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Fox Bet signs multi-year partnership with MLB
Fox Bet has signed a multi-year deal to become an authorised gaming operator of Major League Baseball (MLB). Fox Bet will now...
San Manuel Casino becomes founding partner of Allegiant Stadium
San Manuel Band of Mission Indians has become the founding partner of Allegiant Stadium and the Las Vegas Raiders, starting in...
Red Tiger CEO: Operator mergers will inevitably cause more supplier consolidation
As the ink begins to dry on the £197m ($247.5m) deal signed by NetEnt and Red Tiger Gaming, Gambling Insider exclusively caught...
UFC and IMG Arena launch new live sports betting product
UFC and IMG Arena have come together to launch UFC Event Centre, a sports betting product which will present new opportunities...
Sportradar acquires Optima
Sportradar has confirmed the acquisition of omni-channel platform business Optima. The acquisition is effective immediately, although the data supplier has not revealed...
Churchill Downs to purchase Kentucky race track for $46m
Churchill Downs has signed an agreement to acquire Turfway Park in Florence, Kentucky from Jack Ohio, an affiliate of Jack Entertainment...
Where does Flutter – Stars Group merger leave William Hill?
Once upon a time, Paddy Power, Betfair, Sky Betting & Gaming (SBG), Ladbrokes, Coral, William Hill and Bet365 were all separate...
Analysis: The US is where Flutter – Stars Group merger really pays off
Maybe the news Flutter Entertainment agreed to acquire Stars Group wasn’t a shock to some investors. But a merged gaming company...
Analyst: Flutter – Stars Group synergy projections "aspirational at best"
Julian Buhagiar, Co-founder of RB Capital, has warned investors to expect a slow transition after Flutter Entertainment and Stars Group announced...
Flutter Entertainment reaches agreement to acquire Stars Group
Flutter Entertainment has reached an agreement to acquire Stars Group, creating a merged entity which would have generated £3.8bn ($4.66m) in...
Unibet launches sportsbook in Pennsylvania
Unibet has ventured into its second US market, opening its Pennsylvania sportsbook through a partnership with Mohegan Sun Pocono. Unibet launched its...
Opinion: DraftKings should look into acquiring Football Index
It is three years since DraftKings launched its daily fantasy sports (DFS) product in the UK. To date, it hasn’t had...
Unibet signs sponsorship deal with New Jersey Devils
The National Hockey League’s (NHL) New Jersey Devils has signed a multi-year sponsorship deal with Unibet. The sponsorship with Unibet will include...
Monaco announces BetCity as official Russian betting partner
French Ligue 1 football club AS Monaco has announced BetCity as its official Russian betting partner for the next two seasons. The...
SG Digital CEO: Sports betting performing even better than I thought it would
SG Digital CEO Jordan Levin caught up with Gambling Insider to discuss the supplier’s movements across Europe and the US, as...
Comment: The joys of how the Eldorado-Caesars merger was reported
Tim Poole breathes a sigh of relief as he compares covering the Eldorado/Caesars merger to his days of football transfer churnalism. Back...
NetEnt conference call: Will Red Tiger acquisition reverse supplier’s fortunes?
As Therese Hillman addressed investors about NetEnt's acquisition of Red Tiger Gaming, there was no doubt as to who the major...
NetEnt acquires Red Tiger for initial £197m fee
NetEnt has signed an agreement to acquire slot provider Red Tiger Gaming in an all-cash deal with an initial value of...
Better Collective acquires UK site for £2.2m
Better Collective has acquired UK-facing sports betting site mybettingsites.co.uk in a £2.2m ($2.6m) deal. The betting comparison site, formed in 2015, generated...
Caesars to sidestep Japanese casino license to focus on Eldorado merger
Caesars Entertainment will not apply for a casino license in Japan, instead focusing on its $17.3bn merger with Eldorado Resorts. With the...
Fox Bet CEO: “The opportunity to partner with Sky was too good to turn down”
Fox Bet CEO Robin Chhabra has spoken exclusively to Gambling Insider about the journey which ultimately led him to his new...
Las Vegas Sands abandons plans for Osaka casino
Las Vegas Sands has ended its interest in developing an integrated resort in Osaka, Japan. Despite being seen as a strong candidate,...
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...
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...
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...
Scotgold Resources appoints Sky Bet CEO as director
Scotgold Resources has appointed Ian Proctor as its Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Proctor is currently the CEO of Sky Betting and...
GiG sells Highroller to Ellmount Gaming
Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has reached an agreement to sell its B2C brand Highroller to Ellmount Gaming Ltd for €7m ($7.8m). Highroller...
Penn National sets launch date for sports betting at Iowa casino
Penn National Gaming will launch sports betting at Ameristar Casino Council Bluffs in Iowa on 15 August. Located in the Amerisports Bar...
Caesars H1 loss widens despite increased Las Vegas revenue
Caesars Entertainment has reported a 6% year-on-year net revenue growth for H1, to $4.34bn, crediting "solid performance" in Las Vegas. Q2 revenue...
Genius Sports announced as Serie A’s official data supplier
Genius Sports Group has been appointed Serie A’s exclusive data supplier for football betting, which will begin from the start of...
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