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GBGC: Demand and recovery in global gambling

GBGC Demand and recovery in global gaming
The pain of the pandemic may be prolonged by a new phase of lockdowns, writes Tihana Jurican of Global Betting and Gaming Consultants - but with a slew gambling expansions approved across the US in November - it would seem demand is one problem the industry does not have.

Illinois governor appoints regulator, plays down Chicago saturation

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Illinois governor, JB Prtizker has appointed Charles Schmadeke as the chairman of the Illinois Gaming Board - as the state prepares to launch a..

Chicago gambling pacts raise spectre of corruption

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As daily fantasy operators, DraftKings and FanDuel, are locked out of Illinois’s betting market - lawmakers are accused of rigging competition to support..

Illinois approves eleventh hour gambling expansion

Illinois gambling expansion approval
A concerted legislative push driven by newly-elected Governor Jay B Pritzker, saw Illinois’ spring session head into overtime, where a last minute gambling expansion..

BetChicago prepares for legalised sports betting market with Sportrader partnership

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BetChicago Completes Deal to Add Risk Management and Data Services Dependent On Betting Legalization And Licensing In Illinois. Sportradar AG – global market leader in betting technology and services – and BetChicago, the go-to source for…