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  • Affiliates Instructed to Cease Promoting Casumo to the UK
    by Simon Wright on February 21, 2020 at 4:01 pm

    An email sent out by Casumo Affiliates, the affiliate marketing arm of Casumo Casino, to their affiliate marketing partners, has instructed them to cease all promotion of the casino to UK visitors. The email reads: “Dear Casumo Partner, In light of an ongoing improvement process being carried out by our organisation, which includes the introduction [...] Read More... The post Affiliates Instructed to Cease Promoting Casumo to the UK appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Red Tiger Slot Portfolio now on Boyle Sports
    by Simon Wright on February 21, 2020 at 12:17 pm

    The casino game developer Red Tiger have announced that their entire portfolio of slot games is now available on Boyle Sports. The deal with Boyle will  also see the provider become the exclusive purveyor of the operator’s newly revamped Vegas tab, where players will also enjoy access to its award-winning Daily Drop Jackpots Network. Red [...] Read More... The post Red Tiger Slot Portfolio now on Boyle Sports appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Turmoil at Gibraltar Operator Addison Global Continues
    by Simon Wright on February 21, 2020 at 9:51 am

    Yesterday we reported on the news that Addison Global who operates the MoPlay brand, had their licence suspended by the Gambling Licensing Authority in Gibraltar, which then was promptly followed by the same course of action by the UK Gambling Commission. Meaning not only are Addison Global not able to operate from Gibraltar, but their [...] Read More... The post Turmoil at Gibraltar Operator Addison Global Continues appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Casinobeats Malta 2020
    by Casinomeister on February 21, 2020 at 9:23 am

    Following a highly successful first staging in 2019, the second edition of CasinoBeats Malta will expand to a full two-day event packed with world-class content and networking opportunities. The conference and exhibition will bring together 1,500 senior-level attendees from operators, suppliers and regulators as well as a carefully selected range of sector visionaries to discuss [...] Read More... The post Casinobeats Malta 2020 appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Challenging conditions for Catena Media
    by Simon Wright on February 20, 2020 at 2:45 pm

    The iGaming affiliate marketing company Catena Media have today announced their trading figures for the period January 2019 – December 2019, which shows that the company had faced a challenging year, posting a loss of €10.5m for the year. This compares to 2018, where the company posted profits of €30.8m. The company which operates a [...] Read More... The post Challenging conditions for Catena Media appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Dawn of Egypt
    by Simon Wright on February 20, 2020 at 2:24 pm

    Casino game developer Play’n GO have announced the release of their latest slot game, Dawn of Egypt, which goes live across all online casino operators which carry game content from Play’n GO. A 5 reel slot ancient Egypt themed slot game, Dawn of Egypt is somewhat of a high variance slot game, featuring 10 paylines, [...] Read More... The post Dawn of Egypt appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Gibraltar GLA suspends Addison Global’s Licence
    by Simon Wright on February 20, 2020 at 2:08 pm

    The online gaming company Addison Global who own and operate the brand name MoPlay have had their licence suspended by the Gambling Licensing Authority in Gibraltar.  The suspension of Addison Global’s licence, who employ 130 people on the ‘Rock’, was taken after advice from the Gambling Commissioner. A government of Gibraltar press statement stated: “The [...] Read More... The post Gibraltar GLA suspends Addison Global’s Licence appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • Coral and Gala Casino showing the wrong RTP to players
    by Simon Wright on February 17, 2020 at 2:31 pm

    It has come to light that two online casinos which are owned and operated by GVC are showing the incorrect RTP ( Return to Player ) to players on a number of the games developed by PlaynGo which they feature on their sites. With the advertised RTP to players being actually higher than the RTP [...] Read More... The post Coral and Gala Casino showing the wrong RTP to players appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • William Hill appoints new Chief Financial Officer
    by Simon Wright on February 17, 2020 at 10:37 am

    Just nine days before they release their full year results on 26th February, for the year ended 31st December 2019, William Hill plc have announced the appointment of Adrian Marsh as William Hill’s next Chief Financial Officer (CFO). With Marsh set to take up the position later in 2020. The appointment of Marsh follows the [...] Read More... The post William Hill appoints new Chief Financial Officer appeared first on Casinomeister.

