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26th October
Scientific Games awarded new instant games contract with Croatian National Lottery
Scientific Games has been awarded a new two-year contract with Hrvatska Lutrija that will see it continue to provide instant scratch...
26th October
Caesars and William Hill sign first joint NFL team sponsorship deal
William Hill and Caesars Entertainment have announced a sports betting partnership with NFL club Indianapolis Colts.  In their first...
26th October
AGA partners NHL to promote responsible gambling
The National Hockey League (NHL) has partnered with the American Gaming Association (AGA) for a public service campaign called 'Have...
26th October
Police raid illegal betting rackets for Indian Premier League
On Saturday, Gurugram Police arrested 20 people for allegedly betting on the Indian Premier League (IPL). The cricket tournament...
26th October
EFL backs gambling approach despite political scrutiny
The English Football League (EFL) has reiterated its strong relationship with the gambling sector amid heightened political scrutiny surrounding the...
26th October
Luckbox CEO: Esports betting will overtake traditional sports betting in my lifetime
Quentin Martin, CEO of esports  betting company Luckbox, says he is willing to “bet substantial amounts of money with anyone who...
23rd October
SSM Gaming handed $5,000 fine
The Nevada Gaming Commission has handed a $5,000 fine to Las Vegas slot-route operator SSM Gaming LLC.  In one...
23rd October
Simplebet CEO: “Micro-markets turn sports matches into millions of little games”
US sports betting firm Simplebet is looking to shake up the in-play US betting market, through its distinctive micro-market business model. The...
23rd October
Casino closures leads to 8% Q3 revenue drop for Svenska Spel
Svenska Spel has reported a revenue drop of 8% year-on-year for Q3 2020, with the casino closures brought about by the...
23rd October
Betsson posts 31% revenue rise for Q3
Betsson Group has seen its revenue rise by 31% year-on-year for Q3 2020, attributing the growth to an increased demand for...
23rd October
Belle Corp’s nine-month revenue falls 96%
Belle Corp’s net revenue for the first nine months of 2020 fell by 96% from PHP2.6bn last year to PHP93m ($1.9m). Excluding...
23rd October
BetVictor teams up with Bild to launch BildBet in Germany
BetVictor is set to launch a new German sports betting platform, BildBet, in partnership with German newspaper Bild. The launch will allow...
23rd October
Italian regulator fines Google over gambling advertising
The Autorità per le Garanzie nelle Comunicazioni (AGCOM), Italy’s communications regulator, has fined Google for reportedly violating the rules of the...
23rd October
Gambling adverts banned from NSW Big Bash League matches
Gambling advertisements have been banned from stadiums hosting Big Bash League cricket matches in New South Wales, Australia. In a...
22nd October
DraftKings partners with Peermont to launch new sportsbook in South Africa
DraftKings has announced the launch of a mobile and online sportsbook in South Africa, in partnership with Peermont Hotels, Gaming and...
22nd October
Tekkorp announces initial public offering of $250m
Tekkorp Digital Acquisition Corp has set out its intentions to become a public company after announcing the pricing of its initial...
22nd October
NetEnt Q3 revenue reaches $60m
NetEnt earned SEK521m ($60m) in revenue for Q3, a rise of 18% in comparison with the same period in 2019....
22nd October
Evolution revenue up 48% for Q3
Gaming supplier Evolution saw revenue of €140m ($165.9m) for the third quarter of 2020, a rise of 48% year-on-year. EBITDA for the...
22nd October
Celebrities could be banned from appearing in UK gambling ads
The body behind the UK code for advertising is expected to ban the presence of celebrities in betting and gambling...
22nd October
GVC appoints two new directors to its board
GVC Holdings has appointed two new directors to its board: on October 22, David Satz will join as an independent non-executive...
22nd October
Las Vegas Sands reports 82% year-on-year Q3 revenue decline
Casino operator Las Vegas Sands has reported an 82% year-on-year decline in revenue for Q3. Sands posted net revenue of...
21st October
Betsson reduces UK footprint to one brand
Betsson has announced it is to consolidate its UK business into one brand, by handing back three of the group’s four...
21st October
William Hill reports 4% online revenue growth for Q3
William Hill has reported that its Q3 online net revenue growth was 4% in the UK and 6% internationally. Retail...
21st October
Football Index joins the IBIA as affiliate member
Football Index has joined the International Betting Integrity Association (IBIA) as an affiliate member. The online betting platform, which allows its users...
21st October
William Hill claims local lockdowns could cost company £2m
William Hill has revealed a 9% drop in third-quarter revenue in its latest trading update, stating that local lockdowns could...
21st October
Manchester betting shops and casinos to close as city enters Tier 3 lockdown
Greater Manchester will enter a Tier 3 lockdown that is scheduled to start at 00:01am on Friday. More than 400...
21st October
Macau casinos expected to suffer $823m EBITDA loss for Q3
According to a Bloomberg survey of analyst estimates, Macau casinos will see a combined EBITDA loss of around $823m for the...
21st October
Tabcorp reports 6% decline in revenue for Q3
Australian racing and wagering company Tabcorp Holdings has revealed a 6% decline in revenue for Q3.  Announced by managing...
20th October
Betgenius extends in-play betting data partnership with Betway
Betway has signed an extended partnership with Betgenius to boost the operator’s in-play betting offering. Under the deal, Betgenius will provide the...
20th October
Spelinspektionen signs Memorandum of Understanding with Kansspelautoriteit
The Swedish Gambling Authority (Spelinspektionen) and the Netherlands Gaming Authority (Kansspelautoriteit) have entered into a Memorandum...
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