Super Group Draws Praise Ahead of SPAC Deal Closing


Sports Entertainment Acquisition Corp. (NYSE:SEAH), the special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) merging with Betway parent Super Group, is earning kudos from a sell-side. That indicates there’s some enthusiasm for what’s likely to be one of the fourth quarter’s largest blank-check deals. Betway parent Super Group draws praise from analysts. Its SPAC deal is expected to

Another Sports Betting ETF Debuts


Amid ongoing enthusiasm for sports wagering equities, particularly among younger retail investors, a new exchange traded fund (ETF) addressing the segment is here. A new sports betting ETF listed on the Nasdaq. It faces established competition. (Image: Bloomberg) The iBET Sports Betting & Gaming ETF (NASDAQ: IBET) debuted Tuesday, becoming the second ETF dedicated to

UPDATED: New York Approves Nine to Offer Mobile Sports Betting


The New York State Gaming Commission unanimously approved sports betting licenses to eight platform providers during its meeting Monday afternoon. The awards mean nine operators will be allowed to offer mobile wagering. The Empire State Building in New York City. On Monday, the New York State Gaming Commission voted to issue licenses to platform providers

Fubo Debuts Sportsbook in Iowa with Mobile App Syncing to Streaming Platform


America’s newest sportsbook launched on Wednesday, as online streaming service fuboTV went live with its app in Iowa. Fubo Sportsbook, a product of sports-centric streaming television provider fuboTV, went live Tuesday with Iowa as its first market. The sports betting app is the first to sync a mobile app with an online streaming service. Company

New Jersey College Sports Betting Question Rejected, Governor’s Race Shocks Bettors


New Jersey college sports betting involving state schools or taking place within the state’s boundaries will remain prohibited. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy (right) debates his gubernatorial Republican challenger Jack Ciattarelli last month. Their race remains undecided the morning after Election Day. But a sports betting referendum in the Garden State was rejected. (Image: AP)

California Tribes Voice Opposition to Proposed Sports Betting Measures


The battle lines for California sports betting were officially – and firmly – drawn on Friday. That’s when two Native American groups announced a new coalition to oppose two measures being proposed by commercial gaming in the state. Trilogy Group Founding Partner and CEO Valerie Spicer (far left) moderates an Oct. 4 panel discussion at