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EveryMatrix announces relaunch of new BonusEngine solution across casino and sports

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UK software development company EveryMatrix has relaunched its cross-product bonus system, BonusEngine, which aids in creating casino and sports bonusing and gamification to increase player acquisition, retention, and reactivation. In addition to 3rd party gaming platforms, the solution offers a broad range of bonus types and features to casino and sports. It is bonusing ...

Aspire Global storms sports betting arena via BtoBet acquisition

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Leading iGaming and sportsbook platform provider BtoBet will join forces with Aspire Global, after agreeing a deal comprising a cash consideration of €20m, €15 million of which is to be paid at closing and €5 million payable 12 months after closing. An additional performance-based consideration is payable two years from the close date and ...

GoldenRace virtual sports games integration alliance for Tecnalis

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Spanish online casino platform provider Tecnalis has announced the signing of an agreement that is destined to see its Alira innovation integrate a range of virtual sports games from Maltese developer GoldenRace. The Madrid-headquartered firm used an official Monday press release published by European Gaming Media and Events to declare that the new alliance ...

FSB Partners Up with Sports IQ to Provide Customers with Innovative Sports Betting Offerings

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Recently the award winning sportsbook FSB has partnered up with Sports IQ who is a oddsmaker specializing in the sporting events of the United States of America. This partnership will enable the customers of FSB to utilize the sports betting platform provided by Sports IQ to wager on games mostly in the National Football ...

Detroit Lions agree multi-year BetMGM sports betting partnership

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Michigan’s Detroit Lions have announced the signing of an agreement that will see the BetMGM service from Roar Digital, a joint venture of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) and GVC Holdings (LSE: GVC), serve as the club’s very first official sports betting partner. The National Football League (NFL) franchise used an official press release to ...

FanDuel Par-A-Dice sports app live in Illinois

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FanDuel announced today that its sports betting app in Illinois is live. Players in the state can now access the FanDuel Par-A-Dice Sportsbook app and online site, with best-in-class services on offer. The brand is able to offer such services in the state after partnering with Boyd Gaming and being approved for licensing. New ...

Scientific Games launches sports betting suite in the Netherlands via the National Lottery

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Scientific Games Corporation continues to be a leader in the sports betting world, securing new deals to spread content throughout the globe. This week, the company announced a new launch in the Netherlands, via the National Lottery. Scientific’s sports betting product suite is now live in the region and they are supplying quality sports ...

New sports betting product development company Simplebet officially launches

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After raising more than $35 million in funding, to date, including a Series B round of $11 million that closed in March, New York-based B2B product development company Simplebet has officially announced its launch. The company looks to help create products for professional leagues with sports betting providers such as DraftKings. Founded in 2018 ...

IGT and FanDuel Group agree major multi-year sports betting and iGaming deal for U.S. market

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British multinational gambling company International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) has inked a multi-year agreement with New York City-based bookmaker and daily fantasy sports provider FanDuel Group. The recently agreed deal will see IGT increase its coverage in the rapidly-growing US sports betting market while its PlaySports platform will power all of the provider’s ...

MGM Resorts International to layoff entertainment and sports division employees

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On Monday, MGM Resorts International alerted employees of its sports and entertainment divisions that layoffs are coming. The majority of employees in these two sectors will be laid off starting on August 31. These employees had been furloughed and were receiving benefits through next month. On September 1, the benefits will no longer be ...

Illinois Governor backtracks; rescinds remote registration process for mobile sports betting

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On Friday, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker issued a Gubernatorial Disaster Proclamation. This proclamation rescinded the remote registration process for mobile sports betting in the state. The change in the registration process as just made back in June. As of today, players will no longer be able to sign up for an account online. The ...

Rhode Island Governor signs sports betting bill removing in-person registration for mobile wagering

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Almost a year after the state of Rhode Island launched mobile sports betting, Governor Gina Raimondo has signed legislation to remove an in-person registration requirement. SB 2919 and HB 8097 were signed yesterday, allowing bettors in the state to sign up for an account without having to visit a casino. The bills were fully ...

Sports leagues backing Canadian single-game sportsbetting legislation

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In Canada and a coalition consisting of some of the nation’s most prominent professional sports leagues has reportedly thrown its weight behind a legislative effort that would legalize single-game sportsbetting nationwide. According to a Friday report from the online news domain at iGBNorthAmerica.com, the National Hockey League (NHL), the National Basketball Association (NBA), the ...

IMG ARENA scores virtual sports deal with Golden Park in Spain

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British sports betting service and content hub IMG ARENA has agreed a new partnership deal with Spanish betting operator Golden Park that has seen its virtuals products launch with GoldenPark.es, the group’s online gaming brand. Under the terms of the agreement, the London-headquartered firm’s entire virtual sports portfolio, which includes instant football, tennis, horse ...

Australian bookmaker hails the post-coronavirus return of domestic sports

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Australian online bookmaker PointsBet Holdings Proprietary Limited has reportedly welcomed news that two of its home nation’s most popular sporting leagues are set to resume action before the end of this year’s second quarter. According to a report from the online gambling news domain at iGamingBusiness.com, Australia’s National Rugby League (NRL) is to emerge ...