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29th April 2019

PointsBet lands sports betting deal in Iowa

Australian sports betting operator PointsBet to provide sportsbook services to Catfish Bend Casino in Burlington, Iowa, despite the state yet to finalise plans to legalise…

29th April 2019

Caesars partners Las Vegas university for innovation project

US casino giant Caesars Entertainment has joined forces with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, on a new initiative focused on developing technologies for the…

24th April 2019

Jackpocket hands advisory role to former Scientific Games CEO

Mobile lottery start-up Jackpocket appoints SBTech chairman Gavin Isaacs as a senior advisor

24th April 2019

Betfred targets US market with sports betting product suite

Betfred has unveiled a suite of sports betting and trading products, specifically for the US. It is working with SCCG Management to target clients in…

23rd April 2019

Delaware North launches lawsuit against BetLucky JV partner

US casino operator Delaware North has filed a lawsuit against joint venture partner Miomni Gaming, accusing it of engaging in “an ongoing pattern of misrepresentation…

23rd April 2019

Bet365 partners EML for prepaid card in New Jersey

Bet365 has partnered with EML Payments to develop a prepaid credit card in New Jersey. Yet to launch in the state, it has joined forces…

23rd April 2019

Scientific Games targets $352m from social gaming IPO

Scientific Games social gaming subsidiary SciPlay has set out details of an initial public offering of its Class A common stock with the aim of…

23rd April 2019

PokerStars fined over college betting in New Jersey

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement has fined PokerStars operator The Stars Group $10,000 for accepting bets on basketball games featuring teams from two…

23rd April 2019

Sugar Ray Leonard steps into the ring for ICE North America

Boxer and Olympic champion Sugar Ray Leonard booked for motivational address at ICE North America

18th April 2019

iGaming coming to PA in July, online wagering weeks away

Online gaming will go live in Pennsylvania from July the state’s Gaming Control Board reveals

17th April 2019

Affinity brings in Higgins to replace Rodio as CEO

Las Vegas-based casino operator Affinity Gaming has appointed Mary Elizabeth Higgins as its new CEO, after Tony Rodio stepped down to take up the same…

17th April 2019

Wynn partners Scientific Games for betting and igaming

Scientific Games agrees deal to support Wynn Resorts in digital sports betting and online roll-out

16th April 2019

Caesars Entertainment names Affinity’s Rodio as new CEO

US casino giant Caesars Entertainment has appointed Anthony Rodio as its new chief executive officer. Rodio, who currently serves in the same role at Affinity…

9th April 2019

Lotteries not impacted by Wire Act opinion, DoJ claims

The revised stance on the 1961 Wire Act did not address the legality of lotteries, the Department of Justice has claimed