UK – Entain buys 365scores for $150mBy Phil - 5 April 2023
Entain, the global sports betting, gaming and interactive entertainment group, has acquired the entire issued share capital of 365scores, a world leading sports media business, for a consideration of $150m and contingent payments totalling up to $10m.
365scores is one of the world’s leading scores and sports media companies, providing scores & sports information, editorial & social content, as well as sports-focused free-to-play games. They have a fast growing and highly engaged global audience of over 15 million active users and are ranked amongst the top 5 scores apps worldwide.
The combination of 365scores’ deep expertise in data-driven sports media content alongside Entain’s global scale and market leading platform capabilities will provide customers with a broader offering of interactive content and experiences. The acquisition unlocks further growth opportunities and supports our global strategic ambitions.
Entain is a FTSE100 company and is one of the world’s largest sports betting and gaming groups, operating both online and in the retail sector.
The Group owns a comprehensive portfolio of established brands; Sports brands include BetCity, bwin, Coral, Crystalbet, Eurobet, Ladbrokes, Neds, Sportingbet, Sports Interaction and SuperSport; Gaming brands include Foxy Bingo, Gala, GiocoDigitale, Ninja Casino, Optibet, Partypoker and PartyCasino.