Business & Financial

Gambling Magnate Ho Retires at 96

Gambling Magnate Ho Retires at 96

Macau gambling pioneer Stanley Ho, one of Asia's richest men, will retire as chairman of SJM Holdings Ltd at its forthcoming annual general meeting on June 12, the casino operator said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2018

Bitcoin And More Cryptocurrencies Finally Start To Rally

Bitcoin And More Cryptocurrencies Finally Start To Rally

The Bitcoin digital currency and other cryptocurrencies have finally started to rally.  It has been a rough few weeks for Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple and other altcoins.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2018

LL Cool J on the Case of Stolen Bitcoin With Airing of NCIS Los Angeles Episode

The Sunday April 22 episode will delve into a $10 million theft of the cryptocurrency from a mining farm, with agents dispatched to investigate. The episode, “Outside the Lines,” will air at 9pm (ET/PT). 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2018

Bitcoin Jumps on News That SEC Will Begin Cracking Down on Crypto Fraud

Pundits on Fox Business surmised a fall in bitcoin's price Thursday following news that the SEC intended to aggressively go after cryptocurrency fraud.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/13/2018

Cryptocurrency in 2018: Which Will Dominate the Sportsbook Industry

Cryptocurrency in 2018: Which Will Dominate the Sportsbook Industry

Does your sportsbook software allow you to collect cryptocurrency? Do you know which ones you  should be using to attract more bettors? Find out which currency will dominate your online bookie business.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/12/2018

Bitcoin Price Jumps to Two-Week High, Leads Broad Crypto Surge

Bitcoin Price Jumps to Two-Week High, Leads Broad Crypto Surge

Cryptocurrency prices jumped on Thursday, led by a surge in bitcoin to two-week highs, with people active in the market citing a squeeze on traders who have bet against prices, given a lack of obvious news to trigger the gains. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/12/2018

PokerStars Denies Social Games Access to Washington Residents

PokerStars Denies Social Games Access to Washington Residents

The state of Washington has decided to take a tougher stance on perceived real money gambling sites. PokerStars has decided to take a tougher stance on playing their games for free.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/12/2018

Australia’s Blockbid Exchange Granted Cryptocurrency License by Austrac

Australia’s Blockbid Exchange Granted Cryptocurrency License by Austrac

Blockbid is now registered with the Australian Transaction Reports and Analysis Centre (Austrac). This makes it only the third company granted permission to legally operate as a cryptocurrency exchange in Australia since new regulations came about last week.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/11/2018

JPMorgan Sued for Bitcoin Fraud

JPMorgan Sued for Bitcoin Fraud

Bitcoin now makes up more than half of all online gambling transactions but the cryptocurrency continues to take a hit on the public front between regulatory crackdowns and lawsuits.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/11/2018

Starting a Bookie Business Is Now Easier Than Ever

Starting a Bookie Business Is Now Easier Than Ever

If you have ever considered starting your own sports book or online casino, then unless you have heard of a pay per head, the chances are that you would have been put off by the cost involved. That is no longer the case.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/11/2018

India Coin And CannabisCoin Cryptocurrencies Surge Despite The Bitcoin Crash

Online gamblers, day traders, and cryptocurrency investors have had a nice run betting on Bitcoin and other altcoins over the past year.  The folks that have gotten into Bitcoin too late have gotten their wallet hurt, while seasoned cryptocurrency investors have been making bank with The India Coin And CannabisCoin Cryptocurrencies. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/10/2018

AXES Network’s Earle Hall Heads Up Canada’s New Blockchain Committee

In a recent post on PlaySlots4RealMoney.com by Penny Cleopatra, the top guy at AXES Network has been tapped to fill the role as the chair of the new Blockchain Committee in Canada. Chosen for this position by the Gaming Standards Association (GSA) , Earle Hall appears to be the perfect candidate given his current title of CEO at AXES.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/10/2018

Bitcoin Would Be a Calamity, Not an Economy

A piece appearing in MIT Technology Review suggests that the anonymous digital currency bitcoin has had trouble growing beyond a niche community.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/10/2018

LeoVegas News

Find all the latest news pertaining to LeoVegas, one of the largest and most successful online casino groups on the Net today.  Licensed out of Malta and rated number one by LiveCasino.com.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/10/2018

Estonian Regulator, Taivo Põrk, to Speak at Mare Balticum Gaming Summit 2018

Estonian Regulator, Taivo Põrk, to Speak at Mare Balticum Gaming Summit 2018

The Mare Balticum Gaming Summit 2018 speakers keeps growing as conference organizers announce the addition of Estonian regulator Taivo Põrk to their lineup.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/10/2018

Backpage Owners Promoted Prostitution, Used Bitcoin to Launder Money

Backpage Owners Promoted Prostitution, Used Bitcoin to Launder Money

Seven people, including some with Phoenix connections, have been indicted in federal court on prostitution crimes relating to the operation of the Backpage.com website. 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/09/2018

Atlantic City Casino Earnings Up 22.5 Percent in 2017

Less competition has led to higher profits for Atlantic City’s casinos in 2017 — but will it last with two more casinos soon to join the mix?

