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Nevada gambling market grows to $1.3bn in May

Nevada’s gambling market generated its fourth highest revenue total in May as total gaming win increased by 6 per cent year-on-year to $1.30bn.

Benefiting from increased international travel to Las Vegas, gaming win from state-wide casinos topped $1bn for the 15th consecutive month.

Slot Machines remained the most popular form of gambling [...]

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Betsson named exclusive sportsbook partner of CONMEBOL Copa América Femenina

Stockholm-listed betting and gaming operator Betsson has been named the exclusive sportsbook partner of the upcoming CONMEBOL Copa América Femenina 2022.

The international women's football tournament takes place in Colombia between 8 and 30 July and will see a total of 25 matches played across the Colombian cities of Cali, Armenia [...]

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Spreadex agrees Sunderland sponsorship 

UK-based betting firm Spreadex has been announced as EFL Championship club Sunderland A.F.C's new principal partner.

The three-year partnership will see the Spreadex Sports logo adorn the club’s home and away shirts until the summer of 2025, with the company also benefiting from LED perimeter board advertising and exposure across SAFC’s [...]

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Light & Wonder slashes OpenBet sale price by a third

New York-listed gaming supplier Light and Wonder has agreed to reduce the price of its OpenBet sports betting business in order to complete the proposed sale to Endeavor Group’s IMG Arena.

IMG Arena agreed a deal in September to acquire OpenBet for $1.2bn, comprised of $1.0bn in cash and $200m in [...]

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DraftKings maintains online sportsbook market leadership in Wyoming

Wyoming’s three licensed online sports betting operators collected total handle of $9.3m in May, with DraftKings continuing to dominate the market.

May wagers at the state’s three operational online sportsbooks fell by 6.5 per cent compared to the previous month, marking the lowest monthly wagering performance since the opening of the [...]

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Congress members call on Department of Justice to combat illegal gambling

The US Department of Justice has been urged to take action against unlicensed online gambling operators that continue to serve the American market.

The Congressional Gaming Caucus wrote to the Department of Justice (DOJ) on Wednesday, calling for a concerted effort to combat unlicensed gambling with offshore operators such as Bovada, [...]

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German regulator names seasoned executive to lead efforts against unlicensed online gambling

Germany’s new national gambling regulator has brought in Nadja Wierzejewski to lead efforts against unlicensed online gambling and its related advertising.

Wierzejewski joins the regulator on July 1 from the Supervisory and Service Directorate of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate, where she served as head of gambling supervision since 2008.

In her new [...]

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Kambi extends sportsbook partnership with betPARX

Stockholm-listed sports betting solutions provider Kambi has agreed a contract extension with Greenwood Gaming, owner of betPARX and Parx Casino, Pennsylvania's largest casino resort.

Greenwood Gaming is currently live with its Kambi-powered retail sportsbook at Parx Casino, and in Michigan and New Jersey with retail partners Gun Lake Casino and Freehold [...]

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NFL Players Association acquires stake in Sports Data Labs

The NFL Players Association (NFLPA) has acquired a stake in California-based real-time performance data specialist Sports Data Labs.

Alongside the ownership stake, the NFLPA has agreed a landmark partnership to revolutionize monetization opportunities for NFL players through the collection and use of their performance data.

This will see SD Labs collect and [...]

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OpenBet powers Betfred retail and online sportsbook in Iowa

Betfred Sports has completed the migration of its retail and online sportsbook in Iowa to the OpenBet platform. 

The OpenBet-powered Betfred Sportsbook is now available at Elite Casino Resort's Grand Falls Casino & Golf Resort in Larchwood, with the supplier also providing its technology for Betfred's mobile sportsbook in the state.

“We [...]

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California online sports betting initiative approved for November ballot

The Secretary of State of California has approved a ballot initiative to legalise online sports betting through a constitutional amendment.

The initiative was approved on June 27 when the state verified 1,142,317 signatures in support of the ballot measure, which required 997,139 valid signatures to be eligible for the statewide ballot [...]

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Swiss court upholds DNS blocking of unlicensed gambling websites

The Federal Court of Switzerland has upheld the legality of blocking access to unlicensed online gambling websites.

The judgment was issued in May and published by the Federal Court on June 28.

It upholds the Intercantonal Gambling Supervisory Authority’s right to use DNS blocking to prevent Swiss players from accessing gambling websites [...]

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