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13th August 2021

Betsson turns to Canada with Slapshot Media investment

Online operator Betsson has acquired 28% of Canadian start-up Slapshot Media Inc, for a purchase price of CAD$3m. Slapshot specialises in creating localised sports content,…

12th August 2021

State of the Union: DraftKings, Florida New York and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers major news involving DraftKings – both its acquisition of Golden Nugget Online Gaming…

12th August 2021

Rush Street Interactive invests in developer Boom Entertainment

Online casino and sports betting operator Rush Street Interactive (RSI) has made a minority investment in game developer and technology provider Boom Entertainment. Financial terms…

11th August 2021

Kambi agrees sports betting partnership with Island Luck

Kambi has entered a multi-year partnership with Bahamas-based operator Island Luck, which will see Kambi become the brand’s official online sports betting partner. This is…

10th August 2021

New York mobile betting license bidders revealed

The New York State Gaming Commission has revealed which operators have submitted proposals for mobile betting licenses within the state, with FanDuel, Kambi, Bet365, Fox…

10th August 2021

Global Gaming Women names Boyd’s Stratford as new president

Global Gaming Women (GGW), an industry group that focuses on the development of women in the gambling sector, has appointed Cassie Stratford of Boyd Gaming…

9th August 2021

DraftKings to acquire GNOG in $1.56bn deal

DraftKings has agreed to acquire 100% of Golden Nugget Online Gaming (GNOG) from Fertitta Entertainment, Inc in a $1.56bn all-stock deal that will see Tilman…

9th August 2021

DraftKings subpoenaed by SEC over Hindenburg allegations

US sportsbook giant DraftKings has revealed it received a subpoena from the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) concerning allegations made by a report from…

6th August 2021

DraftKings raises revenue guidance again but H1 losses grow to $650m

DraftKings increased its revenue guidance again after recording half-year revenue of $609.8m, up 282.3% from 2020, though losses also continued to grow as operating expenses…

5th August 2021

State of the Union: theScore, VICI, MGM and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, is highlighted by two multi-billion-dollar mergers, but also includes financial results from a number…

5th August 2021

Penn National to acquire theScore for $2.0bn as it seeks own platform

Penn National Gaming has agreed a deal to acquire Canada-based theScore in a $2.0bn cash-and-stock deal, with chief executive Jay Snowden suggesting he plans to…

4th August 2021

AGA supports use of single gambling helpline for responsible gambling campaigns

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has recommended that a single national gambling helpline should be used in advertising campaigns in order to promote responsible gambling…

29th July 2021

State of the Union: Las Vegas, Bally’s, Tipico and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes H1 results from a number of businesses including Bally’s, Churchill Downs Incorporated and…

28th July 2021

Treasure Island partners with GAN for online gaming launch

Treasure Island Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas has partnered with online gaming software provider GAN to launch an online gaming platform for the hotel’s…