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MGM sells Springfield casino to MGM Growth Properties

MGM Springfield MGM Growth
MGM Resorts International is selling the real estate assets of MGM Springfield in Massachusetts to the company’s real estate investment trust in a $400m transaction.

Gold Dust Casino And Hotel chooses Scientific Games iView systems solution

Scientific Games Gold Dust Casino and Hotel iView displays
Scientific Games has announced an agreement with Gold Dust Casino and Hotel in Deadwood, South Dakota, to install its iView displays across 233 slot games and seven table games in addition to SDS and CMP core systems.

Bally’s Corp completes purchase of MontBleu Resort

Bally Corp purchase MontBlue Resort
Bally’s Corp has completed its purchase of the northern Nevada resort from Caesars Entertainment. The transaction formed part of a $155m deal which also included Eldorado Shreveport in Louisiana.

EveryMatrix appoints Staffan Cnattingius as Latin America commercial lead

EveryMatrix appoint Staffan Cnattingius
iGaming supplier EveryMatrix announces the appointment of Staffan Cnattingius as its new Director of Business Development for Latin America markets.

“Today’s political landscape is unlike any other in modern times”

Ernie Stevens Jr Indian Gaming Association Address
In an address marking Inauguration Day on 20 January, National Indian Gaming Association chairman Ernie Stevens Jr emphasised that despite “significant challenges”, including the COVID-19 pandemic and a related economic crisis, as the Biden-Harris Administration begins, “significant opportunities” lie ahead

High 5 Games opts for GLI

High 5 Games H5G GLI certification
GLI has welcomed High 5 Games (H5G) to its growing roster of valued clients. GLI will support H5G’s independent testing and cybersecurity auditing needs in regulated markets globally.

Circa Resort and Casino launches gaming

Las Vegas Circa Resort and Casino launches gaming
Downtown Las Vegas’ first new resort since 1980, Circa Resort and Casino launched gaming, together with its sportsbook and other amenities at the end of October, while the hotel portion of the property is set to open in December.

RG24seven Announces Partnership with GVC Holdings to Provide Responsible Gaming Training

Wendy Anderson RG24seven
RG24seven, the world’s only, video-based Responsible Gaming training platform is pleased to announce a partnership with GVC Holdings (GVC) to provide Responsible Gaming training for US staff.

Marker Trax cashless casino markers see success at Ellis Island Casino, Hotel and Brewery

Konami Synkros casino management Marker Trax
Konami Gaming’s Synkros casino management has underpinned a successful field trial of Marker Trax cashless casino slot markers at Ellis Island Casino, Hotel and Brewery in Las Vegas.

Aaron Moss: “We must all find what works for our brand, our team and our guests”

Aaron Moss Cliff Castle Casino Hotel
Casino Review spoke to Aaron Moss, general manager of Cliff Castle Casino Hotel in Camp Verde, Arizona, about how his property is adapting to the new normal, with employees practising “creative ways to be social and engaging while maintaining physical distancing”.

EveryMatrix recruits Erik Nyman to establish US presence

EveryMatrix-Erik-Nyman
Technology provider EveryMatrix recruits iGaming executive Erik Nyman to join its Leadership Team and lead the opening of the company’s first US office.

Operators rally for US national and state lotteries to go digital

US lottery ticket sales digital Spinola Gaming
Ade Repcenko, CEO of Spinola Gaming, believes that an upgrade to online sales is indeed the only way forward for the US lottery sector.

Jamul Casino’s Mary Cheeks discusses the key take-aways from re-opening

Mary Cheeks Jamul Casino
Shortly after the re-opening of Jamul Casino in mid-May, Casino Review spoke to the property’s president and general manager, Mary Cheeks, about some of the key considerations for resuming operations.

US casino reopening regains momentum

US casinos reopening tribal]
While gaming venues in Nevada reopened on 4 June, commercial and tribal casinos across the US had already begun to resume operations during the previous month.

Las Vegas operators plan for reopening

Las Vegas strip
While debate continues over exactly when Nevada’s casino resorts will be able to open their doors once again, in the meantime, a number of major operators including Wynn, Sands, MGM and Caesars are in the process of putting in place new operating procedures and setting out social distancing measures.

Penn National finalises sale of Tropicana Las Vegas

Penn National completes sale of Tropicana Las vegas
Penn National has sold the Tropicana Las Vegas to Gaming and Leisure Properties for $307.5m in rent credits. The Pennsylvania-based real estate..

