New Jersey has revealed that development inside the US state’s online gaming marketplace led to a rise in total casino win in October.
Web gaming win amounted to €20.6m (17.5m) last month, up 23.4% on the $16.7m posted in October 2016.
Although casino win was down 0.3% year-on-year to $185.8m, the performance from the New Jersey on-line gambling sector in October helped to push total casino win up 1.7% to $206.4m.
Slot machines remain the primary supply of income for land-based casinos, using the $135.3m generated in income 1.1% more than in October of final year, although casinos did note a decline in table games income, down 3.7% to €50.5m.
For the year-to-date, via towards the finish of October, internet gaming win came in at $204.2m, some 26.7% more than within the corresponding period last year.
New Jersey casino win was also slightly up to $2.04bn, with total gaming win within the state for the 10 months to October 31 amounted to $2.25bn, up 2.2% around the previous year.
The online gambling marketplace in New Jersey could additional expand following the state final month entered into an interstate compact with Delaware and Nevada to begin sharing on-line poker player pools.
Delaware and Nevada currently have a deal in location to share player pools, but the new agreement will open the door for punters in New Jersey to also take component.