Industry News of the Day for September 30, 2020

Industry News: 

  • Gambling Compliance, 9.30.20 – Three States Expected To Approve Sports Betting On Election Day (subscription paywall) 
    • Voters in Louisiana, Maryland and South Dakota are expected to easily pass referenda on sports betting on November 3, setting the table for explosive growth in the burgeoning industry in the coming year. 

Overall Industry News: 

  • Gambling Compliance, 9.30.20 – William Hill Agrees To Caesars Takeover Bid (subscription paywall) 
    • William Hill said its board has “unanimously and unconditionally” agreed to the £2.9bn offer made by its US partner, Caesers Entertainment. 
  • Sports Handle, 9.29.20 – Study: Generation Z Sleeping On Traditional Live Sports 
    • The last decade ushered in a boom to the North American sports industry through media rights, sponsorship opportunities, and the legalization of sports betting. The challenge for the next decade is to keep from going bust by attracting more Generation Z viewers. 





New Jersey: 

  •  Gambling.Com, 9.29.20 – Tipico Moves Into New Jersey Mobile Sports Betting Market 
    • Tipico, the leading sports betting provider in Germany, announced on Tuesday that it has received conditional approval from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement (NJDGE) to bring its mobile sports betting platform to New Jersey. 


Rhode Island: