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.
Affiliate marketing giant Better Collective reported record revenue of €17.1m for the third quarter of 2019, a 53.9% year-on-year increase, which the business said was largely attributable to acquisitions in the US and Sweden.
Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has reported lower revenue and wider losses in the third quarter, primarily due to the ongoing impact of new regulations in Sweden, while the operator and supplier has also announced the permanent appointment of Richard Brown as its chief executive.
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.
White label and gaming content provider Nektan has placed a further 2.5m shares with an investor on top of its earlier share placement that concluded in October, raising a further £125,000 (€145,297/$161,073).
Online gaming solutions provider Aspire Global has reported a year-on-year rise in revenue for the third quarter, but also saw operating income slip 23.3% due to higher costs associated with expansion into new markets.
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.
The Czech Republic Ministry of Finance has defended its decision to introduce higher taxes on certain gambling activities, after a national newspaper claimed the increases would harm the country's land-based market.
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.
Sports betting solutions provider Kambi Group has reported a year-on-year rise in revenue for the third quarter, but saw its operating profit decline as a result of higher spending related to its US expansion efforts.
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.
Live dealer software supplier Evolution Gaming said its investment in new products and the expansion of its studios has led to a year-on-year increase in revenue and profit during the third quarter of 2019.
NetEnt has reported a marginal decline in revenue for the third quarter of the year, after favourable exchange rates and the acquisition of Red Tiger Gaming partially offset struggles in the Norwegian, Swedish and UK markets.