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Greek Analysts Herald ‘New Era’ For OPAP 20 Sep, 2013

Analysts at the Investment Bank of Greece have upgraded their rating on OPAP’s share price to “buy” in anticipation of a favourable decision over the Greek betting and lottery giant’s land-based monopoly next month.

Paddy Power Primed To Ride Italian Growth, Say Analysts 18 Sep, 2013

Analysts at Irish brokerage Goodbody believe that Paddy Power is well-placed to take advantage of Italy’s recently-introduced Palinsesto Supplementare, which is expected to significantly increase the number of sports betting events and markets offered by operators.

IFHA Members See Betting Turnover Near €100bn 17 Sep, 2013

New figures published by the International Federation of Horseracing Authorities (IFHA) indicate that global horserace betting turnover increased by around 2 percent in 2012, with Japan and Hong Kong the standout performers in absolute growth terms.

Ascendant New York Market Approaches $2bn Mark 16 Sep, 2013

Figures collated by GamblingData indicate that New York now houses two of the three most lucrative U.S. commercial gaming properties outside of Nevada and is set to become the country’s seventh $2bn casino state by 2014.

Borgata’s Summer Strength Drives Boyd Upgrades 13 Sep, 2013

Analysts at Union Gaming have upgraded their third quarter revenue and EBITDA estimates for Boyd Gaming after the operator’s 50 percent-owned Borgata property rose above an on-going malaise in Atlantic City to deliver consecutive months of double-digit growth.

Morgan Stanley Questions Wisdom Of Bwin.Party Merger 12 Sep, 2013

Having downgraded their rating on Bwin.Party shares to ‘equal-weight’, analysts at Morgan Stanley wrote last week that there are “strong indications” that the firm’s 2011 merger has failed.

Hungary’s SzRT Outperforms CEE Peers On Sales Per Capita 06 Sep, 2013

Hungary’s state gambling operator Szerencsejáték Zrt. (SzRT) registered 17.9 percent year-on-year growth in total sales to HUF 212.8bn (€705m) in 2012, topping a sample of eight Central and Eastern European lotteries assessed by GamblingData in terms of sales per capita.

Sports Betting Outpaces Traditional Gaming In Nevada 04 Sep, 2013

Ahead of the start of the National Football League (NFL) regular season on Thursday, GamblingData takes a look at the recent wagering trends exhibited in Nevada, the centre of U.S. sports betting.

Macau Increases Dominance In Elite Casino Comparison 29 Aug, 2013

GamblingData estimates that consolidated adjusted EBITDA across the world’s 16 most profitable casinos grew 13.5 percent to over $6bn in the first half of 2013, after a blockbuster start to the year in Macau more than made up for declines elsewhere in Asia-Pacific.

Slovakia’s Tipos Sees Online Growth Return 27 Aug, 2013

While sales of its core number lottery games fell for the third consecutive year, Slovakian state lottery operator Tipos enjoyed double-digit growth in revenue from internet games in 2012, driven by upside in online roulette.