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17th May 2019

NH sports betting bill headed to Senate Finance Committee

The New Hampshire Senate Ways and Means Committee has approved an amended bill to legalize sports betting, with the legislation now passing to the Finance…

17th May 2019

Mississippi sports betting revenue plummets in April

Mississippi has seen revenue from its legal sports market plummet in April, with basketball remaining the most popular sport for wagering.  Amounts wagered across all…

16th May 2019

Parx leads the way in Pennsylvania sports betting market in April

Pennsylvania has reported a 23.5% decline in sports betting revenue for April, with a weaker month for Rush Street’s Rivers and SugarHouse venues allowing Parx…

16th May 2019

Genius Sports hires former pro to oversee global basketball strategy

Sports data and betting solutions specialist Genius Sports has hired former professional basketball player Romain Vez to manage and expand its partnerships with teams and…

16th May 2019

Delaware sports betting and igaming revenue down in April

Delaware has revealed a month-on-month decline in sports betting revenue for April, while online gaming revenue also fell to a yearly low during the month.…

15th May 2019

Reflections, data and royalties on first day of ICE Vox North America

The first day of ICE Vox North America took place exactly one year after the Supreme Court struck down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection…

15th May 2019

Sky Bet and BetEasy push revenue up at Stars Group in Q1

The Stars Group (TSG) has put a 47.7% year-on-year increase in revenue during the first quarter primarily down to the continuing impact of acquired assets…

15th May 2019

William Hill hit by online and retail struggles

William Hill has reported a 2% increase in revenue for the first 17 weeks of the year, despite suffering a like-for-like drop in revenue for…

14th May 2019

NJ revenue up 24% in April

New Jersey gaming revenue was up 23.8% year-on-year to $265.4m in April, driven by increases across all segments with the exception of online poker.

14th May 2019

Caesars seals sports betting content deal with ESPN

US casino giant Caesars Entertainment has joined forces with sports television network ESPN for an initiative to bring sports betting news and content to fans…

14th May 2019

AGA introduces marketing code for sports betting

As the number of states legalising sports betting gathers pace, the American Gaming Association (AGA) has issued a code of conduct its members have pledged…

14th May 2019

NY sports betting bill edges forward to Senate Finance Committee

The New York Senate Racing, Gaming and Wagering Committee has unanimously voted to advance a bill that would legalise in-person and mobile sports betting in…

14th May 2019

Iowa Governor signs sports betting bill into law

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds has signed off on a bill that legalises sports betting in the US state. Senate File 617, which passed the Iowa…

13th May 2019

GAN appoints new CFO as it prepares for US expansion

London-listed GAN has announced the appointment of a new chief financial officer as the software supplier prepares for an imminent launch in a second, possibly…

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