Sports betting

6th May 2020

Nascar’s Warfield: “esports’ incredible trajectory has been accelerated”

The eNASCAR Pro Invitational esports racing league launched in the wake of the postponement of its real-world live events has smashed TV rating records and…

6th May 2020

QL Gaming acquires sports forecasting service Accuscore

Sports data and affiliate business the QL Gaming Group has acquired Finnish sports forecasting company Accuscore and raised $1.1m in a new round of funding.…

6th May 2020

OK AG: Governor lacked authority to strike tribal compacts

Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter has issued an official opinion stating that Governor Kevin Stitt lacks authority to agree compacts with Indian gaming tribes that…

5th May 2020

Q&A: TGA’s Andrew Spencer on ‘phoenix planning’

With ICE North America Digital starting next week, iGB North America caught up with Clarion Gaming’s Head of Education and Training, Andrew Spencer to discuss…

1st May 2020

Nascar sets out plans to resume racing on May 17

Organizers of the Nascar motor-racing series have announced plans to resume racing on 17 May with a Nascar Cup Series event at the Darlington Raceway…

1st May 2020

Colorado sports betting launches

Legal wagering launched in Colorado on May 1, with four operators going live, while a further tranche of licenses were handed out at yesterday’s Limited…

30th April 2020

State of the Union: SBTech-DraftKings, Nevada, Tennessee and more

This week’s state of the union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers approval from Diamond Eagle Acquisition Corp. for the acquisition of DraftKings and SBTech,…

30th April 2020

On the bubble

While sports betting is in the ascendancy across the US, its relationship with one of the country’s most popular sporting categories remains deeply complicated. Daniel…

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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30th April 2020

Impairment expenses push CDI to loss in Q1

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has posted a net loss of $23.4m for the first quarter, primarily due to write-downs of business assets. Net revenue in…

29th April 2020

Covid-19 cuts into Nevada gaming revenue in March

The closure of Nevada’s casinos from 17 March as a result of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic has resulted in gaming revenue falling 39.6% year-on-year,…

28th April 2020

Rhode Island betting revenue down 45.6% in March

The Rhode Island Lottery has reported a 45.6% year-on-year decline in sports betting revenue for March, following the suspension of sporting action and closure of…

28th April 2020

PointsBet Q3 revenue more than doubles due to US, Aus growth

PointsBet took in net win revenue of AUD$18.7m (£9.7m/€11.2m/US$12.2m) in the third quarter of its fiscal year, up 139.7%, as its business in both Australia…

24th April 2020

DEAC shareholders approve SBTech-DraftKings merger

Shareholders of Diamond Eagle Acquisition Corp. have approved the acquisitions of DraftKings and SBTech and the public listing of the new entity. At a shareholders’…

23rd April 2020

Churchill Downs to host virtual Kentucky Derby

Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) is to stage a virtual edition of the annual Kentucky Derby horse racing event to help raise money for novel coronavirus…

iGB North America Magazine Issue 45

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