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NY Records US$500M in Mobile Sports Betting Tax Revenue

Just recently New York Governor Kathy Hochul reported that the Empire State’s mobile sports betting sector has achieved another major milestone. On Wednesday Hochul’s office confirmed that the after the end of October, the state has now earned US$542 million in tax revenue. Thus, making the state the highest-earning among any other jurisdict ...

Pollard Banknote Reveals Fiscal Performance for Q3 2022

This week, the Winnipeg-based provider of lottery products and solutions, Pollard Banknote, issued its fiscal numbers for the third quarter of 2022. The provider’s report confirmed that the company had a strong quarter. Sales for Q3 reached CA$125.5 million, which is a record-setting volume for a quarter, and a 7.4% increase from the same quar ...

Bragg Gaming Group Facilitates ComeOn.nl Launch

Ontario-based iGaming provider Bragg Gaming Group informs that it has helped facilitate the launch of ComeOn.nl in the Netherlands’ online regulated market. The website went online at the end of October via the supplier’s full turnkey Player Account Management iGaming platform. Now, users of the website will be able to enjoy the pro ...

MGM Resorts Acknowledged for Its Inclusive Workspace Efforts

This week, MGM Resorts International was recognized for its inclusivity efforts, as the company has been awarded a Leading Inclusion Index Company in the Seramount Inclusion Index. Seramount is an organization for diverse thought leaders to share the best practices and create solutions for cultural change. The rating further confirms MGM Resorts ...

Yggdrasil Gaming Presents Firekick! MultiMax™

Yggdrasil Gaming is warming up the boots for the upcoming 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar, as the iGaming provider launched a football-inspired slot. The name of the exciting title is Firekick! MultiMax™, and just like the sport, this slot variation promises tons of entertainment and positive emotions with its 5-reel design and over 243 ...

FanDuel has a Strong Hold on NY’s Market

In January, New York State will celebrate its first full calendar year, since the launch of its mobile sports betting market for private operators. And over the last several months, the sector saw a clear leader emerge in the face of FanDuel Sportsbook. Since the start of the local market, the sports betting giant has handled nearly half of the ...

Seneca Gaming Corp. Reveals General Manager Appointments

Just last week, Seneca Gaming Corporation announced that it will be promoting two of its long-term employees at two of its casinos to General Managers. The appointments in question are Joanne Israel and Marc Papaj, who will now manage the company’s Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino and Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino, respectively.

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Western NY Dealer Stacks Another Fraud Charge

A former blackjack dealer at Seneca Buffalo Creek Casino in Western New York is facing additional fraud charges, confirms the court. Emily M. Torres who was taken to court over allegations of colluding with patrons of the casino will now have to face another charge related to fraudulently helping players win big at the property by showing them c ...

Resorts World NYC Holds 11th Anniversary Festivities

Most recently, Queens’ Resorts World New York City has celebrated its 11th anniversary of gaming operations in New York City. For the special occasion, the gaming amenity hosted a special cocktail reception and it invited elected officials and community leaders on October 28, 2022. It also celebrated the millions of gaming revenue it has provi ...

Seneca Nation Still Bitter about NY’s Drastic Measures, Says President

Currently, the Seneca Nation of Indians is putting efforts into securing a new gaming compact with New York State’s administration. However, the President of the tribe, Matthew Pagels, says that the Nation will never forgive Governor Kathy Hochul for her decision to leverage gaming compact money to fund a portion of the Buffalo Bills stadium d ...