Gambling News 28th March, 2014

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NEVADA REVENUES PLUNGE IN FEBRUARY

28th March, 2014 at 10:48:37
14 percent down overall, 20 percent decline on the Strip.

The latest statistics from the Nevada Gaming Control Board do not make for happy reading; gambling revenues plunged 14 percent in February, with the Las Vegas Strip revenues diving 20 percent.

Full Story: Nevada Revenues Plunge In February »

EVERYMATRIX IN DEAL WITH LIVE DEALER PROVIDER

28th March, 2014 at 10:48:37
Agreement with VueTec adds another dimension to the CasinoEngine product.

The Dublin-based live dealer gambling provider VueTec has agreed to provide services to EveryMatrix's CasinoEngine platform, expanding its content and player appeal.

Full Story: Everymatrix In Deal With Live Dealer Provider »

BAD YEAR FOR MYBET

28th March, 2014 at 10:48:37
German online gambling operator records a Euro 5.4 million loss.

2013 has not been kind to the German online gambling group Mybet, which has just released unaudited numbers that record a loss of Euro 5.4 million, and a negative EBIT of Euro 10,2 million.

Full Story: Bad Year For Mybet »

ILLINOIS TO RESOLVE LAND CASINO ISSUES BEFORE MULLING ONLINE GAMBLING LEGALISATION

28th March, 2014 at 04:41:18
State Senate president ackowledges that online gambling is inevitable...but not right now.

Illinois pro-online gambling state senator John Cullerton said in a television interview on the state budget this week that whilst the legalisation of online gambling in the state is inevitable, it will not be addressed until questions around the expansion of land gambling in the state have been resolved.

Full Story: Illinois To Resolve Land Casino Issues Before Mulling Online Gambling Legalisation »

ONLINE GAMBLING ADVOCACY GROUP CRITICAL OF U.S. BANNING ATTEMPT

28th March, 2014 at 04:41:18
SSIGI wades in on Graham and Chaffetz intiative to ban online gambling.

The online gambling advocacy group Safe and Secure Internet Gambling Initiative has issued a statement ridiculing the newly launched Chaffetz and Graham Congressional bills seeking to ban all online gambling in the United States with the exception of horseracing.

Full Story: Online Gambling Advocacy Group Critical Of U.s. Banning Attempt »

NINE VIRTUAL SPORT TITLES ADDED TO N.Y.X. OPEN GAMING PACKAGE

28th March, 2014 at 04:41:18
Deal with 1X2gaming adds content.

The NYX Open Gaming System (OGS) package has been boosted with the launch of nine new virtual sport titles as part of the NYX Interactive agreement with 1X2gaming.

Full Story: Nine Virtual Sport Titles Added To N.y.x. Open Gaming Package »

12 MORE ONLINE CASINOS SHUTTERED IN KAZAKHSTAN

28th March, 2014 at 04:41:18
Judicial ruling supports police investigation.

The Uralsk regional court in West Kazakhstan (formerly a member of the Soviet Union) has issued a ruling supporting the shuttering of another 12 online casinos, according to an announcement this week by the national Financial Police.

Full Story: 12 More Online Casinos Shuttered In Kazakhstan »