  • GiG offload Casino Brands including Guts and Rizk to Betsson
    by Simon Wright on February 14, 2020 at 9:09 am

    Gaming Innovation Group ( GiG ) have today announced that they have sold their B2C online casino brands, Guts, Rizk, Thrills and Kaboo to the Betsson Group, in a deal worth €31m, which consists of a €22.3 million cash payment for the acquisition, plus a prepaid platform fee of €8.7 million. The monies generated by [...] Read More... The post GiG offload Casino Brands including Guts and Rizk to Betsson appeared first on Casinomeister.

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  • Nearly a third of Macau casino tables reopen Thursday under strict health regulations
    on February 21, 2020 at 5:32 pm

    The reopening after 15 days saw a shortage of punters from mainland China, where gamblers lack visas to enter Macau, face border restrictions and the sudden cancellation of flights since coronavirus outbreak. The gaming regulator required visitors to wear masks, undergo body temperature checks and make health declarations via mobile phone before entering the premises. Analysts say gaming concessionaires could have new demands for the future gambling licenses in 2022.

  • Buenos Aires City releases implementation guidelines for sports betting and online casinos
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:57 pm

    Pursuant to the resolutions by the Buenos Aires City Lottery (LOTBA) to which Yogonet had exclusive access, LOTBA has begun the call for bids for applicants who wish to operate online in the city. It will be an unlimited number of licenses model and operators will become “online gaming agencies” for a renewable five-year period.  

  • Pennsylvania gaming revenue sees 17 percent rise in January
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:21 pm

    Parx Casino reported a total revenue of $57,504,202, the highest in the state, while Valley Forge Casino Resort saw the highest percentage increase, 92.28%, compared to January 2019.

  • UK and Gibraltar regulators suspend Addison Global’s license
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:20 pm

    The UKGC suspects that Moplay's parent company has breached a condition of its remote operating licence, which includes Real Event and Virtual Betting Casino. The suspension does not prevent the operator from returning any outstanding balances to customers. Gibraltar Government said the firm has not received the financial support it was projected to receive when first licensed.

  • UK and Gibraltar regulators suspend Addison Global’s license
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:20 pm

    The UKGC suspects that Moplay's parent company has breached a condition of its remote operating licence, which includes Real Event and Virtual Betting Casino. The suspension does not prevent the operator from returning any outstanding balances to customers. Gibraltar Government said the firm has not received the financial support it was projected to receive when first licensed.

  • Churchill Downs partners with Scientific Games and Ainsworth on historical racing machines
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:17 pm

    CDI’s other HRM facilities at Oak Grove, Turfway Park and Churchill Downs Racetrack will feature a full complement of these new cabinets when these entertainment venues open later this year. The product will operate on the Ainsworth proprietary HRM system; Scientific Games will supply its most popular titles on its TwinStar family of cabinet platforms.

  • Sports betting "will be up and running in time for March Madness," Illinois Gov. says
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:16 pm

    While delivering his annual budget address Wednesday to legislators, Gov. J.B. Pritzker touted tax revenue from sports betting as a key new revenue stream. This backs up Argosy Casino Alton's advertising earlier this month that it would have a sportsbook up and running by the time the NCAA men’s basketball tournament kicks off March 17. Rivers Casino in Des Plaines said they’re “hopeful” their sportsbook will be operating in time for the tourney.

  • Caesars signs first casino sponsorship with a MLS team, eyeing upcoming D.C. sports betting
    on February 21, 2020 at 3:14 pm

    This is the first time a casino company will have its logo on an MLS jersey. The partnership also includes the standard fare, game-day activations like promotional giveaways at games, special match moments, LED signage at Audi Field and the availability of suites during home games and stadium events. The D.C. Lottery is scheduled to launch its sports betting app in March.

  • "Operators are trying to find companies that specialize"
    on February 21, 2020 at 1:29 pm

    During ICE London, the executive said it is now modern practice for B2C betting and gaming businesses to choose specific elements from different B2B providers. He said the company mainly tries to specialize in the sports betting solution, as he believes focusing on specific items works much better.

  • "Operators are trying to find companies that specialize"
    on February 21, 2020 at 1:29 pm

    During ICE London, the executive said it is now modern practice for B2C betting and gaming businesses to choose specific elements from different B2B providers. He said the company mainly tries to specialize in the sports betting solution, as he believes focusing on specific items works much better.