Overall table drop and slot handle on the Las Vegas Strip fell to its lowest level in more than ten years in the second quarter of 2016, buffeted by favorable movements in casinos’ hold rate.
Mass baccarat has recorded its first year-on-year revenue increase in six quarters, but its small rebound was offset by further gloomy results for a VIP sector nearing the loss of a majority of...
The prolonged involvement of host country France helped French sportsbooks generate turnover of €297m from this summer’s Euro 2016 football tournament, with online wagering per match up 63 percent...
GamblingCompliance estimates that prospective merger partners Ladbrokes and Gala Coral together controlled 47.7 percent of the UK bookmaking market by gross win in 2015, up from 45.9 percent a year...
New data from the UK Gambling Commission shows that UK-licensed online operators generated gross gambling yield of £3.64bn in the 11 months to September 2015, translating into an eye-watering...
The product-by-product breakdown of Malta licensees’ online revenue can be compared against equivalent splits in locally-licensed jurisdictions following the release of the Malta Gaming Authority’s...
Overall gross gaming revenue in the Czech Republic fell 3 percent to €1.13bn in 2015, as continued strong growth in online sports betting was cancelled out by the impact of countermeasures against...
Combined land-based and online casino revenue across Spain, Italy and Denmark grew 15 percent to €1.2bn in 2015, supported by the first meaningful gain in land-based revenues since the countries...
Portugal’s Santa Casa now boasts Europe’s second highest rate of instant lottery sales per capita, having grown sales of the product line more than ten-fold since 2010 to €1.1bn in 2015.
Nordic-facing online operators continued to reduce their reliance on their core markets in the first quarter of 2016, with newly listed LeoVegas showing a greater willingness than its peers to tap...
French online sportsbooks grew turnover by a record 47 percent in the first quarter, as unusually high payout rates and bonuses boosted betting activity ahead of this summer’s Euro 2016 football...
The slot hold ratio of Las Vegas Strip casinos reached an all-time high of 8.03 percent in the first quarter of 2016, with skinnier average payout rates serving to drag slot handle to its lowest...
The U.S. regional casino sector extended its run of low single-digit growth in the first quarter of 2016, as strong gains in the Northeast region led market-wide revenues up 3.2 percent year-on...
Norsk Tipping generated gross gaming revenue of NOK437m (€47m) from online casino games in 2015, equivalent to 30 percent of a Norwegian grey market estimated by the state-owned firm to be worth...
PokerStars grew its share of the fast-growing Italian online casino market by 2.2 percentage points in the first quarter, largely at the expense of major domestic names Lottomatica and Sisal,...
U.S. state lotteries occupy five of the top six places in a global comparison of traditional lottery sales per capita across reporting operators.

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