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/09/2018

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Inks Deal for Online Gambling

Atlantic City’s Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Inks Deal for Online Gambling

Casino gambling in Atlantic City has been around for decades, but in recent years the casinos in town have taken it on the chin given the proliferation of other gambling options in neighboring states.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/09/2018

Doubleline Capital CEO Talks Bitcoin: 'Bitcoin Very Clearly Leads Risk Assets'

Jeffrey Gundlach, Doubleline Capital CEO, talks bonds, tariffs and bitcoin in an exclusive interview on CNBC's "Fast Money." 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/09/2018

Ayre: 'This Will Make Ethereum Obsolete'

Ayre: 'This Will Make Ethereum Obsolete'

Over 50 teams have signed up to put tokenization on the Bitcoin BCH chain and that can only mean one thing, CoinGeek.com founder Calvin Ayre predicts: The end of Ethereum.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/08/2018

$25 Billion in Taxes Owed by Cryptocurrency Investors

It's tax season, and the U.S. Internal Revenue Service is cracking down on those who have invested in cryptocurrencies over the past year.  Taxpayers find themselves in a bit of a bind as the April 17 deadline looms as they try to better understand capital gains.  

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2018

Crypto Self-Regulation Deemed Likely in South Africa

Crypto Self-Regulation Deemed Likely in South Africa

The South African Reserve Bank (SARB) has set up a team to monitor fintech developments and assist its efforts to finalize the regulatory regime for cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin.com News is reporting this weekend.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2018

Casino Luck Casino Review

Players who register for a Casino Luck account will get to enjoy a welcome bonus offer that covers their initial deposit. The online casino will give these players a 100% match bonus that can go as high as £/€/$150 and 150 free spins for the Starburst video slot.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Apr/07/2018

Houston Area Bookies, Agents Beware as NBA and MLB Teams Continue to Dominate

As if the Astros winning the 2017 World Series were not enough to give Houston area bookies fits, their home town Rockets now own the best record in the NBA.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2018

Feds Want to Serve Bitcoin Fraud Lawsuit Against Colorado Man Via Email

A Colorado man accused of defrauding investors of more than $1 million in a Bitcoin-based investment scheme has eluded being served charging documents and federal regulators are seeking permission to serve him via email.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2018

Bitcoin ‘Worthless’ and Will Perform Worse Than Stocks In The Coming Months

"Bitcoin's correlation with equity prices has strengthened recently, but we think that this will be just temporary. We still think that bitcoin is essentially worthless," Capital Economics tells CNBC.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/07/2018

MGM Shares Rise on Talks Company Could Buy Wynn

MGM Shares Rise on Talks Company Could Buy Wynn

The New York Post on Friday was reporting that MGM is considering buying Wynn Resorts though an amount has yet to be disclosed.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/06/2018

Mare Balticum Gaming Summit Adds Play'n GO Group Compliance Manager Sissel Weitzhandler to Speaker List

Mare Balticum Gaming Summit Adds Play'n GO Group Compliance Manager Sissel Weitzhandler to Speaker List

The organizers of Mare Balticum Gaming Summit (Baltic Sea Gaming Summit) are honored to announce that Sissel Weitzhandler (Legal and Compliance Manager of the Play'n GO Group) will join the inaugural event as a speaker in the panel dedicated to the Scandinavian region.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/06/2018

India Bans Bitcoin

In a blow to cryptocurrencies, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced Thurday that it is banning banks and regulated financial entities from dealing with digital currencies.

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2018

Horse Race Track Closing After 70 Years

Horse Race Track Closing After 70 Years

Raceway claims changes in the gambling industry have had "a significant impact" on horse racing 

Submitted by Guest on, Apr/05/2018

Breaking News

Weekslong Manhunt Ends With Capture of Degenerate Gambler Accused of Killing Husband

Weekslong Manhunt Ends With Capture of Degenerate Gambler Accused of Killing Husband

A Minnesota woman who led authorities on a weekslong manhunt after she allegedly killed her husband, then went to Florida and befriended — then killed — a woman who resembled her, is now facing charges in two states.

How to Maximize Your Chances of Winning at a Bitcoin Online Casino

If you want to win regularly playing at an online casino, the key is discipline.  But there are other factors that should be considered, especially when it applies to the Bitcoin casino.

Cryptocurrencies Bring Bullish Gains This Spring

Cryptocurrencies Bring Bullish Gains This Spring

Cryptocurrencies are breaking new price levels this week as markets are seeing gains across the board during the last two weeks of April. Yesterday’s trading sessions saw bitcoin cash touch a high of $1,560 per BCH as the currency has been on a relentless run over the past week.