gaming

11th March 2021

Skillz revenue up 92% in 2020 following public listing

Mobile multi-player gaming platform Skillz has released its fourth quarter and full year 2020 financial results, showing revenue of $230.1m for the year, up 92%…

10th March 2021

Caesars set to complete William Hill acquisition by 1 April

Caesars expects to complete its proposed acquisition of William Hill by 1 April after the bookmaker confirmed all necessary regulatory approvals should be obtained in…

18th February 2021

Lawsuit filed against Apple for ‘Wild West’ of free-to-play casino games

A class action lawsuit was filed on Tuesday (February 16) targeting Apple for hosting and profiting from casino-style apps through the App Store. The case…

4th February 2021

Penn National posts $669.5m loss as Covid-19 drives revenue drop in 2020

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has reported a $669.5m net loss for 2020, primarily due to a sharp decline in revenue caused by the novel coronavirus…

21st January 2021

Michigan approves Pointsbet for online betting launch

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has approved the Lac Vieux Desert tribe and its platform provider, PointsBet, to launch online sports betting tomorrow (Friday, January…

14th January 2021

IGT pens extension with Iowa Lottery

International Game Technology (IGT) has signed a one-year extension to its instant ticket games and related services deal with the Iowa Lottery. The agreement will…

13th January 2021

Scientific Games extends long-term relationship with Loto-Québec

Scientific Games has signed an extension to its long-term technology partnership with Canadian provincial lottery operator Loto-Québec. The renewed deal will run through to January…

13th January 2021

PlayUp secures New Jersey market access

Australian sports betting and daily fantasy operator PlayUp has secured a market access agreement to operate in New Jersey. The operator signed a deal with…

11th January 2021

NCPG appoints Willard to lead policy and advocacy

The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) in the US has named Patrick Willard as its new director of policy and advocacy. In his new…

11th January 2021

Bojoko launches affiliate site in New Jersey

Affiliate marketing business Bojoko has launched in New Jersey after securing a licence from the US state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE). The launch will…

8th January 2021

BCLC: Banks can play a leading role in harm prevention efforts

Canadian provincial lottery operator the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has issued a call for greater co-operation between the gambling industry and financial institutions to…

7th January 2021

MGM Resorts names Halkyard as new finance chief

Casino giant MGM Resorts International has appointed Jonathan Halkyard as its new chief financial officer. Halkyard will succeed Corey Sanders, who returns to the role…

6th January 2021

Cordish to open new Pennsylvania casino on January 19

Real estate and entertainment business Cordish Companies has announced that it is to open its new Live! Casino & Hotel Philadelphia venue in Pennsylvania on…

5th January 2021

Elys joins National Council on Problem Gambling

Elys Game Technology, the online gambling operator and supplier previously known as Newgioco Group, has joined the National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) in the…