All Posts By Mark Pearson

Twitch Streamers Trainwreck, Xposed Swap Slots for Betting With Mixed Results

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Big win, big loss Two high-profile Twitch streamers recently swapped slot gambling for sports betting, with one winning big on English soccer and the other losing an eye-watering amount on the NHL. netting the Texan a staggering $2.5m On Thursday, Twitch gambler Trainwreck took a risky step by betting on English Premier League teams battling to stay ...

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DraftKings Goes Live In Its Second-Largest Market Ontario After Delayed Launch

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A launch at long last DraftKings has finally launched its online casino and sportsbook app in Ontario, Canada. The sportsbook operator is more than six weeks behind multiple rivals who launched on the day the market began on April 4. access to Ontario’s population of 14.6 million Wednesday’s launch gives DraftKings its second-largest market providing access to ...

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888 Expects to Wrap Up £1.95bn William Hill International Acquisition by June

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Shareholders approve acquisition Shareholders in 888 Holdings have approved the firm’s £1.95bn ($2.43bn) proposed takeover of William Hill International from Caesars. 99.79% of shareholders favored the acquisition At a meeting in London on Monday, 99.79% of shareholders favored the acquisition. 888 US president Howard Mittman took to Twitter the same day to share news of the unanimous ...

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Belgium Government Aims to Eradicate Gambling Advertising by 2023

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Sponsorships to end by 2025 Belgium has announced plans to ban nearly all gambling advertising by the end of 2022 and all betting firm-linked sports sponsorships by 2025. introduced the proposal in a draft royal decree The country’s Federal Justice Minister Vincent Van Quickenborne introduced the proposal in a draft royal decree this weekend. Belgium’s Deputy Prime ...

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