Italy: Planetwin365 topples Bet365 in sports as casino breaks €50m barrier

18 October 2017

Planetwin365 topped the table in the dot.it sports betting market in September, with a 14.9% market share.

This placed SKS365 Group’s flagship consumer brand ahead of long-time sports betting leader Bet365 for the first time, after narrowing the gap to just 2% in August.

The estimates, exclusively provided to iGaming Business by leading gaming sector advisory firm Ficom Leisure, show that total gross gaming revenue (GGR) across all online products rose by 34% from €82.89m in August to €111.08m in September, excluding bingo.

For the full analysis and set of figures including operator market share and revenues across betting, casino and poker, please see our Italy iGaming Dashboard (paywall)

The growth in GGR came alongside a marked increase in sports betting revenues in September, which grew to €48.07m from €39.09m the previous month.

For the full set of figures including operator market share and revenues across betting, casino and poker, as well as comments from our partner Ficom Leisure, please see our Italy iGaming Dashboard (paywall).

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