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22nd October 2020

Sands begins recovery in Q3, but revenue still down 82%

Las Vegas Sands showed signs of recovery from the second quarter’s novel coronavirus (Covid-19) disruption, but revenue was down 82.0% and third quarter losses came to…

21st October 2020

DraftKings issued $5k Iowa penalty over self-exclusion issue

DraftKings has agreed to pay a $5,000 penalty to the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission (IRGC) for a breach of self-exclusion rules. The stipulated agreement…

21st October 2020

Eldorado properties join Caesars Rewards program

Caesars Entertainment has added Eldorado Resorts’ casino properties to its Caesars Rewards loyalty program, following the operators’ merger. Eldorado acquired Caesars Entertainment Corporation in July…

21st October 2020

MGM to resume Las Vegas entertainment next month

Casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that it will resume entertainment events at its properties in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 6. All casinos…

20th October 2020

NBA to launch new lottery game with EquiLottery

Sports lottery games developer EquiLottery Games has brokered a deal with the National Basketball Association (NBA) to launch a new officially licensed game based on…

20th October 2020

William Hill grows Iowa presence with new retail locations

William Hill US has expanded its footprint in the state of Iowa by opening new sports betting facilities at two Caesars Entertainment properties in Council…

20th October 2020

TN lottery revenue grows to $492.8m in first quarter

The Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation (TEL) transferred $114.0m to the Lottery for Education Account following a record performance in the first quarter of its 2021…

20th October 2020

Mississippi sees further sports betting growth in September

The Mississippi Gaming Commission has reported a 17.9% year-on-year rise in sports betting revenue in September, while the US state’s handle also increased during 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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19th October 2020

PointsBet appoints Len Mead as new content lead

PointsBet has selected longtime sports media executive Len Mead as its new vice president of content for its US business. Mead, who had previously served…

19th October 2020

BonusFinder.com lands igaming license in WV

Performance marketing business BonusFinder.com has further enhanced its presence in the US by extending its license in West Virginia to cover igaming. The new license…

19th October 2020

OLG selects Hannay as new president and CEO

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has appointed banking sector veteran A. Duncan Harvey to replace Stephen Rigby as its president and chief executive,…

19th October 2020

Playtika prepares for US initial public offering

Social gaming giant Playtika has filed a draft registration statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) ahead of an initial public offering of…

19th October 2020

Record igaming performance drives PA revenue up in September

Aa record performance from Pennsylvania’s online gambling market in September helped push overall market revenue in the state up 1.1% year-on-year. Total revenue for September…

16th October 2020

Yahoo Sports bolsters sportsbook and DFS with BetMGM

Verizon Media-owned media platform Yahoo Sports has added a number of new features to its sportsbook and daily fantasy sports products through its existing partnership…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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