Sports betting

9th November 2020

Amelco and Sportradar launch in Tennessee with Action247

Sports betting software and trading services provider Amelco and Sportradar have rolled out a full platform and managed trading services (MTS) solution with Tennessee-based online…

9th November 2020

Iowa sports betting revenue up 60.8% in October

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission revealed that sports betting revenue rose 60.8% year-on-year in October, aided by strong growth in online handle for the…

6th November 2020

Penn National opens first Barstool retail sportsbook

Penn National Gaming (PNG) has announced has announced the launch of its first Barstool Sports-branded retail sportsbook in the US. The Barstool-branded sports betting facility…

5th November 2020

State of the Union: Elections, Scientific Games, Tennessee and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers ballot results in Maryland, Louisiana and South Dakota, the launch of legal sports…

5th November 2020

SG sees igaming and lottery growth offset by gaming declines in Q3

Scientific Games reported an 18.4% year-on-year decline in revenue for the third quarter of 2020, after growth in its lottery, digital and social gaming arm…

4th November 2020

PlayUp raises $25m for US launch

Australia-based betting operator PlayUp has raised $25m to fund its entry into the US market. PlayUp, which is already licensed in New Jersey and Colorado,…

4th November 2020

SBUSA: Bringing betting content to the mainstream

SportsGrid president Louis Maione and The Action Network CEO Patrick Keane are both slated to discuss the trend of sports betting and media crossover at…

4th November 2020

Canadian MP to reintroduce single event betting bill

A bill that would repeal existing laws and make it legal for Canadians to wager on single sporting events is to be reintroduced into 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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4th November 2020

Acroud signs LoI to acquire US tipster company

iGaming affiliate business Acroud AB (formerly Net Gaming) has signed a letter of intent (LoI) to acquire an unnamed “fast-growing US tipster company” for an…

4th November 2020

Voters in Maryland, Louisiana and South Dakota back sports betting

Sports betting is coming to Louisiana, Maryland and South Dakota, after voters backed measures on yesterday’s (November 3) election ballot to regulate the vertical.  In…

3rd November 2020

NFL Players Association purchases stake in Monkey Knife Fight

The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) has acquired a stake in daily fantasy sports (DFS) operator Monkey Knife Fight. Under the arrangement, the NFLPA…

3rd November 2020

DraftKings scores first golf partnership with DeChambeau

Sports betting and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has secured its first deal with a professional golfer by entering a partnership with US player Bryson…

3rd November 2020

FanDuel nets partnership with NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies

Daily fantasy and sports betting operator FanDuel has struck a new strategic partnership with Tennessee-based National Basketball Association (NBA) team, the Memphis Grizzlies. The multi-year…

3rd November 2020

DC Lottery issues warning over illegal sports betting

The Washington DC Office of Lottery and Gaming (OLG) has warned consumers, media outlets and marketing agencies in the US capital city about the dangers…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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