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Producer, KNPR Las Vegas
As seen in:  Las Vegas Business Press

U.S. Editor with GamblingCompliance in Washington, D.C.

GamblingCompliance: Nevada Invites Businesses, Investors To Bet On Sports — 13TH APR 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Sports betting is a $4bn annual business in Nevada, but a change in state law has opened up a whole new range of opportunities for sportsbooks to increase their business by allowing wagers from out of state investors. Call it mutual funds for sports bettors.

GamblingCompliance: The Curious State Of U.S. Online Gambling — 19TH APR 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Legal online gambling in the U.S. has produced little in the way of tax revenues over the last three years since Nevada, Delaware and New Jersey introduced well regulated markets that attracted companies offering everything from online slot machines to poker and blackjack.

GamblingCompliance: California To Weigh Latest Bill To Legalize Online Poker — 22ND APR 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY A coalition of tribal governments, card rooms and online operators will gather next week in Sacramento in support of Assembly Bill 2863, California's latest online poker bill, as further hearings begin on whether the nation's largest state will legalize Internet poker.

GamblingCompliance: Boyd Gaming Posts Q1 Profit, Buys Three Casinos — 27TH APR 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Boyd Gaming on Tuesday posted its seventh consecutive quarter of revenue growth, as the Las Vegas-based company continues to expand, spending $610m to acquire three local casinos which cater to residents of southern Nevada. Boyd expects those three investments - Aliante, Cannery and Eastside Cannery casinos - to add...

Record lending at Southern Nevada credit unions — Consumer and business loans issued by local credit unions hit a record in Southern Nevada, indicating consumers are willing to take on more debt, according to fourth quarter 2015 figures released by the Nevada Credit Union League.

A Guide to the Rebounding Commercial Real Estate Industry — Buying or leasing commercial real estate is a stressful and complex process that can be difficult for even the best of brokers in Nevada. What about for entrepreneurs or business executives whose areas of expertise may be in gaming or healthcare?

Ford looks to grow City National’s role — It's been about two months since Bruce Ford was promoted to regional banking president and regional manager for Core Banking in Nevada at City National Bank. The executive replaced John Wilcox, who retired after more than 30 years with the bank.

Compliance price tag for Nevada credit unions members: $77 each — Credit union executives in Nevada have long feared the cost of regulatory compliance would increase due to new rules that seek to better regulate the financial services industry. Those fears have come true, according to local credit union executives and a Credit Union National Association commissioned report from Cornerstone Advisors.

Amaya CEO Faces Charges Of Insider Trading In PokerStars Deal — The Quebec securities regulator has filed insider trading charges against the CEO of Amaya, following an investigation that was launched ahead of the online gambling company's C$4.9bn (US$3.8bn) acquisition of PokerStars owner Oldford Group.

Technology top of mind for B of A’s new leader — Al Welch, a veteran Bank of America executive, moved to Las Vegas in 2007, just before the recession severely damaged every aspect of the local economy, including the housing, gaming and construction industries. Bank of America recruited Welch for its management training program in 1989 as he was completing graduate school at Texas A&M.
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Apr 30, 2016

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Apr 30, 2016

Spending the day wondering around Old Town Alexandria. — eating lunch at Joe Theismann's Restaurant

Apr 29, 2016

Fields announced for basketball tournaments at The Orleans via @reviewjournal

Apr 29, 2016

Supporters of legislation to reform horse racing regulations speak out… via @DRFInsidePost

Apr 28, 2016

RT @MattGajtka: In fact, do yourself a favor, skip ESPN, and just check in with @Mackey_PGH with all the #Steelers news. He'll have what you need to know.

Apr 28, 2016

RT @MassGamingComm: Commission denies commercial license to MG&E by a 4-1 vote. #mac#macasinosg#RegionC

Apr 28, 2016

Adelson News Editor to staff: I'm the boss, and if you don't like it, see ya | Ralston Reports via @RalstonReports

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