The emergence of fast-paced daily fantasy sports games has seen U.S. states and international jurisdictions tackle the question of where fantasy sports fall within their gambling and betting regimes.

GamblingCompliance helps operators and their advisors analyse where fantasy sports can be lawfully offered without violating local gaming laws, track legislation at state and national level, and monitor potential convergence of fantasy sports with traditional sports-betting operations.

New bills in Illinois and Texas are proposing to amend their states’ laws regarding fantasy sports by imposing more formal regulatory requirements on operators.
Major League Baseball opens a new season this week with a new deal with the daily fantasy sports website, DraftKings.
Amaya plans to enter the U.S. daily fantasy sports market before September and expects to launch PokerStars in New Jersey in the same timeframe, according to CEO David Baazov.
The American Gaming Association (AGA) estimates as much as $9bn will be wagered this year on the men’s college basketball tournament known as March Madness, which completed its first full day of...
Daily fantasy sports have so far escaped regulatory scrutiny in the U.S. but their fast rise means compliance concerns should be taken seriously, according to lawyers.
Fantasy sports advocates are focusing their legislative efforts on Iowa this year after attempts to clarify local gambling laws in Montana and Washington died before state committees. 
Heightened political scrutiny has prompted an array of regulatory and tax changes for the UK industry over the last 18 months....
Fantasy sports advocates are lobbying behind new legislation in Washington, Montana and Iowa this year in an effort to prize open the entire U.S. market for the booming sector.
One Montana legislator is trying to open up the Montana Lottery’s monopoly on fantasy sports, but gambling operators claim his bill would violate the state’s prohibition on online wagering.
Speakers at the Fantasy Sports Trade Association conference in Las Vegas Friday warned about two possible nightmares looming on the U.S. political landscape.
Latest quarterly data from US-based FanDuel. The data released for the company contains the following information: Entry fees, prize payouts, net revenue, paid actives and average revenue per user ...
Indiana lawmakers have begun proposing gaming regulatory reforms in an effort to help the state’s industry out of its revenue slump, but observers expect a long-winding legislative process this year.
Caesars Entertainment on Monday agreed to acquire its affiliate, Caesars Acquisition Co., in a deal designed to help the Las Vegas-based casino giant restructure $18.4bn of debt.
This bi-weekly update features information on pre-filed legislation in Florida and New Jersey, an electronic bingo court decision in Alabama, an Internet poker bill in California, California tribal...
Latest quarterly data from US-listed Bally Technologies. The data released for the manufacturer contains the following information: Revenues, expenses, operating income, regional revenues and...
Attorneys warned members of the Fantasy Sports Trade Association (FSTA) Thursday that a proposed federal ban on Internet gambling could morph into a threat to online fantasy sports contests.