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    Swedish gambling operator Svenska Spel has donated more than SEK50m (£4.0m/€4.7m/$5.1m) to grassroots sports in the country for the seventh consecutive year as part of its Gräsroten initiative.

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    Atlantic City Mayor Marty Small Sr. has called for the city to receive a direct cut of sports betting tax in New Jersey, arguing it has played a key role in the success of the state’s regulated market.

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    Sports wagering revenue in Iowa increased to $5.7m (£4.4m/€5.2m) in October, the second full month of regulated betting in the state, with growth across both the retail and online sectors.

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    Denmark’s regulated gambling market has reported a marginal year-on-year decline in revenue, with declines in revenue from land-based gaming machines and sports betting offsetting growth in online casino.

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    Revenue from New York’s four commercial sportsbooks declined 4.4% month-on-month in October to $2.2m (£1.7m/€2.0m), though this still represented the second-highest monthly total since the launch of regulated retail wagering in July.

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    Licensed operators in Indiana generated $11.5m (£9.0m/€10.4m) in adjusted gross revenue from sports betting in October, while the handle for the state’s market increased rose to $91.7m.

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    Scientific Games has reported a 4% year-on-year increase in net revenue for the third quarter after growth across all of its business segments, which saw the supplier return to profitability for the period.

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    LeoVegas Gaming Group has reported a year-on-year increase in both revenue and operating profit for the third quarter after experiencing growth across most of its core markets.

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    Flutter Entertainment saw revenue increase 10% to £533m (€618.4m/$685.7m) for the third quarter of 2019, as FanDuel and Sportsbet’s successes in the US and Australia respectively offset a retail decline driven by fixed odds betting terminal (FOBT) regulation.

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    The Swedish Gaming Authority (Spelinspektionen) has reported a quarter-on-quarter increase in online gaming revenue for the three months to the end of September, but saw a decline in overall market revenue for the period.

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    The Stars Group has posted a net loss of $51.7m (£40.2m/€46.7m) for the third quarter of 2019, despite its operations in the UK and Australia pushing revenue up 8.8% during the period.

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    Online betting and gaming platform provider GAN has reported a 222% year-on-year increase in gross operator revenue for the four months to October 31, 2019, primarily due to higher than expected demand for internet gambling in both New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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    Sports wagering revenue in West Virginia climbed in October as operators in the state were boosted by an increased usage of mobile betting platforms.

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    Betclic Everest Group’s bet-at-home subsidiary has put a year-on-year increase in both revenue and earnings during the first three quarters of the year down to focused marketing efforts in core European markets.

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    Sweden-based, Baltic-facing operator Enlabs posted record revenue for the third consecutive quarter, breaking the €10m(£8.6m/$11.1m) barrier for the first time.

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    PointsBet has raised more than AUD$85m (€52.7m/$58.8m) from its share issue as it seeks expansion in the US market.

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    The start of the NFL season brought Nevada back to the top in sports betting as players wagered $546.4m (£421.2m/€488.6m) on sports in September, helping total gaming revenue climb 6.8% to $1.06bn.

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    Rhode Island sports betting revenue almost tripled month-on-month to $2.5m in September, with an increase in retail betting accompanied by the first contribution from mobile.

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    PointsBet has reported a 138% year-on-year rise in turnover during the first quarter, primarily due to its launch and subsequent expansion in the US, while the online sports betting operator has also revealed plans to raise AUD$122.1m through a share placing.

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    Unibet operator Kindred Group saw gross winnings revenue for the third quarter of 2019 declined 2% to £226.0m (€260.9m/$290.1m) while after-tax profits almost halved as struggles in Sweden hurt the company’s bottom line.

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