Iowa

20th September 2019

Hard Rock to launch Iowa sportsbook with GiG

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has agreed to extend its partnership with Hard Rock International and support the casino operator with the launch of its new…

19th September 2019

State of the Union: NJ, MS, DE, PA and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the latest revenue figures from a number of regulated markets, as well as…

16th September 2019

Iowa generates $2.2m in first fortnite of legal betting

Licensed operators generated $2.2m in revenue from the first sixteen days of legal wagering in Iowa, with the William Hill-powered offering at the Prairie Meadows…

12th September 2019

State of the Union: MI, NY, Roar Digital and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers August’s revenue figures from New York’s sports betting market. Elsewhere Michigan Representative Brandt…

10th September 2019

FanDuel expands Boyd partnership into Indiana and Iowa

Flutter Entertainment’s FanDuel Group has launched sports betting at Boyd Gaming properties in Indiana and Iowa as it continues to take advantage of its partnership with the…

30th August 2019

Two more sportsbooks go live in Iowa

Two more casinos in Iowa — Grand Falls Casino just outside Larchwood and Diamond Jo casino in Northwood — have launched sportsbooks this week. Grand…

29th August 2019

State of the Union: IL, NJ, FL, WV and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers developments in Illinois, New Jersey, West Virginia, Florida and more. Illinois Gaming Board…

28th August 2019

Illinois Gaming Board launches sports betting consultation

The Illinois Gaming Board has launched a public consultation to gain input from the public, the gambling industry and other stakeholders about proposed sports wagering…

Illinois Gaming Board launches sports betting consultation

27th August 2019

Caesars launches SG-powered sportsbooks in Iowa

Caesars Entertainment’s Harrah’s Hotel and Casino and Horseshoe Council Bluffs have gone live in Iowa’s newly-regulated sports betting market. Both venues launched legal wagering on…

23rd August 2019

DraftKings given go-ahead for Iowa betting debut

DraftKings is to enter the newly regulated Iowa market through a partnership with Wild Rose Entertainment, which operates three casinos in the state. DraftKings and…

22nd August 2019

State of the Union: NY, PA, IA and more

The big news in this week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, is the Department of Justice finally confirming that it will…

15th August 2019

Eight go live on first day of legal sports betting in Iowa

Legal sports betting has come to Iowa, with eight casinos launching retail sportsbooks and four rolling out mobile offerings in the Hawkeye State. Prairie Meadows…

13th August 2019

Feasibility study casts doubt on Chicago casino plans

None of the five potential sites for a casino in Chicago are “financially feasible” due to the current tax and fee structure in place in…

9th August 2019

Iowa’s Lakeside Casino to open William Hill sportsbook

Affinity Gaming-owned Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Iowa is to open a new William Hill sportsbook on August 15, coinciding with the launch of regulated…

Iowa’s Lakeside Casino to open William Hill sportsbook