California sports betting bill pulled over tribal opposition

The proposal to regulate in-person and online sports betting across California has been pulled by Senator Bill Dodd just one day before it was...

Bolsonaro to decide on sports betting privatization

After gaining the approval of the Minister of Economy Paulo Guedes, the project that will privatize sports betting in Brazil is now awaiting Jair...

Andrea Avedillo: is there really a new online gambling tax in Mexico?

Andrea Avedillo, Head of Legal at gaming, legal and fintech firm Lazcano Sámano, talks about Mexican VAT law and some of the questions raised...

Bill Krackomberger links with GiG for weekly sports betting podcast

Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has announced the recent expansion of its sports news and entertainment coverage in the US via a new podcast partnership...

Broncos and FanDuel tie up multi-year sports betting partnership

The Denver Broncos and FanDuel Group have jointly announced a multi-year partnership this week that positions FanDuel as an official sports betting partner and ...

El Cortez’ Adam Wiesberg on getting back to business in Vegas

Las Vegas casinos officially received the green-light to resume activities earlier this month, with much fanfare greeting the multitude of properties that swung open...

Finnish line in sight as XLMedia refocuses on US ambitions 

Industry affiliate marketing publisher XLMedia has recruited Akur Capital as corporate finance advisor, tasked with leading the sale of its majority Finnish market-facing casino...

MLB and players in stalemate over return-to-play conditions

As originally reported by ESPN, Major League Baseball has issued a new proposal to players seeking their return-to-play with an economic package that offers...

Silver cautiously optimistic as NBA confirms format for season restart

The NBA Board of Governors has approved a competitive format to restart the 2019-20 season with 22 teams returning to play in one location...

California tribes versus cardrooms: a bridge too far for sports betting?

While the US sports betting sector welcomed last week’s news regarding California and the latest steps taken towards achieving legal sports wagering in the...

Event News

SBC Digital Summit North America launches Pay It Forward – Invite A Furloughed Friend...

SBC Events is giving all delegates at the upcoming SBC Digital Summit North America virtual trade show the chance to invite a furloughed or...

FIFA kicks off SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica

Delivering the event keynote at the SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica, FIFA’s Head of Integrity Ennio Bovolenta talked of the measures carried out by the...

SBC Digital Summit North America unveils big-name speaker roster

The SBC Digital Summit North America will feature a stellar speaker line-up with Jay Snowden (CEO, Penn National Gaming), Virginia McDowell (Board Member, GVC...

FIFA and CONMEBOL to deliver SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica keynotes

SBC Digital Summit Latinoamérica is to open with keynotes from both FIFA and CONMEBOL, as the governing bodies use the virtual conference and exhibition...