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Execs: U.S. internet casino gambling is poised for expansion

Internet casino games have grown slowly, but there's potential for growth, according to conference participants. Internet gambling is legal in six states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia, Delaware and Connecticut. Panelists predict three or four additional states could adopt internet gambling soon. Since it launched internet casinos nine years ago, New York's casinos have won $4.79 billion from gamblers online. Nevada offers online poker. It's not broken out separately from the in-person revenue casinos report to the state.
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Execs: U.S. internet casino gambling is poised for expansion

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Execs: US internet casino gambling is poised for expansion

Executives at the East Coast Gaming Congress say the internet casino market has potential for growth and expansion. It is legal in six states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia, Delaware and Connecticut. Panelists predict three or four additional states could adopt internet gambling. Since New York launched internet casinos nine years ago, they have won $4.79 billion from gamblers online. Since July 2019, the Pennsylvania casinos have also won nearly twice that amount. The figures are for online casino games only. They do not include sports betting revenue.
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A decade later, N.J. eyes extending online gaming for another 10 years

Internet gambling is the second largest revenue source for Atlantic City casinos. New Jersey is home to 31 online gaming websites that operate through the nine casinos in Atlantic city. Internet gambling revenue has increased steadily in the state over the last decade. The law legalizing internet gaming in New York and Pennsylvania expired after 10 years. It's the law that allowed gamblers to keep playing from afar even after in-person gaming returned. The pandemic “greatly accelerated” the growth of online games and sports betting. in that state. They provided a lifeline when Atlantic. City’s casinos were closed for 3 1/2 months in 2020 because of COVID-19.
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A decade later, N.J. eyes extending online gaming for another 10 years
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New Jersey sees gaming revenue up nearly 7% in July, but in-person casino win still struggling to match pre-pandemic numbers

New Jersey's casinos, horse tracks offering betting and the online partners made a combined $480.7 million in July. Five casinos still struggle to reach their pre-pandemic figures. The Borgata won $124 million from in-person gamblers, sports bettors and internet gambling last month. Hard Rock made $59.8 million, up nearly 8%. Golden Nugget won almost $49 million. Ocean won nearly $43 million and Tropicana won about $35 million; Harrah's made about 10%. Bally's won around $20. 7 million up 28.4%.
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New Jersey sees gaming revenue up nearly 7% in July, but in-person casino win still struggling to match pre-pandemic numbers

Execs: U.S. casinos learned some useful lessons from pandemic

Executives from regional gambling companies and one of the world's largest said the changes they were forced to make due to the pandemic had some benefits. The conference was held in the Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City. Hard Rancher Allen said they have not gone back to buffets. The pand epidemic forced most U.S. casinos to close for months. It also taught them useful lessons. One lingering effect of it is smaller payrolls. Hospitality industry leaders say a shortage of housekeeping workers and reluctance of guests to allow hotel workers into their rooms has led to an abandonment of a daily room cleaning standard.
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Execs: U.S. casinos learned some useful lessons from pandemic

Execs: US casinos learned some useful lessons from pandemic

Executives from major gambling companies say the pandemic forced them to close their casinos for months. They say they learned useful lessons that will endure even after the disaster. The conference was held in the Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City. Some of Hard Rink's casinos offer buffets, while others don't. The pandemics also taught them how to reduce expenses. In some places, daily housekeeping of casino hotel rooms has become a casualty of the crisis. There is a shortage of housekeepers and guests don’t allow hotel workers into their rooms. It's led to the abandonment of a daily room cleaning standard in resorts.
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Execs: US casinos learned some useful lessons from pandemic

Atlantic City casino earnings in 2021 surpassed pre-pandemic levels

Eight of the nine Atlantic City casinos made a gross operating profit last year. The Borgata had the largest operating profits at $174 million. Hard Rock earned nearly $107 million, up from nearly $11 million in 2020. Golden Nugget earned $35.5 million and Resorts earned over $27 million for internet-only entities.  
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Atlantic City casino earnings in 2021 surpassed pre-pandemic levels
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Weather Dampens AC Casinos Anti-Smoking Protest

The AC casino workers are protesting against the law that allows bettors to smoke inside the casinos. They gathered on the Atlantic City Boardwalk yesterday as Hurricane Fiona moved up the East Coast.
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US internet casino gambling is poised for expansion, industry execs say

