The City of Buenos Aires has begun the licensing process for online gaming operators following publication of new regulations concerning technical platforms, advertising and responsible gambling.
The licensing process is being managed by the Lottery of the City of Buenos Aires (LOTBA), which adopted final regulations for online gambling in the city late last week.
Spain’s gambling regulator has launched a public consultation into new marketing and responsible gambling regulations.
Gambling regulator La Dirección General de Ordenación del Juego (DGOJ) published the Draft Royal Decree on Commercial Communications for Gambling activities on February 24, with public responses due to by March 16.
The new regulations are designed to [...]
New York-listed casino operator Caesars Entertainment has agreed a new sleeve sponsorship deal with Major League Soccer (MLS) franchise DC United.
The partnership will see the operator’s Caesars Sports logo displayed on the sleeve of DC United shirts for both home and away matches, marking the first time a casino brand has featured [...]
London-listed gaming operator 888 Holdings has renewed its sponsorship of the World Series of Poker (WSOP) for a sixth consecutive year.
Continuing a collaboration which began in 2015, the agreement will see 888poker maintain the exclusive right to host official online satellite qualifiers and online WSOP-themed promotions.
The operator will also [...]
Spain’s Ministry of Consumer Affairs has unveiled plans for a central register that will allow gamblers to restrict their access to credit.
The EFICAZ system is expected to be operational in the coming months and has been billed as a means of strengthening protections for problem gamblers.
The system does not exclude people from gambling [...]
US fantasy sports operator Monkey Knife Fight has been unveiled as the new official daily fantasy sports partner of XFL franchise the Los Angeles Wildcats.
The agreement will see Monkey Knife Fight (MKF) benefit from in-stadium promotions at the Wildcats’ home stadium, Dignity Health Sports Park, with the operator’s logo to feature on Wildcats' helmets [...]
British bookmaker Betfred has been unveiled as the official sponsor of this Saturday’s boxing heavyweight world title rematch between Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury.
Taking place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, the fight will be broadcast on pay-per-view worldwide on 22 February. It is a rematch of the first fight between [...]
GVC’s Australian-facing brands Ladbrokes and Neds have received a record fine in New South Wales for offering illegal gambling inducements to players in the state.
Ladbrokes and Neds were ordered to pay a fine and costs of AUD$207,500 by state regulator Liquor & Gaming NSW, after being found guilty of breaching NSW gaming regulations at [...]
Sports betting and fantasy contests operator DraftKings has signed multi-year partnership deals with three National Basketball Association (NBA) franchises.
The operator has been named as an official partner of the Boston Celtics, Philadelphia 76ers and Indiana Pacers, having become an official sports betting partner of the NBA late last year.
All three partnerships include [...]
English Premier League football club Everton has confirmed that it will terminate its lucrative shirt sponsorship deal with Kenyan betting operator Sportpesa at the end of the current season.
Currently in the middle of the five-year agreement signed in May 2017, the deal was the most lucrative in the Premier League club’s 140-year [...]
London-listed bookmaker William Hill aims to accelerate its growth in the United States through a media partnership with CBS Sports Digital.
The agreement designates William Hill as the official sportsbook and wagering data provider to CBS Sports Digital, which reaches more than 80 million users each month in the United States through its websites and apps.
Flutter Entertainment-owned FanDuel Group has been named as an official fantasy sports partner of the XFL American football league ahead of its inaugural season opener this weekend.
The agreement gives FanDuel access to official XFL data, as well as league and team branding for use across its official daily fantasy football offerings.
FanDuel and the XFL [...]