MGM Resorts International announced Wednesday it will launch a casino that is online poker web site into the New Jersey market under the playMGM brand.
As New Jersey's on line gambling market goes from energy to strength, MGM is set to launch its playMGM real-money platform in hawaii later on in 2010.
The casino giant said it had entered into an agreement with UK-listed GVC, which will offer the software for the platform. No time that is specific has been set for the launch, other than that it is due to occur 'this year.'
It represents MGM's first foray into real-money online gaming under its own brand name, though, as owner associated with the Borgata, it is providing casino that is online poker with GVC via theborgata.com.
MGM had not been a player in Atlantic City when nj-new Jersey legalized and regulated online gambling in belated 2013.
Although it had been a joint-owner of the Borgata, with Boyd Gaming, it had opted to provide up its license in Atlantic City following the nj-new jersey raised issues about the company's partnership with Pansy Ho in the MGM Grand Macau, whose father the regulator suspected of having links to your Triads.
Borgata Buy Paved the Means For MGM
This year, the DGE ordered MGM to 'disengage itself from any business relationship' with Ho, prompting the casino group to disengage itself from New Jersey rather.
Its try to look for a buyer for its 50 percent stake in the Borgata p