AGA survey finds gambling CEOs bullish on industry’s future

Gambling industry CEOs are very confident that their businesses will continue recovering from the economic impact of the pandemic over the remainder of 2021. But while they're bullish on recovery, they still have serious concerns about issues such as the labor shortage and supply chain issues. The business bosses shared their opinions in the American…

AGA survey finds improving American attitude towards gambling

The rise of regulated sports betting in the United States is having a very positive impact on the way that Americans view gambling as a whole. That's the big takeaway from a recent survey conducted by the American Gaming Association (AGA) about how Americans perceive both regulated gambling, and the industry that provides regulated gambling…

Audit reveals DC sports betting app ‘fails to meet expectations’

Washington DC's new sports betting app is being panned in a recent audit as offering poor odds for players and low revenue for the city. The GameBet audit, which was carried out by the Office of the District of Columbia Auditor (ODCA) said that GameBet was performing well below expectations and that the DC sports…

AGA predicts 45.2 million Americans will bet on football this season

About one out of every three Americans lives in a state where regulated sports betting will give them an opportunity to place a bet on a football game this season. About 13 percent of those folks will actually be placing a wager. Of those folks who can legally wager on a game, about 45.2 million,…

WynnBet launches rewards program for mobile players

WynnBet, the sports betting arm of the Wynn Resorts empire, is integrating into the Wynn Rewards ecosystem. It's a move that brings together Wynn's digital properties and land-based operations in a manner that is essential in today's market. Wynn Rewards will be available to players in Colorado, New Jersey, Virginia, Indiana and Tennessee by the…

Will Connecticut sports betting be ready in time for football?

One quirk of the emerging regulated sports betting market in the United States is that football is king. Americans' love of football is so extreme that roughly $100 billion was wagered last year on NFL games alone (which is to say nothing about the hundreds of millions that are wagered on college games each year).…

BetMGM moves on Arizona with Cardinals and Gila River deals

BetMGM is betting that a pair of partnership deals will cement its place as a dominant force in the newly opened Arizona sports betting market. The operator recently announced that it's entering partnerships with both the Arizona Cardinals football team and the Gila River Hotels and Casino as the desert gambling market heats up with…

Caesars launch new ‘unified’ sports betting app

Caesars Entertainment is relaunching it mobile sports betting app, Caesars Sportsbook, as part of an effort to unify its sport betting properties across one app. Along with the re-launch, Caesars Entertainment is rolling out a multi-million dollar marketing campaign to pump its sports betting products to the growing population of US sports bettors. One of…

Michigan Gaming Control Board grants Intelitics vendor permit

Intelitics, a California-based performance marketing and analytics platform provider has been approved to work with license Michigan gambling operators by the Michigan Gaming Control Board. This comes after the Board granted the company a vendor permit during a recent session. Intelitics offers a suite of products that allow gambling operators to track and analyze a…