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Wagers.com Earnings+More
The betting and gaming industry newsletter from Wagers.com
Created 12 Apr 2021
  • Dec 13: PlayUp legal Snafu nixes FTX deal
    13 Dec 2021 • 7 min read
    Good morning. We start with the court case in Nevada which has apparently caused the failure of a $450m buyout of Australian-based bookie PlayUp by crypto exchange FTX and has seen a temporary restrai...
  • Dec 10: Weekend Edition no.26
    10 Dec 2021 • 10 min read
    Good morning. The global betting and gaming sector has had a phenomenal year so it is not surprising it should be the subject of much rumor with many of the biggest names involved in countless bid rum...
  • Dec 7: GLP makes $1.81bn Live! splash
    07 Dec 2021 • 5 min read • 2 0
    Good morning. Gaming & Leisure Partners has made a splash with its acquisition (and leaseback) of the Cordish Companies three Live! casino properties for $1.81bn. There is another gaming and betting-t...
  • Dec 6: Chanos v DraftKings; Robins take to the airwaves
    06 Dec 2021 • 6 min read
    Good morning. We start today with Jason Robins’ response to comments from short-seller Jim Chanos that the economics of the company were “complete and totally insane”. PointsBet spoke at last week’s J...
  • 03 Dec: Weekend Edition no.25
    03 Dec 2021 • 8 min read
    Good morning. We finish another busy week with DraftKings CFO Jason Park’s fireside chat during Jefferies’ betting and gaming conference. We also round up Day 2 of the SBC Summit North America with a ...
  • 02 Dec: AGA's Miller: Ad spend unsustainable but necessary
    02 Dec 2021 • 8 min read
    Good morning. We start with the highlights from Bill Miller’s fireside chat at the SBC Summit North America yesterday where he tackled the issue of the current elevated levels of media spend. Then we ...
  • 29 Nov: Arrest drama in Macau
    29 Nov 2021 • 5 min read
    Good morning. The future of the junkets in Macau is clouded in doubt following Friday’s arrest of Alvin Chau Cheok Wa, a key figure with what is commonly regarded as the largest junket operator SunCit...
  • 25 Nov: Weekend Edition no.24
    26 Nov 2021 • 10 min read
    Good morning and welcome to the Weekend Edition. Today, we unveil our not entirely serious Q3 awards list, the Golden Alarm Clocks, dedicated to all those analysts who put in the hours following the g...
  • Nov 23: Hard lines for Hard Rock
    23 Nov 2021 • 7 min read • 1 1
    Good afternoon. The newsletter today is kicked off by the news from yesterday about Florida and the striking down by the US District of Columbia of the compact between the Seminole and the state allow...
  • 22 Nov: Entain to bet on Baltic booster?
    22 Nov 2021 • 5 min read • 1 0
    Good morning. We start the week with news of Entain’s rumored $1bn bid for Baltic and pan-European operator Olympic Entertainment Group. There is some industry reaction to Flutter’s bid for Tombola. W...
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