Moody’s Forecast Suggests Casino Gaming Growth

Moody’s Forecast Suggests Casino Gaming GrowthLast month, Moody’s reported that the outlook for the US gaming industry “has been changed to stable from negative.”

The outlook was changed to negative in June of 2104 “due in part to declining revenues, but this trend has since reversed, with revenue expected to increase over the next 12 to 18 months.”

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Malta iGaming Seminar Announces Their ‘Century of iGaming’ Panel

Malta iGaming Seminar Announces Their Century of iGaming PanelA major gaming conference is coming up fast. And we’ve got the details.

Organizers for the Malta iGamging Seminar (MiGS) say that they are committed to providing the iGaming industry with the invaluable information it requires for further innovation and success.

In a recent announcement covered by iGamingBusiness, they shared details of their upcoming panel—the “Century of iGaming.” The panel will be one of many presented at their 7th annual conference—the MiGS15.

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Gambling Becoming an ‘On the Go’ Phenomenon

Gambling Becoming an 'On the Go' PhenomenonIs the physical casino doomed? Not exactly, but mobile technology is certainly giving the physical gaming establishments of the world a legitimate run for their money.

It goes without saying that there is certainly an appeal to gambling in a live casino. When you combine the cocktails, lounge music, performance venues and overall ambiance, casinos are hard to compare to any other form of entertainment.

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iGaming Affiliate Network PAS.Net Reaches An Industry Shattering New Milestone

iGaming Affiliate Network PAS.Net Reaches An Industry Shattering New MilestonePAS.net has been in the iGaming industry for over 10 years. In 2004, FourSquare entered the affiliate marketing industry, and after seeing the need for a targeted iGaming affiliate marketing solution, launched PAS.net in 2008.

PAS.net has always been committed to being on the cutting edge of everything from design to technology. When it comes to iGaming, they have publishing options for everyone—including CPA, Rakeback and Revenue Share, fantasy sports, and online casino games.

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Mobile App Helps Gamblers in Asia Access Their Favorite Aristocrat Games For Free

Mobile App Helps Gamblers in Asia Access Their Favorite Aristocrat Games For FreeAristocrat casinos have some of the most celebrated live slot machines in all of Asia. And the quality just keeps on rolling.

In a recent announcement shared with mGamingWatch, Aristocrat Technologies confirms that they’ve teamed up with International Games Systems to release nine of their most popular slots for free within the social casino market.

The FA FA FA Slots app features free versions of Aristocrat slots like Wild Panda and 50 Dragons. The Android app is targeted for the Asian-Pacific market, and is designed to provide a casino-worthy gaming experience for all.

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Mississippi Firm Launches New Daily Analytics Tool For Casinos

Mississippi Firm Launches New Daily Analytics Tool For CasinosOcean Springs, Mississippi-based Harvest Trends shared their newest analytics tool —the PowerHost CRM — at the recent Casino & Marketing Technology Conference in Las Vegas.

According to the SunHerald, this content management solution is designed specifically for casino hosts, and can quickly and easily be installed on both desktop and mobile devices.

Some of the daily analytics shared include the previous days results for coded players, recommendations on who to contact, and why, as well as how the current day is doing—and progress toward daily goals.

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Microgame SpA and Multigioco Srl Partner to Launch New Sports Betting and Gambling App for The European Market

Microgame SpA and Multigioco Srl Partner to Launch New Sports Betting and Gambling App for The European MarketIn a recent announcement, Microgame SpA and Multigioco Srl shared that they will be joining forces to launch a new sport sports betting and gambling app for the European market. The app will be featured on both Newgioco.it and Lovingbet.it websites—and will be available for iOS and Android devices, a provided

With a user base of over 22,000 active users, and online gaming revenue somewhere around €70 million annually—this venture could be quite prosperous.

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Virtual Reality As the Future of Online Poker? You Betcha!

Virtual Reality As the Future of Online Poker You Betcha“No matter how seasoned a live poker player you are, you have to admit there is still something special about walking into a casino, your ears instantly molested by the chimes of the slot machines, your nose instantly desensitized to the oddly comforting staleness of the air. There is that moment of exhilaration, no matter how slight, when you first walk into the poker room, as you hear the rattling of chips and think to yourself, “Tonight is the night I make ALL the money.” And then, of course, you settle in, stack your chips, look around at your opponents, and play some poker.”

That’s the opener of an enjoyable read by Dan Katz at FlushDraw exploring what’s bound to happen: virtual reality poker.

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RockYou Instantly Gains an Additional 2 Million Social Gamers By Acquiring So Called ‘Dead’ Games

RockYou Instantly Gains an Additional 2 Million Social Gamers By Acquiring So Called 'Dead' GamesSocial gaming has given birth to a wide variety of never-seen-before electronic games. The appeal to social gaming is strong. It is a way to pass the time, it is mentally challenging, and many games allow gamers to play against their friends, as well as other players near and far.

While most gaming companies are busy developing new games, RockYou has taken a completely different approach to social gaming. Instead of developing new games, they focus all of their energy on purchasing the older games that other companies consider to be “dead.”

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The Impending Merger Between Gala Coral and Ladbrokes Still A Hot Topic Of Discussion

The Impending Merger Between Gala Coral and Ladbrokes Still A Hot Topic Of DiscussionNegotiations between Gala Coral and Ladbrokes have been shared by many London news sources over the last several weeks. If the impressive £3.5 billion merger goes through, it would result in the United Kingdom’s largest bookmaker to date—with over 4,000 retail locations.

Ladbrokes SBC News reports,  has turned to the investment banks of Green Hill and UBS in order to raise the capital for the acquisition of Gala Coral. While the two companies had been taking their time, it is believed that they are moving thing forward a bit faster now that igaming operator bwin.party has become the target of an acquisition duel between 888 Holdings versus GVC Holdings/Amaya Inc.

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