Boyd Gaming announces closure of $700m offering

Boyd Gaming Corporation has closed the previously announced offering of $700m aggregate principal amount of 6.000% senior notes due 2026. The notes will bear...

Rhode Island risks killing the goose that laid the golden egg

Rhode Island legislators’ decision to allocate a 51 per cent state-bound tax on sports betting risks killing the goose before the golden egg is...

2013 law could pave the way for limited sports betting in New York casinos

New York was too late in its bid to have a fully formed and legal sports betting law in place last week, but that...

Raimondo legalises RI sports betting but at a high price for the casinos

Rhode Island signed off new legislation last Friday that will enable sports betting to take place at the state’s casinos, with the first wager...

Get the handle on another week of change for sports betting US

Our journalistic colleagues at SportsHandle.com bring you another round-up of news about the constantly changing face of the American sports betting sector. Checking in on West Virginia’s...

Ocean Resort gets its casino licence and is ready for launch

The newly rebranded Ocean Resort casino in Atlantic City will open for business in just a few days after being granted its operating licence....

Full steam ahead for Mississippi sports betting

Mississippi is the latest state to offer a fully legalised sports betting and it is expected to go live on July 21. The state...

Ocean Resort seeks casino licence just days before launch

Atlantic City’s Ocean Resort casino is still seeking a casino licence, just days away from its scheduled opening date. The application was due to...

Caribbean CAGE opts for Scientific Games as equipment supplier

Caribbean CAGE, has entered into an agreement with Scientific Games to supply its operations with state-of-the-art gaming equipment in the Caribbean and South America....

Penn International continues on the acquisition trail

Penn National Gaming has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the operations of Margaritaville Resort Casino in Bossier City, Louisiana for circa $115m...

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GLMS and SBC unveil strategic partnership deal for 2020

SBC’s plans to expand into new markets have taken a major step forward with the signing of a strategic partnership agreement with one of...

Sports Betting Hall of Fame announces five new members

The Sports Betting Hall of Fame will see five new members inducted next year at the Betting on Sports America conference in New Jersey,...

Betting on Sports America 2020 to build on success of inaugural event 

Betting on Sports America returns to New Jersey’s Meadowlands Exposition Center on April 28-30 2020 and, mirroring the rapid growth of the US market,...

NCLGS to highlight positive economic impact of tribal gaming

Tribal gaming, and the positive impact it brings to the US economy, will be at the forefront of proceedings at the forthcoming Winter Meeting...