Penn National Gaming

8th June 2021

Penn National Gaming appoints Vimla Black-Gupta to board

Penn National Gaming has named marketer Vimla Black-Gupta as a new addition to the operator’s board of directors, subject to customary regulatory approvals. Black-Gupta has…

28th May 2021

Penn National Gaming approved to complete Hollywood Perryville acquisition

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has secured final approval from the Maryland Lottery and Gaming Control Commission to proceed with its acquisition of the operations of…

14th May 2021

Penn National given green light to launch Barstool in Indiana 

The Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC) has approved Penn National Gaming’s application to launch mobile wagering via the Barstool Sportsbook brand in the Hoosier State.  Penn…

6th May 2021

Penn National revenue grows to $1.27bn in Q1 as online GGR rockets

Land-based and online operator Penn National Gaming has published its results for the three months to 31 March 2021, showing that it generated $1.27bn in…

4th May 2021

Penn National to launch proprietary game studio with HitPoint Studios acquisition

Penn National Gaming (Penn) has announced that it will acquire HitPoint Studios and its spun-off real-money gaming business, LuckyPoint, to fuel its launch of Penn…

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…

26th March 2021

PointsBet and Penn National extend market access deal to PA and MS

Australian sportsbook PointsBet has been granted access to the online betting and gaming markets of Pennsylvania and – when it regulates online gambling – Mississippi…

10th March 2021

Penn National approved to launch Barstool Sportsbook app in Illinois

Penn National Gaming has secured approval from the Illinois Gaming Board to launch its Barstool Sportsbook mobile application in the US state. The operator said…

25th February 2021

State of the Union: Illinois, DraftKings, CDI and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a bill to legalise online casino gaming in Illinois, figures from the American…

22nd February 2021

Penn National set to unlock NY online access through Rivers Casino deal

Penn National Gaming could gain access to the proposed New York online gaming market through a long-term strategic partnership with the owner of Rivers Casino…

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…

4th February 2021

State of the Union: Penn National Gaming, PointsBet, Google and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers the start of annual results season – with Penn National Gaming and PointsBet…

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…

22nd January 2021

Michigan online gaming operators launch

Operators licensed to offer online sports betting or casino in Michigan have begun releasing details about their products, as they prepare to go live on…