New Apple guidelines spell trouble for US gambling operators

The timing of new iOS guidelines from Apple “could not be worse” for US gambling operators, says Digitain CCO Suren Khachatryan. Just a few weeks...

DraftKings hires Jason Park as new Chief Financial Officer

Jason Park is set to join DraftKings Inc as the group’s new Chief Financial Officer in a move to help support the company’s growth...

Silver Point Capital embroiled in a legal dispute with Codere

Representatives of Spanish gambling operator Codere have lodged a Spanish Capital Markets Commission (CNMV) claim against Connecticut-based hedge fund investor Silver Point Capital following...

Kobe Bryant scores brand ambassador role with Fun88

LA Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has agreed to work alongside Asian betting operator, Fun88, after being confirmed as the group’s new brand ambassador.  Michelle Kendricks,...

WATCH: Adam Davis, Harris Blitzer Sports & entertainment: Sports betting presents new fan engagement...

Sports betting, for a number of sports leagues and gambling operators, can present an opportunity to elevate fan engagement and the overall experience according...

Anthony Abrahamson joins AGS as new Interactive lead

AGS has confirmed that Anthony Abrahamson will take up the position of Senior Vice President – Interactive which will see him oversee the company’s...

Encore Boston Harbor opens its doors after MGC approval

Two days after being given the green light to operate by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission (MGC), Wynn Resorts-owned Encore Boston Harbor has opened its...

Eldorado secures $18bn merger with Caesars

Casino entertainment firm Eldorado Resorts has secured a cash and stock deal with Caesars Entertainment Corp, which will see its peer sold for $8.7bn. The...

USOC rebrands to reflect inclusive Olympic community

The United States Olympic Committee (USOC) has undergone a rebrand ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics which will see the committee now include the...

California tribal casinos vow to appeal US District Court decision

Three California tribal casinos have vowed to appeal the US District Court’s decision to dismiss a lawsuit calling for the shut down of lawful...

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Industry leaders headline Betting on Sports 2019 conference

Jason Robins (DraftKings), Paris Smith (Pinnacle), Jose Duarte(BetCris), Dominik Beier (Interwetten), Lahcene Merzoug (ComeOn!), Jesper Svensson (Betsson), Carmelo Mazza (Betaland), Sergey Portnov (Parimatch) and Stan Reoutt (Fonbet) represent just a small selection of the industry CEOs taking to the stage...

Minister urges legitimate approach to Caribbean gambling sector

The fourth Dutch Caribbean Anti-Money Laundering (AML) and Gaming Regulation Forum was opened officially opened this week by Economic Affairs Minister Stuart Johnson at...

AGA celebrates positive impact of gaming on Pennsylvania communities

The American Gaming Association (AGA) has used its latest Get to Know Gaming event in Pennsylvania this week to press home the positive impact that...

AGA Get to Know Gaming campaign heads to Pennsylvania

As a part of its national Get to Know Gaming campaign, the American Gaming Association (AGA) will host a panel with regional gaming leaders,...