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UK – Entain secures racing coverage for UK retail brands until 2026

Entain has secured media feeds from 35 British horse racing courses for UK customers of Ladbrokes and Coral shops until 2026, via an extension of its partnership with Sports Information Services (SIS) and Racecourse Media Group (RMG). The agreement will ensure a continued and seamless service of high-quality, live horse racing content to retail customers…

UK – High street gaming finds its voice with powerful new strategic representation

UK high street gaming has a powerful new voice following the reconstitution of the Gambling Business Group (GBG) and the creation of an influential Board. The GBG Board reads like a ‘Who’s Who’ of UK gaming made-up of C-Level figures from leading gaming brands including MERKUR UK, Scientific Games, Novomatic, Inspired Entertainment, OKTO, Game Nation,…

Estonia – Entain makes US1bn bid for Olympic Entertainment Group

Entain is pursuing a takeover of Olympic Entertainment Group, one of the Baltic region’s largest gambling companies. The indicative cash offer values OEG at US$1bn. Entain’s proposal includes an upfront payment to acquire Olympic’s online business and operations in Lithuania and Croatia, as well as an additional earnout to be paid in early 2023 depending…

US – DraftKings-Entain takeover talks breakdown

DraftKings and Entain have confirmed that following further analysis and discussions with the Entain board of directors, no firm takeover offer will be made for Entain. The news comes one week on from an extension to the takeover talks deadline. DraftKings previously cited the benefits of a possible combination for shareholders as expansion into regulated…

UK – Entain completes takeover of Unikrn

Entain has completed its acquisition of the assets of Unikrn, a leader in esports betting and skill-based wagering. The deal paves the way for Entain to launch innovative new esports products for customers in 2022. Entain has bought the technology, products, platform, and brand from Unikrn which, together with its 50-strong international team, will spearhead…

UK – Entain enjoys third quarter of double-digit growth in online

Entain, owner of betting brands Ladbrokes, bwin and Gala, reported its third consecutive quarter of double-digit online growth, underpinned by further growth in BetMGM, which it co-owns with MGM Resorts. The group, which also owns, Bet.pt, Coral, Crystalbet, Eurobet, Ladbrokes, Neds and Sportingbet; Gaming Brands include CasinoClub, Foxy Bingo, Gioco Digitale, Ninja Casino, Optibet, partypoker and…

US – MGM hints at BetMGM takeover if Draftkings buys Entain

MGM Resorts CEO Bill Hornbuckle has suggested it will go for a majority takeover of BetMGM, which it currently co-owns with Entain, if DraftKings completes its buy-out of Entain. DraftKings recently made a $22.4bn offer for Entain. MGM has previously said any deal ‘whereby Entain or its affiliates would own a competing business in the…

The Netherlands – Entain ceases Dutch operations and targets 2022 licensing

Entain has issued an update on the group’s pathway to obtaining a licence in the Netherlands. Since July 2019, Entain has been operating in compliance with the Netherlands Gambling Authority (“NGA”) ‘cooling off’ criteria. In accordance with the NGA’s policy changes announced last week, Entain has stated that it will cease its offering for players…

US – The Entain Foundation US to fund UNLV research

The Entain Foundation US is to fund the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) for a pioneering betting and gaming research initiative which, for the first time in the States, combines scientific research with operational expertise to apply best practice in responsible gambling, policy, and health. The Entain Foundation US is a not-for-profit organisation funded…