GBGC Global Gambling Report Updates
The 8th edition of the Global Gambling Report – Raising The Stakes includes the following new features and updates

• Full global gambling appendices for 2011 (sequence now runs from 2007 to 2011) 

• Updated gambling forecasts until 2017 
• Key Markets Database with data from 2001 to 2017f (in local currency and US$) 
• A new “at a glance” spreadsheet” of operators by category for each jurisdiction 
• Gambling spend per capita 
• More photos of gambling outlets and venues
The report includes company summaries for the likes of: Camelot (UK), Ladbrokes (UK), William Hill (UK), Churchill Downs (US), Codere (Spain/Latin America), Las Vegas Sands (US), OPAP (Greece), SJM Holdings (Macau), amongst others.

Updates include:
Ongoing updates to the country summary data – incorporating the latest population estimates and economic performance 

Asia 
China: the IPO of lottery agent 500.com; Cantor Gaming opens a lottery club 
Japan: new football matches for the BIG lotto
Macau: gaming tax and government budget 
Malaysia: government budget and a possible increase in gaming taxes 
Singapore: developments on plans for internet gambling regulation 
Sri Lanka: news on the proposed casino resort investments
  

Europe 
Cyprus: new licence holder might get a temporary licence 
Germany: issuing of sports betting licences 
Gibraltar: updated list of licence holders 
Isle of Man: updated list of licence holders
Italy: updates on the machine fines for operators; new range of sports bets permitted; possible plan to licence software suppliers 
Poland: lotteries to go online; Totolotek begins offering internet betting 
Russia: further raids on illegal gambling; Altai grand casino plans 
Spain: internet gambling data added for the third quarter of 2013 in Spain 
Turkey: lottery privatisation plan returns; Intralot takes stake in lottery agent Bilyoner 
UK: the agreement of the 53rd Levy; Gala casino sale; review of gaming machines’ stakes and prizes
  

Latin America 
Colombia: Sun International’s plans in the region 
Panama: Sun International’s plans in the region
  

Africa 
South Africa: 2013 data by province for betting, casino, gaming machines, and bingo
  

North America 
US Intro: updated with 2012 and 2013 data where published 
Alabama: Wetumpka casino to open in mid-December 
Arizona: Internet cafe raid in Flagstaff 
Kentucky: preliminary lottery data added for 2013; keno launched 
Delaware: revised 2012 data for sports lottery, casino and lottery; 2013 data added 
Minnesota: 2012 data added for racing and card rooms; 2013 preliminary lottery data 
Montana: Montana Expo Park holds live racing after 2 inactive years, similar plan for 2014 
New Jersey: internet gambling goes live in the state of New Jersey 
Native American gaming updates for: California, Alaska, Michigan, Arizona, Wisconsin et al.