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23rd January 2020

Ongoing expansion costs push theScore to loss in Q1

Canadian media business theScore posted a comprehensive loss of $4.1m during the first quarter of its financial year, primarily due to costs related to its…

22nd January 2020

DraftKings lands data deal with Alation

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has entered into a new data partnership with data catalog company Alation. Under the agreement, DraftKings will…

22nd January 2020

Detroit commercial casinos post record $1.45bn in annual revenue

The three commercial casinos in Detroit, Michigan, posted a record $1.45bn in adjusted gross revenue for the 12 months to December 31, 2019. Combined adjusted…

22nd January 2020

No mobile betting in 2020-21 New York budget

The state of New York’s budget for the 2020-21 fiscal year, starting 1 April, will extend sports betting outside of casino sportsbook lounges, but not…

21st January 2020

Eldorado wins Louisiana approval for Caesars acquisition

Casino operator Eldorado Resorts has secured approval from the Louisiana Gaming Control Board to proceed with its pending acquisition of Caesars Entertainment Corporation. Announced in…

21st January 2020

Bettorlogic teams with SCCG to bring platform to US

Bettorlogic has partnered with Las Vegas-based gaming consultancy firm SCCG management to launch its sportsbook solutions in the US. Under the agreement, American operators will…

17th January 2020

Inspired lands igaming deals with bet365 and 888

Gaming solutions provider Inspired Entertainment has secured a deal to launch its virtual sports titles with bet365 in New Jersey, and also agreed to provide…

17th January 2020

Washington State to consider new sports betting bills

Lawmakers in Washington State are to consider bills that have been introduced to legalise certain forms of sports wagering. Senate Bill 6277 is currently with…

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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16th January 2020

PA sports betting handle hits $1.26bn in first half of FY19-20

Players in Pennsylvania spent a total of $1.26bn on legal sports wagering in the first half of the state’s 2019-20 financial year, while revenue for…

16th January 2020

Kentucky sports betting bill passes first committee

A bill to legalize sports betting in Kentucky is headed to floor of the House of Representatives after passing through the Licensing, Occupations, & Administrative…

16th January 2020

DraftKings opens new Las Vegas office

Daily fantasy and sports betting operator DraftKings has opened a new office in Las Vegas, Nevada, to support its ongoing growth plans in the US…

16th January 2020

Delaware igaming revenue reaches $3.6m in 2019

Licensed online gaming operators in Delaware generated $3.6m in revenue for 2019, an increase of 38.5% on the previous year. Players spent a total of…

15th January 2020

Blackstone to acquire MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay for $4.6bn

MGM Resorts International has struck a deal to sell its MGM Grand and Mandalay Bay properties on the Las Vegas Strip to private equity giant…

15th January 2020

National Lacrosse League seals Roar Digital partnership

Roar Digital, the joint venture between MGM Resorts International and GVC Holdings, has been named the official and exclusive gaming partner of the US National…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 44

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