Sports betting

10th June 2021

DraftKings to collaborate with AGA responsible betting campaign

DraftKings has announced a collaboration with the American Gaming Association’s (AGA) “Have a Game Plan, Bet Responsibly” campaign. The campaign will be featured on DraftKings’…

10th June 2021

Fine Lines

Sports betting and igaming regulation is sweeping the States, and in territories where tribes hold exclusive rights or market-leading positions, they are having to weigh…

10th June 2021

State of the Union: IBIA-H2, Bally’s, Smarkets and more

This week’s state of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a new report from the IBIA and H2 Gambling Capital, Bally’s acquisition of…

10th June 2021

Smarkets receives investment from Susquehanna to expand US presence

Betting exchange operator Smarkets has announced a series B investment from Susquehanna Growth Equity, which will help Smarkets to increase its expansion across the US.…

10th June 2021

PointsBet secures Maryland market access deal with Riverboat Group

Sportsbook operator PointsBet has entered into an agreement with the Riverboat Group’s Riverboat on-the-Potomac venue in Maryland to secure market access in the US state.…

9th June 2021

IBIA-H2 report hails NV and NJ regulatory regimes, but ranks Canada 19th of 20

A new report from  the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) and H2 Gambling Capital has ranked New Jersey and Nevada among the strongest regulated online…

9th June 2021

Detroit casino revenue edges up month-on-month in May

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has reported a slight month-on-month rise in revenue from the three land-based commercial casinos in Detroit, with revenue up…

9th June 2021

MGM names Mandadi first chief strategy, innovation and technology officer

MGM Resorts International has appointed former Disney executive Tilak Mandadi to the newly created position of chief strategy, innovation and technology officer. In the new…

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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8th June 2021

Louisiana Governor signs off on sports betting tax bill

Louisiana has taken a step closer to legal sports wagering after Governor John Bel Edwards signed the first of two bills required to regulate betting…

7th June 2021

Oregon sports betting revenue up 293.0% YoY in May but down from April

The Oregon Lottery has reported a 293.0% year-on-year increase in sports betting revenue to $2.4m in May, while the US state’s handle also jumped 280.8%…

7th June 2021

BetMGM becomes exclusive betting partner of The Hockey News

BetMGM has agreed a deal to become the exclusive sports betting partner of ice hockey publication The Hockey News. Under the deal, The Hockey News…

4th June 2021

OlyBet scores Baltics partnership with NHL

OlyBet, a subsidiary of the Olympic Entertainment Group, has entered into a new regional partnership with North America’s National Hockey League (NHL). Under the agreement,…

4th June 2021

Playmaker commences trading on TSXV and names Cassaday as new COO

Digital sports media business Playmaker has begun trading TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) in Toronto, Canada and also announced the appointment of Jake Cassaday as its…

3rd June 2021

State of the Union: Better Collective, Connecticut, Bally’s and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes a number of high-profile mergers and acquisitions, including Better Collective’s deal to acquire…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 47

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