Keith O’Loughlin: Football will be a key driver of US sports betting growth

Keith O'Loughlin, SVP of Sportsbook and Platforms at SG Digital, talks to SBC Americas about the ways that responsible sports betting is altering perceptions...
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Record $109m handle as Pennsylvania bettors rush to wager on football

Pennsylvania bettors were quick to place their first legal wagers on football according to PlayPennsylvania.com analysts, resulting in a record $109m in August bets...

Diamond Jo casino goes live with FanDuel and Boyd Gaming sportsbook

Boyd Gaming and FanDuel Group have completed the grand opening of their first retail sportsbook in the state of Iowa, located at Diamond Jo...

Reimagine scoreboards to amplify player connection: Keith O’Loughlin

SG Digital SVP Keith O’Loughlin explores the importance of streamlined visualized data for sports bettors.  As sports betting continues its growth, both in established markets...

AGA puts US gaming on the map with State of Play interactive tool

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has released details of its new casino, gaming and sports betting information resource, State of Play. Taking the form...

WagerTalk ownership team appoints Rick Allec to grow Gold Sheet brand

WagerTalk, among the largest sports betting content providers in the world, has added Gold Sheet owner Rick Allec to its ownership team. With over...

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. It’s Official: Indiana Becomes 10th State To Legalize Sports Betting The...

LOTEX sale stalls for a fifth time with bids invited for May auction

The sale of Brazil’s state-owned instant win lottery operator LOTEX has stalled for a fifth time. The news was confirmed by BNDES, the country’s...

No let up in pace of change to legalize sports betting

Sara Slane, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs at the American Gaming Association (AGA), offered industry observers a full update this week on the shape...

NBA makes Mexican wave with Codere partnership

Multinational Spanish gaming operator Codere has been appointed by the NBA as its first official games partner in Mexico. The partnership will be promoted...

Event News

BMM to steer LatAm customers through challenging conditions at SAGSE

Gaming test lab BMM Testlabs will be exhibiting its services and offering advice to customers in the Latin American sector this week at this...

NCLGS finalizes roster of speakers for Winter Meeting 2020

The National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS) has confirmed the roster of speakers for its NCLGS Winter Meeting 2020 that takes place...

Calvi calls on LatAm lotteries to place integrity top of the sports agenda

Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) President Ludovico Calvi has urged Latin America’s lottery organizations to join his association and, in doing so, demonstrate their...

SeventySix Capital event highlights diverse issues facing sports betting

A panel discussion on the sports betting industry was one of the highlights of the Sports Innovation Conference produced by SeventySix Capital in Philadelphia...