GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
November 2012
The 7th edition of the Global Gambling Report – Against The Odds includes the following new features and updates

• Full global gambling appendices for 2009 and 2010 

• Updated gambling forecasts until 2015
• A new “at a glance” spreadsheet” of operators by category for each jurisdiction 
• Gambling spend per capita for 2010 
• More photos of gambling outlets and venues
The report includes company summaries for the likes of: Camelot (UK), Churchill Downs (US), Codere (Spain/Latin America), Las Vegas Sands (US), OPAP (Greece), SJM Holdings (Macau), amongst others. 
Updates include: 
Asia
China: Shanghai police close internet gambling syndicate; sales of Lucky Racing game
Kazakhstan: closure of illegal casinos
South Korea: details of Incheon gaming resort to rival Macau
Vietnam: update on Pinnacle’s Ho Tram casino resort 
Latin America
Argentina: Codere aims to extend licences for 15 years in Buenos Aires
Chile: SCJ issues invitation to investors for new casino permit
Uruguay: Caesars sells part of Uruguay operations to Enjoy SA
  
Europe
Alderney: former licencee Full Tilt Poker relaunches
Bosnia and Herzegovina: details of new law
Bulgaria: 2011 and 2012 data added for betting, casinos, gaming machines, bingo
Estonia: company report on Olympic group updated
France: Q3 2012 internet gambling data, proposal for winnings tax, 2011 casino figures added
Greece: the European Commission approves 35,000 VLT licences for OPAP
Ireland: Qlot appointed as co-advisers to An Post in lottery bid
Italy: internet gambling data for July and August 2012, Cogetech sponsorship of AC Milan
Netherlands: privatisation of Holland Casino and proposed regulation of internet gambling
Switzerland: opening of Swiss Casino Zurich



North America
Canada: single-event sports betting proposal heads to full Senate
Saskatchewan: internet gambling not permitted
California: Sportech contract extended by 3 years
Maryland: gambling expansion proposal passes referendum vote, 2011 betting figures added
Massachusetts: Scientific Games remains instants vendor
North Carolina: 2012 audited lottery figures
Rhode Island: voters approve casino gaming in Rhode Island
Texas: Churchill Downs sues Commission for banning ADW via the internet
Washington: Federal government backs Cowlitz casino
Wisconsin: Potawatomi Bingo Casino to add new hotel