French gaming operator La Française des Jeux (FDJ) has reported a 4.4% year-on-year increase in amounts wagered by players in 2018, with the operator bolstered by increased online sales and sports betting activity.
Svenska Fotbollförbundets (Svff), the governing body of Swedish football, has seen its bid to have the restrictions placed on the betting markets the country’s gambling licensees can offer thrown out of court.
JPJ Group expects to hit the higher end of forecasts for both revenue and adjusted EBITDA in the 12 months to December 31, 2018 thanks to the strong performance of the Vera&John brand across a number of international markets.
The parent company of New York-based multi-purpose venue Madison Square Garden could be set to move into the sports betting market after applying to trademark its MSG brand for sports wagering purposes across online, mobile and social media
A ten-year contract to operate fixed-odds and pari-mutuel wagering on behalf of Turkey's sports betting and lottery operator SporToto is up for grabs, with the country's government aiming to generate ₺17bn from first full year after launch.
West Virginia may follow up last year’s legalisation of sports betting with the regulation of online poker and casino, should a new bill filed by Representatives Shawn Fluharty and Joe Canestraro pass into law.
Nevada’s new Democratic Governor Steve Sisolak has appointed Sandra Douglass Morgan as the chair of the Nevada Gaming Control Board (NGCB). Las Vegas native Morgan currently serves as director of external affairs for US telecommunications giant AT&T in the southern Nevada region.