino and studio, which are now combined into one product, following an investment of €...
article Major Gambling Operators Blacklisted in Latvia (9/13/2014)
(Latvia) -- The Latvian government recently blacklisted some of the biggest gambling operators within its territories. Among the 20 plus gambling operators were Poker...
article The new Gambling Act will enter into force by October 1st (9/13/2014)
(UK) -- Online poker providers in the United Kingdom are to undergo change to their operations following the new online gambling legislation slating to enter into force...
article Online Rummy And Online Poker Remains Legally Risky In India (9/13/2014)
(India) -- Rummy and poker entrepreneurs in India have high hopes from the litigation that is pending before the Supreme Court of India. They believe that the outcome of...
article Credit Card Companies Clearing Path For Regulated Online Payments [sub req'd] (9/12/2014)
(USA) -- Visa, MasterCard and Discover will soon implement three new merchant category codes for regulated U.S. Internet gambling transactions, industry sources told...
article DEQ signs online gaming content deal with GameAccount Network (9/12/2014)
(Canada) -- DEQ Systems has announced that the company has entered into an agreement with GameAccount Network, developer and supplier of enterprise-level B2B gaming...
article Denmark's Online Gambling Taxes Reviewed By ECJ (9/12/2014)
(Denmark) -- Denmark’s recent liberalization of its online gambling industry was a long time coming as it is in many European jurisdictions. Danske Spil, the 80...
article ECJ ruling set to determine Danish gambling tax rates (9/12/2014)
(Denmark) -- The European Court of Justice (ECJ), is set to deliver its ruling on Danish online gambling taxation rates. Danish gambling authorities currently set a...
article Uruguay clampdown on online gambling (9/12/2014)
(Uruguay) -- Leonel Revelese, leader of lobby group the National Federation of Uruguayan Gaming (FENAJU), is attempting to hinder the online gambling companies that are...
article Uruguayan Casino Groups question legality of online gambling (9/12/2014)
(Uruguay) -- The National Casinos Workers Union (FENAJU) and the National Association of State Casinos has written a letter to the Uruguayan Economics Minister asking...
article Cambodia gambling reform could include online activity (9/12/2014)
(Cambodia) -- Mounting competitive pressure from neighbouring Vietnam, and the likelihood that this will erode Cambodian land casino business, is reportedly influencing...
article OP/ED: Internet gambling harmful to minorities (9/11/2014)
(Washington D.C.) -- Years ago, big city visitors often came across an enticing scene on certain street corners. A crowd of people standing in wonder as someone –...
article New UK Gambling Act Has Major Implications (9/11/2014)
(UK) -- The iPoker network have announced that three online poker rooms will be making changes to their operations in the United Kingdom. Of the three brands, Winner and...

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