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8th April 2021

MGM introduces on-site Covid-19 testing in new business meeting plan

Hospitality and land-based gaming giant MGM Resorts has added on-site Covid-19 testing to its health and safety program, designed to facilitate the return of in-person…

8th April 2021

New York mobile betting legislation sets $25m license fee, details RFP process

New York’s budget bill, which contains provisions for legal mobile sports betting, has been published, revealing a $25m license fee and the bidding process for…

8th April 2021

GAN appoints Scientific Games’ Shore to lead investor relations

GAN has appointed former Scientific Games director Robert Shore to the newly created role of vice president of investor relations and capital markets. Shore will…

7th April 2021

Conscious Gaming appoints Blair Aronson as operations director

GeoComply-owned social responsibility solutions provider Conscious Gaming has announced the appointment of Blair Aronson as its new operations director. Aronson previously worked as a director…

7th April 2021

Bally’s completes purchase of MontBleu Casino from Caesars

Bally’s Corporation has completed its previously announced acquisition of the MontBleu Resort Casino & Spa in Nevada from Caesars Entertainment. Located in Stateline, Nevada, the…

7th April 2021

Identity solutions provider TransUnion enters US gaming market

Credit reporting agency TransUnion today announced its entrance into the US gaming market via its operating subsidiary TransUnion Gaming Services (TGS). TGS will assist operators…

7th April 2021

Fox sues Flutter over pricing of FanDuel stake

Media giant Fox Corporation has filed an arbitration suit against Flutter Entertainment, as the businesses dispute the purchase price of Fox’s option to acquire an…

7th April 2021

Everi chairman Kilburn retires

Casino gaming provider Everi has announced the retirement of E. Miles Kilburn, chairman of its board of directors, with chief executive Michael Rumbolz taking over…

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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7th April 2021

New York set to legalize mobile betting following budget agreement

Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo has agreed the FY 2022 New York State Budget, which includes the introduction of mobile wagering in the state.…

6th April 2021

Maine sports betting bill introduced in state Senate

A bill to authorize and regulate sports betting has been introduced in the Maine State Senate, echoing previous attempts. Senate Bill 1352 was introduced by…

6th April 2021

Wyoming legalizes sports betting

The state of Wyoming has legalized sports betting after Governor Mark Gordon signed House Bill 0133 into law yesterday (5 April). The bill was introduced…

6th April 2021

Delaware sees sports betting revenue increase in March

The Delaware Sports Lottery has revealed that the state saw a year-on-year. increase in sports wagering revenue for March, by 27.1% to $966,752. While this…

6th April 2021

Carousel Group launches MaximBet brand after xSigma investment

Sports betting operator Carousel Group (Carousel) is set to launch MaximBet, in conjunction with media brand Maxim, after a $50m investment from xSigma, a subsidiary…

6th April 2021

UFC commits to American Gaming Association’s responsible betting campaign

Mixed martial arts organization the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has pledged its support to the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) responsible sports betting initiative. Under the…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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