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15th October 2021

SIS targets US growth with new subsidiary

Live betting and affiliate services supplier Sports Information Services (SIS) is to launch a new subsidiary in the US to support its expansion plans in…

15th October 2021

BC Supreme Court approves Penn National and theScore deal

The Supreme Court of British Colombia has issued a final order approving the deal between Penn National Gaming and theScore, which will see the Penn…

15th October 2021

Delaware sports betting revenue and handle hit eight-month high in September

The Delaware Lottery reported a 50.1% year-on-year increase in sports betting revenue in September after the state’s handle jumped 8.2%. Revenue for the month amounted…

15th October 2021

Ilitch Holdings acquires 50% stake in Atlantic City’s Ocean Casino Resort

Ilitch Holdings, the holding company of billionaire US businesswoman Marian Ilitch, has acquired a 50% stake in the Ocean Casino Resort in Atlantic City, New…

14th October 2021

Golden Nugget Online launches in WV and VA with Scientific Games

Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) has partnered with Scientific Games to launch an online sportsbook in Virginia, as well as internet sports betting and igaming…

14th October 2021

PGCB fines Parx Casino operator for underage gaming

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has fined Parx Casino operator Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment $10,000 for underage gaming, in addition to sanctioning parents who…

14th October 2021

Delaware igaming revenue down in September despite higher player spending

Online gambling revenue in Delaware fell 5.4% year-on-year in September despite players in the state spending 43.7% more on igaming. Revenue for the month amounted…

13th October 2021

DraftKings becomes official NHL betting, fantasy and igaming partner

DraftKings has announced a new partnership with the National Hockey League (NHL), which sees the operator become an official sports betting, daily fantasy and igaming…

13th October 2021

Aristocrat and Boyd Gaming launch cashless table game trial in Nevada

Aristocrat Gaming, part of Aristocrat Leisure, has linked up with Boyd Gaming and Genesis Gaming to trial cashless table games in the state of Nevada.…

13th October 2021

Illinois betting revenue dips 28.7% month-on-month in August

Revenue from sportsbooks in Illinois declined again on a month-on-month basis but was up 272.2% year-on-year in August. This revenue came on wagers totaling $394.0m.…

13th October 2021

PointsBet strikes partnership with Curling Canada

PointsBet Holdings has announced that its subsidiary, PointsBet Canada, has been announced as the exclusive sports betting partner of Curling Canada. As part of the…

13th October 2021

theScore shareholders approve acquisition by Penn National Gaming

Shareholders in Score Media and Gaming (theScore) have overwhelmingly voted to approve the proposed acquisition of the business by Penn National Gaming. During a special…

12th October 2021

Inidiana sets monthly handle record after football return

The Indiana Gaming Commission has recorded betting handle figures of $355.4m in September – a 64.8% increase from the previous month and a record for…

12th October 2021

Atlantic Lotteries revenue dips 11.9% in Covid-hit 2020-21

Canadian provincial lottery operator Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC) saw revenue drop 11.9% to CAD$635.6m (£375.4m/€442.0m/USD$509.7m) in the year ended 31 March, 2021, as the novel…

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