Activist fund HG Vora bets on William Hill’s strong US prospects

HG Vora Capital, a New York activist hedge fund led by former Goldman Sachs' VP Parag Vora, has acquired a 5.1% stake in William...

GVC links up with RG24seven to deliver responsible gambling training

GVC Holdings will continue to provide responsible gambling training for its US staff after entering into a new partnership with video-based responsible gaming training...

SportsHandle: That was the week that was in US sports betting

SportsHandle and friends deliver another round-up of the week’s big developments in US sports betting. New Jersey, New Record: NJ Sportsbooks Handle $668M In August,...

NetEnt makes West Virginia debut with GVC and MGM

NetEnt has expanded its reach across the US market by inking a new partnership with igaming and sports betting operator BetMGM after receiving a...

Illinois’ sportsbooks prosper from remote registrations

Illinois was able to open the door to a ‘remarkable July’ as sportsbooks took advantage of the executive order which temporarily permitted remote registration...

theScore Bet continues expansion with Indiana launch

Score Media and Gaming has confirmed that it has gone live in Indiana with theScore Bet app, building on its expansion across regulated markets. theScore...

NASCAR and AGA encourage bettors to ‘know when to pit’

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has teamed up with NASCAR to educate fans on responsible sports betting through the AGA’s ‘Have a Game Plan....

Digital Gaming Corporation makes New Jersey debut with BetMGM

Digital Gaming Corporation (DGC) has made its US debut in New Jersey, launching its suite of online slot games with partner BetMGM, the joint...

Simplebet and FanDuel offer new free-to-play ‘micro-markets’ game

Sports betting technology firm Simplebet has joined up with sportsbook operator FanDuel to offer a free-to-play (FTP) game available in both the latter’s sportsbook...

Cautious Playtech focuses on US and LatAm growth in interim report

Playtech Plc has published its 2020 interim results for the period ended June 30, citing a cautious approach for future trading and underlining the...

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Bill Miller: responsible marketing code puts sports bettors first

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has activated the enforcement process associated with its Responsible Marketing Code for Sports Wagering. The self-regulated, industry-wide program, which...

Future of sports betting: Technology, branding and SPACs

As more and more states begin to open up to legalized sports betting, building a strong brand awareness is key to gaining a greater...

Politzer: Investors will come to appreciate the value of the US igaming market

Interest in the US sports betting market couldn’t be higher from an investor point of view, explained Daniel Politzer, VP of Equity Research at...

Carsten Koerl and Jason Robins open SBC Summit Barcelona – Digital

SBC Summit Barcelona - Digital got off to a flying start today with a keynote session involving two of the most influential figures in...