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Ladbrokes unveil ‘Bring Your Wave’ ad campaign

Leading betting operator, Ladbrokes, today launches its new ‘Bring Your Wave’ campaign, that pays homage to one of football’s most...

Marketing
Dutch regulator fully committed to the sports summer

The Dutch Gaming Authority expects an increase in online bets and gambling advertisements this sports summer, including the UEFA European...

Regulation
Top Sunak aide placed bet on general election date days before announcement

U.K. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak’s closest parliamentary aide Craig Williams placed a £100 bet on a July election just three...

Regulation
Betsoft Unveils Exciting New Slot Game: “Caishen: God of Fortune – Hold & Win”

Betsoft Gaming is delighted to announce the launch of its newest slot game, Caishen: God of Fortune – Hold &...

Games
BetMGM lands Laura Woods as brand ambassador

BetMGM has officially named Laura Woods as a brand ambassador, with the presenter joining the betting operator ahead of a busy...

Marketing
PrizePicks agrees resposible gambling partnership with Kindbridge

PrizePicks, the largest daily fantasy sports operator in North America, and Kindbridge Behavioral Health, a pioneering mental health service provider dedicated...

Responsible Gambling
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
Evoke upgrades B2B poker platform, enabling players to compete across Michigan, New Jersey & Nevada

Evoke plc, one of the world’s leading betting and gaming companies, is pleased to announce the expansion of its enhanced Poker 8 platform to WSOP.com players in Nevada and New Jersey. This roll-out will enable players...

Business News
MARKETING NEWS
Ladbrokes unveil ‘Bring Your Wave’ ad campaign

Leading betting operator, Ladbrokes, today launches its new ‘Bring Your Wave’ campaign, that pays homage to one of football’s most iconic celebrations, the ‘Mexican Wave’, and puts it at the...

Marketing
BetMGM lands Laura Woods as brand ambassador

BetMGM has officially named Laura Woods as a brand ambassador, with the presenter joining the betting operator ahead of a busy summer of sport. Woods is currently a leading sports presenter...

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
BETBY rolls out “SUPERCHARGED” tournament ahead of Euro and Copa America

BETBY, the premium sports betting partner, has launched a “supercharged” Euro and Copa America offering on its partners network ahead of this summer’s football bonanza. The new sportsbook features, designed...

Sports Betting
Iowa sports betting handle up 24% in May

Iowa sports betting handle was £182.5 million in May up 24%, betting on major games and events was led by DraftKings & FanDuel the sports betting giants are the go-to...

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
Betsoft Unveils Exciting New Slot Game: “Caishen: God of Fortune – Hold & Win”

Betsoft Gaming is delighted to announce the launch of its newest slot game, Caishen: God of Fortune – Hold & Win™, the highly anticipated sequel to the hit game, Caishen’s...

Games
Play’n GO joins the Canadian Gaming Association  

Play’n GO, the world’s leading casino entertainment provider, has today announced it has joined the Canadian Gaming Association (CGA), a trade association that represents operators and suppliers in Canada’s gaming,...

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.

 

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
Better Collective expands UK presence with €42m AceOdds acquisition

In a strategic move to strengthen its foothold in the United Kingdom, digital sports media group Better Collective has acquired sports betting media AceOdds for a total consideration of 42...

M&A
Fanatics Hires new betting unit CMO from Gucci

Fanatics Betting & Gaming has hired Selena Kalvaria as Chief Marketing Officer to lead brand development, leveraging an integrated marketing approach to drive creativity and growth through oversight of Brand...

People News
Digitain brings in new LatAm Sales Director 

Digitain, the leading sportsbook and casino platform provider, announced a significant addition to its sales executive team with the appointment of Alonso Jibaja as LatAm regional sales director. This strategic...

People News
Pragmatic Play expands FullReto partnership with virtual sports addition

Pragmatic Play, a leading content supplier to the iGaming industry, has reinforced its commitment to Latin American expansion by strengthening its existing relationship with Colombian operator FullReto. The latest agreement...

Games Integrations
Betby expands Oddin.gg partnership

Premium betting supplier Betby and leading esports solution provider Oddin.gg have broadened their partnership, with Oddin.gg iFrame now seamlessly integrating content from Betby’s proprietary esport feed solution, Betby Games. Oddin.gg’s...

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