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New York-listed Scientific Games Corporation has reported a 3 per cent increase in revenue to $837m for the first quarter of 2019, reflecting growth in its Lottery and newly spun off Social Gaming businesses.

Stockholm-listed operator Betsson has reported a 10 per cent increase in revenue to SEK1.33bn (€124.1m) for the first quarter of 2019, following growth across its online casino and sportsbook products.

Shares in LeoVegas soared by more than 16 per cent in Stockholm Thursday after the operator posted a 12 per cent increase in revenue to €86.3m for the first quarter of 2019.

Figures released by the Office of National Statistics this week show that the gambling industry in the United Kingdom paid almost £3bn in duty during the financial year ended March 31st.

Toronto-listed iGaming solutions provider Bragg Gaming Group expects to report revenue of between CAD$8.8m and $10.4m for the first quarter of 2019, as it begins to benefit from its acquisition of Oryx Gaming in December.

London-listed betting and gaming operator Paddy Power Betfair has reported a 17 per cent increase in revenue to £478m for the first quarter of 2019, driven by strong performances from its Australian and US businesses.

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