Global gambling products and services giant Scientific Games Corporation has announced that it has appointed experienced executive Shawn Dennis to serve as its new Executive Vice-President and Chief Marketing Officer. Las Vegas-based Scientific Games Corporation described Dennis as a ‘25-year veteran of entertainment, consumer products and sports marketing industries’...
Live online gaming solutions provider Evolution Gaming Group (STO: EVO) has taken home Digital Product of the Year at the 2017 Global Gaming Awards (G2E) for its Dream Catcher Lucky Wheel. Nine other companies that were shortlisted along with Evolution were beaten by the Latvia-based company to walk away with...
Online gambling operator 32Red apparently had a good 2016 after revealing via a Wednesday trading update that its net annual revenues had increased by 28% year-on-year to hit a record $77.68 million. The London-listed operator of sites including 32Red.com and CasinoSplendido.com, 32Red purchased rival domain RoxyPalace.com mid-way through 2015 and...
A new record was set by Imperial Pacific International Holdings, a casino operator of Saipan, in the category of VIP gambling. The company was able to see a record month in January for VIP operations. On Thursday, a filing within the Hong Kong Stock Exchange revealed that the company...
Despite still recovering from the impact of the previous month’s Typhoon Hato and the comparably weaker tropical storm Pakhar, the over 30 casinos in Macau reportedly saw their aggregated gross gaming revenues for September rise by some 16.1% year-on-year to reach approximately $2.65 billion. According to a report from GGRAsia...
Typhoon Hato came through Macau in late August, leaving destruction in its wake. Buildings were destroyed or damaged, power outages were widespread and residents of the area were in need of water, food and shelter. Time will be needed for emotional and physical recovery. Several businesses were affected by...
New figures from some of the casinos in Vietnam have reportedly revealed that last month’s decision by authorities in the Asian nation to partially lift their long-standing ban on locals gambling could not have come at a better time for the local industry. According to a report from the VietNamNet...
Wynn Macau Limited, the Asian arm of Wynn Resorts Ltd, saw a 26.6% decline in year-on-year profits for the fourth quarter of 2016, according to a recently posted financial report from the company. The drop in profits is reportedly due to costs associated with the launch of the Wynn...
Online sportsbetting and gaming provider GVC Holdings has released a trading update regarding its fourth-quarter performance and showing that it expects to report a 7% year-on-year increase in net gaming revenues to just over $249.3 million. Established in 2004, GVC Holdings acquired rival Sportingbet in 2012 before expanding again four...
American gaming machine innovator Scientific Games Corporation has released an update revealing that it expects to report as much as a 2.4% increase year-on-year in fourth-quarter consolidated revenues while the figure for the full-year could swell by as much as 4.5%. Las Vegas-based Scientific Games Corporation explained that its consolidated...