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NetEnt Releases 'Serengeti Kings' Slot

Swedish game developer NetEnt has announced that they've launched their newest game 'Serengeti Kings', which takes players to the plains of Africa for a chance to win big money.

Yggdrasil Unveils Publishing Branch

Swedish game developer Yggdrasil has announced the launch of a new publishing arm, which will allow clients to build their own B2B businesses.

German Slots Could Have €1 Per Spin Limit

German lawmakers are working to regulate casino gambling within their country, and it's being reported that the current draft legislation includes a €1 per spin limit on slot machines.

Aktiebolaget Trav och Galopp Posts 2019 Financials

Swedish horse racing group Aktiebolaget Trav och Galopp (ATG) has released their 2019 financials, noting that their revenues for the period were up 6.6% from 2018.

Mississippi Sportsbetting Revenue Dips

Sportbetting revenues in Mississippi dipped in December, this despite higher betting handle for the period.

Mohegan Gaming Gets Athens Casino Approval

This week it was revealed that Mohegan Gaming and Entertainment has been awarded the contract for developing a casino resort at the former Hellinikon International Airport in Athens, Greece.

Spieldev Re-brands Itself as Vibra Gaming

Gaming developer and platform group Spieldev has announced that they've re-branded themselves as Vibra Gaming as they look to expand in the Latin American and South American betting markets.

Detroit Casinos Generate $1.45 Billion in Revenue

Detroit's casinos had a stellar 2019, generating $1.45 billion in adjusted gross revenue for the year, up slightly from the year prior.

UK Gaming Groups Got Access to Educational Database

This week it was revealed that gambling firms gained access to an educational database in the UK, which provided records of 28 million children to the companies.

Push Gaming to Purchase GSI

Games development studio Push Gaming has agreed a deal to acquire gaming technology provider GSI in an effort to scale up the delivery of products to operator partners.

Eldorado Gets Partial Approval to Purchase Caesars

Gaming group Eldorado Resorts has been granted approval to purchase Caesars Entertainment Corporation, giving the group an important step toward finalizing the purchase.

Veikkaus Warns About Phony Games

Finnish gaming group Veikkaus has issued a bulletin to players where they warned that scammers are offering phony games over the phone without permission.

Svenska Spel Sees a Drop in Big Prize Winnings

Swedish lottery group Svenska Spel has announced that they paid out less prizes in excess of SEK 1 million last year, due largely to two huge wins on the Drömvinsten drawing the year prior.

New South Wales Issues Fines Over Gaming Machines

This week it was revealed that the New South Wales Independent Liquor and Gaming Authority issued a series of fines and bans to two individuals involved in gaming machines.

Playtech BGT Sports Extends Betfred Deal

This week it was revealed that Playtech BGT Sports has announced that they've extended their relationship with Betfred and will continue to provide terminals to the group's retail shops until at least 2021.

Sportradar and Tennis Australia Extend Relationship

Data technology group Sportradar has announced that they've extended their partnership with Tennis Australia, which will see the two working together for the next few years.

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New game releases

NetEnt Releases 'Serengeti Kings' Slot

Swedish game developer NetEnt has announced that they've launched their newest game 'Serengeti Kings', which takes players to the plains of Africa for a chance to win big money.

Play'n GO Releases 'Wild Blood II' Slot

Casino game developer Play'n GO wants you to think that sexy vampires are still a thing with the release of their newest video slot 'Wild Blood II'.

Progressive jackpots

Gambler Hits $5.4 Million Jackpot in Vegas

A gambler at the Excalibur Casino in Las Vegas is set to live like a king (or queen) after they won a huge $5.4 million jackpot while playing a Wheel of Fortune slot machine.

Hall of Gods Mega Jackpot Hit for €3,686,881

Today a punter hit the Hall of Gods Mega Jackpot while playing the NetEnt slot, taking home a huge €3,686,881 cash prize.

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Industry and finance

Aktiebolaget Trav och Galopp Posts 2019 Financials

Swedish horse racing group Aktiebolaget Trav och Galopp (ATG) has released their 2019 financials, noting that their revenues for the period were up 6.6% from 2018.

Mississippi Sportsbetting Revenue Dips

Sportbetting revenues in Mississippi dipped in December, this despite higher betting handle for the period.