PointsBet

29th July 2021

PointsBet records 153.9% revenue growth in FY2021

Australia-based online bookmaker PointsBet has reported a 153.9% year-on-year revenue increase in its results for the 2020-21 financial year, ended 30 June. Revenue came to…

23rd July 2021

PointsBet launches online gaming in New Jersey

Online gaming operator PointsBet has launched its igaming platform within the state of New Jersey, having received clearance from the New Jersey Department of Gaming…

21st July 2021

PointsBet appoints Vanderwel to lead Canada business as CEO

Online gambling operator PointsBet has announced the appointment of Scott Vanderwel as the first chief executive of its Canadian business. Vanderwel will oversee the operator’s…

20th July 2021

PointsBet brings in Bet365’s O’Sullivan to lead North American operations

Online gambling operator PointsBet has appointed Aaron O’Sullivan, formerly of Bet365 and Rank Group, as its vice president of online casino revenue and to oversee…

20th July 2021

PointsBet pens Arizona market access deal with Cliff Castle Casino Hotel

Sportsbook operator PointsBet has agreed a deal with the Cliff Castle Casino Hotel venue in Arizona to secure market access in the US state. The…

13th July 2021

PointsBet appoints Cipriano as VP for Canadian division

Online gaming operator PointsBet has announced its appointment of Chantal Cipriano as the company’s new vice president, legal, compliance and people for its Canadian arm.…

8th July 2021

NFL legend Brees receives PointsBet equity in brand ambassador deal

PointsBet has announced the appointment of NFL great Drew Brees as global brand ambassador in a deal that will see him receive equity as a…

14th June 2021

PointsBet appoints Fiore to lead responsible gambling strategy

PointsBet has announced the appointment of Teresa Fiore as its responsible service of gambling and corporate social responsibility manager. Fiore joins the operator having spent…

10th June 2021

PointsBet secures Maryland market access deal with Riverboat Group

Sportsbook operator PointsBet has entered into an agreement with the Riverboat Group’s Riverboat on-the-Potomac venue in Maryland to secure market access in the US state.…

3rd June 2021

PointsBet brings in Sulsky to support Canadian expansion plans

Sportsbook operator PointsBet has appointed Nic Sulsky as chief commercial officer for its Canadian operations, to support plans to launch its sports betting services in…

24th May 2021

PointsBet nets first women’s league deal with WNBA

Sportsbook operator PointsBet has become an authorized gaming operator of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), its first partnership with a women’s professional sports league. …

10th May 2021

PointsBet agrees to acquire ADW operator Premier Turf Club for $2.9m

Gambling operator PointsBet has brokered an agreement to purchase pari-mutuel advance deposit wagering (ADW) operator Premier Turf Club for $2.9m. The transaction remains subject to…

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…

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…