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MGM Resorts named official partner of Las Vegas Raiders

New York-listed casino operator MGM Resorts International has been named as an official gaming partner of the Las Vegas Raiders and a founding partner of the new Allegiant Stadium.

As an official partner of the Las Vegas Raiders, MGM Resorts will benefit from prominent signage throughout the Allegiant Stadium, including in-stadium [...]

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Ontario Lottery goes live with IGT progressive jackpot

New York-listed International Game Technology (IGT) has rolled out its Powerbucks progressive jackpot game with Canada’s Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG).

OLG becomes the fifth Canadian province to roll out Powerbucks alongside British Columbia, Manitoba, Quebec and New Brunswick, giving players at PlayOLG.ca access to a progressive jackpot prize pool [...]

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Betfred to enter Colorado with Saratoga Casino Black Hawk

British bookmaker Betfred has agreed its second sports betting partnership in the United States with Colorado’s Saratoga Casino Black Hawk.

The agreement enables the launch of a full retail and online sportsbook at the Black Hawk casino, subject to regulatory approval, and follows voter approval of a ballot measure to regulate [...]

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Score Media and Gaming

theScore slips to first quarter loss despite mobile sportsbook launch

Toronto-listed sports publisher and betting operator Score Media and Gaming has reported a 3 per cent decline in revenue to CAD$9.2m for its first quarter ended 30 November 2019.

Growth in direct advertising revenue was offset by a decline in programmatic revenue, resulting from the impact of lower demand from a programmatic partner who was [...]

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NFL boosts Mississippi sports betting market in December

Mississippi’s regulated sports betting market collected total wagers of $49.1m during the month of December, with American football representing more than half of all bets placed.

Wagers from the state’s 26 licensed sportsbook operators increased by 17.5 per cent versus a year ago.  

The Coastal region’s 12 casinos, including Beau Rivage and Golden Nugget [...]

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theScore named as an NBA authorized sports betting partner

Sports media and betting provider theScore has been named as an authorized sports betting operator of the National Basketball Association (NBA).

The new multi-year partnership sees theScore gain access to official NBA betting data, including league marks and logos, for its theScore Bet mobile sportsbook app.

theScore and the NBA will also work together [...]

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Scientific Games rolls out new Free Rounds feature in New Jersey

New York-listed supplier Scientific Games has rolled out its Free Rounds feature in New Jersey’s regulated iGaming market.

New Jersey players can now use their free spins across a large library of game titles from the company’s in-house studios, as well as games from a number of third-party suppliers via its OpenGaming [...]

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Scientific Games

Scientific Games names new leadership team for gaming division

New York-listed supplier Scientific Games has strengthened its Gaming leadership team with a trio of appointments.

Matt Wilson has been named executive vice president and group chief executive of Scientific Games' Gaming division, replacing Derik Mooberry, who will be transitioning to a strategic advisory role to support the new leadership team.

Wilson [...]

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Washington State looks to progress sports betting legislation

Lawmakers in Washington State have introduced two different bills to authorize sports betting in the state.

The first bill HB2478 (companion bill S6277) was introduced by Representative Brandon Vick late last week and would authorize sports betting at tribal casinos, card rooms and racetracks.

Under the proposed bill, an operator may accept [...]

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Scientific Games

Scientific Games rolls out casino management system in Pennsylvania

New York-listed supplier Scientific Games has installed its casino management system at Pennsylvania’s Wind Creek Bethlehem Casino.

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Online and European retail buoy GVC Holdings in Q4

London-listed gaming operator GVC Holdings expects to report 2019 earnings at the top end of its guidance following another strong performance from its online operations in the final quarter of the year.

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Pennsylvania gambling market tops $3.4bn in 2019

Pennsylvania’s regulated land-based and online gambling market grew by 4.5 per cent to $3.41bn in 2019, following strong contributions from sports betting, fantasy sports and the newly regulated online casino sector.

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