Investment

7th October 2021

Bettor Capital completes initial investment fund

Bettor Capital, an investment platform focused on the real-money online gambling market, has announced the initial closing of its investment fund, the proceeds of which…

13th August 2021

Betsson turns to Canada with Slapshot Media investment

Online operator Betsson has acquired 28% of Canadian start-up Slapshot Media Inc, for a purchase price of CAD$3m. Slapshot specialises in creating localised sports content,…

24th June 2021

DoubleU Games to seek new underwriter for DoubleDown IPO

Korean social gaming operator DoubleU Games has terminated its contract with the underwriter responsible for listing its DoubleDown Interactive subsidiary on the Nasdaq exchange, and…

10th June 2021

Smarkets receives investment from Susquehanna to expand US presence

Betting exchange operator Smarkets has announced a series B investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity, which will help Smarkets to increase its expansion across the US.…

25th February 2021

theScore sets pricing for IPO at $27 per share

Score Media and Gaming (theScore) has announced the pricing of the public offering of its Class A subordinate voting shares in the United States and…

17th November 2020

FanDuel to invest in Illinois racetrack

Flutter Entertainment’s FanDuel Group has announced plans to make a multi-million-dollar investment in Fairmount Park Racetrack in Collinsville, Illinois. The financial terms of the arrangement…

16th June 2020

Futbol Sites Network secures investment from Stars Group veterans

Digital sports media group Futbol Sites Network Group (FSN) has joined forces with highly experienced gaming executives Jordan Gnat, Robin Chhabra and Andy Clerkson, in…

28th May 2020

This time is not different: Covid-19 from an investor’s lens

 iGB North America’s investment columnist Mohit Kansal has shifted from the sports betting investment series to discuss the impact of the novel coronavirus on the…

14th November 2019

Source of funds

As the state-by-state roll-out of legal wagering speeds up, iGB North America looks at investors’ appetite for a piece of the action. We’ve witnessed an…