Quick update on the iGaming industry

    Published in: Latest Intelligence Here are some of the highlights from the three-day conference iGaming Asia, which covered everything from social gaming to Asian operator strategies to operational issues involved in doing business in Asia: SocialThe social gambling market is forecast to be worth $7 billion by 2015 according to the Morgan Stanley Blue Paper “Social Gamblng: Click Here To Play” and of the markets most likely to grow, Asia is the most lucrative and scalable. Did you know that the city with the most number of Facebook users is Bangkok, with Jakarta being the second? Industry leaders argue that the look and feel of the game is more important than how the game is played for Asian audiences and that users like to be able to display their prowess, especially in rural towns where, with limited ways to spend their money, buying virtual items is a way to show off...

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