Shareholders learn of Sportech’s ‘America first’ strategy

The governance of London-listed betting and racing systems provider Sportech Plc has told investors at its recent annual general meeting that expansion of its US...

GVC Holdings ‘very well placed’ to capitalize on US sports betting sector

GVC Holdings, in its interim results for 2018, has stated that its joint venture with MGM Resorts leaves the firm “very well placed” to...

Live sports lotteries are the next big growth category says Brad Cummings

"The next big growth category” is how Brad Cummings, founder and CEO at EquiLottery, has described the potential development of live sports lotteries on...

Number crunching – the true cost implications of legal US sports betting

The real world costs of operating sports betting in a fully legal market were given special attention by Joe Asher, CEO of William Hill...

New to market Meadowlands takes New Jersey sports betting lead

New Jersey’s sports betting scene generated a total of $3.8m in revenues for the month of July, as the the FanDuel operated sportsbook located...
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That was the week that was in US sports betting

Our colleagues from across the pond bring you the week's main stories and developments in the American sports betting space. Mississippi Sportsbooks Generate $9.8 Million...

Hollywood Casino takes first legal sports bet in West Virginia

Legal sports betting in West Virginia went live for the first time on Thursday last week, with the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races...

Mississippi misses target launch but still on course for sports betting

Mississippi remains on course to be the third state to offer legal sports betting outside of Nevada, despite having missed a target launch that...

Canada will follow US to legalise sports betting in two years says Toronto journalist

Canada will follow in the footsteps of its neighbour the US and legalise sports betting within the next two years. That was the bold...

Scott Butera in new role at MGM with focus on sports betting strategy

MGM Resorts International has announced the appointment of Scott Butera who has joined the company as its new president of Interactive Gaming as the...

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Sands calls on Vegas firms to get behind social responsibility drive

Gaming operator Las Vegas Sands, working with the Nevada Partnership for Homeless Youth, has made further commitment to fulfilling its corporate social responsibility objectives...

50 CEOs and 120 Directors confirmed to speak at #bosweek

https://vimeo.com/287632620 A strong line-up of 50 CEOs will be sharing their expertise at this month’s Betting on Sports Week on a final agenda that boasts...

Horse racing symposium to tackle the impact of legal sports betting

The BloodHorse and the Breeders’ Cup have combined forces to sponsor a new symposium this week that will focus the attention of the horse...

BetConstruct looking to build on LatAm business at SAGSE 2018

BetConstruct will be underlining the importance of the LatAm market with a high-profile appearance at the forthcoming SAGSE LatAm Expo in Buenos Aires, Argentina...