Fantasy Sports

Connecticut sports betting and internet gambling bill heads to Senate after nod from House

Connecticut's House of Representatives has approved gambling legislation that moves the southern New England state closer to legalizing sports betting and iGaming after in March Gov. Ned Lamont and the Mashantu...

Paddy Power to launch an American-facing fantasy sportsbetting exchange

The son of the co-founder of Irish bookmaking giant Paddy Power is reportedly looking to launch an innovative sportsbetting exchange that will allow aficionados to trade virtual shares in a host of real-life pl...

The Action Network acquisition for Better Collective A/S

Danish sportsbetting analytics firm Better Collective A/S has announced the signing of a deal valued at around $240 million that is to see it buy prominent American sports wagering evaluation and media platform...

Catena Media looking to grow its United States presence via Lineups.com buy

Online performance marketing firm Catena Media has announced the completion of an all-cash arrangement that has seen it purchase the real-time sports data website at Lineups.com for $39.6 million. The Maltes...

NFL inks trio of landmark sportsbetting partnership agreements

In the United States and the National Football League (NFL) has reportedly announced the signing of deals that are to see DraftKings Incorporated, FanDuel Group, and Caesars Entertainment Incorporated serve as ...

DraftKings Incorporated deepening its PGA Tour relationship

American online sportsbook and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings Incorporated has announced the inking of an agreement that is due to see it expand its existing relationship with the PGA Tour. The Bos...

Bally’s Corporation agrees definitive terms for Gamesys Group purchase

American land-based casino operator Bally’s Corporation has reportedly announced the definitive terms for its around $2.2 billion agreement to purchase British iGaming software developer Gamesys Group. The R...

DraftKings Incorporated acquiring BlueRibbon Software Malta Limited

American online sportsbook and daily fantasy sports operator DraftKings Incorporated has announced the signing of a deal that is to see it purchase iGaming jackpot and gamification innovator BlueRibbon Software...

Scout Gaming rolls out DFS product with Betsson Brazil; launches €1.150.000 guarantee fantasy tourney for Euro 2021

After recently setting up the largest guaranteed prize sum in the company’s history, Swedish B2B fantasy sports and pool betting provider Scout Gaming Group has announced the launch of its acclaimed fantasy spo...

Flutter Entertainment entering India with Junglee Games purchase

British and Irish iGaming behemoth Flutter Entertainment has reportedly expanded into India’s growing online rummy market by purchasing a 50.1% stake in local innovator Junglee Games. According to a report f...

Wyoming legislators fail to pass online sportsbetting bill

In the western American state of Wyoming and legislation that had sought to legalize online sportsbetting and daily fantasy sports contests was reportedly defeated yesterday following a third reading before the...

Bally’s Corporation agrees multiyear NBA partnership; makes $100m buyout offer for Allied Esports

On the same day as it announced fourth quarter and full year 2020 results, Rhode Island-based gaming company Bally's Corporation (BALY:NYSE) formerly Twin River Worldwide Holdings Inc., revealed a multiyear agr...