Sports betting

3rd September 2021

OLG surpasses CAN$1m in wagers during online sportsbook’s first week

Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has processed more than CAN$1m in sports bets during the first week of operating its new online sportsbook. Proline+…

3rd September 2021

Delaware sports betting slump continues in July and August

Results published by the Delaware Sports Lottery show that sports betting revenues in the state remained low over July and August, with both months’ figures…

3rd September 2021

Colorado betting revenue jumps to $15.7m in July despite handle drop

Sports betting revenue in Colorado rocketed 201.9% year-on-year to $15.7m in July, despite player spending in the state slipping to its lowest monthly total since…

2nd September 2021

State of the Union: Canada, California, Arizona and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes the legalization of sports betting in Canada, and major sports betting developments in…

2nd September 2021

Connecticut approves provisional sports betting regulations ahead of market launch

The Connecticut General Assembly’s Regulation Review Committee has approved regulations for sports betting and online gaming within the state.  If all requirements are met for…

2nd September 2021

Grand Central to launch Elys-powered sportsbook in Washington DC

Interactive gaming company Elys Game Technology (Elys) and independently owned operator Grand Central have received a Class B operator license from the District of Columbia’s…

2nd September 2021

DraftKings, Genius, BetMGM receive Wyoming sports betting licenses

The state of Wyoming has granted sports betting licenses to major operators as its sports betting market launches, with DraftKings, Genius Sports and BetMGM among…

2nd September 2021

VA sports betting revenue drops in July as handle hits low

Sports betting revenue in Virginia slipped 14.8% month-on-month as the state saw its handle fall to the lowest monthly total since the market launched in…

1st September 2021

New Jersey iGaming Dashboard – August 2021

New Jersey again recorded its highest ever igaming revenue in July 2021, as operators in the state took in $118.7m. iGaming Business and Ficom Leisure…

1st September 2021

Spotlight acquires Alarm Sports Network to enter US fantasy market

Racing Post owner Spotlight Sports Group has announced its acquisition of fantasy sports technology and media company Alarm Sports Network (ASN).  ASN’s consumer sports platforms…

1st September 2021

Kindred launches Unibet mobile sportsbook in Iowa

Unibet, Kindred’s flagship brand, has expanded into Iowa as part of its multi-state partnership with Caesars. Kindred has launched its mobile sportsbook in partnership with…

1st September 2021

Fubo Gaming approved for Iowa launch, secures Arizona market access

Fubo Gaming, the betting subsidiary of streaming provider FuboTV, secured approval to launch online sports betting in Iowa and also agreed a market access deal…

1st September 2021

Contrasting approaches to US sports betting customer acquisition

With user acquisition costs are unsustainably high, the pressure is on the industry to find ways to bring new players on board at a lower…

1st September 2021

Operators launch ballot measure to bring sports betting to California

A number of leading US commercial operators have announced a new ballot measure that would bring legal statewide online sports betting to California. The measure,…