White Hat Studios to Go Live in Michigan in Coming Months After BetParx AgreementBy: Jessica Aletor
White Hat Studios has partnered with BetParx to offer its games in Michigan, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania. BetMGM emerges as the highest-earning iGaming brand in the USA, with $944 million in net revenue in H1 2023 and projected to reach $2 billion in annual revenue by year-end.
Michigan Tribal Casinos Contribute to Record Breaking National Indian Gaming RevenueBy: Jessica Aletor
The National Indian Gaming Commission has reported that Michigan and five other states in the St. Paul region contributed $4.95 billion to the US Indian gaming industry's record-breaking $40.9 billion gross revenue in 2022.
Michigan Gambling Industry Receives Big Boost with Board Member AllowancesBy: Jessica Aletor
The newly passed $50.7 million budget for the Michigan Gaming Control Board has heralded a huge boost for the regulator as volunteer board members will now be paid from an allocation of $63,000 to incentivize their work.
4ThePlayer Becomes Latest Fully Licensed Internet Gaming Provider in MichiganBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board has upgraded the provisional license it granted 4ThePlayer to a full license. This approval now allows Michigan online casino licensees to offer 4ThePlayer’s games on their respective platforms.
Opponents of New Northville Downs Location Continue Push Back Against StakeholdersBy: Jessica Aletor
Since the beginning of the year, Michigan local authorities have proposed the relocation of the Northville Downs racetrack to Plymouth Township. However, this plan has since been met with criticism from residents of the Township and other stakeholders.
Barstool Online Sportsbook and Casino Launches Upgrade to Gambling PlatformBy: Jessica Aletor
Barstool recently completed a 72-hour scheduled maintenance and downtime on both its online sportsbook and casino, as it migrated to its in-house proprietary platform and introduced updates to its login interface, games, and bonus cash options.
Aristocrat Gaming and PokerStars Record Massive Revenue Growth in First Half of 2023By: Jessica Aletor
Aristocrat emerged one of the biggest earners from the first half of 2023 after it saw profits of over 17% from its North American operations alone. In like fashion, interstate poker propelled PokerStars to a flying start in 2023.
Michigan Legislature Includes $50 Million Funding to MGCB in 2024 BudgetBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board is set to receive a revenue allocation of $50.7 million for the 2024 fiscal year, including an additional allocated budget of $4.2 million that is to be spent on staff payment, payments infrastructure and compensation for board members.
Michigan Authorities Seize Alleged Illegal Gambling Machine in BellevilleBy: Jessica Aletor
The Michigan Gaming Control Board, in collaboration with the Michigan Department of Attorney General, state investigators and the Belleville police department have seized an alleged illegal gambling machine from a Sunoco gas station in Belleville.
May Finishes in All-Time Monthly Revenue Top Five for Michigan Online CasinosBy: Jessica Aletor
Michigan online casinos posted $150.6 million in May 2023. This revenue emerged in the lifetime top five for Michigan iGaming sites. Michigan casinos are also en route to generate up to $1 billion in tax revenue this year.