Sports betting

17th December 2020

FanDuel partners Cage in South America and the Caribbean

Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has entered a strategic business agreement with The Cage Companies to launch online and retail sportsbooks in South America and the…

17th December 2020

New York sports betting revenue doubles in November

Gross gaming revenue from sports betting in the state of New York doubled year-on-year in November to $2.6m, according to new figures published by the…

16th December 2020

GLMS elects OLG operations chief to executive committee

The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), the betting integrity watchdog for the lottery industry, has elected Lori Sullivan, chief operating officer of Canadian provincial operator…

16th December 2020

William Hill sees marginal DC betting revenue growth in November

Both William Hill’s sportsbook at Washington DC’s Capital One Arena and the DC Lottery’s Gambet app saw stakes dip – though revenue increase – in…

16th December 2020

Mississippi sports betting revenue more than doubles in November

Sports wagering revenue in Mississippi more than doubled year-on-year during November, despite a slight decline in the US state’s handle. Revenue for the month amounted…

15th December 2020

Penn National enters Maryland through Hollywood Casino deal

Penn National Gaming is to enter the Maryland market ahead of the introduction of legal sports betting in the state after agreeing a deal to…

15th December 2020

Stars and Fox Bet veterans to lead new Hard Rock Digital venture

Hard Rock International has struck a joint venture with a trio of former Stars Group executives, including ex-chief executive Rafi Ashkenazi, to significantly expand the…

15th December 2020

New Jersey sports betting handle passes $900m in November

New Jersey became the first US state to generate more than $900m in sports betting handle in a calendar month during November. Total sports wagering…

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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14th December 2020

FanDuel launches new sportsbook in WV with Scientific Games

FanDuel Group has relaunched its West Virginia online sportsbook with Scientific Games’ OpenBet, the first state to launch on the platform after parent company Flutter…

14th December 2020

Genius Sports Group acquires scoreboard data supplier Sportzcast

Sports data provider Genius Sports Group has agreed to acquire Sportzcast, a US sports data distribution system manufacturer. Sportzcast produced Scorebot, a program that delivers…

14th December 2020

Iowa betting revenue rockets in November

The Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission (IRGC) has reported a 125.0% year-on-year rise in sports betting revenue in November, after amounts wagered grew 47.1% for…

11th December 2020

DraftKings becomes official partner of NHL’s Nashville Predators

DraftKings has signed a deal to become the official daily fantasy sports provider and an official sports betting operator of the National Hockey League (NHL)’s…

11th December 2020

Michigan issues 15 provisional online sports betting and igaming licenses

The Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) has approved provisional licenses for 15 platform providers to support commercial and tribal casinos in the state with online…

10th December 2020

Indiana sets new monthly sports betting records in November

Indiana set new monthly records for sports betting revenue and handle during November, according to new figures released by the state’s regulator. Revenue for the…

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