When major sports leagues were suspended as a result of novel coronavirus (Covid-19), some hoped virtual sports could help make up the shortfall. Mark Israney of Bookies Matrix looks at how they were used by operators during this period.
With nominations for iGB’s Most Influential Women 2020 now open, iGB catches up with those who made last year's Top 10 to find out what they’ve been up to since, as well as get their views on who deserves to feature this year.
William Hill US has expanded its presence in the US sports betting market by opening new retail sportsbooks at the Grand Victoria Casino Elgin in Illinois and inside the Capital One Arena in Washington D.C.
The Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation (Pagor) has reported heavy losses for the first half of 2020, as the country’s ongoing struggles with novel coronavirus (Covid-19) continue to push back the reopening of integrated resorts in the capital Manila.
The Pennsylvania Lottery generated profits of $1.14bn for programmes that benefit the state’s senior citizens in its 2019-20 fiscal year, the ninth consecutive year in which its contribution has surpassed $1bn.
Ardent Group-owned operator and supplier of casino and sports betting products, Gaming1 Group, has announced the release of a new suite of responsible gambling tools built on artificial intelligence (AI) technology.
German gaming machine operator association Deutsche Spielbankenverband (DSbV) has called for payment providers to stop processing illegal gaming payments and for an end to “incoherent case law” around online gambling in the wake of the Wirecard scandal.