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Some Twitch Influencers Talk Up Crypto Casinos

A petition has been created to ban content creators who talk up crypto casinos on Twitch. US officials are cracking down on such casinos. In April, state securities regulators in Alabama and Texas issued cease-and-desist orders against a company that was selling NFTs in order to operate crypto casino in the metaverse.
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Online Gambling Operators Seem To Think CAC Is A Dirty Word

Most online gambling operators talk about revenue, mergers and acquisitions during their earnings calls. They don't talk much about customer acquisition costs (CAC). Analysts want to hammer home the point that shareholders want operators to rein in marketing and promotional expenses.
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PlayUp Still Plans To Offer US iGaming

PlayUp is taking its time entering the US iGaming market. Two of the four states for which it has market access agreements don't yet offer legal online casino marketplaces. PlayUp hasn't launched any of those online casinos yet, but it still plans to do so.
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Alabama and Texas issued cease-and-desist orders against a company that was selling non-fungible tokens (NFTs) to operate crypto casinos in the metaverse. Sand Vegas Casino Club allegedly offered 11,111 NFT in an unregistered and allegedly fraudulent securities offering. It's difficult for governments to stay on top of them as they are able to repopulate quite easily.
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Ontario's Online Gambling Marketplace Is Huge

Ontario has more internet gambling operators than most US online casino states. New Jersey has the most with 39 "internet gaming sites" and 25 "online sports pools". New York has launched most of its new online gambling apps in New Hampshire. Ontario's market added private operators on April 4. In less than a month, Ontario approved nearly as many operators as are live in the Garden State.
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MGM To Buy Online Casino Competitor

MGM Resorts International announced today that it's buying LeoVegas for $607 million. Ontario expanded its iGaming marketplace to include private operators less than a month ago. On Launch Day, BetMgm, Leovega and Royal Panda were among 13 private operator going live.
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US Online Gambling Operators Seeing High Player Fraud

US online gambling fraud attempts declined 16% this year. US rates are still higher than Europe's. TransUnion released new research yesterday. Suspected digital fraud against legal gambling operators increased 50.1% from Q1 2021 to Q 1 2022.
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Gambit Rewards CEO Richard Pistilli On Bally's Acquisition Of Snipp

Bally's Interactive division signed an agreement to invest $5 million in Vancouver-headquartered Snipp Interactive. Gambit Rewards, a Montreal-based company Snip acquired in February for $ 5 million, will be offered to Bally’s customers in New Jersey, Arizona, Colorado, Iowa, Indiana, Virginia and New York.
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Soft Launch Testing Underway For PointsBet Casino In Pennsylvania

PointsBet Casino began its soft launch period in Pennsylvania yesterday. The full launch should come tomorrow at 1 PM. PointsBet is a sports-first company. It is operating in partnership with Penn National’s Hollywood Casino. The PGCB doesn't cap the number of skins per master license when it comes to iGaming.
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IGT To Boost Online Slots Catalog With $174 Million iSoftBet Acquisition

International Game Technology is a company that has its origins in the retail slots and lottery technology sectors. It is also a force in iGaming and online sports betting technology. On April 11, IGT announced it was acquiring London-headquartered igaming content provider iSoftBet for €160 million in cash.
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Sen. Addabbo On Continuing The NY Online Gambling Effort Next Year

New York made progress on expanding its gambling industry this year. On Jan. 8, it launched online sports betting. Lawmakers agreed on a $221 billion state budget that included three retail casino licenses. Only iGaming legalization efforts stalled. However, legislators will resume work to legalize i gaming in 2023.
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NJ's Virgin And Tropicana Online Casinos Part Ways

Virgin and Tropicana are parting ways. New Jersey online casinos are like game pieces in a figurative Monopoly board. The New York-based market has more brands than anywhere else. It is most companies’ first point of entry to the US.
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Soaring Eagle To Open Sportsbook Apr 4, Online Gambling Coming Soon

