The North American lottery and sports betting industries, and the gaming industry in general, have been heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. The sector is navigating through this widespread impact on lottery and sports betting sales and the closure of casinos, gaming halls, clubs, restaurants, and other venues offering VLTs, EGMs, and similar products.
Clients are turning to Leger for accurate information and insights to understand the next normal and how governments and consumers will influence it. As the economy continues to rebuild, our experts will explore aspects and scenarios related to how each of the gaming industries can start to recover.
On October 21, 2020, we hosted a panel-style webinar with several special guests, moderated by iconic broadcast journalist and Chair of Global Public Affairs, Tom Clark. The discussion included topics such as projections for the future, the adaptation of traditional gaming, the survival of casinos and the impact that the slowdown in gaming will have on communities across the continent.