Entries by Dennis Lopez

New Jersey July iGaming Numbers

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE) has release their revenue numbers for July which shows growth with both a year-on-year and month-on-month basis. You can see their press release by clicking this link. http://www.nj.gov/oag/ge/docs/Financials/PressRel2015/July2015PressRelease.pdf The final numbers total to $12.5 million, which represents an increase of 24.4% on the $10.1 million in July […]

GVC Holdings raises their offer to acquire Bwin.Party

The news a couple of weeks ago that 888 Holdings had won the competition to buy Bwin.Party might have been premature. 888 Holdings’s rival in a buyout has re-entered the with a better offer than one which was turned down earlier in July. GVC Holdings entered a $1.55 billion bid for Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment, in […]

Mohegan Sun enters the New Jersey iGaming Market

The New Jersey online casino market added another brand on Monday with the launch MoheganSunCasino.com, who’s brick and mortar location is based in Connecticut. The new operation is the result of a collaborative deal with Resorts casino in Atlantic City and uses the same NYX i-gaming platform and New Jersey licence. It was reported by […]

New Jersey iGaming June Revenue Numbers

The June 2015, Gaming Revenue Data were unveiled by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE) Tuesday, July 14, 2015. Below is a link to their press release. http://www.nj.gov/oag/ge/docs/Financials/PressRel2015/June2015PressRelease.pdf Overall Gaming Profit from the Casino Hotels was $216 million in June 2015 in comparison to $205 million June 2014. For the month, Casino Profit […]

iGaming May Revenue Numbers – NJ Online Poker

The May 2015, iGaming Revenue Data were unveiled by the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE) at 2:00 PM, Friday, June 12, 2015. Overall Gaming Profit from the Casino Hotels was $221 million in May 2015 in comparison to $242 million May 2014 (including Discontinued Operators – Atlantic Club, Showboat, Revel, and Trump Plaza) […]

WSOP Online Championships starts May 31st

The WSOP Online Championships are back in New Jersey. With more than $250,000 in guaranteed prize money spread over 90 individual tournaments from May 31 to June 29, the summer will see plenty of virtual felt action.   WSOP Ring for Leaderboard Winner Play your way to the top of the WSOP.com Online Championships leader […]

Casinos Outside Atlantic City good for New Jersey?

It is likely that a couple of more casinos are going to close in Atlantic City sometime in the future. This is all according to a report filed from Deutsche Bank which can be seen here. http://media.nj.com/atlantic_impact/other/DB_CorpCredit_2015-05-13_0900b8c089aea144[1].pdf In the report, it was strongly suggested that New Jersey open more casinos outside of the Atlantic City. […]

AMAYA CEO – POKERSTARS TO ENTER NJ IN THIRD QUARTER

Reported on  onlinepokerreport.com, Amaya’s CEO David Baazov has reassured that PokerStars will receive approval to enter the New Jersey market sometime in the third quarter of 2015. Hopefully the presence of the online poker giant can add some life to the struggling poker market here in the New Jersey struggling poker market. New Jersey’s DGE report […]

New Jersey Online Poker May Promotions

May is now upon us which means new promotions have been rolled out. Here is a breakdown of what the current promotions that are being offered across all New Jersey regulated online poker websites. WSOP NJ The Climb (ends 5/30/15) Earn extra money just for playing at your favorite cash games at WSOP.com—just opt-in through […]