Many new casinos are launching in 2020 and gambling is on the up-tick. According to a report made by The Starts Group itself, the company is generating 27% more of income in Q1 of 2020. In the report, The Stars Group claims they saw an increased customer activity across their online poker and casino products. In the second quarter, they got revenue that is at least 33% times higher as compared to the first quarter of 2020; on the same line, international revenues were 75% higher. According to bonusetu.com, they have been getting more requests to add new casinos to their site. Sites like AskGamblers have an ever growing list of new casinos listed including new ones like Betiton Casino, WooCasino and FlipperFlip.
On a report available at euronews.com, you can find a declaration made by the British MP and chair of the gambling-related harm parliamentary committee that represents the actual situation regarding online gambling: “more people are turning to online gambling, some out of boredom, some because they have a problem with gambling and they feel they need to go back to it, They’ve been driven by advertising and the temptation is just too much”.
According to SBCEVENTS, the number of visits to online resources (in general) has increased by 50-70%, also, the income generated by companies that provide such services increased around 5 times. In the case of online gambling, the reported traffic increased by around 10-15% (March 2020). The countries with the most favourable growth of gambling resources traffic are Italy, Spain, India, Philippines, Belarus, Georgia and the United States. Betblocker.org has seen an increase in more users downloading their app.
The only sector in online gaming that is hurting is sports but as of late May, more sports are starting back up again. Normally the summer is a slow month for betting on sport but this summer might be different as the NHL and NBA look to start their playoffs in June. Normally these 2 leagues are wrapping up in the first week of June but this summer will be totally different. Otherwise online casinos are sprouting up quickly and many casino affiliate sites are constantly adding new casinos.