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Better Collective proposes dual listing on Nasdaq Copenhagen

Betting and gaming affiliate Better Collective has announced plans to dual list its shares on Nasdaq Copenhagen.

The company said that the dual listing is a [...]

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Louisiana posts sports wagers of $154 million in August

Sports wagers in Louisiana rose by 20 per cent to $153.9 million in August, driven by a 24 per cent increase in mobile betting.

Mobile betting [...]

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Sports betting and poker drive French gambling growth in H1 2023

France’s regulated gambling market grew by 4 per cent during the first half of 2023 as total gross gaming revenue (GGR) reached €5.35 billion, with [...]

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China Lottery sales grow to RMB53 billion in August

Sales of China’s Welfare and Sports Lotteries grew by 54 per cent to RMB53.0 billion (€6.9 billion) in August, marking the highest monthly sales figure [...]

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OpenBet powers Sports Illustrated’s first retail sportsbook in Michigan

OpenBet has deployed its sportsbook technology to launch Sports Illustrated Sportsbook’s first retail sportsbook in partnership with 888.

Following the launch of SI Sportsbook’s digital sportsbook [...]

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Oddin expands US presence with Colorado approval

Prague-based eSports betting provider Oddin.gg has expanded its footprint in North America after securing a temporary license in Colorado.

The approval from the Colorado Division of [...]

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Flutter Entertainment expands Balkans presence with MaxBet acquisition

Flutter Entertainment has acquired an initial 51 per cent stake in Serbian sports betting and gaming operator MaxBet.

Flutter will acquire the majority stake for €141m on a debt and cash free basis, with a further payment to be made if MaxBet exceeds its expected financial performance in 2023.

Flutter also has [...]

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BetMGM agrees Newcastle United partnership in the UK

BetMGM has followed up its recent launch in the United Kingdom by signing a multi-year partnership with English Premier League football club Newcastle United.

As an official club partner for the 2023/24 season, BetMGM’s brand will be visible to match-goers and global TV viewers across the club’s St. James' Park stadium.

“We [...]

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Genius Sports enhances NFL partnership with BetVision launch

Genius Sports has launched a new immersive sports betting experience that allows sports bettors to place bets from within the live video player in the sportsbook app.

BetVision brings live streams together with integrated bet slips, statistical insights, and real-time augmentations within a single interactive player, and is now available for [...]

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Pragmatic Play expands in Argentina with Casino Magic Online

Pragmatic Play continues to expand its footprint in Latin America after going live with Casino Magic Online in Argentina.

Through an integration with the Ondiss platform, the operator has added Pragmatic Play slots such as Mustang Trail and Forge of Olympus, alongside virtual sports games including Fantastic League and Penalty Shootout.

“We [...]

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Holland Casino grows first half revenue despite iGaming decline

Dutch state-owned gaming operator Holland Casino has reported a 15 per cent increase in revenue to €405.3 million for the first half of 2023, despite posting a significant decline from its online operations.

Holland Casino said there was a recovery in visitor numbers during the first half period, with around 2.5 [...]

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South Dakota gambling hits $168 million in August

South Dakota’s gambling market recorded its strongest performance of the year in August as turnover reached $167.7 million, helping gambling turnover since the start the year to exceed $1 billion.

Slot machines were the largest sector by handle in South Dakota, with a 1 per cent increase in turnover to $158.2 [...]

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Denmark to introduce mandatory Player ID for retail betting market

Danish gambling regulator Spillemyndigheden has confirmed plans to introduce mandatory player identification for bets placed at retail kiosks or betting shops across the country.

Four years after first being mooted by the country’s government, the new requirement takes effect from 1 October, with licensed gambling operators able to choose whether to [...]

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Star Entertainment looks to raise $1.2 billion

Sydney-listed casino operator Star Entertainment is looking to raise AUD$1.2 billion as part of a new capital raising and refinancing deal to strengthen its balance sheet.

Having raised $800 million from shareholders in February of this year, the embattled casino operator is tapping shareholders for another $750 million in equity raising, [...]

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Wyoming sports wagers fall by 5% in August

Wyoming’s sports wagers fell by 5 per cent to $10.5 million in August, as DraftKings continued to dominate the market.

DraftKings had wagers of $6.8 million in August, giving the brand its highest monthly share of 2023 so far at 65 per cent.

BetMGM and FanDuel were closely matched by handle with [...]

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Greentube releases Candelas de los Muertos – Señorita Suerte

Greentube has expanded its Cash Connection portfolio of slots with the launch of Candelas de los Muertos - Señorita Suerte.

Based on Mexico’s Day of the Dead, players bid to unlock the riches of the Grand Jackpot in a game played across five reels and with 25 win lines.

“Cash Connection - [...]

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Delta Corp vows to challenge €1.9 billion gaming tax bill

Shares in Indian gaming operator Delta Corp fell to a new 52-week low Monday after the company revealed a tax bill of INR168.2 billion (approx. €1.9 billion).

The tax bill amounts to more than double the company’s market capitalisation and includes interest and penalties for the period from July 2017 to [...]

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Entain shares dip on slower Q3 revenue growth

London-listed betting and gaming operator Entain said Monday that it expects full year EBITDA to surpass £1.0 billion, despite seeing softer than expected revenue growth during the third quarter of 2023.

In a trading update for the period 1 July to 22 September, Entain revealed that online net gaming revenue (NGR) [...]

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