Category: news

  • Intralot to ramp up US and online plans after cost-cutting boosts profits

    Intralot to ramp up US and online plans after cost-cutting boosts profits

    Greek lottery and gaming businessIntralot will use the company’s improved financial results as a “runway” to ramp up the group’s online and US expansion. Intralot said its improved financial health would provide it with the space to develop its long-term goals of expanding its digital presence, particularly in North America. “Intralot significantly improved financial results […]

  • DWG Signs Michigan Content Deal with DraftKings

    DWG Signs Michigan Content Deal with DraftKings

    Design Works Gaming (DWG) has launched its full portfolio of games in Michigan through a link-up with DraftKings. DraftKings is a prominent sportsbook and casino in the United States, which has been expanding its reach in the iGaming sector. This marks the latest iGaming partner the supplier has secured in the Great Lakes State after […]

  • Penn Entertainment Adds More HBCUs to Its Scholarship Program

    Penn Entertainment Adds More HBCUs to Its Scholarship Program

    Penn Entertainment announced on Tuesday the expansion of its Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Scholarship Program which will include three Historically Black Colleges and Universities, to wit the Jackson State University in Mississippi, Prairie View A&M University in Texas, and Southern University and A&M College in Louisiana. More Educational Institutions Join Penn’s Initiative This […]

  • Hong Kong Influencers Arrested for Promoting Gambling Websites

    Hong Kong Influencers Arrested for Promoting Gambling Websites

    Seven Hong Kong influencers have been arrested by the police and are facing up to seven years in prison for promoting gambling websites online.  Influencers May Have Been Hired by the Same Criminal Organization South China Morning Post reported that the Hong Kong police have arrested seven women because they are suspected of advertising gambling […]

  • Allwyn posts strong organic growth in Q3 ahead of Camelot acquisition

    Allwyn posts strong organic growth in Q3 ahead of Camelot acquisition

    Czech-based lottery operator Allwyn Entertainment announced that gross gaming revenue (GGR) had increased 11% to €958.6m (£826.3m/ $990.3m) in Q3 in the wake of the business announcing its acquisition of Camelot Group. Consolidated adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA) increased by a similar rate of 10% to €319.9m in the three-month period. […]

  • Penn Entertainment expands STEM scholarships to new HBCUs

    Penn Entertainment expands STEM scholarships to new HBCUs

    Land-based and mobile gaming operator Penn Entertainment has expanded its Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) scholarship programme to three Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the US.  Mississippi’s Jackson State University, Prairie View A&M University in Texas and Louisiana’s Southern University and A&M College are now participating in Penn Entertainment’s ESG initiative.  Launched […]

  • Pragmatic Play extends its Argentina reach through bplay deal in the province of Entre Rios

    Pragmatic Play extends its Argentina reach through bplay deal in the province of Entre Rios

    iGaming content provider Pragmatic Play announced Tuesday it has extended its reach in Argentina after taking its slots and virtual sports verticals live with bplay in Entre Rios province.  The deal sees players of the brand gain access to the supplier's slots portfolio of content, including titles such as Madame Destiny Megaways and Gates of Olympus. […]

  • Pragmatic Play celebrates the holiday season with new title Bigger Bass Blizzard Christmas Catch

    Pragmatic Play celebrates the holiday season with new title Bigger Bass Blizzard Christmas Catch

    iGaming content provider Pragmatic Play announced Monday it is celebrating the upcoming holiday season with the release of its new slot, Bigger Bass Blizzard Christmas Catch, which is set in a winter wonderland. The title marks a new instalment in the Big Bass Bonanza series. Played across a 5×4 set of reels, the slot sees iconic […]

  • Pariplay adds Konami Gaming's online portfolio to its Fusion offering

    Pariplay adds Konami Gaming's online portfolio to its Fusion offering

    Aggregator and content provider Pariplay announced Monday it has inked a new deal to add the portfolio of supplier Konami Gaming to its Fusion offering.  The agreement will see Konami’s online portfolio of land-based casino titles integrated into the Fusion platform, and will allow Pariplay’s operator partners to serve their players with a range of classic […]

  • British gross gambling yield down 4% in Q2 of 2022-23

    British gross gambling yield down 4% in Q2 of 2022-23

    Gross gambling yield (GGY) in Great Britain declined 4% quarter-on-quarter during the three months to the end of September, while the number of bets and of average active accounts also fell. Overall market GGY for the second quarter of the 2022-23 financial year stood at £1.20bn (€1.39bn/$1.44bn), according to the latest data published by the […]