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21st September 2021

MGM to fight for BetMGM amid DraftKings-Entain merger talks

MGM Resorts International says it has no intention of selling its stake in BetMGM, as joint venture partner Entain is courted by DraftKings. Entain –…

21st September 2021

Entain confirms takeover proposal from DraftKings

Entain has confirmed that it has received a takeover proposal from US betting giant DraftKings. However it said there was “no certainty” that a firm…

21st September 2021

Rush Street appoints Tammi Barlow as director of CSR

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has announced the appointment of Tammi Barlow to the role of director of corporate social responsibility. Barlow has 10 years of…

21st September 2021

GNOG adds Genius Sports data services

Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) has become the latest North American operator to partner with Genius Sports and gain access to its suite of data…

21st September 2021

Boom Entertainment closes on real-money entry after $15m funding round

Boom Entertainment will accelerate its expansion into real-money products after closing a $15m funding round that included Sands Capital, Robert Kraft and leading gambling operators.…

21st September 2021

Tipico enters partnership with TVM Dooh for bar screen integrations

Sportsbook operator Tipico has entered into a partnership with display screen provider TVM Dooh that will see its odds and content appear on screens in…

21st September 2021

Michael Jordan to take on new advisory role at Sportradar

Sports betting provider Sportradar has announced that basketball icon Michael Jordan will serve as a special advisor to the company’s board of directors, while he…

21st September 2021

Loto-Québec boosted by lottery gains in Q1

Loto-Québec generated impressive lottery growth as the Canadian province’s gambling monopoly celebrated the reopening of venues in the first quarter of the financial year, ended…

21st September 2021

FSB expands to South Dakota with AG Trucano sports betting deal

Sports betting and online gaming provider FSB has announced a sports wagering agreement with slot machine operator AG Trucano (AGT), which will see FSB’s self-service…

21st September 2021

PointsBet selects Gamble as vice president of creative

Online gaming operator PointsBet has announced the appointment of Jeff Gamble as the company’s new vice president of creative.  Gamble helped launch the brand of…

20th September 2021

Pennsylvania gaming revenue rises in August, though sports betting dips

The state of Pennsylvania has recorded total gaming revenue figures of $408.1m for August, representing a 31.3% increase from the same period last year.  Retail…

20th September 2021

AGA survey shows Americans are increasingly favorable towards gambling

New research shows that almost three-quarters of Americans back legalized sports betting in their state. A study commissioned by the American Gaming Association (AGA) shows…

20th September 2021

New York Jets joins AGA responsible betting campaign

NFL team the New York Jets has joined the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) “Have a Game Plan, Bet Responsibly” campaign. The announcement came just ahead…

20th September 2021

Rush Street Interactive lands jai-alai betting deal

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has been announced as the official betting partner of Magic City Jai-Alai, which will see the operator become the first to…

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