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20th April 2021

Michigan betting and igaming revenue grows to $127.4m in March

Online betting and gaming operators in Michigan brought in $127.4m in March, a 42.8% month-on-month increase in the second full month of online activity, thanks…

20th April 2021

Genius Sports to list on NYSE as $1.5bn dMY II merger closes

Sports data technology company Genius Sports Group (GSG) has announced the completion of its anticipated business combination with special acquisition company (SPAC) dMY Technology Group…

20th April 2021

BetMGM to integrate with GameSense responsible gambling program

BetMGM is to integrate into GameSense, the responsible gambling program licensed to land-based casino operator MGM Resorts International, which owns 50% of BetMGM. Licensed to…

20th April 2021

Tulalip Tribes strike deal with regulator to bring sports betting to Washington

The Washington State Gambling Commission and the Tulalip Tribes of Washington have reached an agreement allowing sports betting in person at the Tribes’ casinos, or…

20th April 2021

Mississippi sports betting revenue rockets 707.4% YoY in March

The Mississippi Gaming Commission has reported a 707.4% year-on-year increase in sports betting revenue in March, with players having spent 372.0% more on wagering during…

20th April 2021

Caesars signs CBS Sports as TV partner for World Series of Poker

Caesars Entertainment has agreed a deal for CBS Sports Network to become the exclusive US television partner for its World Series of Poker (WSOP) property.…

20th April 2021

Caesars’ William Hill acquisition to close on 22 April after High Court approval

Caesars Entertainment’s acquisition of British operator William Hill is set to close on Thursday (22 April) after the High Court of Justice in England and…

20th April 2021

Betsson acquires Strive Platform stake to support North American expansion

Betsson has acquired a 35% stake in TG Lab’s Strive Platform for $6.5m (£4.7m/€5.4m), in a strategic venture aimed at supporting its expansion plans in the…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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20th April 2021

New York set for mobile betting as Governor Cuomo signs FY 2022 budget

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed the state’s fiscal 2022 budget, clearing the way for the launch of legal mobile sports wagering. Earlier this…

19th April 2021

AGA warns of “rapid growth” in illegal gambling machines

The American Gaming Association has warned players of the risks posed by unlicensed gaming machines, after what it described as a “rapid growth” in their…

19th April 2021

Mer Telemanagement Solutions to acquire SharpLink in reverse merger

Betting technology supplier SharpLink and software provider Mer Telemanagement Solutions (MTS) have agreed the terms of a reverse merger that will create a new publicly…

19th April 2021

New Jersey gambling revenue rockets 119.8% YoY in March

Gambling revenue in New Jersey hiked 119.8% year-on-year in March as the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement reported growth across the sports betting, igaming and…

16th April 2021

Bally’s to let Richmond residents acquire equity in proposed resort

Casino operator Bally’s Corporation has announced that it will provide the opportunity for all residents of Richmond, Virginia to purchase an equity interest in the…

16th April 2021

Nuvei agrees to acquire US payment provider Mazooma

Payment technology partner Nuvei Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire US-focused gaming and sports betting payment technology provider Mazooma Technical Services. The…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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