American Gaming Association News

5 Oct 2021
The AGA's newly launched Gaming CEO Outlook shows confidence in expanded industry growth, with almost half of AGA-member CEOs expecting improved business conditions into 2022.
29 Sep 2021
The inaugural edition features the GPWA's Gary Trask and the APCW's J. Todd discussing the upcoming gaming conferences, including the iGB events in Amsterdam and the Global Gaming Expo in Las Vegas.
23 Sep 2021
The partnership, announced as part of Responsible Gaming Education Week, will include Global Payments incorporating Have A Game Plan into its social media channels and customer-facing marketing.
20 Sep 2021
Research from the American Gaming Association shows that two-thirds of adults view the industry as a positive economic contributor and 73% support legalized sports betting in their state.
14 Sep 2021
The American Gaming Association announced the Gaming Hall of Fame classes of 2020 and 2021, recognizing leaders who have distinguished themselves through significant contributions to the gaming industry.
9 Sep 2021
Hard Rock International’s Jim Allen, MGM Resorts International’s Bill Hornbuckle, and Wynn Resort’s Matt Maddox will be welcomed to the keynote stage when G2E 2021 returns to Las Vegas from 4-7 October.
7 Sep 2021
A record 45.2 million Americans plan to wager on the 2021 National Football League season. Compared to last year, 36% more Americans will place a bet on the league’s games this season.
31 Aug 2021
The October gaming industry gathering in Las Vegas will require proof of COVID-19 vaccination in order to attend the 2021 show.
13 Aug 2021
This week, we have a U.S. gaming record that was broken in Q2 of this year and Canada announced when single-event sports betting will finally become available.
10 Aug 2021
With nearly $24.8 billion generated to date, 2021 is close to surpassing 2020 full-year revenue ($30 billion) and on track to overtake 2019 ($43.6 billion) as the highest-grossing year ever for commercial gaming revenue.
3 Aug 2021
The new AGA policy statement encourages streamlined requirements for national advertising campaigns, which would allow operators to improve disclaimer readability and better highlight problem gambling resources.
2 Aug 2021
The event, presented by the American Gaming Association and organized by Reed Exhibitions, returns to the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas from 4-7 October.
20 May 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic had a significant impact on the gaming industry in 2020, causing a 31% drop in commercial gaming revenue and a significant shakeup in the top 20 casino markets.
11 May 2021
U.S. commercial gaming revenue topped $11 billion in Q1 2021, matching Q3 2019 as the industry’s highest-grossing quarter ever.
19 Apr 2021
On Monday, the American Gaming Association released a white paper highlighting the dangers of unregulated, illegal gambling machines proliferating across the U.S.
6 Apr 2021
To highlight its support for the campaign, UFC will use its own in-venue, digital and broadcast assets to promote co-branded marketing materials with UFC themes to encourage responsible sports betting.