Canada sports betting

Alberta Regulators Aim To Expand Canada Sports Betting

Alberta joins Ontario as provinces looking to expand options for sports betting in Canada. Last week, the Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis issued a request for proposal in search of two commercial sports betting companies to operate retail sportsbooks in the western province. Until Alberta’s announcement Dec. 10, Ontario was the only province with public […] Read More
Posted on: December 16, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Canada sports betting

How Can New GM Help FanDuel Canada Sports Betting Effort?

Sportsbook operators continue to position themselves for Canada sports betting market share. Last week, FanDuel Sportsbook announced former Rogers Communications executive Dale Hooper as general manager of its Canada operation. Hooper will focus on the company’s long-term goals for Canada sports betting. “Dale has a proven track record running high growth enterprises along with strong relationships […] Read More
Posted on: October 25, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Ontario sports betting

Analysis: Ontario Sports Betting Rules Appear Friendly To Industry

The comment period for draft Ontario sports betting standards closed in August, and the final regulatory standards were released in September. Operators will like the rules. Released in July, stakeholders were allowed to review the document, which became part of the Registrar’s Standards for Internet Gaming for when everything comes online later this year or […] Read More
Posted on: October 22, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | John Holden
Ontario sports betting

Whom Did PointsBet Slide In With For Canadian Partnership?

PointsBet continues its push into Canada sports betting with a key partnership in the country.  PointsBet Sportsbook is now the “Official Sports Betting Partner” of Curling Canada. In the country of approximately 38 million people, more than 13 million viewers watch Curling Canada events each season, according to a release. Company executives believe the partnership could […] Read More
Posted on: October 13, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Ontario sports betting

What’s Popular In Early Days Of Ontario Sports Betting?

Similar to the US market, football is the big early draw for Ontario sports betting. Since its launch Aug. 27, the province’s only sportsbook, ProLine+, has accepted 3.5 million bets, according to data from Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. Football drew 45% of those wagers, with NFL betting making up 34% of all the bets. […] Read More
Posted on: October 12, 2021 | Sports Betting | Pat Evans
Alberta sports betting

Did Lottery Pricing Issues Follow Sports Betting To Alberta?

Another province has single-game sports betting in Canada as Alberta‘s new Play Alberta launched Wednesday. Alberta Gaming, Liquor and Cannabis debuted its expanded sports wagering product Wednesday. Single-game sports betting in Canada became legal Aug. 27, when bill C-218 went into effect to allow provinces to regulate the industry. “AGLC is continuously looking for ways to improve Play Alberta, […] Read More
Posted on: September 2, 2021 | Regulation Sports Betting | Pat Evans
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