Licensing

Kindred Group awarded Virginia mobile sports betting licence

| By Conor Mulheir
Kindred’s Unibet Interactive subsidiary has been awarded a direct market access mobile sports betting permit in the state of Virginia.

Under this permit, the group will soon be able offer customers in the state access to its flagship Unibet online sportsbook.

Kindred said that after successful launches in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Indiana, and with signed agreements in a further 8 states, entry into Virginia will be a key part of Unibet’s expansion across the east coast of the US.

“We are excited to add Virginia to the growing list of states that Unibet and Kindred Group call home as we continue our expansion in the US market,” said Manuel Stan, senior vice president for the US at Kindred Group.

“Our aim is to go live shortly and we expect that the success we have seen in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Indiana will of course follow in Virginia.”

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