Sports betting

5th February 2020

Is the US industry headed for an RG reckoning?

The rapid roll-out of sports betting regulation across the US has provided a range of new opportunities for the industry. However, the National Council on…

5th February 2020

Tribal sports betting bill reintroduced in Arizona

A bill that would legalise land-based sports wagering at tribal casinos and bars in Arizona has been reintroduced into the state’s Senate. Sponsored by Senator…

5th February 2020

DraftKings appoints Thurmond to responsible gaming role

Sports wagering and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings has appointed Christine Thurmond as its new director of responsible gaming. Reporting to chief compliance officer Tim…

3rd February 2020

RI sports betting revenue reaches $12.0m in first half

The Rhode Island Lottery has reported sports betting revenue of $12.0m for the first half of the state’s 2020 financial year. Consumers wagered a total…

3rd February 2020

NCPG issues guidelines to payment providers

The National Council on Problem Gambling has issued new guidelines to payment providers, reminding them that they can play a “critical role” in reducing gambling-related…

3rd February 2020

New Hampshire sports betting handle reaches $17.3m in first month

Consumers in New Hampshire bet a total of $17.3m on sports during the first full month of legal wagering in the US state. The New…

31st January 2020

NJ bill would allow esports bets without DGE approval

New Jersey state representative Ralph Caputo has introduced a bill that would allow operators to take bets on esports without needing to ask for Division…

31st January 2020

BetRivers lands multi-state sports betting deal with Hooters

Rush Street Interactive (RSI) and its BetRivers.com sportsbook have entered into a multi-state online and mobile sports wagering partnership with restaurant chain Hooters. Under 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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31st January 2020

Stats Perform inks data deals with MLS and US Soccer

Sports data company Stats Perform have signed a deal with America’s leading soccer league, Major League Soccer (MLS), and football association US Soccer, to collect,…

31st January 2020

Clarion welcomes American Gaming Awards to ICE North America

Clarion Gaming has teamed up with Gambling.com Group to host the second edition of the affiliate giant’s Amercian Gambling Awards at May’s ICE North America…

31st January 2020

PointsBet reveals 169% turnover hike in Q2

PointsBet has announced a 169% year-on-year rise in turnover for the second quarter, reporting growth across both its Australian and US businesses, while the online…

31st January 2020

GAN set to beat financial targets in 2019

Gambling software supplier GAN has said that it expects to surpass its financial forecasts for 2019, with revenue set to grow by between 115% and…

30th January 2020

Nevada sets sports handle record for 2019

Sports bettors in Nevada wagered a record $5.32bn, up 6.1% from 2018’s previous record. The state’s casinos took in a total of $12.03bn in revenue…

30th January 2020

NIGC warns tribes of IGRA restrictions to sports betting deals

The National Indian Gaming Commission (NIGC) has released a new advisory bulletin that warns Native American tribes of key considerations and potential restrictions they face…

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