April 4th is the final game of the March Madness basketball tournament. The opening of Ascend Sportsbook at Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort in Mount Pleasant, Michgan is also important as it will be Michiganders’ 13th option for retail sports betting.
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Parx Unveils New Brand Identity For Online Gambling, BetParx

Parx Unveils New Brand Identity For Online Gambling, BetParX. Bet parx is the name of the new brand for the online casino and sportsbook associated with Pennsylvania's retail casino, Parx Casino. ParX Casino launched in June 2019 in the Keystone State. PlayGunLake launched as an online gambling and a sportsbooks powered by Bet Parxs in April 2021.
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Will Gambling Expansion Make It Onto The Ballot In Alabama This Year?

Alabama lawmakers are considering gambling expansion bills. The bills need Senate and House approval soon as the Legislature is scheduled to adjourn on April 7. Last year's gambling bill failed because of a lack of time. Alabama has a constitutional prohibition on gambling. If the proposals are approved, they will go to the ballot for voter approval.
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OPR Q&A: Christena Garduno On Marketing Online Gambling To Gen Z

Christena Garduno is CEO of Media Culture, a multichannel brand response media agency. She believes that online gambling operators should target Gen Z bettors. The median age of current online gamblers is 34, according to the National Council on Problem Gambling. For retail gambers, the median is 44, and for lottery players, 47. For Gen X gamers, median ages are 47, while for retail casino gamblers it's 44.
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Online Gambling's Explosive Growth Accompanied By Increase In Fraud

Fraudsters are targeting the online gambling industry. The US gaming industry saw 262% increase in fraud attempts from Q2 2020 to Q1 2021. New York has already shattered US online sports betting records since its launch on Jan 8. The top three legal online casino states generated more than $1 billion each in gross gaming revenue in 2021, but none of them cleared the bar in 2020.
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Indiana Online Casino Bills Crash And Burn In Record Time

Indiana lawmakers killed two online casino bills in record time. HB 1337 and HB1356 were introduced and killed in one month. They were the greatest hope for another state entering the list of legal states with online gambling.
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Indiana House To Consider Two Online Casino Bills In 2022

Indiana introduced two bills this month aimed at legalizing online casino gambling. Illinois is the only other state with active legislation. The main difference between the two measures is how much revenue communities containing retail casinos will receive. In 2020 and 2021, Sen. Jon Ford proposed a bill that would’ve legalized online casinos and online poker.
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2021 Online Casino Revenue Figures Return To Pre-Pandemic Trends

The growth rates of online casinos have been flat or up to high single digit percentages. December was a better month than many recently. None of the six online casino states saw daily average revenue decline. The lowest rate was 5.6% for Delaware, while the fastest was 16.3% for West Virginia. New Jersey is the longest-standing regulated market in the US.
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Could Iowa Be On The Radar For Online Casino Legislation This Year?

Iowa was one of the first states to launch legal online sportsbooks in August 2019. The state may be a dark horse candidate to legalize online gambling in 2022. Illinois legislators got their own proposed online casino legislation as far as a committee in 2021, but the bill didn't advance further.
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Supreme Court To Hear Texas Tribes' Gambling Case

Supreme Court To Hear Texas Tribes' Gambling Case. Case was filed in October 2020. Oral arguments are scheduled for February 22, 2022. The case does not have the potential to open Texas to further gambling expansion directly.
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Playtech Makes Its Long-Anticipated US Live Dealer Casino Debut

Evolution Gaming lost its effective monopoly on live dealercasino gaming in the US. Playtech has launched its live dealer products via online casino operators in Michigan and New Jersey. Aristocrat Leisure and JKO Play are interested in buying PlayTech. Scientific Games acquired Authentic Games in November to enter the live casino market.
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Where To Watch For 2022 Online Casino Expansion In North America

