Gaming Americas Weekly Recap – May 30-June 5 European Gaming Industry News

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Welcome back to our weekly roundup of US gambling news! Here, we review weekly highlights from the US gaming industry that include the latest news, new partnerships and new appointments. Read on and be updated.

Recent news

galactic games launched Triton Casino Systems, a brand new progressive operating system for table games. Triton Casino Systems has refined what made its forerunner, Bonus Jackpot System, successful and adds a host of new features to enhance the casino.

Code online released its financial results for the first quarter of 2022. The multinational gaming company recorded revenue of $304.8 million, representing an 83% recovery in total revenue before the pandemic hit.

digital hard rock announced the expansion of Hard Rock Sportsbook into Virginia, with its mobile app now live and a retail sports betting site slated to open in July at Bristol Casino – Future Home of Hard Rock. The mobile app offers fans aged 21 and over access to betting on major sporting events, innovative promotions and top-notch customer service.

MGM Resorts International announced the closing of its transaction with Blackstone to acquire the operations of The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas (The Cosmopolitan) for cash consideration of $1.625 billion.

TAPPP and BetMGM announced an expansion of BetMGM’s gift card distribution network. The number of stores offering BetMGM prepaid cards will approximately double from around 6,000 to over 12,000 in the current quarter.

Global Payments Gaming Solutions announced that Saracen Casino Resort in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, has selected its igaming solutions for its new sports betting app, BetSaracen.

Chewela Casino in Washington has selected the OPTX platform for its marketing products.

DraftKings launched its online sports betting and online casino products in the Canadian province of Ontario.

Partnerships

arizona casino and its sister property Talking Stick Resort will be the official casino and resort partner of the Arizona Diamondbacks in a new partnership between the D-backs and the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, which owns both locations.

paysafe entered into a new partnership with Strive Gaming, an advanced gamer account management (PAM) platform designed for the multi-state requirements of online operators in the North American market.

National Butler Societythrough its wholly-owned subsidiary that operates Boot Hill Casino & Resort in Dodge City, Kansas, has entered into an agreement with DraftKings and Bally’s Corporation to provide sports betting in Kansas.

Accredit Inc announced a partnership with Hard Rock Digital to protect its mobile sports betting platform against fraud. Accertify will protect customer accounts and personal information, prevent fraudulent activity, and manage chargebacks, while minimizing friction for Hard Rock Sportsbook mobile app users.

New appointments

AviaGamescreator of the award-winning “Bingo Tour” app and social competition platform Pocket7Games, has appointed Jiangbo Tian as director of Data Intelligence.

Founder and CEO of SCCG Management, Stephane Crystalannounced that Jenny McLauchlan has joined the Las Vegas office as Legal and Regulatory Compliance Advisor.

FanDuel Group announced the appointment of Asaf Noifeld as General Manager of Casino. In the newly created role, Noifeld will be responsible for overseeing the FanDuel Group’s online casino business.

Stephane Richardsonadministrative and compliance director at Scientific Games, was appointed to the National Technology Security Coalition (NTSC) Board of Directors.