BetMGM has begun its first relationship in the state of Texas after becoming the exclusive sports betting partner of the Houston Astros. 

BetMGM becomes sports betting partner of Houston Astros

BetMGM has begun its first relationship in the state of Texas after becoming the exclusive sports betting partner of the Houston Astros.  As part of...

NASCAR appoints PickUp to accelerate gamification strategy

Fan engagement platform PickUp has been selected by NASCAR to accelerate its motorsports content gamification strategy. According to the agreement, PickUp will utilize its...

Illinois sets new wagering record with nearly $1bn in March action

Illinois set a new state wagering record of nearly $1bn in March, with sportsbooks also hitting new revenue highs, buoyed by $278.4m of NCAA...

CaptainGambling.com now ready to serve Ontario’s sports bettors 

Affiliate site CaptainGambling.com has announced the launch this week of its Ontario module. According to the firm, the move “perfectly coincides with the commencement...

Betway furthers Americas expansion with Buenos Aires debut

Maintaining momentum on its strategy of international growth, Super Group has further bolstered its presence in the Americas via the Betway brand. The gaming firm...

Better Collective cools Spotlight M&A rumors as focus remains on US targets  

Better Collective AS has responded to weekend news reports of its ‘front runner interest’ to acquire Spotlight Sports Group for £500m ($616m) as being...

BetMakers welcomes launch of fixed odds betting on New Jersey horse racing

BetMakers Technology Group Ltd has welcomed the launch of fixed odds betting on horse racing in the US, an activity that has become legal...
The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has hit both BetMGM and PointsBet with $78,000 in fines for alleged advertising and inducement breaches

AGCO issues $78,000 advertising fines to BetMGM and PointsBet

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has hit both BetMGM and PointsBet with $78,000 in fines for alleged advertising and inducement breaches. BetMGM...
Sportsbook in Virginia experienced a hike in monthly sports betting handle in March, largely thanks to the March Madness NCAA men’s college basketball tournament

Virginia sportsbooks benefit from March Madness as handle sees monthly uptick

Sportsbook in Virginia experienced a hike in monthly sports betting handle in March, largely thanks to the March Madness NCAA men’s college basketball tournament.  According...
DraftKings Co-Founder and CEO Jason Robins has praised the company’s operational performance in Q1, which was headlined by efficient acquisition and retention following its launch in both New York and Louisiana

DraftKings records ‘significant growth’ in Q1 with ‘efficient’ acquisition

DraftKings Co-Founder and CEO Jason Robins has praised the company’s operational performance in Q1, which was headlined by efficient acquisition and retention following its...

Event News

SBC Summit North America 2023 has been confirmed for May 9-11 at Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey.

SBC Summit North America 2023 confirmed for May in New Jersey

SBC Summit North America 2023 has been confirmed for May 9-11, when the region’s leading sports betting and igaming event will return in significantly...
The SBC Summit Latinoamérica 2022 conference and tradeshow will take place at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida on 1-3 November.

SBC Summit Latinoamérica 2022 set to bring together Latin America’s betting and igaming industries

The vast growth potential of Latin America’s sports betting and igaming markets will be in the spotlight when the SBC Summit Latinoamérica 2022 conference...
The central theme of SBC Summit North America 2022 will be the converging worlds of betting, sports, broadcasting, and entertainment.

SBC Summit North America to examine converging worlds of betting, broadcasting and entertainment

Sports betting’s growth into a mainstream entertainment product and the industry’s increasingly close relationship with the worlds of professional sports, broadcast and online media,...
SBC has opened nominations for the SBC Awards North America 2022 to crown the best betting and igaming operators, affiliates, and suppliers in North America.

Race for SBC Awards North America 2022 honors underway

SBC has fired the starting gun on the race to be crowned the best betting and igaming operators, affiliates, and suppliers in the U.S....