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Teni Grigoryan promoted to Galaxsys Head of Sales

Galaxsys, an innovative games studio known for its high-energy, quick-win games with a unique twist, is delighted to confirm Teni...

People News
Pennsylvania gambling revenue rises to $520 million in May

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) reported today that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming, along...

Finance News
Play’n GO’s Top Summer Sun Slots for 2024

Grab your sunscreen and shades and join us as we embark on a sun-kissed journey through Play’n GO’s Top Summer...

Games
ASA reminds operators of marketing responsibilities during Euros 2024

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA)  has issued new guidance to operators with the attention of many football fans will be drawn...

Regulation
PrizePicks launches the esports lab

PrizePicks, the largest daily fantasy sports operator in North America, announced today the launch of The Esports Lab, a digital...

eSports
BetMakers appoints new chief financial officer

BetMakers Technology Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Carl Henschke as Chief Financial Officer effective 1 July...

People News
Rightlander enhances Soft2Bet’s marketing compliance across multiple jurisdictions

Soft2Bet, a leading provider of iGaming turnkey solutions, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Rightlander, a leading provider of compliance and monitoring solutions for the iGaming and affiliate...

Business News
Digitain seal turnkey deal with BetJara

Digitain, a global leader in Sportsbook and iGaming solutions, expanded its reach in Africa with the signing of BetJara, a Nigerian-based operator to provide its award-winning turnkey solution.  In the...

Business News
MARKETING NEWS
Worcestershire secures multi-year sponsorship deal with Dafabet

Worcestershire County Cricket Club are delighted to announce that it has signed a multi-year partnership with Dafabet, one of the world’s biggest online betting platforms. The partnership with Worcestershire sees...

Marketing
Alan Shearer named latest Betfair ambassador

Betfair are proud to announce they have signed up the Premier League’s record goalscorer Alan Shearer as our new football ambassador for Euro 2024 and beyond, whilst he has been...

Marketing
Illinois Lottery sales up 11% in April to $324.7 million

In April, the Illinois Lottery increased generated sales of $324.7 million and related prize expense of $220.8 million. The Department is required to collect proceeds from the sale of Lottery...

Lotto
Jackpot.com launches lottery app in New Jersey

Jackpot.com, the online website and app that allows lottery players to securely order official state lottery tickets from their mobile phone, tablet or desktop, announced it is launching in New...

Lotto
Indiana reports sports betting handle of $362m for May

The Indiana Gaming Commission reported sports betting handle of $362 million for May on Wednesday, a 27.6% increase from last year. Basketball handle totaled $97.2 million, an increase of $25.5 million from May 2023 as the...

Sports Betting
Vermont posts $12 million in May sports wagers

The Vermont Department of Liquor and Lottery reported a combined sports betting handle of $12 million for May. The third state to rely exclusively on sports betting apps for wagering along with Tennessee and Wyoming, Vermont opened with three...

Sports Betting
Australian government bans credit cards for online gambling

Australians will not be able to use credit cards as a payment method for online wagering.     Responsible Wagering Australia (RWA) and its members have been strong supporters of this measure...

Payments
Payhound empowers LSports with a seamless solution to receive payments

Fintech crypto company Payhound has been facilitating leading data provider LSports to accept payments from its clients. As the premier data provider, LSports offers real-time sports data, providing operators with...

Payments
Play’n GO’s Top Summer Sun Slots for 2024

Grab your sunscreen and shades and join us as we embark on a sun-kissed journey through Play’n GO’s Top Summer Slots to Play in 2024.  Whether you enjoy sea-bound slots...

Games
Play’n GO’s Rich Wilde and the Tome of Insanity is “Game of the Year contender” following blockbuster performance

Play’n GO, the world’s leading casino entertainment provider, today hailed the release-week performance of the most recent iteration of its legendary Dead series of games, Rich Wilde and the Tome...

Games

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EveryMatrix -Unveils new Bucharest office

 

Imagine Live -Robin The Fair

Imagine Live is excited to announce the launch of its newest game show, “Robin The Fair.” This simple yet adventurous show is set to captivate players with its unique and exciting concept inspired by the legendary Robin Hood.

Betsoft -Heist Bank Rush

Grab the biggest score of your life in HEIST: BANK RUSH – HOLD & WIN™! This 5-reel, 4-row slot brings you all the daring thrills of busting into a bank with a team of 4 professionals, intent on stealing all they can from the most complex bank vault in the city.

FBM launches FBM E-Motion

FBM® starts a new chapter of its Champion journey in the Philippines with the launch of FBM E-Motion! Now Filipino players can play their favourite FBM video bingos, slots and table games anytime and anywhere.

 

Gaming Innovation Group to acquire Titan

Gaming Innovation Grouphas signed a head-of-terms agreement to acquire Titan Inc. Limited, a premier supplier of SEO and content services. This strategic acquisition will significantly enhance Gaming Innovation Group’s operational...

M&A
DraftKings successfully closes acquisition of Jackpocket

DraftKings today announced the completion of its previously announced proposed acquisition of Jackpocket the leading digital lottery app in the United States. “Today we are announcing the completion of our...

M&A
Teni Grigoryan promoted to Galaxsys Head of Sales

Galaxsys, an innovative games studio known for its high-energy, quick-win games with a unique twist, is delighted to confirm Teni Grigoryan’s promotion to the expanded role of Chief Sales and...

People News
BetMakers appoints new chief financial officer

BetMakers Technology Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Carl Henschke as Chief Financial Officer effective 1 July 2024. Mr Henschke brings over 17 years of experience in...

People News
Digitain adds Virtual Sports to SoftGamings partnership

Digitain, a global leader in Sportsbook and iGaming solutions, has expanded its partnership agreement with SoftGamings in order to include integration of Digitain’s In-House virtual sports products. Through product expansion,...

Games Integrations
Pragmatic Play takes Smart Studio live with Rizk

Pragmatic Play, a leading content supplier to the iGaming industry, has expanded its partnership with Rizk, a Betsson Group brand, to deliver customised Live Casino environments via Smart Studio.   Popular...

Games Integrations
ESPORTS AND TRADITIONAL SPORTS: BRIDGING THE BETTING WORLDS

Kirill Nekrasov, Head of Betby Games. Despite the perceived rivalry and comparisons between esports and traditional sports, the fanbases of these sectors often overlap. Delving into the trends reveals a...

Features
Nikolina Gabelica on the online lottery evolution

5 Star had the honour to interview Nikolina Gabelica, Head of Lottery at EveryMatrix, to find out more about the B2B providers lottery offering and the current state of digital...

Features
Underdog shutters fantasy Pick’em product In Mississippi

Underdog Fantasy has withdrawn its pick’em games from Mississippi the week replacing them with free-to-play models. A spokesman for Underdog Fantasy confirmed Mississippi pick’em contests are no longer offered in the state and declined to...

Fantasy Sports
PrizePicks to halt New York contests amid new regulation

In a strategic response to recent regulatory changes by the New York State Gaming Commission, PrizePicks, a popular daily fantasy sports site, has announced its decision to discontinue its ‘Pick’Em’...

Fantasy Sports
AFFILIATE NEWS
Raketech sign partnership with Danske Spil

Raketech Group has entered a three-year media partnership with the Danish state-owned operator Danske Spil with the option for extension for an additional year. The agreement marks the second larger...

Affiliates
Better Collective exceeds forecast as revenue tops €325 million

Better Collective is proud to announce full year revenues of 327 mEUR with EBITDA of 111 mEUR, implying growth of 21% and 31% respectively. Revenue thereby exceeded the group’s target...

Affiliates