Entain

21st September 2021

Entain confirms takeover proposal from DraftKings

Entain has confirmed that it has received a takeover proposal from US betting giant DraftKings. However it said there was “no certainty” that a firm…

9th September 2021

Entain Foundation funds postgraduate betting and gaming law program

Entain Foundation US has announced that it has funded Seton Hall Law School’s Sports Betting and Gaming Law, Compliance and Integrity Program. The program, which…

9th August 2021

BetMGM to enter Arizona via Gila River and Cardinals partnerships

Entain and MGM Resorts International joint venture, BetMGM, is set to enter the state of Arizona through new partnerships with Gila River Hotels & Casinos…

3rd August 2021

BetMGM partners Cheddar News for new betting show

Entain and MGM Resorts’ online joint venture, BetMGM, has formed a new partnership with digital-first news network Cheddar News to launch Cheddar Bets, a weekly…

15th June 2021

Entain launches new US-facing responsible gambling app

The Entain Foundation US, a not-for-profit funded by BetMGM and Entain, has announced the launch of a new responsible gambling mobile app in the US.…

18th May 2021

NCPG launches support campaign for military members

The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has launched its Operation Responsible Gambling campaign, which aims to support members of the military community who are…

22nd April 2021

BetMGM Q1 revenue reaches 90% of 2020 total as JV aims for $1bn by 2022

Online sportsbook BetMGM recorded revenue of $163m for the first three months of 2021 – 90% of its entire 2020 total.  At an investor day…

20th April 2021

BetMGM to integrate with GameSense responsible gambling program

BetMGM is to integrate into GameSense, the responsible gambling program licensed to land-based casino operator MGM Resorts International, which owns 50% of BetMGM. Licensed to…

26th February 2021

Entain extends ethics, legal & compliance training in US

Industry giant Entain, through its charitable arm Entain Foundation US, has donated $100,000 to Seton Hall Law School to provide annual ethics, legal and compliance…

12th February 2021

Entain expands RG partnerships into esports and video gaming

Industry giant Entain has expanded its partnership with EPIC Risk Management and formed new partnerships with the Counter-Strike Professional Players Association (CSPPA), and two mental…

11th February 2021

MGM looks to diversify operations following difficult 2020

MGM Resorts lost $1.03bn in 2020 as revenue fell 60.0% to $5.16bn, while chief executive Bill Hornuckle said it would continue efforts to expand its…

9th February 2021

Former Louisiana gaming chief Jones to take up Entain role

Former Louisiana gaming chief Ronnie Jones is free to take an advisory role with Entain Group after being given the green light by state authorities.…

28th January 2021

BetMGM launches sports betting in Virginia

BetMGM, the joint venture between MGM Resorts and Entain, has become the latest operator to launch sports betting in Virginia. The BetMGM mobile app will…

19th January 2021

MGM Resorts decides against new Entain bid

MGM Resorts International has announced that it will not submit a firm offer to acquire its BetMGM joint venture partner Entain. The US casino giant…