Internet casino games have grown slowly, but there's potential for growth and expansion. It's legal in six states: New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Michigan, West Virginia, Delaware and Connecticut. Panelists predicted three or four additional states could adopt internet gambling. Since it launched internet casinos nine years ago, New York's casinos have won $4.79 billion from gamblers online. Nevada offers online poker. The revenue is reported separately from the in-person revenue casinos report to the state. There are 31 states plus Washington, D.C., offer legal sports betting.
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US internet casino gambling is poised for expansion, industry execs say
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East Coast Gaming Congress: Execs discuss pandemic lessons as Atlantic City casino workers protest indoor smoking

Covid-19 forced most US casinos to close for months. Caesars Entertainment learned lessons that can't be unlearned. The Cordish Companies introduced new health and safety measures at land-based casinos. The company has not gone back to buffets. Since the casinos reopened, business has been good. Eric Hausler, CEO of Greenwood Racing, owner of Pennsylvania’s Parx Casino, said a restaurant that was open every day for lunch and never made any money was closed for good once the gambling venue resumed operations. He said people were fed up with being cooped up and came back.
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East Coast Gaming Congress: Execs discuss pandemic lessons as Atlantic City casino workers protest indoor smoking

Greek-American Woman Dies While Playing on Slot Machine

Maria G. Makri Liberty died at Borgata Casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey, while playing on her favorite slot machine. Her daughter Dionysia Miltiadi Liberty said that the most likely cause of death was an aneurysm. Maria's funeral will take place on September 24 at the Ascension Greek Orthodox Church in Fairview, NJ. Maria was born in Makriotika, Pylaros, in Kefalonia. She was widowed at 40 years old during World War II. Argyrios Fantis, a philanthropist, sponsored her to come to the United States.
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U.S. casinos cut out buffets, learned other lessons from pandemic: execs

U.S. casinos closed for months during the COVID pandemic. They put in hand sanitizers and barriers between player positions at table games. The pandemics also taught them to cut back on advertising and hotel cleaning. The conference was held in the Hard Rock casino in Atlantic City. Some of Hard Rancher's casinos offer buffets, others do not. In June, Atlantic State’s main casino workers” union filed a complaint with the state that four casinos were failing to clean guest hotel rooms daily. It was alleged that one of them admitted it did not have enough housekeepers to do every room every day.
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DGE reveals August gaming revenue results

DGE reveals August gaming revenue results. Total win accumulated by the casinos stood at $274m in August. Internet gaming win fetched $131.4m registered over the period. Sports betting results stood $65.3m or up 25.5% from $52m. Year-to-date gaming revenues were $3.38bn or 13.2% up from $2.99bn a year before. New Jersey remains a hub for gaming, sports betting, and gambling in general. Atlantic City casinos are being urged to ban smoking on casino gaming floors.
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Las Vegas Sands: Capitulation Here Or Near

Sheldon G. Adelson built Las Vegas Sands from the ruins of failed casinos. He sold the entire Vegas asset base for $6.2 billion in 2021. The proceeds will be used for a third Asian IR and a bid for metro New York based mega-project. LVS clocked $12 billion revenue in pre-pandemic years. Before the 2020 pandemic, the stock was trading as high as $80. L VS is the biggest casino operator on the globe. It is planning to expand into online sports and iGaming. Its shares are trading at $8.
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Best casinos, casino hotels and amenities

The best casinos offer more than just gambling. They also offer restaurants, live shows, attractions and luxurious hotel rooms. The panel of industry and travel experts selected 20 nominees in each category and invited readers to help crown the winners.
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Best Online Casinos in America

The UK's top casinos offer cash incentives and welcome bonuses to attract new players. New Jersey casinos in the state of New York offer a welcome bonus to new customers. Online casinos that offer download tiktok videos are the best. They offer more slot machines than many casinos located in UK. Several UK casinos now offer live gaming. They also offer video poker players free registration and other incentives. The website of a gaming bureau is the most reliable way to locate the top UK casino sites. It rates each casino based on a variety of factors. There are many ways that casinos can reward players, and they can include cash bonuses, electronic coupons, gift certificates and invitations to special events.
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New Jersey’s casinos, horse tracks that offer sports betting won $470.6 million from gamblers in August

New Jersey's casinos, horse tracks and sports betting partners won $470.6 million from gamblers in August. The amount of money won from in-person gambers was nearly $274 million. Five of the nine casinos reported increases in the amount won compared to a year earlier. Four casinos had declines. For the first eight months of this year, the casinos won more than $3.38 billion. It's the highest total since legal gambling began in New Jersey in 1978. Resorts Digital won almost $43.5 million, up nearly 26%, and Caesars Interactive NJ won about $8.9 million down 10%.
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New Jersey’s casinos, horse tracks that offer sports betting won $470.6 million from gamblers in August

