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13th December
Whistle-to-whistle UK ban could be the start of wholesale changes, says consultant
Gambling PR consultant Alex Donohue believes operators should prepare themselves for further scrutiny despite agreeing a voluntary whistle-to-whistle advertising ban. The Industry...
13th December
MRG and Bethard granted gaming license in Sweden
Swedish regulators have awarded three more gambling licenses, with MRG, Bethard and Evoke Gaming approved for online gambling and betting in...
13th December
New Jersey gaming revenue up 25% for November
New Jersey's total gaming revenue for November rose 25% year-on-year to $257.4m. The Garden State saw casino win grow 13% to $209.2m,...
13th December
Whistle-to-whistle UK gambling ad ban confirmed
The Industry Group for Responsible Gambling (IGRG) will implement a whistle-to-whistle ban on all TV betting adverts during pre-watershed live sport. Members...
12th December
The Stars Group agrees deal as NBA's authorised gaming operator
The Stars Group has signed a multi-year partnership to become the NBA’s authorised gaming operator. As part of the agreement, the Stars...
11th December
Betway secures Swedish online license
The Swedish gambling regulator has approved four new companies to operate in the country, including operator Betway. The Malta-based business can now...
11th December
Debate: Is a complete gambling ad ban during live sport in the UK necessary?
Before confirmation that the Industry Group for Responsible Gambling (IGRG) will implement a whistle-to-whistle ban on all TV betting adverts during pre-watershed...
11th December
Sportradar signs multi-year NASCAR partnership
Sportradar has signed a multi-year partnership to provide integrity services for NASCAR. The sports data supplier will provide its Fraud Detection System...
11th December
New SBTech COO exclusive: My experience will benefit the company
SBTech's new Chief Operating Officer Dave Hammond spoke exclusively to Gambling Insider after his appointment, discussing his new position and what can be...
10th December
Missouri sports betting bill includes 1% royalty fee
A sports betting bill has been pre-filed in Missouri that includes charging licensed sportsbooks a form of integrity fee. Sports betting is...
7th December
Pennsylvania gambling surpasses $385m in first year of new law
Gambling has brought Pennsylvania more than $385m during its first year since a gambling expansion bill was passed. Since late 2017, Pennsylvania...
6th December
The launch of Sky Sports Racing: What success will the new channel bring?
Alex Hammond will be the first face viewers will see when Sky Sports Racing goes live on 1 January 2019. The...
6th December
Voluntary whistle-to-whistle UK ad ban yet to be finalised
A voluntary ban on gambling advertising during sporting events in the UK is yet to be finalised, Gambling Insider understands. The BBC reported a...
6th December
SBTech hires former Paddy Power Betfair exec as new COO
SBTech has appointed former Paddy Power Betfair B2B Director Dave Hammond as its new Chief Operating Officer. Hammond joins the supplier on...
5th December
Draft bill would give federal government final say on sports betting
A draft of a federal sports betting bill, which would give the federal government final say on states legalising sports betting,...
4th December
Kindred and Kambi expand relationship to cover Unibet New Jersey
Kindred Group has reached an agreement with Kambi to extend the pair’s current agreement, allowing Kindred to use the supplier’s sports...
3rd December
Boston Red Sox CEO: Legalised sports betting will engage MLB fans
Boston Red Sox President and CEO Sam Kennedy believes legalised US sports betting’s main impact will be increased fan engagement. According to...
3rd December
Don Best deal will specify US offering, says SG Digital exec
SG Digital's acquisition of Don Best Sports tailors the supplier to the US market, according to Keith O’Loughlin, Senior Vice President...
30th November
Betegy CEO: Data is going to transform sports betting
Betegy CEO & Founder Alex Kornilov believes sports betting companies can win player hearts through the use of big data. Giving a...
30th November
Australia creates first national framework to protect gamblers
Governments across Australia are formally committed to the National Consumer Protection Framework for online wagering, expected to be rolled out in...
29th November
MGM Resorts CEO speaks out against integrity fees after MLB deal
MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren has spoken out against the concept of an integrity fee in US sports betting. The operator...
29th November
Spain’s online Q3 results show betting market growth
Spain’s online gambling market generated €181.7m ($206.4m) gross gaming revenue (GGR) for Q3, rising 30% year-on-year. The figures reported by the Dirección General...
29th November
SG Digital to supply MTS to Caesars
SG Digital’s Managed Trading Service (MTS) will be implemented in Caesars Entertainment properties in both New Jersey and Mississippi. The platform has...
29th November
GiG signs US sports betting deal with Hard Rock
Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) will supply its online, omni-channel sportsbook to US operator Hard Rock International. Hard Rock will be provided with...
28th November
Gambling.com CEO: Affiliates must help educate US sports bettors
Gambling.com Group CEO Charles Gillespie believes affiliates have an "important role to play" in educating US sports bettors. Since the repeal of...
28th November
Sportradar and Genius Sports agree landmark NBA deal
The NBA has announced its first betting data partnership in the US, joining forces with Sportradar and Genius Sports. As part of...
28th November
Nevada gaming and sports betting revenue rise in October
Total gaming revenue in Nevada saw a 7% year-on-year rise to $1.06bn for the month of October. This was helped by sports...
28th November
US gaming execs form SWIMA to help prevent fraud
Executives from MGM Resorts International and Caesars Entertainment became founding members of the Sports Wagering Integrity Monitoring Association (SWIMA). SWIMA is a...
27th November
Debate: Has GambleAware hit the target with its new football-related campaign?
GambleAware has recently launched a new advert targeting problem gamblers in the UK (you can watch the embedded advert below). The charity...
27th November
Geoff Freeman exclusive: How we united the gaming industry
After five years as CEO of the American Gaming Association (AGA), it didn’t take Geoff Freeman long to return to a...
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