Can Casinos change RTP?
Categories: online casinos, slots Posted on: 24 Jul 2021 127 0
Estimate reading time time: 4 min, 768 words

Can Casinos change RTP?

RTP indicates how much of the wagers are returned as winnings. It will be given as a percentage. It would be a mistake to believe that this is the amount you will directly get. What happens if you bet £100 on a slot with an RTP of 95%? You could get...

Evolution gaming accused of operating illegally
Categories: illegal, online casinos Posted on: 19 Nov 2021 125 0
Estimate reading time time: 3 min, 538 words

Evolution gaming accused of operating illegally

According to Bloomberg, Evolution AB was named in an anonymous complaint filed by a competitor. The lawsuit, whose name has not been revealed, claims that Evolution is operating illegally in some markets that are currently sanctioned by the United States. On November 12, the law firm Calcagni & Kanefsky LLP issued...

New €500 million Cyprus casino
Categories: offline casinos Posted on: 6 Mar 2021 124 0
Estimate reading time time: 1 min, 242 words

New €500 million Cyprus casino

Melco Resorts and Entertainment Ltd has announced that City of Dreams Mediterranean, an urban resort in Cyprus, will open in summer 2022. The Limassol project is set to be Europe's biggest IR, with plans to launch in late 2021, but the completion has been postponed due to the current Covid-19...

The rise and fall of Full tilt poker
Categories: documentary, gambling history, online poker, video Posted on: 28 Dec 2020 121 0

The rise and fall of Full tilt poker

Full Tilt Poker was founded in 2004 and soon became one of the world's biggest poker site with many poker pros becoming the face of the business such as Phil Ivey, Mike Matusow, Chris Ferguson, Gus Hansen and many others. But issues started to emerge for Full Tit Poker from...

US casinos in Macau could be harmed by Trump’s executive order
Categories: offline casinos, other Posted on: 8 Jan 2021 121 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 449 words

US casinos in Macau could be harmed by Trump’s executive order

The recent executive order by US President Donald Trump to ban many high-profile Chinese apps could spell trouble for the three US casino operators in Macau. Macau is one of the world's casino capitals, but it faces some significant economic challenges at the moment. The executive order was revealed on Wednesday...

'Ndrangheta mafia involvement in gambling
Categories: crime, online casinos, sports betting Posted on: 15 Jan 2021 121 0
Estimate reading time time: 4 min, 799 words

'Ndrangheta mafia involvement in gambling

In Italy, the biggest Mafia trial in 30 years is set to start this week. 355 suspected participants and accomplices of the 'Ndrangheta crime syndicate are on trial. The reported criminal history of this organization includes murder, illegal gambling, and more. It is anticipated that more than 900 witnesses will...

The Italian government's crackdown on illegal gambling targets crime syndicates
Categories: crime, lottery, online casinos, slots, sports betting Posted on: 22 Mar 2021 121 0
Estimate reading time time: 2 min, 464 words

The Italian government's crackdown on illegal gambling targets crime syndicates

Malta, a Mediterranean island country, began its transformation from sleepy tourism destination to international gambling mecca in 2004. Seventeen years later, Malta remains a source of interest for Transparency International, bilateral law enforcement agencies, and some European Union countries. In the midst of the public investigation into the killing of journalist...

Legendary gamblers: Stan Tomchin
Categories: blackjack, gambling history, offline casinos, sports betting Posted on: 14 Feb 2022 116 0
Estimate reading time time: 6 min, 1124 words

Legendary gamblers: Stan Tomchin

Stan Tomchin claims to be "the most powerful gambler in the world," and he may have been. Stan was a chess master, a bridge master, and possibly the best backgammon player in the world. He then progressed to blackjack, horse racing, and, finally, sports betting. Stan, who grew up on Long...