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18th November 2019

Eldorado and Caesars shareholders approve $17.3bn merger deal

Shareholders in Eldorado Resorts and Caesars Entertainment Corporation have voted to approve the proposed merger of the two operators. In June, it was revealed that…

18th November 2019

Indiana sports betting handle soars in October

The Indiana Gaming Commission has revealed that players in the state staked $91.7m on sports in October, a month-on-month increase of 160.4%. The second full…

18th November 2019

Kindred goes online with Unibet in Pennsylvania

Kindred Group has followed the land-based launch of its Unibet brand in Pennsylvania by rolling out online and mobile sports betting and casino gaming in…

15th November 2019

Higher costs offset increased hospitality revenue for Twin Rivers in Q3

Twin Rivers’ revenue increased 17.0% to $129.3m for the third quarter of 2019, thanks to increases in hospitality revenue, but higher operating expenses led to…

15th November 2019

NJ continues to break sports betting records in October

Licensed sports betting operators in New Jersey generated $46.4m in collective revenue for October, representing yet another new record total for the state, with market…

14th November 2019

Californian tribes make sports betting regulatory pitch

A coalition of 18 California-based Native American tribes have put forward a proposal that could pave the way for the launch of legal wagering in…

14th November 2019

Roar “very bullish” on esports after first NJ bet

David Main, head of US sports trading at Roar Digital, said he believes esports betting presents huge opportunities to the industry after the Borgata casino’s…

14th November 2019

Forex gains boost IGT Q3 profit as revenue dips

International Game Technology (IGT) has reported a marginal decline in revenue of $1.15bn (£895.7m/€1.04bn) for the third quarter of 2016, 0.3% below last year’s figure,…

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14th November 2019

Delaware sports betting soars in October

Licensed sports wagering operators in Delaware generated a collective $1.7m in revenue in October, up by 287.1% on the same month last year. October was…

13th November 2019

Atlantic City Mayor eyes cut of NJ sports betting tax

Atlantic City Mayor Marty Small Sr. has called for the city to receive a direct cut of sports betting tax in New Jersey, arguing it has…

13th November 2019

Delaware igaming revenue slips to year-low in October

Online gambling revenue in Delaware fell to $246,092 in October – the lowest monthly total of the year to date – primarily due to a…

12th November 2019

Churchill Downs launches IN sportsbook at Rising Star Casino

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has launched a BetAmerica-branded sportsbook at Rising Star Casino Resort in Rising Sun, Indiana. The deal was facilitated by an agreement…

12th November 2019

DraftKings and Sportradar extend partnership

DraftKings has announced an extension of its partnership with Sportradar, through which the data specialist will continue to provide the daily fantasy sports and sportsbook…

12th November 2019

Iowa sports betting revenue rises to $5.7m in October

Sports wagering revenue in Iowa increased to $5.7m in October, the second full month of regulated betting in the state, with growth across both the…

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