NJ eyes extending robust online bet market another 10 years

New Jersey launched internet casino games in November 2013. Since then, its casinos have won $4.79 billion from gamblers online. New Jersey had led the nation in terms of sports betting revenue from 2018 to the beginning of this year. The money won through sports bets is shared with third-parties like tech platforms. As much as 70% of the money goes to outside parties. in the casinos. The figures are for online casino game only. and do not include sports bet revenue. which is reported separately. In Nevada, the figures do include in-person revenue casinos report to state.
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New Jersey gaming revenue climbs 10% to $470 million in August

New Jersey's gaming revenue for August 2022 reached $470.6 million. In-person casino win reached 4.4% growth year-over-year. Five of the nine casinos reported increases in the amount of money won compared to a year earlier. Online gambling saw $131.3 million in winnings. Sports betting reached $65.5 million, a 25. 5% increase compared with 2021. The Borgata had its second-best month ever in August, trailing only the $124 million it won from gamblers in July.
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New Jersey gaming revenue climbs 10% to $470 million in August

How will New York City casinos affect Wind Creek Bethlehem?

Wind Creek Bethlehem is a straight shot down Interstate 78 from New York City. Trans-Bridge Lines has a daily trip from the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan to Wind Creek with stops at Newark Airport and Clinton, New Jersey. Several other companies based in New jersey offer daily and weekly trips.
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N.J. casino smoking talks snuffed out

A discussion between a casino executive and smoking foes was canceled. The issue of indoor smoking in casinos is a contentious one. A bill that would ban it in Atlantic City's nine casinos has been stalled in the state Legislature. It's the latest indication of how thorny this dispute has become. There are concerns about the health of casino workers and their customers. They say secondhand smoke harms their health and that of their casino customers, but casinos say it will hurt their business. If the bill passes, the governor will sign it.
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New Jersey eyes extending robust online bet market another 10 years

New Jersey's lawmakers are moving to extend authorization for online bets for another 10 years. The state Assembly committee held a hearing to consider extending the law authorizing internet gambling through 2033. New Jersey launched internet casino games in Nov. 2013. Since then, its casinos have won $4.79 billion from gamblers online. New York took the lead in the fast-growing industry. Other states with online gambling include Michigan, Connecticut, West Virginia and Delaware. Nevada offers online poker. It does not break out that revenue separately from the in-person revenue casinos report to the state.
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New Jersey eyes extending robust online bet market another 10 years

NJ Eyes Extending Robust Online Betting Market Another 10 Years

New Jersey launched internet casino games in Nov. 2013. Since then its casinos have won $4.79 billion from gamblers online. New York took the lead in the sports betting market after it started taking online bets. The money won through sports bets is shared with third-parties like tech platforms. Some 70% of the money goes to outside parties. The bill still needs more approval before it goes for governor's signature. It's been advanced to the next step in legislative process.   The bill is supported by most of online gambling's major companies.
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How to Earn Caesars Rewards Online

Caesars Entertainment offers online gaming in several states across the US, including New Jersey. By using the Caesar's Rewards program, you can access online benefits and in-person rewards like comped hotels and tickets to shows.
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AC Casino Smoking Ban Debate Off After Panelist Backs Out

AC Casino Smoking Ban Debate off after panelist backs out. East Coast Gaming Conference officials have issued a revised schedule for the Sept. 21-23 industry event at the Hard Rock in Atlantic City. Parx Casino executive Eric Hausler, Cynthia Hallett, president and CEO of Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights, and Mark Giannantonio, the Resorts AC CEO, were to debate the issue. ParX, located near Philadelphia, banned smoking last year and has maintained its ban.
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NJ Prepares to Sign On for Another Decade of Online Gambling

Next year will mark the tenth anniversary of legal online casinos in New Jersey. The 2013 bill making online casino gaming and poker legal will expire ten years after its operative date. Without legislative action, all iGaming sites would have to cease operations a little more than a year from now.
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The Rise in Mobile Gambling Isn't Good for Anyone

The number of states that allow casinos has more than doubled since 2001. The rise in legalized sports betting and gambling addiction is also increasing. A quarter of young people started gambling online more during the Covid pandemic. Less than one percent of gambling addicts seek help. i in the state takes its role as a watchdog of casinos seriously. It does not take responsibility for predatory business practices. In the case of mobile gambling, young adults are paying the price.
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Bally’s exec: Tropicana Las Vegas will be the company’s ‘western flagship’

