Gambling

31st January 2020

PointsBet reveals 169% turnover hike in Q2

PointsBet has announced a 169% year-on-year rise in turnover for the second quarter, reporting growth across both its Australian and US businesses, while the online…

30th January 2020

Rush Street launches second online casino in PA

The Rush Street Interactive (RSI) arm of Rush Street Gaming has announced the launch of a new online casino platform in Pennsylvania to support its…

24th January 2020

Penn National names Apple’s David Williams as new CFO

Penn National Gaming has appointed David William, a Apple executive, as its new chief financial officer and executive vice president with effect from March 3.…

22nd January 2020

DraftKings lands data deal with Alation

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has entered into a new data partnership with data catalog company Alation. Under the agreement, DraftKings will…

22nd January 2020

Detroit commercial casinos post record $1.45bn in annual revenue

The three commercial casinos in Detroit, Michigan, posted a record $1.45bn in adjusted gross revenue for the 12 months to December 31, 2019. Combined adjusted…

21st January 2020

Eldorado wins Louisiana approval for Caesars acquisition

Casino operator Eldorado Resorts has secured approval from the Louisiana Gaming Control Board to proceed with its pending acquisition of Caesars Entertainment Corporation. Announced in…

17th January 2020

Inspired lands igaming deals with bet365 and 888

Gaming solutions provider Inspired Entertainment has secured a deal to launch its virtual sports titles with bet365 in New Jersey, and also agreed to provide…

16th January 2020

PA sports betting handle hits $1.26bn in first half of FY19-20

Players in Pennsylvania spent a total of $1.26bn on legal sports wagering in the first half of the state’s 2019-20 financial year, while revenue for…

16th January 2020

DraftKings opens new Las Vegas office

Daily fantasy and sports betting operator DraftKings has opened a new office in Las Vegas, Nevada, to support its ongoing growth plans in the US…

15th January 2020

NJ sports wagering handle reaches $4.58bn in 2019

Players wagered a total of $4.58bn in New Jersey over the course of 2019, with operators generating revenue of $299.4m for the year. The revenue…

13th January 2020

Greenwood Racing brings in Hausler as new CEO

US gambling facility operator Greenwood Racing has appointed Eric Hausler, previously of VICI Properties and Capri Casinos, as its new chief executive, effective from January…

13th January 2020

GAN names Flores as new financial chief

Gambling software supplier GAN has appointed Karen Flores as its new chief financial officer with immediate effect. Based at GAN’s offices in Irvine, California, Flores…

10th January 2020

Tribal ballot proposal could boost California revenue – but increase costs

Should a ballot measure to allow sports betting at California’s tribal casinos and racetracks be adopted, the state stands to generate “tens of millions” in…

7th January 2020

Catena strengthens US business with i15Media deal

Affiliate giant Catena Media has entered into a service agreement with i15Media, the new investment company run by entrepreneurs Chris Grove and Kendall Saville. The…