Brazil seeks to drive integrity agenda for sports betting safeguards

Leading figureheads in Brazilian sports governance have urged the PSL government to help form a ‘Sports Integrity Committee’, driving an agenda on developing sports...

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...

Event News

Betting on Sports America 2020 to build on success of inaugural event 

Betting on Sports America returns to New Jersey’s Meadowlands Exposition Center on April 28-30 2020 and, mirroring the rapid growth of the US market,...

NCLGS to highlight positive economic impact of tribal gaming

Tribal gaming, and the positive impact it brings to the US economy, will be at the forefront of proceedings at the forthcoming Winter Meeting...

Industry leaders announced for Betting on Sports America 2020 speaker roster

Joe Asher (CEO, William Hill US), Kenny Gersh (EVP, Gaming and New Business Ventures, MLB) and legendary Las Vegas oddsmaker Roxy Roxborough are among...

Big focus on responsible gaming practices at NCLGS Winter Meeting

Responsible-gaming practices and policies will feature prominently at the forthcoming Winter Meeting of the National Council of Legislators from Gaming States (NCLGS). Sessions on...