Business & Financial

Australian Casino Tourism Smoking Hot Report

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/18/2011

Macau Gambling Revenue Continues Unprecedented Rise Into 2011

Macau, the world’s biggest gambling destination, is anticipating a 49 percent rise in casino revenue this month according to analysts at CLSA Ltd. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/17/2011

OpenBet in £208m Management Buy-Out

A major technology company, whose clients include William Hill and Ladbrokes, is undergoing a major Management buy-out to the tune of £208 million, this according to the Telegraph.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/13/2011

Poker.com.au Bought For a Mere $100,000

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/11/2011

New Jersey Online Gambling Just In Time For Dying Atlantic City

Remember back in the days when Atlantic City used to be a dump?

Well, the casino Mecca is heading back in that direction it seems.

The Newark Star Ledger this week reported that, in just four short years, the nation’s second largest gambling destination has lost nearly 25 percent of its market share.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/11/2011

Philadelphia Inquirer: Las Vegas Bookies Crushed By Packers Win

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/10/2011

Vegas Casino Unveils Vending Machine That Spits Out Gold

Gold-to-Go.  That’s right!  It’s a vending machine in a Las Vegas casino that spits out gold, bars and coins to be more precise. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/10/2011

Vegas Sportsbooks Were Hoping For Colts-Falcons Super Bowl

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jan/08/2011

Casino Stocks Attracting Attention in the New Year

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/07/2011

Prahlad Friedman Joins UB.com Amidst Firestorm

Submitted by Ace King on, Jan/06/2011

Priceline Founder Sues Zynga Over Patent Infringement

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/05/2011

Online Poker Traffic Rises Nearly 1 Percent

The holiday week resulted in an 0.9 percent rise in online poker traffic according to monitoring website PokerScout.com.

Player counts dropped steeply on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and New Year's Eve, dipping even lower than last year's holidays. The plunge was to be expected, however, as the holidays fell on weekends this year and a larger-than-usual number of players took to the roads and skies to spend time with their families.

Submitted by Patrick Flanigan on, Jan/05/2011

Costigan Commission Going After Kerry Packer

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Jan/04/2011

Macau Gambling Revenue Surges to $23B in 2010

HONG KONG — (Associated Press) - Macau's government says casino gambling revenue surged by more than half in 2010, solidifying its rank as the world's biggest gambling market.

Data posted on a government website Monday showed that casino revenue totaled 188.34 billion patacas ($23.52 billion) last year. That's 57.8 percent higher than the 119.37 billion patacas reported in 2009.

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/03/2011

Slow Paying WSEX Gets More Exposure On CNBC

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jan/02/2011

Big Changes In Store For Atlantic City in 2011

Submitted by Guest on, Jan/02/2011

Gambling911.com Exclusive: Annie Duke in Brand Bind

To paraphrase Shakespeare, what's in a brand?

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Dec/31/2010

Phil Hellmuth, Annie Duke Leave UB.com

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/31/2010

Australian Media Piracy; News Info Wars

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/30/2010

XL Bet Shuts Down, Stiffs Players

An obscure online sports betting website, XL Bet, has closed its doors for good, stiffing customers in the process. 

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/29/2010

Bwin and PartyGaming Will Remain As Separate Brands After Merger

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/27/2010

Caesars Signs Online Poker Deal With Microgaming, People’s Network

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/22/2010

Online Poker Traffic Falls 0.4% This Week

Submitted by Ace King on, Dec/22/2010

Gibraltar Raises Tax Levies On Internet Gambling Firms

The Internet gambling haven of Gibraltar, long known as a tax haven, has decided to raise tax levies.  Beginning in 2011, it will impose a standard 10 percent tax.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/22/2010

Australian Gambling And Entertainment News - December 22, 2010

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/21/2010

Breaking News

iGB Live 2018 in Amsterdam - Affiliate Marketing to Disappear in 2020?

iGB Live 2018 is off to a terrific start in Amsterdam Wednesday. 

Justin Bonomo Wins Big One for One Drop 2018

Justin Bonomo Wins Big One for One Drop 2018

The 32-year old poker professional Justin Bonomo has won this year’s Big One for One Drop with its $10,000,000 first-place prize.

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota?

Can I Start an Online Sportsbook From Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota?

One can start an online sportsbook from the states of Montana, Wyoming, and the Dakotas by using one of a few dozen Pay Per Head solutions available, all based outside the United States.