Sports betting

10th June 2022

NCPG secures US-wide licensing for gambling helpline

The National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG) has reached an agreement with the Council on Compulsive Gambling of New Jersey (CCGNJ) for the wider use…

9th June 2022

State of the Union: theScore, Las Vegas Sands, Caesars and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a market exit from one sports betting brand, as well as Las Vegas…

9th June 2022

Caesars launches new horse racing betting app in Florida and Ohio

The Caesars Sportsbook division of Caesars Entertainment and NYRA Bets, the official online wagering platform of the New York Racing Association (NYRA), have launched a…

9th June 2022

GiG signs first US deal since Sportnco merger with Maryland’s Crab Sports

Sports betting and igaming provider Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has announced a head-of-terms agreement with US sports betting brand Crab Sports. The deal with Crab…

7th June 2022

BCLC expands PlayNow.com into Saskatchewan

The British Colombia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) is to expand the reach of its PlayNow.com online gambling platform into the Saskatchewan province. Under a deal with…

7th June 2022

Virginia sports betting revenue and handle up year-on-year in April

The Virginia Lottery reported a year-on-year increase across both sports betting revenue and handle in the state during April. Player spending for the month amounted…

6th June 2022

theScore to exit US market

Canada-based online betting brand theScore Bet will exit the US market on July 1 in order to focus only on Canada while Penn National Gaming…

6th June 2022

Churchill Downs Incorporated names Katherine Armstrong SVP of HR

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) announced today that Katherine Armstrong has been chosen as its new senior vice president of human resources after the previous holder…

26th May 2022

Iowa sports betting dashboard: April 2022

Sports betting revenue in Iowa came to $12.4m in April 2022, up 37.7% year-on-year but down from March Online revenue was $11.6m, down slightly from…

26th May 2022

State of the Union: Zynga, Super Group, Michigan and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes take-Two’s $12.7bn deal to buy Zynga, as well as Q1 results from Super…

19th May 2022

Are trading teams leaving an edge on the table?

Small edges can make a big difference in soccer trading, yet, as Statsbomb chief marketing officer Simon Banoub explains, many businesses still rely on incomplete…

19th May 2022

An increasing appetite for free bets in the US

Kontempry Ltd, which operates a portfolio of aggregator and operator brands, has been mapping the ever-changing online betting landscape for decades and has recently expanded…

18th May 2022

The crucial role of affiliates in the US betting industry

The US gambling industry is in an evolutionary period. From new niche services launching to states passing gambling bills, any business looking to enter the…

16th May 2022

Missouri legislative session ends without legal sports betting

A bill that would permit sports wagering in Missouri made progress in the state House last week, but the legislative session ended before it could…