Tag: Atlantic City

March Madness, intercine interests and betting bungles

US Flags iGaming Bill
As Atlantic City enjoys its first shot of March Madness, West Virginia’s governor ushers its igaming bill into law, and Chicago hosts a first, albeit...

Bet365 joins the band for Hard Rock sports betting

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Bet365 has partnered with Hard Rock to offer sports betting at its Atlantic City Boardwalk premises, once approval is granted by New Jersey authorities. Though not confirmed by either company, the Seminole Indian tribe-owned hospitality company…

Continent 8 ups US capabilities in wake of PASPA repeal

New Jersey-licensed Continent 8 Technologies, the world’s largest online gambling data centre and global network solutions provider, is expanding its capacity in Atlantic City as the Garden State greenlights sports betting. Continent 8

William Hill bullish on multi-state strategy

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William Hill’s CEO Philip Bowcock has said the firm has already invested “mid-to- high single-digit” millions of dollars in a multi-state operational strategy across the US. Having recently secured the rights to operate the sportsbooks for Monmouth Park and Ocean Casino in Atlantic City, the British bookmaker could be taking bets in early June. In an earnings call Bowcock said Mississippi...

New Jersey Governor signs sports betting into law

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New Jersey has officially legalised sports betting, after the state’s eight year drive for federal gambling approval was ratified by the Supreme Court in May of this year. Governor Philip D Murphy signed the ruling into law on 10 June, with the new legislation…

DraftKings signs deal with Resorts Atlantic City for sports betting debut

DraftKings has announced a partnership with Resorts Atlantic City to provide sports betting in New Jersey. The Daily Fantasy Sports operator agreed the deal after the state began processing legislation in response to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn PASPA

GiGse content director to lead iGaming discussion at Atlantic City conference

Betting Business - GiGse 40 hours disruption Ewa Bakun
Ewa Bakun, Clarion Gaming’s Head of Content and long-time producer of GiGse, Clarion’s flagship US facing event, will moderate the iGaming panel at the East Coast Gaming Congress and Next Generation Gaming Forum (ECGC) taking place May 24-25 in Atlantic City.   Commenting on the market dynamics, she said: "The online gaming numbers in New Jersey keep showing healthy growth with...