Sports Betting

Denmark’s year-on-year gambling growth due to online casino market

Denmark’s gambling regulator has attributed expansion within the country’s online casino market to the year-on-year growth in the nation’s gross gaming revenue last week. Spillemyndigheden – crazy name, crazy firm – reported that gross gaming revenue from sports betting and online gambling over the 12 months between January and December 2016 totalled $5.3 billion, up […]

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BetFred-owned Chelmsford racecourse to become UK’s first racino

BetFred is planning to open Britain’s first racino at Chelmsford City Racecourse. The British bookmaker’s plans received a major boost when the local council granted the plan their approval. The ‘racino’ is but one part on an ambitious plan for a five-storey grand stand at Chelmsford. The facility will also house a fitness complex, a […]

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William Hill ends year weak, issues fresh profit warning

With a weak December rounding out a disappointing year, William Hill has posted lower-than-expected profits for 2016. In part, the UK bookmaker has blamed the shortfall on a disappointing string of racing and football results towards the year’s end. Besides blaming said financial disappointment on the good fortune of bettors, Hills has issued its third […]

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