The European Commission (EC) has praised the impact of an industry-led Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that has helped cut the unintentional placement of gambling ads on sites offering pirated content by 20%.
Spanish Minister of Consumer Affairs Alberto Garzón believes the country’s efforts to tighten advertising laws puts it at the forefront of a trend likely to be adopted across Europe, and pledged further controls on the sector.
DraftKings has agreed an exclusive, multi-year partnership with the New York Giants that sees the sports betting giant become the National Football League (NFL) franchise’s official wagering, igaming and daily fantasy partner.
iGaming affiliate marketing specialist Atemi has revealed it was able to achieve a record $13.3m (£10.3m/€11.2m) in revenue in the second quarter, due in part to a significant increase in new depositing customers (NDCs) during the period.
PointsBet has signed a five-year deal to become a betting, gaming and fantasy sports partner of The University of Colorado Buffaloes, becoming the first operator to sign an agreement with a “Power Five” collegiate sports team.
DraftKings has brokered a deal to become the official sports betting and daily fantasy partner of Major League Baseball team the Chicago Cubs, while the operator has also opened a second retail sportsbook in New Hampshire.
Affiliate marketing giant Better Collective has signed a letter of intent to acquire an unnamed igaming business for approximately €45m (£40.5m/$53.2m), with the aim of enhancing its lead generation capabilities.
Affiliate marketing group Better Collective has reported a year-on-year increase in revenue and net profit for the first half of 2020, despite its business being negatively impact by the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic in the latter part of the period.
Online gambling operator MansionBet has agreed to become the new main shirt sponsor of English Championship football club Bristol City, while sports trading platform Football Index signed a similar deal with Queens Park Rangers (QPR).
Online affiliate and content marketing provider Raketech has reported a 64.0% year-on-year decline in net profit for the first half of the year, after an increase in revenue was offset by a rise in operating costs.
Online betting and gaming operator Betway has announced its third Spanish football sponsorship deal of the past fortnight, despite the prospect of tighter advertising restrictions looming, including a ban on shirt branding.