William Hill said 'strong betting' on this year's month long World Cup had helped to offset the impact of unfavourable sports results earlier in the year. Discussing its results, the British bookmaker revealed a revenue rise of 7 percent, to £805m in the...
Friday, August 1, 2014
Optimal Payments has announced a boardroom reshuffle, with industry veteran Dennis Jones appointed as non-executive chairman of the board. The online payments provider also bought in Ian Jenks and Andrew Dark as non-executive directors of the board. Jones, 64, has nearly...
Friday, August 1, 2014
Scientific Games has signed an agreement to acquire online casino games and solutions firm Bally Technologies in a deal worth $5.1bn. The gaming solutions provider's offer of $83.30 per share, worth a total of about $3.27bn, represents a 38 percent increase on Bally’s closing price of $60.17 on Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange. The companies said in a joint statement that the value of the total deal,...
Friday, August 1, 2014

60 Second Interview

60 Second Interview

State Rep. Rosita C. Youngblood Democratic Chairwoman, PA House Gaming Oversight Committee

1. What are your views on internet gambling? What are the pros and cons of iGaming legalization?

Internet gambling is a reality that lawmakers need to address. There are millions of Americans currently gambling online, including...

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iGaming in California is going to be about poker. Great, that’s my expertise and my game field – having been an online poker operator for 10 years and a net-entrepreneur for 18, I spent one third of my time in the last

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