Gambling News

Fortuna Entertainment Group reports sports betting stakes rising 23.4% in first nine months of 2016 but profit falls on increased Czech tax.

Unibet CEO Henrik Tjärnström says Australia gov't goofed in banning online in-play bets, will base expansion on future regulatory moves.

NYX Gaming Group granted approval to operate in British Columbia; US election betting more popular than Super Bowl on BC's PlayNow.com.

Australia announces it's dismantling the Norfolk Island Gaming Authority after audit finds it "barely viable" and "beyond redemption."

Poker News

5 Marketing Tips for Online Poker Sites

Want to boost your online poker site’s traffic? Then follow these 5 marketing tips to help your brand grow.

Lee Davy delivers his reasons why he believes the future of poker commentary lies with the Twitch streamers.

Partypoker has signed a deal with the PDC to act as their official online poker room of choice and launch ‘The Road to Las Vegas’ challenge.

PokerStars raise $19,400 for the Chad Brown Memorial Poker Tournament, and Dan Shak is matching donations up to $35,000 at REG.

Casino News

GKL continued its positive momentum in Q3 of 2016. Meanwhile, sitting at the opposite end of the profit spectrum is its rival, Paradise Co.

Move over Nevada, the United States has a new gambling tax grand champion.

Tony Tong of MGIA explains the how different the Macau junket is during the pre-Chinese government crackdown to the present day market.

Maryland casinos report gaming revenue rising 0.8% to $95.5m in October, extending the winning streak to 11 months of year-on-year gains.

Sports News

The Seahawks have to buck a trend along w/ avoiding falling prey to the Bills' lethal pass rush in order to pick up the win in their match.

For the first time since 2002, the Oakland Raiders meet the Broncos in a second-half game where both AFC West teams have a winning record.

Lee Davy brings you an update on Match Day 4 of the UEFA Champions League including a defeat for Barcelona, and another win for Arsenal.

We should have a fix on who the best teams in the NFL are. We don’t. Which is awesome because this is supposed to surprise us a little bit.

Conferences

MiGS 2016 is literally just around the corner and we at CalvinAyre.com will be in Malta next week to cover this established iGaming event.

Welcome to the CalvinAyre.com's featured conferences and events for the month of November, 2016.

Last week CalvinAyre.com joined iGaming operators, suppliers, affiliates and other professionals in Berlin while attending EiG & BAC 2016.

Operators, affiliates and affiliate programs from around the world returned to the Messe Berlin for the second day of BAC 2016.

Videos

Tony Tong of MGIA explains the how different the Macau junket is during the pre-Chinese government crackdown to the present day market.

Ed Pownall​ takes a closer look at the biggest stories in the gambling industry.

Carl Wahlin of Global Business Partners shares his view on how to lure new, tech-savvy gamblers while keeping the traditional, big players.

CA Rundown November 2

Here's the CalvinAyre.com​ news round up to bring you on top of industry news and trends this week.

Editorial

Becky Liggero talks about transitioning from sports to casino with one of iGaming’s most experienced affiliate managers, Anthony Hodgetts.

If you have any Macau stocks, it’s time to get out of them now and go to cash.

This week, we cover Kassouf's extraordinary exit hand at the WSOP, Kings striking a deal w/ WSOPE, and Hallaert signing a deal w/ 888Poker.

Last week CalvinAyre.com joined iGaming operators, suppliers, affiliates and other professionals in Berlin while attending EiG & BAC 2016.