“There are threats and opportunities for tribes and our industry that call for tribal unity”

CNIGA James Siva
Speaking at the Western Indian Gaming Conference this February, CNIGA’s recently elected chairman, James Siva, gave the association’s annual state of the nations address and discussed its endorsement of the tribal initiative to legalise sports wagering.

Eldorado Shreveport sold to Maverick Gaming for $230m

Eldorado Shreveport sold to Maverick Gaming
Eldorado Resorts has agreed to sell its Shreveport, Louisiana property for $230m to Las Vegas-based Maverick Gaming.

Betinvest sets its sights on US expansion at G2E

Betinvest Valentyn Kyrylenko G2E
Following its continued focus on enhancing representation in North America, Betinvest has confirmed it will be using its presence at this year’s G2E Las Vegas exhibition to drive it’s established sports betting positioning across the United States building towards their ultimate goal of a full-service office in the country...

$370m Emerald Queen Casino set to open in late 2019

Emerald Queen Casino
In Washington state, the Puyallup Tribe presented an update on its $370m Emerald Queen Casino (EQC) project to the Tacoma City Council on 24 July, confirming that the venue is scheduled to open in December 2019. The 110,000 sq ft casino inside the 310,000 sq ft property, which will replace the tribe’s existing venue, will rival the size of other casinos...

William Hill strikes gold with Eldorado

William-Hill
With the UK retail market stagnant in the wake of government regulation, William Hill has set its sights across the Atlantic in a major distribution agreement with Eldorado. William Hill has confirmed a partnership with US casino operator Eldorado in a bid to establish its place in the country’s nascent sports betting market. The Nasdaq-listed operator, valued at $3.7bn and responsible...

EquiLottery to premiere live sports lottery vision at GiGse

GiGse EquiLottery Brad Cummings lotteries
EquiLottery CEO Brad Cummings will, for the first time in a public or private forum, provide his full vision for lottery games of chance based on live sporting events on Thursday, May 31 at 3:30 PM at the Biltmore Hotel.

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Malta, United States and Italy top international exhibitor league table at world class ICE London

Malta tops ICE London league table
The importance of Malta as a gaming jurisdiction has been put into sharp relief with confirmation that the Mediterranean island, which has a population of less than 450,000, will be represented by no fewer than 38 exhibitors when the doors open on ICE London, the world’s most international gaming technology event (6 - 8 February, ExCeL London, UK).   Malta is...

International support continues to grow with 47 nations represented at the first Gaming Africa

47 gaming africa
Gaming professionals from Brazil to Botswana, Germany to Ghana and Lithuania to Lesotho will be amongst the delegates expected at the inaugural Gaming Africa, Clarion Gaming’s two day conference and learning symposium being held across 24th and 25th October in Johannesburg. Representatives from a total of 47 nations have registered to be part of the free to attend event, including...

Cowlitz Indian Tribe dot the i’s on ilani casino resort

Casino Review - Cowlitz ilani tribal
The Forever People win their 160-year legal struggle for a reservation.   Across the Pacific in the US, the long legal struggle over the CowlitzIndian Tribe’s right to a reservation near La Center has finally drawn to a close. According to The Columbian newspaper, on the 3 April the US Supreme Court declined to hear an appeal from opponents who challenged the...

52 thought leaders to speak at GiGse 2017

Casino Review - GiGse Thought leaders 2017
The organisers of this year’s GiGse conference have confirmed a total of 52 thought leaders from across the industry for the upcoming event in April   April's GiGse, the first to be held at the Marriott Marquis Marina, San Diego (26th - 28th April), will feature a total of 52 thought leaders who will deliver 40 hours of insight over two...

Pipeline protesters burn their bridges with Prairie Knights Casino

Casino Review - North Dakota pipeline
North Dakota’s Prairie Knights Casino And Resort has taken a $6m hit amid the turmoil stemming from the Dakota Access Pipeline protests, thanks in part to agitators who blocked roads, and forced the closure of a key access bridge after setting it on fire.   In North Dakota, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is reportedly facing a $6m shortfall in its...

Aristocrat announce big Fast Cash™ jackpot win

Casino Review - Aristocrat Fast Cash jackpot
Aristocrat’s Fast Cash™ Jackpot Hits for $175,574.28 at Route 66 Casino Hotel   Aristocrat has confirmed a player has hit a Fast Cash™ jackpot for $175,574.28 at Route 66 Casino Hotel in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the largest Fast Cash jackpot to date. It represents the second FastCash jackpot at Route 66 Casino. Just days after the game’s release, a player hit a...

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