Bally's plans to buy the Tropicana from Penn Entertainment. The Nevada Gaming Commission will make a final ruling on Sept. 22. Bally’s has 14 regional hotel-casinos in the U.S. and acquired the name and trademarks from Caesars Entertainment in 2011. It will pay GLPI $10.5 million annually to lease the site under a 50-year rental agreement. The Tropics is located on 34-acre south-Strip location. There is a potential location for a $1 billion stadium for Major League Baseball”s Oakland A“s.
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Bally’s exec: Tropicana Las Vegas will be the company’s ‘western flagship’

Atlantic City Casino Tax Break Erased

Atlantic City Casino Tax Break Erased. The bill cleared the committee and the full state Senate and Assembly late last year. It was signed into law by Gov. Phil Murphy. A state Superior Court judge wiped out the tax break. The break was designed to reduce the nine Atlantic City casinos’ collective tax burden by one-third. After the closure of four Atlantic city casinos in 2014 and another in 2016, each surviving casino sought and received a reduction in their tax bills.
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The Rise of Mobile Gambling Is Leaving People Ruined and Unable to Quit

Gambling problems are getting harder to detect and treat. The rise of mobile gambling has made it easier for people to gamble in their own home without their loved ones knowing. One Chicago man lost his job early in the pandemic and needed extra income to support his family. He used his checking account and credit cards to feed his online gambling habit. Nick, 21, from California, used to play online poker as a teenager. He was introduced to gambling by his cousin. His cousin introduced him to legal online sports gambling. It was difficult to stop because the games were so accessible. They were easy to access. People with gambling problems less often exhibit physical symptoms compared to people with substance abuse issues.
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PointsBet Adds Live Casino Games to New Jersey iGaming Platform

PointsBet Adds Live Casino Games to New Jersey iGaming Platform. New York is the second state in which PointsBet has launched live gaming on the company's proprietary i gaming platform. The gaming operator launched its' online casino product in New. Jersey in July 2021 and its sports betting product since January 2019. It gained access to the state through its relationship with Bally's Corporation and Baly's Atlantic City Hotel & Casino. The company is proud to offer live casino games in the Garden State. They are available in Blackjack, American Roulette, Auto Roulettes, Three Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold 'em, and Speed Baccarat.
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The best luxury casino resorts to visit in New Jersey, USA

New Jersey is emerging as one of the most underrated destinations for casino fans and high-rollers. Atlantic City is attracting a record number of affluent jet-setters to its high end casino resorts. Online casino games in NJ are on the rise due to the practicality they offer. They offer easy and fast payout methods and they mimic the experience of being in a land based casino. The best places to stay in New Jersey offer a balance of opulent accommodation, great food, drink and nightlife scenes.
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The best luxury casino resorts to visit in New Jersey, USA

DraftKings Casino New Jersey Review 2022

DraftKings launched its New Jersey online sportsbook in August of 2018. In February of 2019, it started offering casino services as well. DraftKings New New York casino has a partnership with Resorts Casino Hotel in Atlantic City.
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Legal changes make Colorado an enticing casino market for Nevada operators

Nevada's major gaming companies avoided Colorado for nearly two decades. The state's casinos were legalized in the historic mining towns of Black Hawk, Central City and Cripple Creek. Las Vegas and Reno's gaming firms invested millions to change the perception of the Colorado casino communities. Colorado's mountainous rural casino towns have turned the state into one of top 15 gaming revenue-producing regions. Sports betting legalization in 2021 helped make Colorado a market that gaming operators could no longer ignore. In Blackhawk, three properties account for more than 1,300 hotel rooms, roughly 85 percent of market.
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New Hard Rock Atlantic City boss looks past his casino walls

Anthony Faranca was hired in June as Hard Rock's general manager. He will replace Joe Lupo, who is moving to Las Vegas to run the Mirage casino. Faranai is also the new president of the city's No. 2 casino, with a good reputation in terms of in-person gambling and live entertainment. He has been meeting with city officials on safety and cleanliness initiatives and pledges to continue Hardrock’s history of supporting charitable and community groups. His new job requires him to be the employer of choice in his market. The casino is considering hotel room and suite upgrades and diversifying its entertainment lineup.
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New Hard Rock Atlantic City boss looks past his casino walls

Smoke-Free Casinos in the US

The American Nonsmokers' Rights Foundation has compiled a list of U.S. gaming properties where smoking is banned. California has 108 such properties, Wyoming has three, and Montana has 198.
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Smoke-Free Casinos in the US

