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22nd August
Four Swedish operators fined for accepting bets on competitions with underage players
The Swedish Gambling Authority (SGA) has fined four licensed operators for accepting bets on events in which the majority of participants...
22nd August
Sportech revenue down for H1 amid restructuring
Sportech reported a 2% year-on-year fall in revenue to £32.6m ($39.5m) for H1 2019, with a decrease in adjusted EBITDA of...
22nd August
Rank Group announces small revenue fall, while digital growth continues
The Rank Group has announced a 0.25% fall in year-on-year group revenue to £729.5m ($885.1m) for the six months ending 30...
22nd August
Exclusive: Playtech CEO defends net profit drop and updates on US plans
Gambling Insider caught up with Playtech CEO Mor Weizer following the announcement of the supplier's H1 esults. Revenue increased 69% to...
22nd August
Global Gaming CEO exclusive: 'The Swedish Gambling Authority made a mistake by enforcing a law that is unclear'
Global Gaming CEO Tobias Fagerlund wants to set the record straight after the revocation of subsidiary SafeEnt's Swedish license halted operations...
22nd August
Kambi extends DraftKings deal
Kambi has signed a multi-year extension to the supplier's sportsbook contract with DraftKings, extending the partnership into eight additional states. The original...
22nd August
Snaitech acquisition boosts Playtech H1 revenue
Playtech reported a 69% year-on-year growth in revenue year-on-year to €736.1m ($817.4m) for H1 2019. Italian operator Snaitech was the group’s standout...
21st August
Gambling.com continues on growth trajectory as Q2 revenue improves
Gambling.com Group generated revenue of €4.4m ($4.8m) for Q2, a 17% increase year-on-year, which the affiliate describes as being all organic. This...
21st August
Betfair Australia set to introduce Hong Kong horseracing markets against HKJC wishes
Betfair Australia will offer its online betting exchange to both Hong Kong’s horseracing tracks, Happy Valley and Sha Tin Races, without...
21st August
ASA bans Football Index advert for using young footballers
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned a paid-for Facebook advert from Football Index for the use of underage footballers. The advert...
21st August
William Hill will not sponsor ring in Joshua vs. Ruiz rematch in Saudi Arabia
William Hill will be unable to sponsor the ring for the heavyweight world title boxing match between Anthony Joshua and Andy...
21st August
China calls on Philippines to ban online gambling
The Chinese Government has asked the Philippines to ban all online gambling activity, amid growing concerns of illegal employment. On Monday, the Philippines...
20th August
BetVictor debuts Smart Cards horseracing product
BetVictor has launched its new Smart Cards product, which provides live horseracing updates to assist players when betting. The technology, developed in...
20th August
Rymax exec: We should talk more about the benefits new casinos bring to communities
Rymax SVP of Sales Paul Gordon believes the casino industry needs to start fighting its own corner when discussing its impact...
20th August
Aspire praises B2B performance as Q2 revenue grows 32%
Aspire Global saw its Q2 revenue increase 32% year-on-year to €32.8m ($36.4m), with its B2B sector contributing 60% of the total. For...
20th August
Scientific Games CEO: Slow approach will drive value to sports betting operations
Barry Cottle, Scientific Games CEO, believes the ultimate solution for sports betting in the US market is to let players make...
19th August
Penn National to launch Indiana sportsbook
Penn National Gaming will launch a new sportsbook at Ameristar Casino East Chicago on 1 September, in its latest move to...
19th August
AGS CEO: 15 years ago, the gaming industry was the “boys’ club of America”
AGS President and CEO David Lopez has praised the transformation undergone by the US gaming industry over the past two decades. Speaking...
19th August
Kindred fined by Dutch regulator for offering online gambling
Trannel International, a subsidiary of Kindred Group, has been fined by the Kansspelautoriteit (KSA) in the Netherlands for offering online gambling...
19th August
Flat growth for Pennsylvania July gaming revenue; sports betting makes $2.9m
Total gaming revenue generated in Pennsylvania for July was $281.5m, up 1% year-on-year, with sports betting making $2.9m. Parx Casino generated the...
19th August
Catena Media revenue and EBITDA down for H1
Catena Media’s Q2 revenue fell 9% to €23.7m ($26.3m), resulting in a 0.4% decrease in H1 revenue to €49.8m. EBITDA also fell...
19th August
New gambling sponsorship deals for Wolfsburg and Mallorca
German Bundesliga football team Wolfsburg has confirmed Ballbet as its new official Asian betting partner for the next two seasons. Ballbet will...
19th August
Cambodia bans online gambling
The Cambodian Government has announced it will no longer issue licenses to online gambling businesses, and will not permit the renewal...
16th August
DoJ to appeal New Hampshire Wire Act ruling
The Department of Justice (DoJ) will appeal a ruling in New Hampshire earlier this year against its Federal Wire Act reinterpretation. In...
16th August
GambleAware launches second wave of Bet Regret campaign
GambleAware is encouraging bettors to “think twice or you’ll bet regret it” in its most recent activity for its safer gambling...
16th August
FanDuel secures MLB deal
FanDuel has signed a multi-year agreement with MLB that makes the sportsbook operator the official gaming partner of the league. The agreement...
16th August
Massachusetts casinos generate $81m GGR for July
The Massachusetts Gaming Commission reported $81m in gross gaming revenue (GGR) was generated across Plainridge Park Casino, MGM Springfield and Encore...
16th August
At The Races CEO: "Horseracing aims to resonate with the public on a regular basis”
Sky Sports Racing launched its own channel in January and Gambling Insider caught up with At The Races CEO, Matthew Imi,...
15th August
GVC CEO labels 32Red’s Wayne Rooney deal a “complete own goal”
Kenny Alexander, CEO of GVC Holdings, has criticised a recent sponsorship agreement between 32Red and Derby County, calling it "preposterous and...
15th August
Global Gaming reports “most turbulent and difficult” H1 following revocation of Swedish license
Revenue at Global Gaming fell 42% year-on-year to SEK 132.2m ($13.8m) for Q2, with a 31% decrease in total H1 revenue...
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