Penrose linked with Playtech to drive American sports betting growth

Ian Penrose has evidently lost none of his ambition for corporate adventure if the current press speculation linking him with Playtech is anything to...

Crossroads ahead for legal sports betting in Indiana

The latest newcomer to join a growing list of states seeking out opportunities from legalised sports betting is Indiana. Last month, the state’s Gambling...

Unraveling the WIRE Act – an exercise in patience and sensible debate

There’s an old English proverb that goes ‘softly, softly, catchee monkey’. Apparently it was coined by a boy scout whose intention was to convey...

Historic deals make for a momentous week in US sports betting

Our media partners from across the Atlantic bring you the latest sports betting developments in the US. What to Expect From Mississippi’s Golden Nugget Biloxi...

Full steam ahead for Mississippi sportsbooks

Mississippi took its first sports wagers this week, making it the third jurisdiction outside of Nevada to deliver a fully legal sports betting offering....
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NBA tie-up with MGM Resorts is a game changer for American sports betting

Finding common ground between the major sports leagues and the sports betting world has been a little like looking for hens’ teeth. Since PASPA...

BetChicago heralds importance of media in US sports betting

This week saw Sportradar and BetChicago form a new alliance (read here) which will ultimately give bettors a useful mix of sports news and...

Study into offshore gambling mirrors big issues facing US sports betting

As the post-PASPA sports betting landscape continues to take shape, one of the key questions that has yet to be answered is how a...
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SBTech’s Richard Carter – Reacting to the evolving US landscape

We are now a fraction over two months out from the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act (PASPA),...

What does Trump’s trade war mean for Macau casinos?

Donald Trump’s temperament has caused copious problems to many elements of American politics, however his potential trade war with China may well be about...

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Aspen Institute panel to explore public value in sports betting

The Aspen Institute Sports & Society Program will host a special panel In Washington on September 14 to discuss the merits of using revenues...

GLI welcomes more than 80 representatives at Lima Roundtable

Gaming Laboratories International (GLI) welcomed more than 80 representatives from 33 government entities and 19 countries from Latin America, the Caribbean and Spain to...

Boston welcomes AGA’s Responsible Gambling Week panel

The American Gaming Association (AGA) shifted its attentions to Boston on Thursday for the penultimate fixture of Responsible Gaming Education Week. The Boston event hosted a panel...
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October Sports Betting Symposium to cover the big issues and more

Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Global Gaming Expo 2018 (G2E), has published details of its first Sports Betting Symposium taking place in Las Vegas from October 8...