Atlantic City Casinos to Benefit From Citywide Cameras

Atlantic City casinos may have increased competition from Downstate New York. Gov. Phil Murphy promises $60 million in direct funding for Atlantic City. Mayor Marty Small wants to use $5 million for a citywide security camera system. New Jersey is planning to add three new retail casino licenses in and near the Big Apple.
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Atlantic City Casinos to Benefit From Citywide Cameras

Atlantic City Readies for NY Casino Competition

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy says the state will give Atlantic City nearly $60 million during the next couple of years. That includes $16.8 million that will immediately supplement city coffers. Next month, the New York State Gaming Commission will create the Gaming Facility Location Board. The board will decide which entities can buy the three new Downstate New Yorkers retail casino licenses, which will likely cost $1 billion each.
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New Jersey court kills state law giving millions in tax breaks to Atlantic City casinos calling it unconstitutional

New Jersey court kills state law giving millions in tax breaks to Atlantic City casinos calling it unconstitutional. Governor Phil Murphy and the state's legislative leaders took a hit through this ruling. This move has a direct consequence on the gaming industry, which had argued the bill was needed because it was struggling amid the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the casino industry was already rebounding from the pand epidemic slump. Even as it claimed fiscal trouble, it had its best year in more than a decade. In-person gambling revenue from casinos in Atlantic city surpassed pre-pandemic levels.
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New Jersey court kills state law giving millions in tax breaks to Atlantic City casinos calling it unconstitutional

All The Best Things To Do In Las Vegas That Are Completely Free

There are many free activities to do in Las Vegas. Some of them are more expensive than others. The Mob Museum, High Roller Observation Wheel, The Neon Museum and Cirque du Soleil are some of the most expensive. The best things to visit in Vegas are completely free. They include Bellagio Fountains, Las Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower, Luxor”s pyramid and Sphinx and The Venetian“s Grand Canal.
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What Was The First Casino In The US?

The first casino in New Orleans opened in the early 19th century. Since 1895, in San Francisco casinos have been operating. In 1997, the first online casino is created. American gambling industry has been developing since the beginning of the 19 century and is represented by online casinos and land-based gambling houses with bright neon signs.
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These Are The Best Things To Do In Las Vegas For Free

Vegas is a popular tourist destination in the US. It offers many activities for free. Some of them are more expensive. The Mob Museum, High Roller Observation Wheel, The Neon Museum and Pinball Hall of Fame are some of the most expensive but still interesting. The Sin City is home to the Bellagio Fountains, Las Vegas’ Eiffel Tower, Luxor”s pyramid and Sphinx and The Venetian“s Grand Canal.
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PlayUp Takes Steps Toward US Online Casino Launch

PlayUp is an Australian online sportsbook operator. New Jersey regulators gave PlayUp approval to conduct internet gaming-related business transactions with Harrah's Resort Atlantic City and Caesars Interactive Entertainment. Playup was supposed to launch in New York in June 2021.
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McElroy Deutsch Wins $170K Fees Against NJ In Casino Row

The state will pay more than $170,000 in attorney fees and costs to McElroy Deutsch Mulvaney & Carpenter LLP. The firm's efforts to secure more funds for Atlantic County out of the annual payments to help fund local government services made by Atlantic City casinos.
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New Jersey Q2 Casino Revenue up by 14% Year-on-Year

New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has announced second quarter results for the state's gambling industry. Net revenue grew by 14%. Five of Atlantic City's nine casinos reported lower profits than the same period in 2021. Borgata was the market leader reporting the largest quarterly operating profit of $42.2 million. Hard Rock reported $38 million in profits, up 45.9% while Tropicana profits grew 8. 2%.
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New Jersey Q2 Casino Revenue up by 14% Year-on-Year

Borgata hits all-time record monthly performance for an Atlantic City casino in July despite in-person win drop

Borgata won more than $124 million in July. The previous best month for an Atlantic City casino was in September 2021. New Jersey's Division of Gaming Enforcement announced the results for all casinos in Q2. Net revenue was $828.8 million. Gross Operating Profit was up to $183.6 million for the first six months of 2022.   The first half of 2021 saw a 19.9% increase in net revenue. It was also a 20. 9% rise in gross operating profit. For the second quarter of 2018, the net revenues increased to $1.5 billion.
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Borgata hits all-time record monthly performance for an Atlantic City casino in July despite in-person win drop