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13th November 2020

Acroud launches US online casino comparison site

Online gambling affiliate business Acroud AB has announced the launch of new online casino comparison website CompareCasino as part of its ongoing efforts to expand…

13th November 2020

DraftKings raises 2020 guidance following Q3 growth

A third quarter in which revenue grew strongly has prompted DraftKings to raise its full year guidance for 2020, though the operator and technology provider’s…

13th November 2020

VA Lottery reviewing 25 betting license applications

The Virginia Lottery Board has revealed that it received 25 applications for the 12 mobile betting licenses that may be issued in the state. Though…

13th November 2020

BetMGM hires Andrew Hagopian as chief legal officer

GVC Holdings’ and MGM Resorts International’s joint digital venture, BetMGM, has hired former MGM Resorts chief corporate counsel Andrew Hagopian as its chief legal officer.…

13th November 2020

NY betting grows in first full month after lockdown

Sports betting revenue from New York’s commercial casinos increased 18.8% year-on-year in October, while the state Gaming Commission also reported significant month-on-month growth/ Gross gaming…

13th November 2020

Caesars’ Rio Hotel & Casino to reopen in time for Christmas

Caesars Entertainment’s Las-Vegas based Rio All-Suite Hotel & Casino will resume operations on December 22, the operator’s final property in the US and Canada to…

13th November 2020

Apollo Funds to acquire Great Canadian Gaming for CAD$3.3bn

Private equity giant Apollo Global Management has agreed to acquire land-based operator Great Canadian Gaming Corporation in a deal worth more than CAD$3.3bn (US$2.51bn). Under…

12th November 2020

Caesars commits $67m to communities in CSR drive

Caesars Entertainment invested $67m in communities its casinos serve during 2019 as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR) strategy, its latest report reveals. 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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12th November 2020

Cost cutting helps IGT limit Q3 losses

International Game Technology (IGT) said efforts to reduce costs in the third quarter helped limit the business’s net loss, while a strong performance from its…

11th November 2020

PXP Financial announces partnership with Penn Interactive

Payment, fraud and data analysis service provider PXP Financial Ltd. has announced a new partnership with Penn National Gaming’s online subsidiary, Penn Interactive through its…

11th November 2020

Detroit commercial casinos post $101.4m in revenue for October

Detroit’s three commercial casinos reported $101.4m in revenue for October, including $7.6m from sports betting, while the Michigan Gaming Control Board has approved the renewal…

10th November 2020

GVC to fund gaming and regulatory online courses through UNLV

GVC Holdings’ non-profit arm, GVC Foundation US, has announced a gift of $256,000 to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV), to help develop online…

10th November 2020

Indiana sports betting records tumble in October

The Indiana Gaming Commission has revealed that the state set new records in sports betting revenue and handle for the second consecutive month in October.…

10th November 2020

Evolution to launch with Caesars in Pennsylvania

Live dealer giant Evolution has rolled out a range of its games with Caesars Entertainment in the state of Pennsylvania. Under the arrangement, the Caesars…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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