iGaming News

The iGaming industry is one of the largest growing sectors in the world, both locally and internationally. An increasing number of companies are investing in this in this space, and with that comes increased competition. It is therefore important to keep up with the fast-paced and dynamic flow of the industry.

Follow the latest news from the iGaming sector, covering operators, games providers, licensing, legislation and more.

Scientific Games Acquires Live Casino Specialist Authentic Gaming

04 Nov 2021  / 

New York-listed gaming supplier Scientific Games is entering the live casino space for the first time through the acquisition of Authentic Gaming for an undisclosed amount. Read more.

Aristocrat to Buy Playtech in $3.7 Billion Gaming Deal

21 Oct 2021  / 

Australian slot-machine maker Aristocrat Leisure Ltd. has agreed to buy British gambling software developer Playtech Plc for A$5 billion ($3.7 billion). Read more.

Entain completes acquisition of Unikrn esports assets

21 Oct 2021  / 

Entain has completed its acquisition of the technology, products, platform, and brand of esports-focused operator Unikrn. Read more.

Entain extends “put up or shut up” deadline for DraftKings talks

21 Oct 2021  / 

The London Stock Exchange’s Panel on Takeovers and Mergers has granted Entain’s request to extend the deadline by which prospective suitor DraftKings must submit a firm bid for the operator following a £16.40bn takeover proposal last month. Read more.

MGA includes suppliers in new suspicious betting reporting rules

07 Oct 2021  / 

The sports betting integrity department of the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) has made amendments to its suspicious betting reporting requirements, including making reporting rules now also apply to suppliers. Read more.