Latest casino and gambling industry news

Global Gaming and Finnplay to Launch NanoCasino

Global Gaming and Finnplay are working together to launch a new Swedish online casino that'll be dubbed 'NanoCasino'.

Player (Maybe) Becomes a God by Hitting €6,084,758 Hall of Gods Jackpot

Today a player entered a casino feeling like a mortal and left feeling like a god when they hit the Hall of Gods Mega Jackpot for a whopping €6,084,758.

Pennsylvania Gaming Numbers Hit $3.3 Billion in 2018

The state of Pennsylvania has revealed their full year 2018 financial results, noting that the Keystone State generated $3.3 billion in revenues for the period.

Betsson Financials Fall 5% in Second Quarter

Gaming operations group Betsson has announced that their second quarter 2019 financial results, noting that revenues dipped 5% for the period.

KSA Tries to Stop 23 Affiliate Websites Marketing to Dutch Players

The gaming regulator of the Netherlands, Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) has announced that they've moved to stop 23 affiliate marketing sites from advertising gambling services within the country.

NetEnt Games Go Live in Pennsylvania

Game software group NetEnt has announced that their games are now live in the state of Pennsylvania after online gambling launched in the state through several websites.

GVC to Sell Sportium Apuestas Deportivas

GVC Holdings has announced that they're selling 50% interest in Sportium Apuestas Deportivas to Cirsa for €70 million, and will leave the Spanish retail market as a result.

FA Has Concerns Over Paddy Power's Sponsorship of Huddersfield Town

Paddy Power's recently-signed sponsorship with Huddersfield Town is drawing concerns from the English Football Association, who claims that portions of the shirt sponsorship violates regulations.

Daniel Sturridge Suspended, Fined for Breaking Gambling Rules

Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has been handed a six week ban and a $100,000 fine for breaking rules related to gambling.

Wazdan Launches 'Larry the Leprechaun'

Casino game developer Wazdan has announced that they've launched a new video slot 'Larry the Leprechaun', which sees players trying to tap into the "Luck of the Irish" and scoring some large cash prizes.

UK May Up Age to Play Lottery

The government of the UK is reportedly looking into proposals to up the age of those looking to purchase National Lottery scratchcard or play online instant win games from 16 years to 18 years of age.

Aristocrat/Ainsworth Hearing Delayed to September

The Federal Court of Australia has announced that they've delayed the first hearing for a lawsuit where Aristocrat is suing Ainsworth Game Technology over reported IP theft.

GVC Holdings Releases First Half 2019 Fiscals

UK betting group GVC Holdings has announced their first half 2019 financial results, noting a 5% increase in net gaming revenues.

Three Sentenced for Gambling in Dubai

Three men were given a year-long jail sentence after they were found guilty of organizing a gambling game in a public space.

PokerStars Adds Rapid Transfer to 10 Countries

The Stars Group has announced that they've integrated Paysafe's Rapid Transfer to their PokerStars product throughout ten European nations.

Texas Cops Bust Gambling Ring

This week the Bexar County Sheriff's Office in Texas announced that they've broken up a suspected gambling ring after three years of surveillance.

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New game releases

Play'n GO Launches 'Firefly Frenzy' Slot

Casino game developer Play'n GO has announced that they've launched their new game 'Firefly Frenzy', which sees you trying to combine gems and flowers to try to win large cash prizes.

Push Gaming Teases 'The Shadow Order' Slot

Casino game developer Push Gaming has announced the upcoming release of their new slot 'The Shadow Order'.

Progressive jackpots

$281,218 Slotland Progressive Hit

Over the weekend a punter testing their luck at Slotland ended up hitting it big, taking home a huge $281,218 cash prize, which is the third-largest for the prize ever.

Scientific Games to Offer Blue Ribbon Jackpots

Gaming group Scientific Games has announced that they've signed Blue Ribbon to a content deal that'll see the latter's progressive jackpots appearing on SG's Open Gaming System.

Law and order

Industry and finance

Pennsylvania Gaming Numbers Hit $3.3 Billion in 2018

The state of Pennsylvania has revealed their full year 2018 financial results, noting that the Keystone State generated $3.3 billion in revenues for the period.

Betsson Financials Fall 5% in Second Quarter

Gaming operations group Betsson has announced that their second quarter 2019 financial results, noting that revenues dipped 5% for the period.