CAN THE REVEL DEAL BE SAVED?
23rd November, 2014 at 02:34:04
Conflicting reports indicate a rescue attempt may be underway.
There have been conflicting reports in US media regarding the announcement by Brookfield Asset Management that it has been unable to satisfactorily resolve an energy debt problem over the Revel in Atlantic City and is reversing out of the $110 million acquisition agreement for the property (see previous reports).
: Can The Revel Deal Be Saved?
NEVADA REGULATOR APPROVES BALLY - SCIENTIFIC GAMES MERGER
21st November, 2014 at 03:15:39
MGT CAPITAL IN PARTNERSHIP WITH FANWARS
20th November, 2014 at 08:28:40
Increased liquidity for MGT fantasy sports platform
MGT Capital Investments, Inc has entered into a revenue share agreement with Las Vegas-based FanWars LLC.
: Mgt Capital In Partnership With Fanwars
MORE MISFORTUNE FOR SHUTTERED ATLANTIC CITY CASINO
20th November, 2014 at 03:37:50
Canadian buyer backs out of Revel auction deal.
The Revel land casino in Atlantic City - launched just two years ago at a cost of $2.4 billion but floored by the decline in Atlantic City fortunes and bad management decisions - is going back on the market following the withdrawal of an auction offer of just $110 million from a Canadian company.
: More Misfortune For Shuttered Atlantic City Casino
ULTIMATE POKER FOLDS IN NEVADA
15th November, 2014 at 02:29:29
Decision to shutter pioneering online poker site follows earlier exit from New Jersey.
Station Casinos subsidiary Ultimate Gaming announced late Friday its decision to shutter the first online poker enterprise to launch on the Nevada legalised internet poker scene, Ultimate Poker.com, after just on eighteen months of operational activity
: Ultimate Poker Folds In Nevada
TRUMP TAJ MAHAL IN ATLANTIC CITY TO CLOSE
15th November, 2014 at 02:29:29
December closure will result in further unemployment.
The troubled Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City filed court papers Friday advising a December 12 closure date - the fifth AC land casino this year to shut down.
: Trump Taj Mahal In Atlantic City To Close
CAESARS ENTANGLED IN ALLEGED IMPROPRIETY OF F.B.I. RAID.
07th November, 2014 at 01:01:07
Interesting developments in the illegal sports betting allegations against Paul Phua and others.
The row over the questionable tactics used by FBI agents to gain entry to the luxury accommodations at Caesars Palace used by high stakes poker player Paul Phua and associates (see previous reports) took an interesting turn in a Las Vegas courtroom this week.
: Caesars Entangled In Alleged Impropriety Of F.b.i. Raid.
C.I.E. FALLS FOUL OF NEW JERSEY REGULATOR
06th November, 2014 at 09:28:26
Fined $10,000 for marketing flaws regarding self-excluded gamblers.
Marketing flaws which saw Caesars Interactive Entertainment - the online division of Caesars Entertainment - allegedly soliciting over 250 self-excluded gamblers to its New Jersey online sites have resulted in a fine of $10,000 imposed on the company by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement.
: C.i.e. Falls Foul Of New Jersey Regulator
BORGATA INCREASES ITS MARKET SHARE IN ATLANTIC CITY
31st October, 2014 at 04:30:24
Closures bring better business for survivors in a troubled market.
Reduced competition following land casino closures in Atlantic City may be a factor in the increased revenues posted this week by Boyd Gaming for its Borgata interests.
: Borgata Increases Its Market Share In Atlantic City
F.B.I. TACTICS IN NEVADA GAMBLING BUST QUESTIONED
29th October, 2014 at 02:16:30
Interfering with internet access and masquerading as repair technicians cited by defence lawyer.
The much publicised arrest on illegal sports gambling charges of high stakes poker player Paul Phua, his son and several other associates in Nevada during the FIFA World Cup (see previous Online Casinos, Vegas
reports) is back in the headlines this week following defence lawyer criticism of the enforcement tactics deployed.
: F.b.i. Tactics In Nevada Gambling Bust Questioned
REAL GAMING POKER PASSES TEST PERIOD IN NEVADA MARKET
24th October, 2014 at 02:56:10
Nevada regulator approves South Point's online poker enterprise after eight-month testing phase.
The Nevada Gaming Commission has approved the full operation of South Point casino's online poker operation Real Gaming following an eight-month test phase that started in February this year (see previous reports).
: Real Gaming Poker Passes Test Period In Nevada Market
NEW COMPETITOR HEADS FOR THE NEVADA ONLINE POKER MARKET
23rd October, 2014 at 05:20:50
Z4's HDPoker real-money online poker launch scheduled for early 2015.
The usually reliable poker writer Steve Ruddock reports that the Nevada online poker market is set to see not only the debut of the All American Poker Network, but a new competitor in the form of Z4's challenger, HDPoker.
: New Competitor Heads For The Nevada Online Poker Market
SHUTTERED LAND CASINOS IMPACT SEPTEMBER STATS FOR ATLANTIC CITY
16th October, 2014 at 01:30:26
Revenues decline 13 percent in September 2014.
The closure of three more land casinos in Atlantic City - Revel, Trump Plaza and the Showboat - has inevitably impacted September revenues released by the New Jersey Division of Gambling Enforcement, which released the latest monthly statistics Wednesday.
: Shuttered Land Casinos Impact September Stats For Atlantic City
WSOP LAUNCH APP IN NEVADA MARKET
14th October, 2014 at 03:29:54
WSOP Nevada rolls out Android platform
WSOP.com launched an Android mobile application into the Nevada market over the weekend, a first for the operator in the State.
: Wsop Launch App In Nevada Market
BETFAIR PARTNERS CAESARS FOR NEW JERSEY (Update)
04th October, 2014 at 07:41:02
New partnership for online as Trump Plaza closes
Betfair, who was given a provisional waiver by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) following the closure of its terrestrial partner Trump Plaza, has joined forces with Caesars Entertainment for the New Jersey market.
: Betfair Partners Caesars For New Jersey (update)