Industry News of the Day for November 16, 2020

iDEA Growth Member News:

  • CNN, 11.13.20 – It’s The ‘Golden Age’ Of Sports Betting (DraftKings, FanDuel)
    • Several more states voted to legalize sports betting two weeks ago, and the good news for the gambling industry continues: DraftKings and the owner of FanDuel both reported solid results this week thanks to the return of many live sports this summer.
  • Wall Street Journal, 11.13.20 – DraftKings Users Surged With Return Of Pro Sports Betting
    • The return of professional sports this summer brought a surge of user growth to sports-betting operator DraftKings Inc., sending revenue higher as the company expanded operations to more states.

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Washington, D.C.:

  • iGB North America, 11.16.20 – William Hill Retains Retail Lead As DC Market Grows In October
    • Washington D.C.’s lottery saw stakes grow 27.8% month-over-month in October, though its city-wide mobile offering continues to be outstripped by William Hill’s retail sportsbook at the US capital’s Capital One Arena.