News analysis

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    4 September 2020

    iGB and Ficom Leisure are pleased to present the Denmark iGaming Dashboard, providing revenue and product metrics on the dot.dk regulated market.

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    Novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has changed the landscape of how venture capital (VC) firms carry out their day-to-day business, and Jamco Capital is no exception. However, the challenges are not insurmountable, as illustrated by our investments in two gaming companies since the start of the pandemic, writes Christopher Kape.

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    From AIM minnow to FTSE 100 constituent, the story of Kenny Alexander’s 13 years at GVC is an extraordinary tale but the derailment of its retail strategy by the pandemic leaves a lot riding on the US for his highly rated successor, writes Scott Longley

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    15 July 2020

    Spain’s igaming market put in an impressive performance in the first quarter, despite the shutdown of sporting events from the middle of March impacting betting activity in the tail end of the period
     

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    13 July 2020

    The reopening of retail venues last month boosted Italy’s sports betting market but thus far revenues have rebounded only to around the levels seen during the first month of the lockdown

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    16 June 2020

    H2 Gambling Capital and iGB are pleased to present your monthly overview of the mobile sector in numbers

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    10 June 2020

    In a month which saw the top-order of the Index transformed by the entry of the Flutter-Stars combination and DraftKings, stocks with an explicitly US focus now represent 27% of the index despite a still nascent igaming market there. Paul Leyland looks at what’s driving this critical mass of investors to bet big on the US

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    4 June 2020

    H2 Gambling Capital and iGB bring you the June 2020 iGaming Dashboard with forecasts now extended to 2025

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    Flutter’s combination with Stars Group is the latest large-scale transaction to grab the headlines but what is the impact of these mega deals on the myriad B2B suppliers to these operators? Scott Longley investigates

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    1 June 2020

    The regulated igaming market opened the year flat on the previous quarter as although betting revenues rose to their highest level for more than a year, casino revenues fell by a similar amount

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    With the share prices of some of the major online players currently proving more resilient than expected following a period of vastly divergent performances across the sector, David McLeish analyses the immediate opportunities and likely drivers of consolidation plays over the next 12-18 months

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    14 May 2020

    The merger of Flutter and Stars and DraftKings’ addition helped the Index rebound by 31% vs. the Nasdaq’s 17% during last month, but much remains at stake, writes Paul Leyland. Tabcorp is this month's stock in focus

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    The inaugural edition of ICE North America opened with an overview of the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) from H2 Gambling Capital, while expert panels explored how igaming is being leveraged by a crisis-hit land-based sector and digital transformation in the US lottery space

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    12 May 2020

    Despite the absence of live sporting events caused by Covid-19, Italy’s regulated market proved its resilience last month by managing a performance almost in line with that of last April

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    7 May 2020

    Portugal’s regulated operators generated their highest ever quarterly revenue total of €69.8m in the first three months of 2020, 47% up year-on-year

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    1 May 2020

    H2 Gambling Capital and iGB are pleased to bring you the April 2020 Esports Betting Dashboard, including GGR estimates and growth to 2024, regional breakdown and the impact of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic

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    23 April 2020

    H2 Gambling Capital and iGB are pleased to present your monthly overview of the mobile sector in numbers

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    20 April 2020

    H2 Gambling Capital and iGB are pleased to bring you the April 2020 iGaming Dashboard, with 2020 forecasts adjusted to reflect the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic

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    One necessary adjustment by the sector to the unprecedented global lockdown now laying waste to balance sheets will be appropriate levels of debt, writes Scott Longley

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    15 April 2020

    While the initial market reaction to the pandemic disruption was indiscriminate, the 29% fall in the Index in the period to 3 April also reflects the return of more nuanced considerations on the part of investors, writes Paul Leyland

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