$4.2bn boost for sports leagues is exclusive of a cut from the handle

Following on from last week’s headline study findings on the growing potential of sports betting to boost sports league income, the American Gaming Association...

IWG and Inspired to introduce instant win version of virtual sports

IWG, the supplier of online instant win games, and virtual sports specialist Inspired Entertainment have collaborated to deliver a brand new vertical for North American...

PowerPlay brand to serve up sports betting offer in Latin America

This week saw the official launch of Caribbean-based online gaming site PowerPlay.com. The new gaming brand is launching its offering to Caribbean and Central American...

Wilson brings extensive US experience to William Hill board

William Hill has appointed Gordon Wilson, president and CEO of Travelport, to its board of directors as an independent non-executive director effective from January 2 2019....

SugarHouse presents $1m charity check to Penn Treaty foundation

SugarHouse Casino presented its annual $1m contribution to the Penn Treaty Special Services District during the Penn Treaty SSD Community Service Awards this week....

theScore shows consistent growth in latest financials

theScore Inc, a provider of digital sports news and data to North American sports bettors, has announced its financial results for the three and...

Washington DC getting closer to offering legal sports wagering

The possibility of legal sportsbooks opening for business in Washington DC has become more distinct following a hearing this week on the Sports Wagering...

MLB and NBA to gain significantly from newly regulated sports betting

Annual revenues for Major League Baseball (MLB) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) have the potential to increase by $1.1bn and $585m, respectively, due...

Harrahs to host NCLGS Winter Meeting with focus on historical horse racing

The fast-emerging activity of historical horse racing will be the focus of the Committee on Pari-Mutuels when the National Council of Legislators from Gaming...

Clark – a natural problem solver – joins Caesars board of directors

Caesars Entertainment Corporation has appointed Denise M. Clark to its board of directors, subject to required regulatory approvals. Clark currently serves as a member of the board...

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Jamul Indian Village takes major role at Women in Tribal Gaming Symposium

Jamul Indian Village (JIV) of California, one of 13 federally recognized tribes that are part of the Kumeyaay Nation, will have a major role...

Startups to vie for $100,000 ‘First Pitch’ prize at Betting on Sports America 

Betting on Sports America 2020 is to showcase the energy and creativity of the startup community when it stages the inaugural First Pitch contest...

Major operator CEOs confirmed for Betting on Sports America 2020

Betting on Sports America 2020’s status as the unmissable forum where all the key players gather to learn about future developments in the US...

GLI Regulators Roundtable ready to tackle industry’s most timely topics

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) will host hundreds of regulators at its 20th annual North American Regulators Roundtable taking place on March 4 and 5...