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Tracy Damestani steps down from ECA board

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Tracy Damestani has left her position as vice-chair of the European Casino Association. Damestani ends a five year term during which she substantially contributed to the growth and diversity of the association.

National Casino Forum launches 2018 Dealer of the Year

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The National Casino Forum has launched the 2018 edition of the Dealer of the Year competition to find the UK’s top croupier. The UK Dealer Championships will see judges test dealers’ technical skill, game control and hospitality in a competition hosted by Caesars Entertainment at the Sportsman Casino in London on 27 February. “The UK Dealer Championships will showcase the wonderful...

Will the UK political climate impact London’s casinos?

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How will the UK gambling industry fare in the wake of leaving the EU, the upheaval of a snap general election and the long delayed triennial review?   British gaming revenue hit an all time record of £12.6bn last year showcasing growth within the sector despite increased regulation, taxes and political uncertainty. However, many have concerns how Britain’s gambling industry will fare...

Europe’s croupier elite to battle in London for dealer top spot

European Casino Association announces 2017 European Dealer Championship at The Hippodrome Casino this May.   The 11th edition of the European Dealer Championship (EDC) will come to London for the first time this May in a hotly anticipated contest taking place at The Hippodrome Casino, Leicester Square. Organised by the European Casino Association in conjunction with the National Casino Forum, the 2017...

Europe’s croupier elite to battle for dealer top spot in London

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The European Casino Association has confirmed that the 2017 European Dealer Championship will be held in London for the first time this May.     The 11th edition of the European Dealer Championship (EDC) will come to London for the first time this May at The Hippodrome Casino, Leicester Square. Organised by the European Casino Association in conjunction with the National Casino Forum,...

Brexit means Brexit, but what does it mean for the British casino industry?

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In the wake of Britain’s decision to exit the EU and with the May government pushing towards a ‘Hard Brexit’, what will be the long-term effects on the UK’s gaming industry, and in particular the casino sector?   While the UK prime minister Theresa May has confirmed her intention to pull Britain out of Europe’s single market, for the casino industry,...

Too early to tell? Brexit vote draws mixed response from UK stakeholders

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After a week of political and economic confusion, UK gaming and leisure industry stakeholders have been both celebrating and lamenting the country’s decision to leave the European Union. James Walker explains.   On the morning of Friday, June 24, members of the British public who had not stayed up all night to watch the referendum being played out on their television...

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