American Gaming Association

20th September 2021

New York Jets joins AGA responsible betting campaign

NFL team the New York Jets has joined the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) “Have a Game Plan, Bet Responsibly” campaign. The announcement came just ahead…

7th September 2021

AGA research suggests record betting numbers for 2021 NFL season

Research conducted by the American Gaming Association (AGA) shows that a record 45.2m Americans plan to wager on the upcoming National Football League (NFL) season. …

11th August 2021

US Q2 commercial gaming revenue reaches record $13.64bn

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has reported that US commercial gaming revenue reached a record high of $13.64bn (£9.8bn/€11.6bn) in Q2 2021, according to its…

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…

15th March 2021

March Madness online wagering set to surge as tournament betting evolves

New findings from the American Gaming Association (AGA) have revealed that more than 17 million Americans will use online betting to wager on the March…

8th March 2021

AGA recruits FanDuel to responsible gambling project

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has announced Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has become the first mobile sportsbook operator to sign up to its “Have A…

25th February 2021

State of the Union: Illinois, DraftKings, CDI and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a bill to legalise online casino gaming in Illinois, figures from the American…

18th February 2021

US commercial gaming revenue plummets to lowest mark since 2003

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has revealed that total commercial gross gaming revenue in the US in 2020 came to $29.98bn, the lowest figure since…

2nd February 2021

Super Bowl LV set to attract record legal betting handle

Americans are set to place bets worth a combined $4.3bn – including the largest legal US betting handle of any single sporting event in history…

16th November 2020

US GGR improves in Q3 after commercial casino reopenings

The reopening of casinos across the US helped commercial gross gaming revenue (GGR) grow 293.0% quarter-on-quarter in Q3, but continuing novel coronavirus (Covid-19) restrictions on…

8th October 2020

State of the Union: DraftKings, IL, Boyd and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers DraftKings’ efforts to raise $1.66bn, record sports betting figures for the US in…

7th October 2020

Record betting figures boost US gaming performance in August

The US gambling industry saw a fourth consecutive month of sequential growth in August as the return of sport generated record betting handle. Figures compiled…

17th September 2020

State of the Union: New Jersey, Scientific Games, Virginia and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a record month for sports betting handle in New Jersey, new sports betting…

14th September 2020

AGA marketing code for betting comes into effect

The American Gaming Association (AGA)’s has introduced a new code of conduct to prevent irresponsible advertising by its members for their sportsbook products. The code,…