LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - November 4, 2009) - Spectrum Gaming Group will sponsor the all-new Global Markets Forum at the Global Gaming Expo, November 17-19. Global Markets Forum is a dedicated conference track, held as part of the three-day conference, which will provide gaming professionals with the latest information about the legal status, regulatory oversight, tax implications and operational intricacies of all existing and emerging jurisdictions. It delves into topics such as:

--  International Technical Standards: A Possibility or Pipe Dream?
--  Slinging Singapore: Update and Impact on Other Asian Gaming Venues
--  Global Development Opportunities: An In-Depth Workshop
--  SIGNATURE SERIES: World Market: Shaping Your Casino to Succeed in
    Today's Economy
--  Asia and Beyond: Catering to the International Premium Player

Spectrum Managing Director Fredric Gushin noted that, "we are pleased to be supporting G2E again this year and our sponsorship of the Global Markets Forum reflects the continuing growth of the international components of our business."

In addition, Spectrum's flagship publication, Gaming Industry Observer, an award-winning newsletter devoted to tracking trends in the global casino industry, unveils its Asia edition this month. Gaming Industry Observer Asia analyzes trends and critical issues in the rapidly expanding markets from Japan to Macau to India.

"Spectrum and our sister company, Spectrum OSO Asia, have an extraordinary breadth of experience throughout Asia, and we take great pride in spotting and analyzing trends there before others see them," said Spectrum Managing Director and GIO Publisher Michael Pollock.

Spectrum executives will be moderating and speaking on several panels at G2E. All G2E attendees are invited to stop by the Spectrum booth, No. 527. For more information about G2E or to register, visit

Spectrum Gaming Group has established itself as the world's foremost gaming-specific research and professional services firm, serving public- and private-sector clients worldwide. For more information, call 1-609-926-5100 or visit