Online Gambling News – All the Latest Info up to July/2020

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DCMS Claims Only One-Third of Gambling Companies Received Government Support

A market survey commissioned by the Department of Entertainment, Media, and Sport (DCMS) reported that UK gambling companies have been split in their response to regulations on Coronavirus, with only one-third of the respective firms receiving government funding. The survey by DCMS entitled The Coronavirus Impact Business Survey indicated that most of the gambling companies […]

SkyCity Obtained $230 in New Equity To Boost Revenue Loss Due COVID-19

SkyCity Entertainment stated that after taking a hit from the COVID-19 shutdown it plans to raise $230 million in new equity to strengthen its balance sheet. The company also has planned $160 million worth of new debt facilities. The New Zealand company intends to raise $180 million from a share placement underwritten at $2.50 a […]

Pritzker Finally Signed the Bill to Legalize Mobile Sports Betting

After almost a year from the moment when Governor J.B. Pritzker signed the bill bringing the legal sports betting industry to the state as part of a major expansion of gambling, Illinois finally legalized online sports betting. Interestingly, this happens after three months since the very first wager made in the state. Illinois gamblers are […]

H2 New Tracker Tracks How Gambling Companies Are Recovering From COVID 19

A new Quantitative Tracker has been added to the H2 Gambling Capital database which details the close-outs and re-openings of CO VID-19 land-based market gambling. Considering that the lockdowns are slowly closing, the H2 COVID19 Recovery Tracker adds additional insight to the H2 COVID19 matrix by showcasing the effects of national and by-product shutdowns and […]

APPG’s Suggests a Complete Ban Gambling Ads

In the past few months, many restrictions were made to the gambling and sports betting industry in the UK. The reason for those restrictions is promoting responsible gambling and sports betting as well as protecting trouble gamblers and bettors. Nevertheless, other restrictions for the gambling and betting industry were recently proposed by some politicians, and […]

A Survey Shows Gambling Has Decreased

Gambling in the UK seems to be in a decrease in terms of the number of gamblers, claims the UK Gambling Commission. They based those findings on a survey that includes 8,713 people. YouGov, a market research company, and the Commission performed a four-part survey, each containing between 2,100-2,400 interviewees. Every part of the survey […]

Online Poker Has Increased Due to Lockdown

Online poker games can be offered in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Nevada, and Delaware. New Jersey’s online poker revenue increased to $5.2 million dollars last April, up from $1.57 million last year. In addition, poker in Pennsylvania in April has set a record of $5.3 million, up 68% over March. On obviously small numbers, Delaware has […]

Horseplayers of Different Parts of the World Will Participate in Royal Asco

Despite the pandemic, Royal Ascot World Pool still will happen this year! A joint venture between the British Tote and other betting entities from other parts of the world will once again organize Royal Ascot World Pool where bettors from 10 different countries will part of. Associated with the Tote, the World Pool generates a […]

Genting Casinos Suffering the Consequences of the Lockdown

The new coronavirus which was officially called COVID 19 has tremendously changed the world and not only it has affected the public health, but it also affects the world economy. Many companies not only had to fire a number of their employees but now even have to close some of their offices. One of them […]

Sports Betting in California Still Not Happening

Sports betting is slowly taking over the United States and not even the pandemic has slowed this process down for some of the states. However, that wasn’t the case with California. At their Tuesday hearing, the Senate Appropriations Committee transferred the California Sports Wagering and Consumer Protection Act that should allow mobile and land-based sports […]

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