Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The past five years for the Global Casinos and Online Gambling industry has brought a major shift in the industry's key markets. More specifically, the five-year period has signaled a shift of revenue growth from the United States toward Asia. While new markets in the United States are opening up as state governments look for more sources of revenue, the shift in revenue toward Asian markets has increasingly gained permanency for industry operators. Going forward, industry performance is expected to accelerate just slightly over the next five years. Economic volatility in China is expected to continue to hamper industry revenue growth... read more
Conventional casino gaming services
Table and gaming machine gambling at licensed land-based casinos generate the bulk of industry revenue. This segment of the industry is currently undergoing significant growth, and consequently is driving the majority of industry growth. This is due to a number of factors, including the increasing deregulation of foreign investment and ownership limits on casinos across a number of countries. Significant growth also stems from government attempts to raise revenue from gaming by legalizing casinos and controlling illegal gambling.
Countries that formerly banned gaming, including China, Taiwan and Singapore, are now legislating for and introducing casinos in some areas... read more