Sports betting

19th January 2021

MGM Resorts decides against new Entain bid

MGM Resorts International has announced that it will not submit a firm offer to acquire its BetMGM joint venture partner Entain. The US casino giant…

19th January 2021

Virginia Lottery awards 26 sports betting vendor licenses

The Virginia Lottery has issued 26 sports betting vendor licenses to affiliates, payment providers and data suppliers ahead of the launch of the state’s regulated…

19th January 2021

DC Lottery betting handle growth fails to halt revenue decline in December

The DC Lottery reported a drop in sports betting revenue in December, despite an increase in its handle, while William Hill’s sportsbook at Washington DC’s…

18th January 2021

WynnBet expands market access to 7 US states

Wynn Resorts’ online gaming division, WynnBet, has increased its market access to include seven US states following a multi-year market access partnership with Elite Casino…

18th January 2021

Genius to form new holding company for NYSE listing

Genius Sports Group will form a new holding company, Galileo NewCo, for the proposed business combination with dMY Technology Group II that will see the…

15th January 2021

AZ Governor eyes sports betting in “modernized” gaming compact

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey has called on legislators in the US state to pursue a new “modernized” tribal gaming compact, outlining how this could open…

15th January 2021

Georgia legislature to consider new mobile sports betting bill

Georgia’s House of Representatives is to run the rule over a new bill that aims to legalize mobile sports betting in the state. Sponsored by…

15th January 2021

PlayUp sponsors NHL’s New Jersey Devils

Australian daily fantasy and sports betting operator PlayUp has secured an agreement with the National Hockey League (NHL)’s New Jersey Devils, which becomes the operator’s…

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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15th January 2021

NJ DGE rebukes operators for incentivizing reverse withdrawals

The New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) has issued a warning to its online licensees, after a review found a number were offering bonuses to players…

14th January 2021

GAN pens first Coolbet sportsbook deal in Virginia

iGaming solutions provider GAN has secured the first deal for its new Coolbet sportsbook after signing Letter of Intent (LoI) with an existing client in…

14th January 2021

CT legislators submit betting and igaming bill

A group of Connecticut legislators have put forward a proposal to legalise betting and igaming in the state, following Governor Ned Lamont’s support for legalisation.…

14th January 2021

Canada’s PASPA moment?

Canada has long been hailed as potentially lucrative territory for the industry, but the ban on single-event betting has stunted the legal market’s growth. With…

14th January 2021

State of the Union: New York, Adelson, New Jersey and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s plans for legal sports betting in the state,…

14th January 2021

theScore hails Q1 media revenue growth as betting handle soars

Canadian betting and media business theScore saw revenue fall 7.6% year-on-year in its first quarter, with a record performance from its media division offset by…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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