Michigan

18th May 2021

Michigan Gaming Control Board confirms Williams as new executive director

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has formally announced Henry Williams as its new executive director following approval from the state’s Senate. The Michigan Senate…

17th May 2021

Michigan revenue falls in April after March Madness boom

Michigan online betting and gaming operators brought in $115.2m in April, a drop of 9.5% after March Madness helped to bring March’s revenue to $127.4m.…

5th May 2021

PointsBet confirms first US igaming launch in Michigan

Gambling operator PointsBet has announced its first igaming launch in the US, going live with its proprietary platform in Michigan. Players in the US state…

28th April 2021

Playtech launches in Michigan with Parx Interactive and Gun Lake Casino

Gambling technology group Playtech has expanded into the Michigan market by launching a new igaming mobile app in partnership with platform provider Parx Interactive and…

26th April 2021

Williams to succeed Kalm as new Michigan Gaming Control Board executive director

Henry Williams has been appointed as the new executive director of the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB), having received approval from state Governor Gretchen Whitmer…

20th April 2021

Michigan betting and igaming revenue grows to $127.4m in March

Online betting and gaming operators in Michigan brought in $127.4m in March, a 42.8% month-on-month increase in the second full month of online activity, thanks…

29th March 2021

Playtech to open first US live casino studio in Michigan

Playtech has confirmed plans to open its first live casino studio in the US after securing a multi-year lease at a site in the city…

16th March 2021

Mixed February sees MI sports betting revenue fall as igaming increases

The Michigan Gaming Control Board has reported a 171.8% month-on-month increase in igaming revenue in February, though revenue from sports betting in the US state…

3rd March 2021

WynnBet becomes Detroit Pistons’ fourth sportsbook partner

WynnBet, the casino and sports betting app operated by land-based giant Wynn Resorts, has partnered the Detroit Pistons, becoming the fourth sports operator to strike…

18th February 2021

State of the Union: Canada, Michigan, New Jersey and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes efforts to introduce single-event wagering in Canada, January sports betting and igaming revenue…

17th February 2021

Michigan online market debuts with GGR of $42.7m in January

Online betting and gaming operators in Michigan brought in a combined $42.7m in revenue for their first 10 days of activity in the state, up…

17th February 2021

NeoPollard ilottery clients generate $2bn in sales for FY20

Online lottery solution provider NeoPollard Interactive (NPi) has announced that its US operator partners including the Michigan, Virginia, New Hampshire and North Carolina Education Lotteries,…

16th February 2021

Playtech to expand US presence into MI, IN and PA with Parx deal

Playtech has announced plans to expand its US presence into Michigan, Indiana and Pennsylvania, having signed a strategic agreement with Parx Casino operator Greenwood Racing.…

11th February 2021

State of the Union: CT, MGM, PointsBet and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont’s plans for legal betting and online gaming, as well…