TikTok, Taylor Swift and the online gambling industry are optimistic about the coming year. Ontario is slated to expand its iGaming marketplace to include private operators in early 2022. Illinois and Maryland are the most likely US states to launch online casinos in 2022, as Connecticut did in October.
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New Online Gambling Regulator Likely Coming To Curacao

Curaçao licenses 40% of the world's offshore gambling sites. Independent gaming regulator will be installed to oversee the 12,000 online casinos and sportsbooks conducting business through the country.
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Scientific Games Adds ELK Studios To Its Growing Content Portfolio

Scientific Games Corporation has acquired ELK Studios, a Swedish games developer, signed an exclusive deal with Playzido, and bought Authentic Gaming. In September, SG sold its sports betting business, OpenBet, to Endeavor Group Holdings for $1.2 billion and in October, Brookfield Business Partners bought SG Lottery for $6 billion.
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How Ontario Online Casino Privatization Differs From The US Model

The private online casino market in Ontario will be different from the US model. Operators will need to enter into commercial agreements with the province. The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation has a monopoly on online casinos. iGaming Ontario was created in July. It will oversee the private igaming marketplace that was slated to launch this month, but will more than likely debut early next year.
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Connecticut's Online Casinos Made $8.9M In Their First Partial Month

Connecticut's online casinos made $8.9 million in October. The state's two online gambling operators generated $6.6 million. Michigan's iGaming revenues were $29.4 million for January 2021. Michigan has added five more operators since its launch. It is on course for over $1 billion in i gaming revenue in its first year. Connecticut has 3.5 million residents, whereas Michigan is home to 10 million people.
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Instant Draw Lottery Games Now Available Online In Illinois

Illinois introduced a new online version of its lottery on November 15th. The state is catching up with the other states that have introduced online lottery games. The retail versions of these games have generated $48.3 million in sales since their launch 14 months ago. There are seven states with full-featured online lotteries and another seven with draw sales only.
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Competitor Accuses Evolution Of Allowing Illegal Use Of Its Products

Evolution Gaming has a monopoly on live dealer gaming in the US. An unnamed competitor has filed a complaint with the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement. The complaint alleges Evolution knowingly allows its games to be played in countries where gambling is illegal. The alleged wrongdoing is by customers using its products.
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NJ, PA Exceed One Billion Online Casino Revenue In 2021

New Jersey and Pennsylvania both passed the $100 million monthly revenue threshold in October. Michigan is at $775 million as of Oct. 31. Delaware and West Virginia saw a rise in daily average revenue. The data comes directly from each state's respective regulatory body. The states are looking to finish the year on a strong note. Online gambling revenue surged in September. All three states held on to those gains in the October, though they didn't add much to it.
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Scientific Games Acquires Live Dealer Company Authentic Gaming

Scientific Games has bought Authentic Gaming. The company wants to enter the US live dealer casino market. Live dealer games make up 30% of the iGaming market in Europe. They've only been around for a few years in the U.S. but are increasing in popularity.
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US iOS Social Casinos Close In On $1 Billion Annual Revenue

US iOS Social Casinos Close In On $1 billion Annual Revenue. Revenues for both have been rising in tandem in the US. Real-money online gambling receipts totaled more than $340 million in gross gaming revenue in September 2021.
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Aristocrat Beefs Up With $2.9B Acquisition Of Playtech

Aristocrat Leisure will pay $2.9 billion to acquire Playtech. PlayTech is a manufacturer of physical slot machines and Big Fish Games is developer and distributor of video games aimed at a casual audience.
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TwinSpires Casino offers $500 Sign-up Bonus for new users. The casino is available in Michigan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. It is a subsidiary of Churchill Downs Inc. and takes its name from the steepled towers at the Churchill Down racetrack.
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Experts Predict Slow Climb For Online Casino Revenue Through 2026

Connecticut became the fifth state with full private sector iGaming this week. Eilers & Krejcik Gaming predicts 14 states will offer online casino or poker by 2026. By then, 44 states and the District of Columbia will have legalized sports betting. EKG presented its findings at the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas.
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Unibet Leads The Way On Proactive Responsible Gambling Measures

