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Bet365 Signs 20-Year Deal With Empire Resorts

Added on November 18, 2018 in General Gambling News

In a groundbreaking move, Bet365 – one of the world’s leading betting groups – and New York’s largest, Empire Resorts, have teamed up in what will be one of the biggest business deals of the year. The strategic partnership between two brands has been signed for 20 years of cooperation – a rare feat in today’s ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

Kambi to Offer Sports Betting at Parx Casino, PA

Added on November 16, 2018 in General Gambling News

Kambi Group has signed a multi-year partnership agreement with Pennsylvania’s casino operator, Greenwood Gaming and Entertainment – and as a result of this, they will be implementing their own sportsbook and sports betting platform inside Parx Casino. Pennsylvania is merely inches away from kickstarting their own sports betting market – the 13 million-people state presents ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

Intralot Extends New Mexico Deal, Prepares Sports Betting Lottery

Added on November 15, 2018 in General Gambling News

One of the biggest global gaming and lottery solutions company, Intralot SA, has signed a two-year extension of a very successful partnership with New Mexico Lottery – with a very interesting spin… The decision was made on October 30th by the New Mexico Lottery Board which voted in favor of creating a very special title ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

NetEnt to Provide William Hill With Live Games

Added on November 13, 2018 in General Gambling News

In what can only be described as coming together of greats, the renowned Swedish gambling company NetEnt has entered into a partnership with London-based global leviathan of the industry, William Hill. The news of this deal comes only several weeks after a similar agreement was signed by NetEnt and Penn National Gaming in USA. This ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

Rhode Island Launches Sports Betting In November

Added on November 11, 2018 in General Gambling News

After several months of delays, residents of the Ocean State will finally be able to place their first sports wagers ever! Even though Rhode Island introduced first steps of legalizing wagering on sports couple of months ago when the its legislature passed a sports betting bill, there was no race to launch a sportsbook as ... Read more

By Kim Morrison Davis

5Dimes Tony Apparently Still Missing

Added on November 10, 2018 in General Gambling News

In case you’ve been under a rock for the past month or so, you’ve probably missed the fact that William Sean Creighton, better known simply as “5Dimes Tony”, was supposedly found dead by the police of Costa Rica! The owner of 5Dimes Casino, a 43-year old US expat, first disappeared on September 24th at 10 ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

888 Partners Up With NFL's NY Jets

Added on November 9, 2018 in General Gambling News

To simply say that NFL is a big deal in the U.S. would be the understatement of the millennia. National Football League is arguably the most popular of all professional sports outlets in the nation, which is proved by countless reports of NFL wagers contributing to total sports betting revenue with a lion’s share in ... Read more

By Christopher Hohenstein

Seminole Tribe Backs Florida Gambling Bill

Added on November 5, 2018 in General Gambling News

This week, the fate of gambling in the state of Florida will be decided as residents are to be faced with a casino ballot referendum question during midterm elections. There is at least one party who is strongly interested in seeing the ballot turn to success. Florida’s Seminole Tribe has reportedly provided $1 million to ... Read more

By Christopher Hohenstein

William Hill Hopes To Acquire Mr Green?

Added on November 4, 2018 in General Gambling News

This week the news broke out that Britain’s betting leviathan William Hill plots a $308 million purchase of hugely popular Swedish online casino brand Mr Green. The disclosure of their plan has immediately skyrocketed Hill’s shares value by over 8%. This possible acquisition is part of London-based operator’s wider scheme to prepare and expand its ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

New York Judge To Shut Down DFS Contests?

Added on November 3, 2018 in General Gambling News

Daily fantasy sports contests have been brought to a halt in the state of New York, after a judge declared such competitions illegal and in direct violation of constitutional prohibitions against gambling. To put it differently, the ruling that DFS are ‘not games of skill’, was actually passed by Acting Supreme Court Justice, Gerald W. ... Read more

By Jim Murphy

Evolution Gaming Enters New Jersey via PokerStars

Added on November 2, 2018 in General Gambling News

New Jersey’s gaming market has been booming of late, with numerous leading brands in the industry entering this state via local operators, who provide content to eager players. The territory is also going through a revival of online betting. The next to fall in this line is Evolution Gaming, a trailblazer in live gaming sector, ... Read more

By Kim Morrison Davis

NHL And MGM Sign a Strategic Partnership

Added on November 1, 2018 in General Gambling News

The National Hockey League (NHL) has made an official announcement this week, stating that they’ve found their sports betting partner: MGM Resorts. The major deal will see NHL provide its official data to the betting brand’s sportsbook which will gain access to the League’s new tracking systems, currently being developed and about to be launched ... Read more

By Kim Morrison Davis

Wynn Las Vegas Accepted Into EPA Green Power Partnership

Added on October 31, 2018 in General Gambling News

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Green Power Partnership has accepted Wynn Las Vegas as its newest member, making the resort nation’s largest hotel industry partner to join the collective. Getting recognized for innovation, production and use of green energy in the United States comes only after five months, which coincides with the amount of ... Read more

By Christopher Hohenstein

NetEnt Enters Agreement With Svenska Spel

Added on October 28, 2018 in General Gambling News

Prior to Sweden’s grand opening of re-regulated gambling market on January 1st, 2019 the leading producers of casino software, NetEnt, have signed another important contract, this time with Svenska Spel Sport & Casino AB – the country’s largest gaming operator. The supply agreement will provide subsidiary of AB Svenska Spel clear access to an extensive ... Read more

By Christopher Hohenstein

Glück And Gamevy Merge To Form Legal Entity

Added on October 24, 2018 in General Gambling News

Fast-growing European game suppliers, UK-based Gamevy and Berlin software studio Gluck Games have successfully merged to form a single corporate body – Glück Group. The deal comes approximately one year after both entities announced a strategic partnership and full integration of unparalleled instant-win portfolios. As for the roles within the newly formed legal entity, Paul ... Read more

By Christopher Hohenstein