RakeTech Group Gains Acquisition of Danish Betting Sites

RakeTech is a European iGaming network that has registered remarkable milestones for quite some time. Very recently, the system made a significant move when they purchased online subsidiary sites, Casinoguide.dk, Pokernet.dk, and Odds.dk. Although RakeTech decided not to disclose the amount at which they acquired the websites, it is known that early this year they […]
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Casino 36 Adds New Venue in Dudley

Castle Casino of Castle Hill is now being relocated to Dudley, in the West Midlands, UK gambling operator Casino 36 confirmed. This will be the second casino run by Casino 36 in the Midlands after the Casino 36 in Wolverhampton was completed last year. Casino 36 estimates that the new Castle Casino building will bring […]
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Irish Tax Changes

Ireland’s Finance Department has just launched a consultation with possible upcoming changes to the country’s gambling tax laws. According to Tax-News.com, this consultation will operate under the Tax Strategy Group Process and will thoroughly review the introduction of Ireland’s current duty plans to improve betting exchanges since 2015. Due to continue until June 19, this […]
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Tribal Casinos Competition

One would think that groups of people that had suffered centuries of persecution and discrimination would be natural allies. And in some cases perhaps they would be, but when it comes to the highly lucrative casino industry, all bets are off. The “sovereign nation” status of officially recognized “Indian” tribes in the United States has […]
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Poker Legislation

A recent bill wishing to regulate online casinos has just cleared a couple of top Pennsylvania Senate committees last Tuesday, placing it in the way of a potential full- Senate vote. Earlier forms of this legislation cleared the House last month as well, a crucial step in advancing the bill to where it now stands. […]
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Online poker and casino sites making a comeback?

The heyday of online casinos, in particular, online poker, generated billions of dollars in revenue in past years, such as 2.4 billion in 2005. After a lengthy decade of combating and regulating online poker through several government interventions, a few states have started to regain control of their own gambling activities and once the ball […]
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