US fantasy sports operator Monkey Knife Fight (MKF) has acquired rival daily fantasy sports site FantasyDraft for an undisclosed amount.
In a move meant to close the gap on market leaders DraftKings and FanDuel, MKF will absorb FantasyDraft's assets and significant user base into its own operations.
Based in North Carolina, FantasyDraft [...]
London-listed gaming operator Flutter Entertainment grew revenue by 49 per cent in the first half of the year with its acquisition of The Stars Group, as well as strong growth in Australia and the United States.
Flutter Entertainment’s group revenue for the six-month period amounted to £1,536.1m compared to £1,019.9m in [...]
US fantasy sports operator Monkey Knife Fight (MKF) has signed a multi-year partnership with the NFL's Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
As the Bucs' official fantasy sports partner, MKF will feature in pre- and post-game radio and TV promotions and gains access to branding opportunities in-stadium and across the team's social media platforms.
Stockholm-listed daily fantasy sports provider Scout Gaming Group narrowed its operating loss in the second quarter of the year as revenue climbed by 58 per cent to SEK6.3m (approx. €610,000).
The second quarter period saw Scout launch new eSports-related markets for its entire range of products as COVID-19 disrupted regular sports, [...]
Pennsylvania’s regulated betting and gaming market returned to growth for the first time since February as total net revenue increased by 0.6 per cent year-on-year to $283.1m in July.
All twelve of the Commonwealth’s casinos were in operation for all or most of the month for the first time since March, [...]
US daily fantasy sports operator Monkey Knife Fight (MKF) has agreed a new partnership with Major League Baseball's Miami Marlins.
MKF will serve as the team’s official fantasy sports partner, benefiting from prominent in-stadium branding and exposure on the Marlins’ online , radio and television assets.
The operator, which last month partnered [...]
New York-listed DraftKings has reported a 24 per cent increase in revenue to $70.9m for the second quarter of 2020, despite the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the sports calendar during the period.
The revenue growth includes results from B2B sports betting supplier SBTech from 24 April. On a pro [...]
Stockholm-listed B2B fantasy sports provider Scout Gaming has expanded its existing partnership with Kaizen Gaming, operator of the Stoiximan and Betano brands.
Kaizen previously launched Scout Gaming’s daily fantasy sports (DFS) product in the Greek market under its flagship brand Stoiximan.gr, with that deal now extended to include the launch of [...]
New York-listed DraftKings has agreed a multi-year extension to serve as the official and exclusive daily fantasy sports (DFS) partner of Major League Baseball (MLB).
The agreement includes an expanded partnership providing for an increase in DraftKings’ content rights, product integration, prizing and continued use of MLB images and video within [...]
Stockholm-listed fantasy sports provider Scout Gaming Group has raised proceeds of SEK75m (approx. €7.2m) from its shares placement.
Scout has completed a directed share issue of 1,835,062 shares through an accelerated book building process, alongside a directed share issue to existing Santa Monica-based institutional investor Topline Capital Partners of 1,200,000 shares.
Pennsylvania’s regulated betting and gaming market continued its decline in June as total net revenue fell by 51 per cent year-on-year to $132.6m.
Eleven of the Commonwealth’s 12 casinos reopened in June following the COVID-19 shutdown, generating slots and table games revenue for the first time in several months.
The cautious reopenings [...]
New York-listed betting and gaming operator DraftKings has become the first operator to launch an online casino in West Virginia.
DraftKings has launched its casino product suite in partnership with Penn National Gaming's Hollywood Casino at Charlestown Races, having met all necessary licensing and testing requirements in the Mountain State.
The new [...]