The Casino MK to Host the Unibet UK Poker Tour

For the very first time, the Unibet UK Poker Tour event will be hosted at the Milton Keynes-based The Casino MK. While the venue is considered to be one of United Kingdom’s most luxurious casinos and boasts of having a sizeable poker room, the Casino has perhaps never hosted the Unibet UK Poker Tour because […]

LeoVegas Ventures into Swedish Esports Betting Market

Spelinspektionen, the Swedish Gambling Authority has recently granted the LeoVegas-owned Pixel Digital Ltd. a five-year gaming license for online casino gambling, sports betting as well as esports betting. The gaming license which went live on Tuesday, February 26 is the second license that the gaming operator has acquired in Sweden and it will, therefore, be […]

Williams Hill Extends Operations in Las Vegas, Nevada

Renowned British operator William Hill continues to extend its footprint in the United States where it has become quite entrenched in the gaming industry. The most recent move in this regard was through a deal that will see it take over the race and sports book operations for Nevada-based Golden Entertainment. A recent report by […]

Chicago Cubs Backs Action Network Inc. for $17.5 Million

New York-based sports betting startup, The Action Network Inc. on Thursday announced that it had raised a whopping $17.5 million in series B funding. According to a statement released by the startup were the owners of the Chicago Cubs as well as other team owners from basketball, baseball, hockey and even the former owners of […]

276 Foreigners Arrested in Filipino Online Gaming Raid

On Tuesday, February 19, Philippines’ Bureau of Immigration continued in its crackdown on illegal immigrants who have been working on online gambling platforms. According to a report published by a local news outlet, during a raid at Makati office, the bureau managed to arrest a total of 276 foreigners. The raid was organized following reports […]

New Casino May Be Coming to Liverpool

 As much as there has been great growth in the United Kingdom’s gambling market, it has been quite a while since any plans or proposals were submitted with regards to the establishment of a new gaming facility in the country. It is for this reason that any rumors of the same would be certainly not […]

UK Operators Could Be Forced to Fund Self-Exclusion Tools

The United Gambling Commission might have already made several changes to the gaming landscape in the country but there seem to be a lot more to be done if everything is going to turn out as expected. In the same spirit of wanting to ensure that consumer welfare is taken seriously in the online gambling […]

NASCAR Welcomes Sports Betting and Daily Fantasy Sports

Almost year after the United State Supreme Court lifted the federal ban on sports betting, NASCAR has finally decided to join other gaming organizations in the ranks of sports betting. While it has largely been debated how exactly NASCAR would benefit from sports betting, it is quite clear that it has been looking for ways […]

Nevada Considers Mobile Out-of-State Betting

The American sportsbetting market continues its expansion, as the state of Nevada is currently considering allow players to make wagers from outside of the state. The decision would certainly help to boost profits across local casinos, but not everyone is on board with these plans. A Contentious Issue The Nevada Gaming Control Board met this […]

Massachusetts Gets First Vegas-Style Casino

Casino gambling in Massachusetts is getting a makeover. The new MGM Springfield casino will bring the state its first taste of Vegas-style gaming with a $960 million complex that features a luxury hotel, restaurants, retail area and casino floor. Inside the MGM Springfield The MGM Springfield will be home to plenty of amenities that will […]