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20th April 2021

Betsson acquires Strive Platform stake to support North American expansion

Betsson has acquired a 35% stake in TG Lab’s Strive Platform for $6.5m (£4.7m/€5.4m), in a strategic venture aimed at supporting its expansion plans in the…

20th April 2021

New York set for mobile betting as Governor Cuomo signs FY 2022 budget

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has signed the state’s fiscal 2022 budget, clearing the way for the launch of legal mobile sports wagering. Earlier this…

19th April 2021

AGA warns of “rapid growth” in illegal gambling machines

The American Gaming Association has warned players of the risks posed by unlicensed gaming machines, after what it described as a “rapid growth” in their…

19th April 2021

Mer Telemanagement Solutions to acquire SharpLink in reverse merger

Betting technology supplier SharpLink and software provider Mer Telemanagement Solutions (MTS) have agreed the terms of a reverse merger that will create a new publicly…

19th April 2021

New Jersey gambling revenue rockets 119.8% YoY in March

Gambling revenue in New Jersey hiked 119.8% year-on-year in March as the state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement reported growth across the sports betting, igaming and…

16th April 2021

Bally’s to let Richmond residents acquire equity in proposed resort

Casino operator Bally’s Corporation has announced that it will provide the opportunity for all residents of Richmond, Virginia to purchase an equity interest in the…

16th April 2021

Nuvei agrees to acquire US payment provider Mazooma

Payment technology partner Nuvei Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire US-focused gaming and sports betting payment technology provider Mazooma Technical Services. The…

16th April 2021

Pennsylvania gambling revenue rockets 162.7% in March

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has reported a 162.7% year-on-year increase in gambling revenue for the US state in March, while the market also…

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 April 2021

Delaware igaming revenue up 74.3% year-on-year in March

The Delaware Lottery has published the state’s igaming results from March 2021, showing total net revenue of $897,781, up 74.3% from March 2020, and 19.5%…

16th April 2021

Arizona legalizes sports betting as Governor Ducey signs bill

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has signed legislation that will make sports betting and paid fantasy sports officially legal within the state.  House Bill 2772, first…

16th April 2021

William Hill pulls further ahead of DC Lottery as revenue gap widens in March

Sports betting revenue in Washington DC increased 46.2% month-on-month to $1.9m in March as William Hill widened the gap between itself and DC Lottery’s Gambet.…

16th April 2021

Scientific Games appoints Blanco as new technology chief

Scientific Games has announced the appointment of Victor Blanco as its new chief technology officer. Blanco will take on his new role next year and…

16th April 2021

NFL signs Caesars, DraftKings and FanDuel as first US sportsbook partners

North America’s National Football League (NFL) has announced that Caesars Entertainment, DraftKings and FanDuel will become its first official sports betting partners in the US.…

15th April 2021

Sportradar scores sports betting partnership with CDI’s TwinSpires

Sportradar has entered a multi-year sports betting partnership with TwinSpires, the online sports wagering division of Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI). Under the deal, Sportradar will…

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