Delaware iGaming Lottery Revenues Nearly Double in July
The Delaware Lottery’s online gaming revenues nearly doubled in July 2016 when compared to the previous year. Delaware’s online poker and casino sites won $281,137. This was up 98 percent from July 2015.
Blackjack and roulette won a combined $86,513 last month, up 124% from July 2015. The internet table game hold was 2.8% in July.
Slots and video poker games, referred to as video lottery in the Delaware iGaming report, generated $160,878 in July, up 114% from the previous year. The internet video poker and slot hold was 4.5% in July.
Online table games and video lottery each posted the third highest revenue numbers since the Delaware Internet Lottery launched in November 2013.
Delaware online poker games raked $33,745 last month. That was up 20% over July 2015. Delaware’s online poker network shares liquidity with WSOP.com in Nevada.
The Delaware Lottery operates the regulated online gaming industry in the state. It is powered by 888. Delaware Park, Dover Downs and Harrington Raceway operate skins on the platform. The games include poker, blackjack, roulette, Jacks or Higher video poker and 16 video slot titles.
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