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28th October 2020

FanDuel gains D.C. presence through MLS team deal

Washington D.C.’s Major League Soccer (MLS) team D.C. United has announced a long-term, exclusive partnership with sports betting and daily fantasy operator FanDuel. The deal…

28th October 2020

Twin River to acquire Tropicana Evansville from Caesars

Twin River Worldwide Holdings has agreed to acquire the Tropicana Evansville Casino in Indiana from Caesars Entertainment. The property will be sold to real estate…

28th October 2020

NeoGames aims to raise $90m through Nasdaq listing

Online gambling and lottery solutions provider NeoGames has announced plans to raise up to $90m through an initial public offering (IPO) in the US. NeoGames…

27th October 2020

ESPN veteran Ryan Spoon named BetMGM operations chief

BetMGM, the sports betting joint venture between MGM Resorts and GVC Holdings, has appointed Ryan Spoon as its new chief operating officer.  Spoon most recently…

27th October 2020

Boyd continues to feel Covid-19 impact in Q3

Casino operator Boyd Gaming said novel coronavirus (Covid-19) weighed on its third quarter performance, reporting a 20.4% year-on-year drop in revenue for the period. Group…

26th October 2020

Caesars and William Hill jointly sponsor NFL’s Colts

Caesars Entertainment and William Hill have together signed a deal to become an official sports betting partner of the Indianapolis Colts, the first joint team…

26th October 2020

NHL commits to AGA’s responsible gambling initiative

The National Hockey League (NHL) will support the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) ‘Have A Game Plan’ public service campaign to promote responsible gambling. Through the…

26th October 2020

OK Governor to forgo appeal against tribal compact ruling

Oklahoma Governor Kevin Stitt has warned that while he will not appeal against a US District Court ruling stating tribal gaming compacts in the state…

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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26th October 2020

CO September betting revenue declines despite record handle

Colorado sportsbooks took in revenue of $4.2m in September, down 44.6% month-on-month, even as betting handle continued to shoot up beyond $200m, as low margins…

23rd October 2020

theScore joins National Council on Problem Gambling

Canadian betting and sports media business theScore has announced that its Score Digital Sports Ventures (theScore Bet) subsidiary has become a platinum member of the…

23rd October 2020

Caesars to reopen The Cromwell casino in Las Vegas

Caesars Entertainment is to reopen The Cromwell on the Las Vegas Strip next week, meaning just one of the operator’s properties in the city is…

22nd October 2020

Unibet adds sports betting to Philadelphia Eagles partnership

Kindred brand Unibet has expanded its casino partnership with the NFL’s Philadelphia Eagles to cover sports betting as well as casino. Unibet signed a deal…

22nd October 2020

GAN launches social casino with California’s Agua Caliente

GAN has rolled out its free-to-play Simulated Gaming product for Agua Caliente Casinos, the Californian casino business owned by the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla…

22nd October 2020

iGaming veterans’ SPAC targets major M&A after $250m Nasdaq listing

A special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) formed by a host of leading igaming and social media executives, begins trading on the Nasdaq Capital Market today…

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