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London-listed betting and gaming operator GVC Holdings has made a long-term commitment to the US National Council on Problem Gambling (NCPG), including funding a major new study into the prevalence of gambling across the country.

A new study commissioned by the American Gaming Association has revealed that the gaming industry contributed $261.4bn to the US economy last year and provided stable jobs to nearly two million Americans.

New York-listed Scientific Games has become the first lottery sports betting supplier to join the Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS), the monitoring system used by state lotteries to combat sports-related corruption.