Saturday, January 22, 2022

Tag: Daily Fantasy Sports

DraftKing’s Jeffrey Haas: India could be the next big DFS frontier

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Daily fantasy sports entrepreneurs looking for the next growth region should look no further than India, where the product has begun to gain impressive traction with the country’s legions of sports fans. According to DraftKings chief international officer Jeffrey Haas, a small pool of local operators have been finding commercial success in India by running popular daily fantasy cricket tournaments alongside other...

SportAD debuts real money fantasy sports into Resorts Casino

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SportAD, has teamed up with Resorts Digital Gaming to launch the first licensed, real-money fantasy sports game for the US casino industry.   Resorts Digital Gaming - the online arm of Resorts Hotel Casino, the first casino in Atlantic City, New Jersey – will promote the game under its brand “FastPick”. SportAD claims its unique matchup-based sports game enables Resorts to enter...

GLI to bring 20 years of expertise to Canadian Gaming Summit

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Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) has confirmed it will showcase 20+ years of global iGaming customer service and expertise to the Canadian Gaming Summit.   In addition to bringing over 20 years of industry-leading testing and certification services support to Vancouver this June, Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) has confirmed it will also be sponsoring the Canadian Gaming Summit conference and trade. GLI’s Vice...

Skill-gaming and Asia’s indelible millennials

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Benjamin Carlotti, co-founder and Managing Director of DFS operator, Oulala, discusses the centrality of skill-based gaming to Asia’s discerning middle-income millennials.   How important is an event like G2E Asia for interactive gaming operators in 2017? G2E Asia is a key event, especially for European companies because it is the door to Asia, a growing market offering numerous stimulating perspectives for the...

Nevada regulators approves DFS programme

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In a unanimous vote, the Nevada Gaming Commission has approved the licensure of Sanderina to provide daily fantasy sports (DFS) contests to all major casinos in the state. Under the terms of the agreement, casinos in Nevada will soon be able to subscribe to Sanderina’s USFantasy platform through a licensed supplier, which will distribute the contests to race and sports...

Poker flounders in New York whilst fantasy sports open up

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An online poker bill has failed to pass the New York assembly despite approval from senators – just as the state opts to regulate DFS.   Despite the New York Senate having voted overwhelmingly in favour of allowing online poker within the state’s jurisdiction, a draft bill has failed to find traction in the state’s lower house. Local senators voted to pass senator John...