Shareholders learn of Sportech’s ‘America first’ strategy

The governance of London-listed betting and racing systems provider Sportech Plc has told investors at its recent annual general meeting that expansion of its US...

Lawsuit against the major sports leagues could be a tough case to prove

As well as being the front-runner in the race to offer the first legal sports wager outside of Nevada, New Jersey is now making...

Senator urges all 50 states to stand strong against integrity fee proposals

New Jersey Democratic state senate president Steve Sweeney has issued a clarion call to all 50 US states to stand firm and reject any...

Louisiana riverboat casinos can look forward to a move onto dry land

Louisiana governor John Bel has signed a bill this week that will enable the state’s riverboat casinos to move onto nearby land. The bill...

NAGRA Conference to hear from regulators and Global Gaming Women

The countdown to this year’s North American Gaming Regulators Association (NAGRA) continues, where delegates can look forward to working together with agencies that regulate...

Sports betting in the US – the state of the nation

The race is on as US states outside of Nevada seek to begin offering legal sports betting services for the first time in over...

Delaware extends lottery platform deal with 888

Online gaming firm 888 has extended its contract with the Delaware Lottery for a further two years to continue powering the state platform. 888’s...

Paddy Power Betfair boosts US footprint with FanDuel acquisition

In a surprise move, the governance of Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) has confirmed that it will create a new US facing subsidiary combining its...

No need for federal intervention in sports betting legislation

Legislation of sports betting in the US should be free of federal government interference, because many states already have the regulations, infrastructure and experienced...

Borgata poised to take sports wagering the moment regulations are in place

Atlantic City’s biggest casino, The Borgata, is preparing for legalised sports betting with a renaming of its existing race book facility which will now...

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Colombia to be recognised with prestigious award at Juegos Miami

Colombia is set to take the title of Jurisdiction of the Year at this year’s  Juegos Miami, the C-Level event for the Pan Latin...

SBC coming to America with Betting on Sports conference

Sports betting specialist SBC Events, organiser of global conferences Betting on Football & Betting on Sports, is bringing its expertise to America in order...

Technology to the fore at Canadian Gaming Summit

The Canadian Gaming Association is gearing up for the latest edition of its Canadian Gaming Summit, due to take place from June 18 to...
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The real competitive threat in US sports betting sector – VIDEO

The biggest competitive threat facing suitors to a newly regulated American sports betting sector will hail from the long established and unregulated offshore betting...