Interim license for IGT in West Virginia

International Game Technology (IGT) has received an interim license by the West Virginia Lottery Commission to provide its PlayShot integrated sports betting platform in...
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That was the week that was in US sports betting

Brett Smiley from SportsHandle brings SBC Americas another round-up of the week’s big developments in US sports betting. Swanky New DraftKings Sportsbook Opens at Resorts...

Number crunching – the true cost implications of legal US sports betting

The real world costs of operating sports betting in a fully legal market were given special attention by Joe Asher, CEO of William Hill...

Cohen astonished by levels of ignorance about the WIRE Act

As the US begins to come to terms with establishing a legal sports betting business, attention is turning increasingly to the Wire Act 1961...

AGA Collaborative deepens gaming industry’s commitment to responsible gaming

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has convened leading gaming industry organisations, academic professionals and advocacy groups to chart a new course on the complex...

Caesars strike averted as workers sign off new five-year contract

Workers at Caesars Entertainment’s Las Vegas casino resorts have finally acceded to a new five-year contract, negating the threat of strike action. The staff,...

IGT and Penn enter new agreement for regulated Pennsylvania market

International Game Technology (IGT) has entered into a five-year agreement with Penn Online Entertainment, part of Penn National Gaming's Penn Interactive Ventures (PIV) for its PlayDigital division to...

Seth Young reveals latest career move with new innovation role

Former Foxwoods online gaming specialist Seth Young has joined PointsBet as the firm’s chief innovation officer, effective November 26, 2018. His core responsibilities will...

Hollywood Casino takes first legal sports bet in West Virginia

Legal sports betting in West Virginia went live for the first time on Thursday last week, with the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races...

Paddy Power Betfair confirms creation of FanDuel Group Inc

Paddy Power Betfair (PPB) has confirmed the creation of a new enterprise to service the US market, as it combines its Betfair US operations...

Event News

SBC to move ICE London at brand new stand location S3-206

SBC (Sports Betting Community) will be in a new location at this year’s ICE London exhibition at the ExCeL Centre from 5-7 February, moving...

Sign up for the Sports Betting Tours @ICE London

For the first time in the post-PASPA era, stakeholders from the US sports wagering sector will have a unique opportunity to get up close...
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Watch: Predictions for the US sports betting market part 2

The build-up to April’s Betting on Sports America conference continues with another look at some of the telling predictions for 2019 and beyond made by key...
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Watch: Predictions for the US sports betting market

Ahead of April's Betting on Sports America conference, check out what some of the key names in the industry predicted would happen in 2019...