Business & Financial

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

Ladbrokes Looking To Buy 888.com

After a failed attempt to acquire mega online casino company 888.com four years ago, The United Kingdom’s biggest bookmaker, Ladbrokes, is trying once more.

It was revealed Sunday night that Ladbrokes is offering around £240m or 70p a share.  That is nearly half of what they offered four years back but the industry is in constant flux and online casinos in particular have been battered by the current economic crisis. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/19/2010

Nevada In The Toilet

The unemployment rate in the casino rich state of Nevada has now hit 14.3 percent and things do not seem to be getting much better. The percentage rose from 14.1 in October. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/19/2010

Australian Gambling Sports Betting Ads, Promos Cop Heat

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/19/2010

William Hill Shutting Stores, Paddy Power Big Hiring Plans

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/17/2010

Australian Casino Wars: Crown Casino VS Star City

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/16/2010

Australian Casino and Entertainment News – December 16, 2010

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/15/2010

Betfair Shares Plummet 22 Percent Post-IPO

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Dec/14/2010

New Jersey, California Race to Legalize Internet Gambling

With the worldwide Internet gambling market generating some $330 billion, US states the likes of New Jersey and California are looking to legalize the activity within their own borders.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/13/2010

James Packer Crown Casino; Set For a Ten In 2011

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/13/2010

Harry Reid Draft Bill for Internet Poker Targeted for Spending Bill

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/12/2010

Australia: QLD Bank Compared To Gambling!

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/11/2010

John Stossel Loves Harry Reid’s Internet Poker Bill

Submitted by C Costigan on, Dec/09/2010

Tingle: Tabcorp Casino Chips Center of Drug Investigation

Submitted by Greg Tingle on, Dec/09/2010

Small Vegas Casinos Balk At Reid Plan To Allow Online Poker

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/08/2010

Asian and Australia Gambling Market Could Surpass US in 2014

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Dec/07/2010

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