Sports betting

5th March 2021

Kansas Senate passes sports betting bill

The Kansas Senate has passed a bill that would legalize both retail and online sports wagering in the US state, after some minor amendments. Introduced…

5th March 2021

Texas sports betting bill referred to House Committee

The Texas House of Representatives’ State Affairs Committee is to run the rule over a new bill that proposes legalizing certain forms of sports betting…

4th March 2021

Playtech pens strategic deal with Novomatic Americas

Playtech has entered into non-exclusive sports betting partnership with the Novomatic Americas arm of video lottery terminal (VLT) supplier Novomatic. Under the deal, Playtech’s sports…

3rd March 2021

Betfred US scores partnership with Colorado Rockies

Betfred USA Sports, the US-facing business of the British bookmaker, has entered a multi-year marketing and sponsorship agreement with Major League Baseball (MLB) franchise the…

2nd March 2021

Legal online and retail sports betting targeted in new Florida bill

Florida’s House of Representatives is to consider a new bill that seeks to legalize online and retail sports wagering in the US state. Introduced by…

2nd March 2021

Delaware sports betting revenue climbs to $1.7m in January

Sports wagering revenue in Delaware increased 13.3% year-on-year in January, as players in the US state bet $11.7m on sports during the month. Revenue amounted…

2nd March 2021

Virginia attracts $58.9m in sports wagers during first month

The Virginia Lottery has revealed licensed operators processed $58.9m in sports bets during the first 11 days of legal activity in the US state, but…

1st March 2021

Rhode Island sports betting handle reaches record $39.8m in January

Sportsbooks in Rhode Island processed a record $39.8m in sports wagers during January, while the US state also saw a 12.7% year-on-year increase in sports…

ICE North America Webinar Series – The Road Back

With American casinos beginning to reopen, questions still remain about the roadmap to long-term recovery. The Road Back four-part webinar series will examine measures and best practices to guide land-based operators and suppliers, as you work with your customers, your teams and your partners to provide a safe betting and gaming experience in the 'new normal' environment.

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1st March 2021

MediaTroopers secures permanent sports wagering supplier license in WV

Digital marketing agency MediaTroopers has secured a permanent sports betting supplier license from the West Virginia Lottery. MediaTroopers has been operating in the US state…

26th February 2021

Colorado sports betting reaches new heights with record January

Colorado set new sports betting and handle records in January, with more than $1.5bn having been wagered in the US state since its regulated market…

18th February 2021

Canada’s single-event sports betting bill passes second reading

Canada’s parliament has passed the second reading of Bill C-218, the Safe and Regulated Sports Betting Act, with 303 votes in favor and 15 against.…

17th February 2021

Inspired scores Caribbean virtual sports deal with Cage

Inspired Entertainment has agreed a deal with The Cage Companies to provide its virtual sports products across the Caribbean. Under the agreement, Inspired will supply…

16th February 2021

BonusFinder receives Virginia affiliate license

Casino and sportsbook comparison site has been granted an affiliate license for the state of Virginia. The approval adds to the affiliate’s existing US…

15th February 2021

NY sports betting revenue up 75.7% in January

Commerical sports wagering revenue in New York jumped 75.7% year-on-year in January, according to new figures released by the New York State Gaming Commission. Gross…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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