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Lindar recruits Income Access for MrQ affiliate launch

Lindar Media has announced a link-up with Income Access, which will see its MrQ bingo brand launch an affiliate programme with the Paysafe Group’s marketing technology and services provider. UK-based Lindar, who operate a number of white-label casino and bingo entity’s such as Oink Bingo, Wild Spins and Pixie Bingo, all of which are powered […]

William Hill US expands New Jersey Devils partnership

William Hill US has continued to enhance its presence on the United States east-coast, after expanding its agreement with NHL franchise New Jersey Devils, alongside MSG Networks. Securing media and team sponsorships, the “comprehensive” arrangement is to see a series of unique content be integrated into the team’s broadcasts on MSG Networks. “We are thrilled […]

New Jersey’s land-based blushes spared as igaming continues to thrive

Online casino win in the US state of New Jersey rose sharply in October, up by 30 per cent to $26.8m, according to latest figures released by the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement. For the year to date, internet gaming win in the Garden State climbed to $242.7m, a 18.9 per cent against the same […]

Hard Rock’s New Jersey online casino tops $1m revenue for first time

Hard Rock International is lauding the success of its New Jersey focused online casino, which has topped the $1m mark in monthly gross revenue for the very first time. Launched on June 28 of this year, a day after the former Trump Taj Mahal property opened its doors to the public, Hard Rock Online Casino […]

SG increases Hurricane Michael relief effort

Scientific Games Corporation has continued to drive up its efforts to the Hurricane Michael recovery, which ravaged the Florida Panhandle and parts of the Southeastern United States. Donating a further $25,000, Scientific Games‘ latest offering is to the Georgia Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture, intended to support farmers in the state of Georgia as they struggle […]

Switch Studios link-up to bring new wave of content for Microgaming

Isle of Man-based gaming software specialists Microgaming is promising to “shake up the table games vertical,” via a new link-up with Switch Studios. The Ipswich-based games studio is to develop a range of exclusive content for the online supplier, with a principle target of creating “a new generation of table games for Microgaming operators,” complete […]

RGD rise set for April following FOBT U-turn

After the resignation of former UK Sports Minister Tracey Crouch and much opposition from leading Tory MPs, the government has announced it will bring forward the date of the maximum stake of FOBTs being cut to April 2019. In order to give the industry a period to adjust and protect it from potential job losses, […]

Better Collective: Responsible gaming is nothing without transparency

Philipp Lach, director of group brand sites for Better Collective, talks to CasinoBeats about responsible gambling – and the importance of fairness and transparency CB: How can being transparent and fair help both the casino players and be good for business? PL: “It all depends on who you ask. If you’re just out for a […]

Vera&John gives Jackpotjoy a welcome boost in Q3

Publishing its results for the three months to September 30, JPJ Group, operator of Jackpotjoy, is confident of meeting full-year expectations – thanks in part to the performance of its Vera&John brand. Third-quarter revenues across the group were £78m, up eight per cent year on year, gaming revenue per customer climbed 10 per cent, to […]

Gaming1 welcomes Oryx Gaming to casino platform

Turnkey solutions provider Oryx Gaming has reached a further content related agreement, which is to see the firm integrate a selection of its titles within the Gaming1 platform. The group, which operates the Circus casino gaming and sports betting brand, amongst others, is to be boosted by a range of in-house casino games, as well […]

Vici Properties and Penn National to purchase Michigan’s $1bn Greektown

Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, headquartered casino and racetrack operator Penn National Gaming, and real estate investment trust Vici Properties, are to acquire Detroit, Michigan’s, Greektown Casino Hotel for approximately $1bn. Under the terms of the deal the latter is to acquire the land and real estate assets of the property for a fee in the region of $700m, […]

Winchell & Falcone’s KRA to acquire Kentucky Downs

Newly founded Kentucky Racing Acquisition, spearheaded by Ron Winchell and Marc Falcone, has entered into an agreement to purchase all assets of Kentucky Downs from parent company Kentucky Downs Partners. Featuring 750 historical horse racing machines, betting on racing at the facility has increased from just $20m in 2010 to almost $800m to date in […]