Sports betting

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

Transformational 2020 sees Flutter revenue reach £4.40bn

Flutter Entertainment’s revenue more than doubled on a like-for-like basis in 2020, after the operator completed its acquisition of The Stars Group and bought out…

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

BetMGM in US first with Borussia Dortmund partnership

MGM-Entain joint venture BetMGM has become the first US betting operator to partner with a German soccer club, striking a deal with Bundesliga giants Borussia…

1st March 2021

theScore raises $186.3m in over-allotted IPO

TheScore parent Score Media and Gaming has raised $186.3m after selling 6.9m shares in its initial public offering (IPO) on the Nasdaq exchange. The Canada-based…

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…

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

DraftKings ends 2020 with strong Q4 showing as revenue grows 98%

DraftKings’ full-year revenue for 2020 finished up 49.0%, after the daily fantasy and sports betting operator ended the year by almost doubling revenue in the…

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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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…

25th February 2021

Nevada sportsbooks enjoy strong start to 2021

Nevada gaming revenue improved month-over-month in January, though lagged behind prior year levels, while the state’s sportsbooks posted strong figures for the month.  January revenue…

25th February 2021

theScore sets pricing for IPO at $27 per share

Score Media and Gaming (theScore) has announced the pricing of the public offering of its Class A subordinate voting shares in the United States and…

25th February 2021

State of the Union: Illinois, DraftKings, CDI and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a bill to legalise online casino gaming in Illinois, figures from the American…

25th February 2021

DraftKings recruits MLB icon Cal Ripken Jr as advisor

DraftKings has appointed Major League Baseball Hall of Famer and entrepreneur Cal Ripken Jr as a special advisor to its board of directors. Ripken, the…

25th February 2021

WatchandWager extends marketing partnership with AretoNet

Advance-deposit wagering operator and Webis Holdings subsidiary WatchandWager (WaW) has extended its data and marketing agreement with AretoNet for a further two years. The US-based…

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