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Caesars Entertainment makes bid for William Hill

Caesars Entertainment makes bid for William Hill

29 Sep, 2020peter

Caesars Entertainment said it’s looking to buy British betting house William Hill for about $3.7 billion as it moved to beat out a rival bid from private equity giant Apollo Global Management.

Ukraine Establishes Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries

Ukraine Establishes Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries

23 Sep, 2020peter

The Government has set up a Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries

Ukraine has established a regulator in the gambling market - the Commission for the Regulation of Gambling and Lotteries. This was announced by Cabinet Minister Oleg Nemchinov in his TELEGRAM channel.

"Football is uncomplicated, like Codere" Advertising Campaign

"Football is uncomplicated, like Codere" Advertising Campaign

8 Sep, 2020peter

Madrid, September 8, 2020.

Worth the wait: Parimatch ready for regulators to open Ukraine license application process

Worth the wait: Parimatch ready for regulators to open Ukraine license application process

4 Sep, 2020peter

Strictly only operating in white market jurisdictions, Parimatch is looking forward to adding Ukraine to its list of licenced operations which also includes Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Belarus and Cyprus, while elsewhere in the world the company provides the opportunity for partners to franchise the renowned ‘Parimatch’ trademark across the globe.

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020: First Massive Industry Event from the Time of Gambling Business Legalization in the Country

Ukrainian Gaming Week 2020: First Massive Industry Event from the Time of Gambling Business Legalization in the Country

18 Aug, 2020admin

On August 11, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky signed the bill 2285-d “About state regulation of activities related to organization and conduct of gambling”. The new law came into effect the next day after publication – on August 13.

Today many people wonder how the law will be enforced, as well as how much revenue legalization may bring to the state and private sector. How to enter the country’s gambling market and legally earn money? Where to find partners, distributors of gambling hardware and software?

The President of Ukraine has legalized gambling business

The President of Ukraine has legalized gambling business

11 Aug, 2020admin

The President signed the law on gambling business, despite the legal conflict with the regulatory authority.

President Vladimir Zelensky signed a law on gambling business regulation. This was reported on the website of Parliament on Tuesday, August 11.

Zelensky has legalized the gambling business.

AGEM INDEX JULY 2020

AGEM INDEX JULY 2020

6 Aug, 2020admin

The AGEM Index increased by 13.55 points in July 2020 to 420.86 points, a 3.3 percent gain from June 2020. Six of the 13 AGEM Index companies reported stock price increases amid the ongoing global economic impacts due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The stock price for Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL) increased by 2.7 percent, accounting for a 12.43-point improvement in the AGEM Index, while Scientific Games Corporation (SGMS) experienced a 13.7 percent stock price jump that led to an index contribution of 3.79 points.

NEW OWNER OF KYIV’S “DNIPRO HOTEL’ PLANS TO MAKE IT THE WORLD’S FIRST ESPORTS HOTEL

NEW OWNER OF KYIV’S “DNIPRO HOTEL’ PLANS TO MAKE IT THE WORLD’S FIRST ESPORTS HOTEL

27 Jul, 2020admin

The question – Who is the new owner of the Dnipro Hotel? – has been discussed since the very moment that the property was sold on July 15 for UAH 1.1 billion. AIN.UA’s publisher was the first to get an exclusive interview from the winning bidder. The latter turned out to be Alexander Kokhanovskyy, the founder of the country’s most successful esports organization, Natus Vincere, the former co-owner of ESForce, and the founder of DreamTeam startup.

New Study Finds Sports Bettors Abandoning Bookies For Legal Market

New Study Finds Sports Bettors Abandoning Bookies For Legal Market

21 Jul, 2020admin

WASHINGTON – New American Gaming Association (AGA) research shows consumers are moving their business away from illegal bookies and toward legal options. Average spending with illegal bookies fell 25 percent in legal sports betting states last year, while legal online and mobile betting spend increased 12 percent. Illegal offshore operators also saw a three percent increase in states with legal sports betting.

Eldorado Merger Approved With Caesars Entertainment, Creating The World's Largest Casino Company

Eldorado Merger Approved With Caesars Entertainment, Creating The World's Largest Casino Company

21 Jul, 2020admin

New Jersey gaming regulators gave the final approval Friday for a $17.3 billion merger   of Eldorado Resorts Inc and Caesars Entertainment Corp, clearing the way for a deal that will create the world’s biggest casino company.