Puerto Rico sets sights on launching sports betting market by April

Orlando Rivera Carrión, the new executive director of the Gaming Commission of Puerto Rico, has expressed hopes to launch a sports betting market in...

Puerto Rico Senate Bill paves the way for sports betting and esports law

Former Governor of Puerto Rico Wanda Vázquez Garced has signed into law the Senate Bill 1534, which paves the way for the activation of...

PrizePicks’ Adam Wexler: 2020 in focus

It’s been a busy year for DFS solutions specialist PrizePicks, as CEO Adam Wexler recounts here for SBC Americas. He talks about partnerships, flexibility...

PrizePicks and Ghost Gaming alliance focuses on southern US states

DFS operator PrizePicks has entered into a strategic partnership with Atlanta-based esports franchise Ghost Gaming. The aim is to form a powerful alliance of...

SIS appoints Michele Fischer to develop bigger US presence

Live betting services provider SIS (Sports Information Services), has appointed Michele Fischer as Digital Sales Consultant for the US market, as part of the...

Chivas and EA Sports set to collaborate to create digital content

Club Deportivo Guadalajara, better known as Chivas, has signed a deal with EA Sports to create digital content and promote both brands through social...

FansUnite partners with Pinnacle to strengthen Chameleon Gaming Platform

Online gaming solutions provider FansUnite Entertainment Inc. has announced a partnership with Pinnacle Solutions to incorporate its esports data and odds feed into the...

EPIC Risk Management names Peniket as gaming and esports consultant

EPIC Risk Management has strengthened its ranks with the addition of Jonathan Peniket as the firm’s online gaming and esports consultant. As part of Jonathon’s...

Skillz Inc to go public via Flying Eagle Acquisition business combination

Mobile gaming platform Skillz Inc and SPA firm Flying Eagle Acquisition Corp have agreed to a business combination that will result in the former...

HeadsUp Entertainment signs LOI to acquire 50% of VIP Entertainment

HeadsUp Entertainment International Inc has signed a letter of intent (LOI) to acquire 50% of the shares of sports betting, casino and poker operator...

Event News

The art of storytelling: why preparation, responsibility and strong relationships are key

Having a thorough understanding of your target audience, and using that to build a relationship which is not solely transactional, is fundamental when it...

NCLGS reveals agenda and speaker line-up for Chicago Summer Meeting

Details of the agenda and speaker line-up for the NCLGS Summer Meeting have been published this week. The event, which takes place at Chicago’s...

SBC Digital Payments speaker line-up to feature operators, fintech leaders and legal experts

This week’s SBC Digital Payments conference and exhibition is set to feature a line-up of 40 of the world’s leading experts on payments and...

SBC Webinar series questions if it’s time for sports betting’s federal excise tax to...

The thorny issue of the US federal excise tax on sports betting is up for debate next week in the latest installment of the...