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28th September 2022

Elys granted approval for DC nightclub sportsbook

Gaming technology provider Elys Game Technology has been granted approval by Washington DC local government for a white-label joint venture with the Ozio Lounge, a…

27th September 2022

Bally’s moves onto Las Vegas Strip as Tropicana acquisition closes

Gaming operator Bally’s Corporation has completed its $148m (£137.4/ €153.8) acquisition of the Tropicana Las Vegas Hotel and Casino from Gaming & Leisure Properties (GLPI)…

27th September 2022

Churchill Downs completes $79.0m purchase of Kentucky’s Ellis Park

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has completed its previously announced acquisition of the Ellis Park racetrack and gaming facility in Kentucky for a total consideration of…

27th September 2022

Kings Entertainment secures SEC approval for Bet99 combination

Kings Entertainment Group has received conditional approval from the Canadian Securities Exchange (CSE) to proceed with its proposed business combination with Sports Venture Holdings (SVH),…

26th September 2022

Maryland aims to speed up online betting licensing with rolling approvals

The Maryland Sports Wagering Application Review Commission (SWARC) has agreed to award licenses for mobile sports betting on a rolling basis, in an effort to…

26th September 2022

FSB secures license approval in Nevada

B2B sports betting service provider FSB has secured licensing approval from the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB). The new manufacturers and information service provider license…

23rd September 2022

Nevada regulator fines Caesars-owned William Hill US $100,000

The Nevada Gaming Commission has officially issued a $100,000 fine to Caesars subsidiary William Hill US as part of a settlement against the operator. Michael…

23rd September 2022

DC sports betting bounces back in August as handle reaches $13.1m

Washington DC recorded its first month-on-month rise in sports wagering handle for two months in August, while gross gaming revenue also increased. Player spending for…

23rd September 2022

PointsBet launches in Louisiana with Penn National Gaming

Online gambling operator PointsBet Holdings has launched online sports betting in the US state of Louisiana via its partnership with Penn National Gaming (PNG). PointsBet’s…

23rd September 2022

Mississippi player spending reaches $21.2m in August

Consumers in Mississippi spent $21.2m wagering on sports in August, halting a four-month consecutive decline in the US state. Sports betting handle for the month…

23rd September 2022

Online operators collaborate to set US responsible gaming standards

A group of major online gambling operators have linked up to agree the first, industry-led responsible gaming standards to better protect players from related harm…

22nd September 2022

BetMGM partners NBC Sports for NFL betting integrations

Sports betting and igaming operator BetMGM has agreed a deal with NBC Sports for weekly wagering integrations during the broadcaster’s coverage of National Football League…

22nd September 2022

Pennsylvania regulator issues $280,825 in fines to two casinos

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has issued $280,825 worth of fines to two land-based casino operators having deemed they breached state laws. Mount Airy…

22nd September 2022

Michigan online sports betting and igaming revenue rises in August

Combined online gambling and internet sports betting revenue in Michigan increased 37.0% year-on-year to $154.9m during August, according to the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB).…

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