California looking at November slot for crucial sports betting vote

November 2020 has emerged as a key month for US sports betting, perhaps the key month given that it may well offer Californians an...

Cuomo strikes mobile betting from New York State budget proposal

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced modest concessions to expand legal gambling in the state this week as part of his $178bn 2021...

Inspired grows US footprint with deals for virtual sports and online casino

Virtual sports firm Inspired Entertainment has struck two major deals that will build on its presence in the North American gaming market. The company...

Indiana continues surging run as sports betting breaks more records

Indiana retail and online sportsbooks topped off their inaugural year in the state by surpassing $160m in bets in a month for the first...

RG Collaborative to unveil new set of principles to promote safer gambling

The Responsible Gambling Collaborative (RG Collaborative) is set to unveil new effectiveness principles for fostering responsible gambling and preventing problem gambling, as well as...

IGT’s Charles Cohen: ‘2020 will be the year of tribal sports betting’

Charles Cohen, IGT PlayDigital Vice President Sports Betting, talks exclusively to SBC Americas about the next 12 months in US sports wagering. Tribal gaming...

Spin to win more exposure in New Jersey with Gamesys content deal

North American firm Spin Games, a developer of remote gaming server technology and interactive content, has entered into an agreement with Gamesys Group to provide...

Bet.Works’ Jay Rood takes a look at what the year ahead will bring

With the door having closed on 2019, Bet.Works’ Chief Risk Officer Jay Rood took time out to share his views on how the industry...

Madison Square Garden and DraftKings enter exclusive new partnership

The Madison Square Garden Company and DraftKings have revealed details of a new marketing partnership this week. Under the terms of the agreement, the...

DraftKings’ Jason Robins seeking to grow revenue to $540m in 2020

DraftKings’ game-changing announcement last week regarding its public market debut and acquisition of SBTech hasn’t just thrown a rock into the pond. It has...

Event News

Star Advocate Sara Slane in Sports Betting Hall of Fame Class of 2020

Sara Slane has been named in the Sports Betting Hall of Fame Class of 2020, in recognition of the important role her advocacy played...

Student-athlete image rights center stage at 2020 NCAA Convention

With debate around name, image and likeness leading many of the discussions at the 2020 NCAA Convention this week, association President Mark Emmert used...

Victor Salerno to Join Industry Greats in Sports Betting Hall of Fame

The career achievements of USBookmaking’s President Victor Salerno are to be celebrated when he is inducted into the Sports Betting Hall of Fame this...

SBC Webinars series presents US Publishing – Navigating the Fog

The SBC Webinars series returns on January 29 2020 with US Publishing - Navigating the Fog, an in-depth examination of how foreign and domestic...