Kindred Group uses PS-EDS (Player Safety Early Detection System) technology for its US products. Kindred is trying to reach zero percent revenue from harmful gambling behaviors by 2023. Not all US online gambling operators are taking such proactive measures. There is growing concern that if the industry doesn't rein itself in of its own accord, the backlash could lead to a regulatory crackdown.
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Introducing DraftKings' Latest In-House Casino Game: Rocket

DraftKings Casino has announced the release of its latest casino game, Rocket. DraftKings has been focusing on developing its own games in house. Rocket is based on a concept that has its origins with unregulated cryptocurrency casinos. It's the first time the game has made its way into a legal and regulated real money casino, at least in the US.
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CT Regulation Review Committee Approves Gambling Expansion Rules

Connecticut's Regulation Review Committee approved emergency rules for online gambling and sports betting today. The launch date can't be set yet because of a necessary federal approval. Many states use this approach to get new gambling verticals off the ground quickly.
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Irish Gambling Operators Exercise Self-Restraint, Call For Regulation

Online gambling and sports betting operators in Ireland are following the Irish Bookmakers' Association's recommended measures to protect players. The IBA chair Sharon Byrne said the measures are a step down the right path, but Ireland needs an independent regulatory body.
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Gen Z Represents Uncharted Territory For Online Gambling Operators

The online gambling industry is facing a generational issue when it comes to marketing. Gen Z is a different audience than Gen X. If regulated online casinos engage their customers, they will keep coming back. Engagement is the key to operator revenue. This article is part of an ongoing series examining marketing and customer engagement in iGaming.
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Scientific Games Bolsters iLottery Wing, Despite Considering Divestment

Scientific Games Corporation is buying Sideplay Entertainment to bolster its iLottery offerings. SidePlay is the primary supplier of eInstant games to the UK National Lottery. SG is considering selling off the lottery component of its business. It is also considering divesting itself of sports betting operations.
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Online Casinos Need To Do More To Keep Customers Engaged

In the US, 25% of all downloaded apps are only used once. US gambling apps aren't nearly the most popular ones. Only 32% will use any app 11 times or more. This article is the fourth in a series on iGaming marketing strategies. The previous installment looked at how BetMGM is working on app engagement.
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Here Are The Likely Contenders For Chicago's Coveted Casino License

The deadline for the Chicago casino proposal has been extended to October 1st. Last year, only four casino operators responded to the request for information. The official list of companies that have submitted proposals is not yet available. Expert analysis has created a list with potential candidates. The opening of the casino is scheduled for 2025. There are other casinos in Illinois, but they are mostly riverboat casinos or Video Gaming Terminals.
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Customer Engagement Increasingly Important For US Online Casinos

Customer engagement is important for US Online Casinos. Caesars Entertainment rebranded the US online sports betting slice of its recent acquisition, William Hill, as Caesar Sportsbook. BetMGM Online Casino is the current market leader. No operators would talk to Online Poker Report about their app engagement strategies. OPR received no replies from BetmGM, DraftKings, Scientific Games, Kindred Group, which owns Unibet, and Caeres Entertainment, who owns Caervers Sportsbooks and the Caersus online casinos.
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FanDuel Launches Standalone Casino App In New Jersey Market

FanDuel Casino is available as a standalone app in New Jersey. FanDuell is launching its live dealer offerings in Michigan. On July 22, the Michigan Gaming Control Board authorized Evolution Gaming to provide live dealers services to 10 operators.
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PointsBet Casino Becomes First To Launch In NJ On Bally's AC License

PointsBet has launched an online casino in New Jersey. It is the first casino to launch on the Bally's license. The company branched out into the US iGaming space in Michigan in May. Its revenue in June was down 15.9% from May's total of $612,361. TheScore is expected to follow the PointsBet's example. Baly's Atlantic City was purchased last year by the company known as Twin River Worldwide Holdings.
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Pennsylvania Online Casinos See Revenue Drop In June

