Iowa

11th June 2021

Iowa reveals month-on-month betting revenue and handle declines in May

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission (IRGC) has reported a month-on-month decline in sports betting revenue and handle for May. Net receipts for the month…

17th May 2021

Bet.Works and Konami Gaming launch casino loyalty offering for sports bettors

Sports betting platform Bet.Works – which is soon to be acquired by Bally’s – and Konami Gaming have announced a joint venture to offer casino…

7th May 2021

Iowa records sports wagering handle decrease for April

Iowa posted sports wagering handle figures of $118.4m for April 2021, representing a 7438.9% increase from April 2020 when almost all major sporting events were…

26th April 2021

Iowa sports betting dashboard – April 2021

Iowa hit new highs in both online and retail sports betting revenue, as well as in overall handle, in March as operators continued to benefit…

15th April 2021

State of the Union: New York, Bally’s, NFL and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers anticipation for legal mobile sports betting in New York, Bally’s Q1 results ahead…

15th April 2021

How Iowa prepared for lift-off

After weathering the storm of Covid-19, the newly-emerging Iowa gaming market is ready to take off with the market size set to double by next…

9th April 2021

Iowa sets new sports betting revenue and handle records in March

Sports wagering revenue in Iowa reached a new record of $13.5m in March, while the US state’s handle also hit a new monthly high of…

9th March 2021

BettHouse launches new funding round ahead of US debut

Start-up online sports betting operator BettHouse has announced a new funding round ahead of its launch in the US market. BettHouse has secured market access…

8th March 2021

Iowa sports betting revenue rockets 920.5% YoY in February

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission has reported a 920.5% year-on-year increase in sports betting revenue in February, though both revenue and handle were down…

3rd March 2021

FuboTV completes Vigtory acquisition

Sports-focused streaming platform FuboTV has completed its acquisition of sportsbook operator Vigtory. The company said its expected expansion into wagering and interactivity will further differentiate…

16th February 2021

theScore moves into Iowa market

Iowa has today (16 February) become the fourth state in which theScore Bet has launched, after New Jersey, Indiana and Colorado. The operator and media…

8th February 2021

Online registration helps Iowa smash betting revenue record in January

Online registration helped boost Iowa sports betting revenue to a record $11.3m, up 250.7% year-on-year and 56.0% month-on-month, as the state also easily broke records…

18th January 2021

WynnBet expands market access to 7 US states

Wynn Resorts’ online gaming division, WynnBet, has increased its market access to include seven US states following a multi-year market access partnership with Elite Casino…

8th January 2021

Iowa breaks handle record for fourth straight month in December

Sports betting revenue declined month-on-month in December 2020 but was up 159.9% year-on-year, as stakes hit a record high for the fourth consecutive month thanks…