Gambling

30th September 2020

Caesars reaches agreement on William Hill acquisition

US gambling giant Caesars Entertainment Inc. has agreed terms on a deal for its Caesars UK Holdings subsidiary to acquire the entire William Hill business…

28th September 2020

Scientific Games adds former Barclays Bank CEO to board

Scientific Games has appointed Tim Throsby, former chief executive of Barclays Bank, as an independent director and member of its board. Throsby will sit on…

28th September 2020

Caesars details £2.9bn takeover offer for William Hill

US gaming giant Caesars Entertainment Inc. has set out further details of its possible cash offer for William Hill, saying that it is set to…

25th September 2020

PNG aims to raise up to $982.1m through public offering

US casino operator Penn National Gaming (PNG) has announced details of a new underwritten public offering, through which it could generate up to $982.1m in…

24th September 2020

BetMGM launches Playtech casino games in New Jersey

BetMGM, the brand operated through the Roar Digital joint venture between GVC Holdings and MGM Resorts, has launched Playtech’s online casino content in New Jersey.…

24th September 2020

CO sports betting handle more than doubles in August

The Colorado Department of Revenue has reported a 20.8% month-on-month decline in sports betting revenue in the state during August, despite its handle more than…

23rd September 2020

BetMGM signs up Jamie Foxx for new ad campaign

BetMGM, the betting and igaming joint venture between GVC Holdings and MGM Resorts, has announced that Oscar-winning actor and singer Jamie Foxx will star in…

22nd September 2020

PA Lottery warns consumers over prize scam

The Pennsylvania Lottery has issued a warning over a new scam being used to steal money from players in the state. According to the Lottery,…

21st September 2020

GVC to enhance RG efforts in US with RG24seven

GVC Holdings has joined forces with responsible gambling training platform RG24seven to deliver specialist education to its staff in the US. Under the arrangement, RG24seven…

18th September 2020

Harville appointed to lead Kentucky Lottery

Mary Harville has been unveiled as the new president and chief executive of the Kentucky Lottery Corporation. Appointed by Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear, Harville will…

18th September 2020

NetEnt to enter West Virginia with BetMGM

NetEnt is to roll out its content in West Virginia for the first time, in partnership BetMGM, the betting and igaming brand launched through a joint…

17th September 2020

AGA & Nascar form responsible gambling partnership

The American Gaming Association (AGA) announced today (September 17) it has signed a new partnership with the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (Nascar),…

17th September 2020

iGaming and sports betting push PA revenue up in August

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has reported a 5.8% year-on-year increase in revenue in August, driven by igaming and sports betting growth. Overall gambling…

16th September 2020

Unikrn agrees $6.1m SEC settlement over 2017 ICO

Esports betting operator Unikrn has agreed a settlement worth $6.1m with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) after it was found to have carried…