Pennsylvania Online Casinos See Revenue Drop In June. Gross Pennsylvania iGaming revenue remains up almost 60% year over year. New Jersey and Michigan have both continued to hold steady. New York and New England have seen a decline in iGambling revenue. Pennsylvania's revenue fell 10% from May to June, but it's not entirely due to players returning to the retail casinos. Some players who discovered online gambling during the shutdown may simply be tiring of it.
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MI Online Casinos Show Their Stability And Synergy In June

Michigan's retail and online casinos earned $89.2 million in June. The daily average was down 2.8%. The state's gross gaming revenue dropped 5.9% month over month, but it was only because of the shorter month of June than May.
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Calm Waters Continue For NJ Online Gambling Market In June

New Jersey's online casinos and poker rooms grossed $107 million in June. Total gaming revenue amounted to $393 million. In-person gambling was still shut down at that time due to COVID-19. Retail casinos remain the biggest revenue driver in New Jersey and the US.
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Urban One CEO Mum On Whether Casino Plans Imply Future In iGaming

Urban One CEO is mum on whether the new retail casino in Virginia will offer online gambling. Construction on the casino has been postponed pending approval from the Virginia Lottery. Alfred C. Liggins III said the project is going to offer what the current law allows. He did discuss his plans for a sportsbook and poker room at the Casino.
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FireKeepers Casino Launches In Michigan Under Own Brand

FireKeepers Casino Hotel launched in Michigan today. It's the 13th online casino operator in the state. The 14th and final operator will be Soaring Eagle. NYX Digital, which was acquired by Scientific Games, launched at noon.
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Foundation is a new technology that tracks play in slot machines and allows that data to be interfaced to other systems. It will integrate land-based and online slots. BetMGM Casino and WynnBET Casino use it to integrate their loyalty programs.
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Should Kids Learn About Gambling Before They Can Legally Participate?

In the US, responsible gambling education is aimed at those who can legally gamble. There is no such education for Americans under the age of 21. The issue of preventing gambling illiteracy among the young is generally dismissed out-of-hand by pedagogical professionals.
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Virginians Have Many New Gambling Options, But Not Online Casinos

Virginia has authorized construction of five retail casinos at a cost of nearly $2.3 billion. It also passed legislation to create seven licensed online sportsbooks and an iLottery. Online casino gamling and online poker are not included in the legislation. The state legislature won't reconvene until January 2022.
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Pennsylvania Online Gambling Breaks The $100 Million Mark In May

Pennsylvania Online Gambling Breaks The $100 million mark in May. New Jersey and Michigan saw monthly revenue held steady from April to May, but Pennsylvania enjoyed a large increase. Taxable revenue broke into the nine figures for the first time with $101,251,772 in combined online casino and online poker revenue. It's the second state to have done so after New York in January.
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As Legislative Session Adjourns, Is IL Online Gambling Alive Or Dead?

The Illinois online gambling bill has not been passed despite positive feedback at a committee hearing in April. Today marks the final day of the state's regular legislative session. Lawmakers are now focusing on other issues.   i.e. a budget and a new energy policy. i .e Online gambling expansion in the US is often delayed due to time. In Illinois the bill might fail due of active resistance, but it might die due. to the clock running out.
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Connecticut Online Gambling Is A Done Deal, Save For DOI Approval

Connecticut Senate approved House Bill 6451. The bill goes to Gov. Ned Lamont's office for signature. It's not yet clear if the US Department of Interior will approve the new tribal compact. Mohegan and Mashantucket Pequot tribes own Connecticut's casinos. They have a duopoly on casino gambling. Lamonth negotiated a deal in March to allow the state lottery to share in sports betting in return for allowing the tribes to offer their casino games online.
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