William Hill CEO Philip Bowcock has pledged to remodel the bookmaker’s retail business after the company announced a likely 15% year-on-year fall in adjusted operating profit for 2018 and confirmed that its takeover of MRG is set to be wrapped up this month.
The American Gaming Association (AGA) has attempted to address concerns over the US Department of Justice's revised opinion on the Wire Act by insisting that states and tribes are still able to offer regulated online gaming.
Aspire Global has said its AG Communications subsidiary is now fully compliant with online gambling laws in Sweden, after being criticised by national regulator Spelinspektionen for failing to comply with a key player protection measure in the country's iGaming regulations.
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.
Lottoland has expressed its disappointment at the decision of Zeal Network shareholders to approve the company’s pending acquisition of former subsidiary Lotto24, claiming that the operator has failed to secure a mandate to proceed with the deal.
Mississippi’s regulated sports betting market enjoyed its strongest month since launching in August, with revenue for December rising to $6.2m, with American football by far the most popular sport in terms of wagering.
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker and Senator Michael Rush have both introduced new bills to legalise sports betting in the state, taking the total number of bills filed for the 2019 legislative session to five
New figures from the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reveal that the state’s three licensed sports betting venues generated total revenue of $2.0m in December 2018, the state's first full month of legal wagering.