Industry News of the Day for November 12, 2019

iDEA Growth Member News:

Industry News:

  • The Wall Street Journal, 11.11.19 – How 5G Could Drive Mobile Sports Betting
    • The advent of faster 5G wireless service could be a boon for the fledgling U.S. mobile sports-betting industry.
  • US Bets, 11.12.19 – Take Me Out To The Ballgame – I Want To Place A Bet
    • As legal sports betting continues to spread to more states, casinos, and mobile devices, several industry experts who were gathered in Manhattan last week discussed another potential venue for wagering: betting windows at U.S. arenas and stadiums.

New Jersey:




  • KSNF, 11.11.19 – Sports Betting Legislation Possibly On The Horizon
    • Do you think the Chiefs have an edge over the Chargers? What about the prospects for the Cardinals next spring? Right now, it’s illegal to bet on how they’ll do, but that could be changing.

New York:

  • Gambling Compliance, 11.12.19 – New York Considers Equalizing Taxes For Tribal, Commercial Casinos (subscription paywall)
    • The hotly contested issue of whether tribal casinos should be allowed to continue to pay markedly lower tax rates than their commercial competitors is one of the questions New York regulators will be examining in a broad study of the state’s casino industry.