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Chris Sieroty

Washington, DC
Producer, KNPR Las Vegas

U.S. Editor with GamblingCompliance in Washington, D.C. Opinions are my own.

KNPR’s State of Nevada – Gaming Companies Look Toward The Future At The Global Gaming Expo | Chris Sieroty on — Here is a link to my apperance on KNPR's State of Nevada program talking about what was new at Global Gaming Expo: The Global Gaming Expo is taking place this week. It's sort of like a trade show for the gaming industry. They are taking in the latest technology for slots machines and table games....

GamblingCompliance: Nevada’s Mesquite Gaming Seeks Stricter AML Reporting For Sportsbooks | Chris Sieroty on — 6TH OCT 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY The Nevada Gaming Control Board on Thursday will consider a petition filed by a small Nevada gaming company that seeks to have regulators tighten reporting requirements for cash payouts at satellite sportsbooks across the state. The three-member control board will consider Mesquite Gaming's petition to amend Nevada...

Tips for choosing the right bank for your small business — Choosing a bank or even making a decision to leave your financial institution involves more than deciding where to open a new account. Bankers and analysts interviewed by the Las Vegas Business Press say before making that decision you need to understand what services you require and how much they cost.

PaymentsCompliance: Data Protection In A ‘Post-Dwolla’ World: Industry Told To Up Standards | Chris Sieroty on — 20TH SEP 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY IN WASHINGTON, D.C. U.S. financial institutions that are well prepared for a cyber-attack could save millions of dollars if a breach occurs, legal experts have said, in an increasingly hostile regulatory environment. Courtney Stout, an attorney at Davis Wright Tremaine law firm, told last week's Emerging Payment...

PaymentsCompliance: U.S. Money Transmission: Stitching Together The Patchwork Of State Regulations | Chris Sieroty on — 16TH SEP 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY IN WASHINGTON, D.C. Three years ago, Illinois told eight start-up financial companies to stop doing business in the state, arguing the companies were engaged in money transmission and so required a license. Today, Square, a payments company with a card-reader that plugs into a tablet or smart...

GamblingCompliance: Nevada’s USFantasy Eyes Pennsylvania For Potential Expansion | Chris Sieroty on — 7TH SEP 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY Nevada's first licensed fantasy sports operator will launch its contests at about a dozen casinos on Thursday just in time for the start of a new NFL season, before expanding into a total of 49 casinos by week three, the company confirmed Tuesday.

Las Vegas ranked in top 20 of secondary CRE markets — Watch out Los Angeles and San Francisco. Both may be top-tier real estate markets, but other cities, including Las Vegas and Henderson, are attracting investors looking to capitalize on secondary markets whose economies were slower to rebound from the recession.

Nevada banks’ asset quality shows improvement — The asset quality for Nevada's locally chartered banks continued to improve in the first quarter of 2016, according to data released by a federal agency. As of March 30, 0.78 percent of the banks' loans were past due or in nonaccrual status, compared with 1.50 percent in the first quarter of 2015, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp.

PaymentsCompliance: California’s Digital Currency Bill Shelved Until 2017 | Chris Sieroty on — 18TH AUG 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY California's legislature has shelved proposals to introduce new regulations for virtual currency businesses, the bill's author told PaymentsCompliance in a statement. Reintroduced earlier this month, Assembly Bill 1326, or the California Bitcoin license bill, has been referred back to the Senate's Rules Committee and the Assembly's Committee...

GAMBLINGCOMPLIANCE: Nevada’s USFantasy Could Become A DFS Model — 8TH AUG 2016 | WRITTEN BY: CHRIS SIEROTY USFantasy Sports will begin providing daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests to approximately 60 locations throughout Nevada later this month, but the company's founder expects his business to quickly expand beyond the state's borders. The launch of the Las Vegas-based DFS company, whose games are based on a...
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