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19th July 2021

Scientific Games and Playtech to debut OGS partnership in New Jersey

Scientific Games Corporation and Playtech have signed a mutual distribution agreement that will roll out first in New Jersey. Under the terms of the deal,…

19th July 2021

New Jersey reports record gambling revenue in June

The state of New Jersey recorded gaming revenue figures of $392.8m for June, representing a 302.7% increase on this time last year and the highest…

19th July 2021

South Dakota approves tax changes ahead of sports betting introduction

South Dakota has taken a step closer to the limited introduction of sports betting after state gambling officials amended and passed final regulations. The rules,…

16th July 2021

High 5 Games appoints former Wynn executive Robert Gansmo as CFO

High 5 Games has named former Wynn Resorts Macau executive Robert Gansmo as its new chief financial officer. Gansmo has joined the casino content developer…

16th July 2021

Elys to launch new betting platform with CDI after US Bookmaking deal

Interactive gaming and sports betting company Elys Game Technology (Elys) has announced that it will showcase its new retail sports betting platform, Elys Gameboard US,…

16th July 2021

Pennsylvania GCB names Denise Smyler as new chair

Denise Smyler has been named chair of Pennsylvania’s gaming regulator following the retirement of David Barasch. Smyler became a member of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control…

16th July 2021

WynnBet named official sportsbook and gaming partner of Detroit Lions

Mobile sports betting operator WynnBet has signed a multi-year partnership with the Detroit Lions, which will see it become the NFL team’s official sportsbook and…

16th July 2021

Ontario bans autoplay for slots in new igaming regulations

Ontario’s new online gambling regulator has published rules for the channel as the provincial market prepares for launch, outlining a ban on auto-play and a…

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 July 2021

World Series of Poker goes live in Pennsylvania

The World Series of Poker (WSOP) is live in Pennsylvania for the first time after being approved by the state’s regulator. Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board…

16th July 2021

DraftKings to launch as first daily fantasy sports operator in Louisiana

DraftKings has become the first operator to obtain a daily fantasy sports (DFS) license in Louisiana and is set to go live later today (Friday).…

15th July 2021

PGCB chairman Barasch retires after six-year term

David Barasch, chairman of the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB), has announced his retirement from public service after serving the board for six years, during…

15th July 2021

BetMGM strikes partnership with MLB’s Pittsburgh Pirates

Digital gaming operator BetMGM and baseball team the Pittsburgh Pirates have announced a partnership that will see BetMGM promotions across the Pirates’ multi-channel offerings. As…

15th July 2021

WynnBet adds Paysafe payments and affiliate services

WynnBet, the US-facing sports betting platform, has partnered with Paysafe and its Income Access subsidiary for payments and marketing services. The mobile sportsbook from Wynn…

15th July 2021

Genius Sports signs up to Canadian soccer data and content deal

Genius Sports has partnered with Mediapro Canada on a project designed to enhance coverage of the country’s soccer competitions. Mediapro Canada, which has a 10-year…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 47

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