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Data driven From the traditional betting habits of Europe to the expanses of Asia, data analytics firm BettorLogic is showing how the correct use of data can provide benefits to sportsbook operators and customers alike. By Ben Blaschke   One of the enormous challenges facing sportsbook operators today is st...
Friday, 29 December 2017 02:46

The rise of Chinese technology and the US response In his latest column for Inside Asian Gaming, Dr Peter T Treadway explores the rise of Chinese technology and its long-term implications By Dr Peter T Treadway Professor, author and financial advisor, Dr Peter T Treadway is currently principal of Historical Analytics LLC, a consulting firm with ...
Friday, 29 December 2017 02:29

Separation and instability in the EU In his latest column for IAG, Dr Brian To considers the potential impact of recent moves for independence within the European Union. By Professor Dr Brian To Professor Dr Brian To is a global strategist and senior practice professor with over six advanced degrees in business, management, policy,...
Friday, 29 December 2017 02:26

Aristocrat’s European vacation Aristocrat will be showcasing some of its strongest performing Asian concepts at this year’s ICE Totally Gaming trade show in London. Aristocrat is taking some of its best performing Asian titles to Europe, with the recently released Dragon Link to make its debut at ICE in London from 6 to 8 Febr...
Friday, 29 December 2017 02:22

Mission: Macau IGT is confident its new range of titles developed specifically for Asia will make a major impact when deployed in Macau next year. Global gaming manufacturer IGT is preparing to deploy its first trial units of a number of new slot machines games onto Macau’s casino floors in early 2018 after a s...
Friday, 29 December 2017 02:13

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Meet the Selection Panel Andrew W Scott CEOInside Asian Gaming Inside Asian Gaming’s CEO first entered a casino in 1986, fell in love with the surrounds and has been around them ever since. Andrew founded World Gaming Group and launched WGM in 2009, took over IAG in 2015, debuted a third magazine called High Life in ...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 19:28

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Ten Years On A decade of making the Asian Gaming Power 50 By Andrew W ScottIAG Asian Gaming Power 50 selection panel Chairman EVERY year for the last decade, Inside Asian Gaming has completed a task that is fascinating, exhilarating, intellectually stimulating and industry-defining whilst simultaneously bei...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 19:12

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 19 - James Murren 19 James Murren CHAIRPERSON AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTORMGM China Holdings POWER SCORE1,165 LAST YEAR12 CLAIMS TO FAME • Chairman of the world’s second largest casino company • Credited with keeping MGM Resorts afloat during the GFC If the strong domestic results achieved by MGM China’s pa...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 14:44

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 18 - Chen Lip Keong 18 Chen Lip Keong CEO AND EXECUTIVE DIRECTORNagaCorp POWER SCORE1,234 LAST YEAR20 CLAIMS TO FAME • Casino monopoly within 200 kilometers of Phnom Penh runs to 2035, license to 2065. • Owns 65% of first gaming company ever listed in Hong Kong • NagaWorld extension Naga2 debuted in Novemb...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 14:39

2017 Inside Asian Gaming Power 50: Number 17 - Han Chang-woo 17 Han Chang-woo CHAIRMAN AND CEOMaruhan Group POWER SCORE1,292 LAST YEAR19 CLAIMS TO FAME • Top moneymaker in Japan’s estimated US$30 billion pachinko market • Company celebrated 60th anniversary in May, all under Mr Han’s leadership   Pachinko may be dying, but Japan’s unique p...
Tuesday, 05 December 2017 14:35

Current Issue

OZ VIP: A new dawn

OZ VIP: A new dawn It has taken just 12 months for Australia’s VIP turnover to rebound following the arrests of 19 Crown Resorts employees in China in October 2016, but the balance of power between Australian operators has shifted dramatically in the process. By Ben Blaschke   Just 12 months after the release of... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:32

Waiting for Garapan

Waiting for Garapan Imperial Pacific says it will miss another deadline for completing its Saipan casino hotel, and there’s no consensus on a completion date. Meanwhile, VIP roll and trade receivable numbers soar. By Muhammad Cohen   Imperial Pacific International continues to excel at manythings. Its monopoly ca... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:27

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future

License to thrill: How casino re-tendering will shape Macau’s future Professor Glenn McCartney takes a look at the impending Macau casino re-tendering process and why the government’s criteria for issuing licenses will shape the city’s tourism future. By Professor Glenn McCartney   Macau’s casino concession and sub-concession contracts will all end in a few... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:21

Making live online gaming a reality

Making live online gaming a reality Latency has long been the ultimate challenge for online gaming operators in their quest to provide a quality product, but a new open framework technology could prove to be a game-changer. By Jaheer Abbas | Senior Director, SEA & India at Limelight Networks   It’s hard to imagine that onlin... Sunday, 29 July 2018 22:09