FOX Bet, the US joint venture between FOX Sports and The Stars Group, has launched its real money sports betting operation in New Jersey.
The District of Columbia’s Office of Lottery and Gaming has adopted final sports betting regulations, paving the way for the start of licensing.
Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy has directed his government to legalise gambling in an effort to combat the shadow economy and stimulate investment activity in the country.
Stockholm-listed iGaming affiliate Better Collective has completed the acquisition of UK-facing betting odds comparison site mybettingsites.co.uk.
Stockholm-listed sports betting supplier Kambi has secured a multi-year extension to its contract with Cambodian casino operator NagaWorld.
Swedish media giant Modern Times Group (MTG) has entered into an agreement with Chinese live streaming platform provider Huya to expand its ESL eSports operation into China.
Denmark’s regulated betting and gaming market grew revenue by 6 per cent to DKK1,729m in the second quarter of 2019, buoyed once again by a strong performance from the online casino sector.
Austrian gaming operator and supplier Novomatic has recorded a 1.8 per cent decline in revenue in the first half of 2019, as the impact of regulatory changes in Germany and Italy offset growth in its core markets of Austria, Spain and the Netherlands.
Athens-listed Intralot has reported an 8 per cent drop in revenue to €378.1m for the first half of 2019, with growth in the Americas offset by a decline in Europe and other territories.
Political upheaval in Buenos Aires has thrown the province’s iGaming licensing process into doubt, as some of the world’s largest operators wait to hear if their applications have been successful.
Kentucky Senator Julian Carroll has prefiled legislation to regulate sports betting, the fifth such attempt since 2017.
Rhode Island’s regulated sports betting market saw $8.3m collected in wagers during the month of July.