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3rd September 2020

State of the Union: William Hill, Washington DC, PointsBet and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers William Hill’s acquisition of sportsbook solutions provider CG Technology and the latest sports…

2nd September 2020

theScore launches Colorado sportsbook

Sports betting and media business theScore has launched its sportsbook in Colorado, the second state in which it will take bets after New Jersey.  Having…

2nd September 2020

Bet.Works and Elite launch SSBTs in Colorado

US sports betting technology provider Bet.Works has launched branded self-service betting terminals at the Red Dolly Casino in Blackhawk, Colorado with its partner Elite Casino…

5th August 2020

Sports IQ and Bet.Works agree odds feed partnership

Sports betting odds provider Sports IQ has struck a new partnership with Bet.Works, the sports betting technology supplier powering US-facing operators theScore Bet and Elite…

6th July 2020

PlayUp brings in Mintas to spearhead US expansion plans

Australian sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator PlayUp has named Dr Laila Mintas as chief executive of its new US division as it prepares…

8th June 2020

Iowa betting market begins recovery in May

The latest figures from the Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission show the state’s betting market recovering from its April struggles in May, with revenue and…

11th May 2020

Iowa sportsbook revenue plummets 87.2% in April

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission (IRGC) has reported an 87.2% month-over-month decline in sports betting revenue for April, after the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic…

13th February 2020

A new contender in the Works

Considering the investment and brands involved, the US sports betting market may seem daunting for new businesses looking for a piece of the action, says…

30th August 2019

Two more sportsbooks go live in Iowa

Two more casinos in Iowa — Grand Falls Casino just outside Larchwood and Diamond Jo casino in Northwood — have launched sportsbooks this week. Grand…

16th August 2019

theScore prepares for NJ launch following DGE approval

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has cleared Canadian media business theScore to launch its Bet.Works-powered sportsbook in the state. This will see…

15th August 2019

Eight go live on first day of legal sports betting in Iowa

Legal sports betting has come to Iowa, with eight casinos launching retail sportsbooks and four rolling out mobile offerings in the Hawkeye State. Prairie Meadows…

18th June 2019

Bet.Works hires Jay Rood as chief risk officer

US sports betting start-up Bet.Works has appointed veteran gambling executive Jay Rood as the company’s chief risk officer. Rood joins from MGM Resorts, where he…

8th May 2019

How data can drive the future of betting

The level of data collected on US sports could prompt a major revolution in sports betting, which could have a knock-on effect on markets across…