The controversial tribal gaming compacts that give two Oklahoma tribes rights to offer sports betting in the state have been approved by the US Department of the Interior (DOI), according to state Governor Kevin Stitt.
UK racecourse operator the Arena Racing Company (ARC) has temporarily suspended greyhound racing events at Belle Vue, saying that it is “simply uneconomical” to operate fixtures at the stadium at present.
Betsson has been hit with an SEK20m fine by the Swedish Gaming Inspectorate (Spelinspektionen) for allowing customers to fund their online accounts through retail vouchers, while a branded Mastercard was ruled to offer illegal bonuses for players.
Esports betting operator Esports Entertainment Group has announced that it secured approximately $4.4m (£3.5m/€3.9m) from the exercise of warrants, further strengthening its financial position as it prepares to execute its expansion strategy.
Churchill Downs Incorporated (CDI) has reopened its Derby City Gaming property in Louisville, Kentucky, and agreed a deal to acquire 1,250 historical racing machines (HRMs) from International Game Technology (IGT).
France’s igaming market showed little signs of the impact of novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in the first quarter of 2020, with L’Autorité de régulation des jeux en ligne (ARJEL) warning that the full impact would be seen in subsequent quarters.
Swedish gambling operator association Branschföreningen för Onlinespel (BOS) has once again criticised the country’s government’s decision to impose tighter restrictions on the industry during the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, saying such changes would harm the market and its licensees.