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Exhibition space selling out fast for inaugural BOSA conference

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Some of the biggest names in sports betting have snapped up exhibition space for the inaugural Betting on Sports America conference, to be held from 23-25 April 2019. The Meadowlands Exposition Center in New Jersey, just a short trip from New York, has been chosen as the venue for both the conference and exhibition. It is ready to house 1,500 …

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SG Digital adds ‘Marketing Services’ team to Gibraltar operational set-up

Nasdaq-listed industry technology group, Scientific Games Corporation (SGC), has moved to bolster its SG Digital sportsbook operations team, confirming the launch of its new ‘Marketing Services’ division. Based out of Gibraltar, the Marketing Services team will support SG Digital’s fast growth B2B and B2G business units, which deliver digital systems for igaming, sports betting and lottery customers. In its update, …

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Scientific Games expands US capabilities with Don Best acquisition

Scientific Games has confirmed an agreement to expand its US footprint with the acquisition of global real-time betting data and pricing supplier, Don Best Sports. Subject to customary conditions to closing, it’s anticipated the deal will be concluded in the fourth quarter of 2018 and will grow Scientific Games’ B2B sports betting offering and add powerful new capabilities to its sportsbook solutions. …

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No Skins Please! US players must deliver ‘full entertainment’ packages

SCOTUS repeal of PASPA federal laws has triggered a frenzy for European enterprises seeking to enter and develop initial services for the liberalised US sports betting market. However, in its current context, US gambling remains a segregated and protectionist market for new incumbents. Presenting the ‘US Opportunities Panel’  at the 2018 Betting on Sports Conference, moderator David Sargeant (iGaming Ideas) …

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Global Support… SG Digital forms Gibraltar ‘Sportsbook Operations Team’

Nasdaq-listed industry technology group Scientific Games Corporation (SGC) has confirmed the creation of its specialist ‘Sportsbook Operations Team’ based in Gibraltar and servicing its worldwide customer base. The Gibraltar sportsbook team forms part of SG Digital’s expanding operations and will seek to deliver market-leading support for SG Digital sports betting clients across all verticals. Updating stakeholders, SG Digital details that …

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Scientific Games ushers in new era of Mississippi sports betting

Powered by its OpenBet product suite, Scientific Games has united with Caesars Entertainment to launch sports betting in Mississippi. Caesars’ Horseshoe Tunica Hotel & Casino processed its inaugural bet on August 14, ushering in a new era of sports betting for the state. Harrah’s Gulf Coast Hotel & Casino in Biloxi, Mississippi also started offering sports betting on 20 August, …

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SG Digital gains early Mississippi traction securing Gaming Labs systems certification

SG Digital, the new technology division of Nasdaq-listed Scientific Games Corporation (SGC) continues to make progress on its US agenda, confirming that it has completed mandatory pre-compliance testing set by the Mississippi Gaming Commission. Updating the market, SG Digital confirms that its ‘OpenBet – Sportsbook Retail Platform’ has fulfilled all requirements of the Mississippi Gaming Commission’s ‘GLI-33 Event Wagering Systems’ …

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SG Digital to deliver full betting suite for British Columbia Lottery

SG Digital (Scientific Games Corporation) has announced its latest North American commercial partnership, confirming that it has secured an extensive sports betting solutions supplier contract with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC – Canada). BCLC a current partner of OpenBet sports betting solutions, will move to fully integrate SG Digital systems, upgrading its entire sportsbook portfolio. SG Digital upgrades for …

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SG Digital details World Cup’s top trends as tournament hots up

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The group stages of the World Cup are now well and truly in full swing, and at around 6pm (UK time) each nation will have competed in 2018’s competition once. Gambling industry data specialists H2GC estimates that the Russian World Cup could break numerous betting records, with an expectation that total gross win could topple €1.7bn detailed, as the showpiece …

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Nikos Konstakis appointed as SG Digital’s VP of Sportsbook Product

Scientific Games Corporation has strengthened the senior management team of SG Digital with the appointment of Nikos Konstakis as its new Vice President of Sportsbook Product. Konstakis will be responsible for overseeing OpenBet’s product development roadmap and delivering and enhancing its sportsbook proposition for its customers following the Supreme Court’s overturning of PASPA.   Konstakis has a wealth of industry …

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