Industry News of the Day for September 25, 2020

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  • Sports Handle, 9.24.20 – BetMGM Taps Jamie Foxx To Headline ‘The King of Sportsbooks’ Campaign
    • BetMGM jumped for a big splash in promoting its sports betting and online gaming platform, turning to Oscar and GRAMMY Award-winning actor Jamie Foxx to be the face of its new advertising campaign.
  • Gambling Compliance, 9.25.20 – Diversification Driving M&A, Say Experts
    • Mergers and acquisitions in the global gambling industry will be driven by geographic and product diversification, as newly registered markets open and mega deals dry up, according to a panel of experts.

New Jersey:




  • Gambling.Com, 9.24.20 – Q&A With Michigan State Rep. & Gambling Supporter Brandt Iden
    • Michigan State Rep. Brandt Iden has been a key figure in advancing and promoting gambling legislation in his state.
  • Detroit News, 9.24.20 – Michigan Prepares For Online Sports Betting By ‘Late Fall’
    • The head of the Michigan Gaming Control Board said this week that online gambling and sports betting could go live by “late fall,” a bumped-up timeline amid the COVID-19 pandemic that has casinos across the state operating under significantly limited capacity.
  • MLive, 9.24.20 – William Hill’s First Michigan Sports Book Opens At Turtle Creek Casino
    • Famed sports betting company William Hill has opened its first Michigan sports book.



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