Research conducted for the UK Gambling Commission shows that players were more likely to decrease their spending during the COVID-19 lockdown than increase spending, with over 30 per cent of respondent also planning to decrease their gambling budget over the next three months.
According to the latest research data, 59 per [...]
Delaware’s regulated iGaming market enjoyed another strong month as total wagers increased by 58 per cent year-on-year to $19.8m in August.
Total wagers surpassed the $20m mark for the fifth consecutive month, with the state’s three licensed operators paying out a total of $19.1m in winnings to generate combined net revenue [...]
Mississippi’s regulated sports betting market returned to growth in August as total wagers more than doubled year-on-year to $40.5m.
Wagers were up 104 per cent compared to a year ago and rose significantly versus the previous month’s $7.9m total. Basketball accounted for more than half of all wagers during the month [...]
Pennsylvania’s regulated betting and gaming market recorded a 6 per cent increase in total gaming revenue to $310.7m in August, boosted by another record performance by iGaming.
Revenue grew year-on-year for the second consecutive month as all twelve of the Commonwealth’s casinos were in operation following state-mandated COVID-19 restrictions put in [...]
London-listed Playtech has reported a 23 per cent fall in revenue for the first six months of the year, as strong growth in its online gaming and financials segments was offset by the weak performance of retail due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Revenue in the half-year period amounted to €564.0m compared [...]
Canadian provincial lottery operator Loto-Québec has reported a 3 per cent fall in total revenue to CAD$2.74bn for its 2019/20 financial year, despite strong growth from its iGaming business.
The COVID-19 pandemic had a minimal impact on results for the financial year ended 31 March, although lottery revenue fell by 3 [...]
Illinois’ regulated sports betting market generated total wagers of $52.5m in its first month of operation in July.
There were just two operators live in July, generating online sports betting wagers of $48.5m and retail sports betting wagers of $4.0m from a combined 1,162,826 bets placed.
Churchill Downs Incorporated and Rush Street [...]
The Oregon Lottery has generated turnover of $25.8m from its SBTech-powered Scoreboard online sports betting operation in August.
Turnover was 84 per cent higher than the previous month, with basketball representing more than half of the total with turnover of $14.0m.
The next most popular sport was baseball with wagers of $4.4m, [...]
New Jersey’s regulated betting and gaming market recorded a 7.5 per cent decline in total gaming revenue to $326.3m in August, following a decline in land-based revenue as a result of casinos reopening with restrictions to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.
Despite land-based revenue falling by 30.5 per cent year-on-year to [...]
Iowa’s licensed sportsbook operators collected total wagers of $50.3m in August, of which more than two-thirds was generated online.
Total wagers from the state’s 18 licensed sportsbooks increased by 120 per cent compared to the previous month’s $22.9m total, with online sports betting contributing $35.0m and retail sports betting $15.3m.
The William [...]
Indiana’s regulated sports betting market continued to see strong growth into August as total wagers rose to $169.0m for the month.
Recording its best monthly total since February, wagering climbed by 138 per cent compared to the previous month’s $70.9m, with online sports betting contributing $143.9m and retail the remaining $25.1m.
Sweden’s regulated gaming market declined by 4 per cent to SEK5.9bn (€569.7m) in the second quarter of 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic impacted land-based sales.
Net gaming revenue (NGR) from online casino and sports betting grew by 4 per cent to SEK3.6bn in Q2, accounting for 61 per cent of the [...]