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Q&A: What Today’s FTC announcement means for DraftKings’ customers

  What has been announced? As you may already know, DraftKings entered into a merger agreement with FanDuel last November. The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has announced they will attempt to block our merger. We are disappointed by this approach and continue to believe that a merger is in […]

June 19, 2017

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DraftKings Brings Daily Fantasy Sports to Germany

Gives German Sports Fans New Ways to Engage with Top Sports and Athletes Boston, Massachusetts (March 23, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest daily fantasy sports company, today announced that the beta version of their platform in Germany is being opened up to all German consumers. DraftKings will deliver all […]

March 23, 2017

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Fairness, transparency and integrity in daily fantasy sports

In 1980, a group of friends, all diehard baseball fans, gathered at a New York City restaurant and forever disrupted how fans experience the sports they love. Their Rotisserie League, named for the restaurant they met at, soon spawned a national phenomenon. Today, 57 million Americans, including more than 1 […]

January 31, 2017

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DraftKings Continues International Expansion

Malta Gaming Authority Issues Controlled Skill Games License to DraftKings; Malta License Allows for Operation in Additional European Countries VALLETTA, Malta, (January 30, 2017)– DraftKings, the world’s largest skill-based daily fantasy sports (DFS) platform, today announced that they have been granted a Controlled Skill Games License from the Malta Gaming […]

January 30, 2017

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DraftKings Continues International Expansion

Malta Gaming Authority Issues Controlled Skill Games License to DraftKings; Malta License Allows for Operation in Additional European Countries VALLETTA, Malta, (January 30, 2017) – DraftKings, the world’s largest skill-based daily fantasy sports (DFS) platform, today announced that they have been granted a Controlled Skill Games License from the Malta […]

January 30, 2017

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DraftKings and FanDuel Agree to Strategic Merger of Equals

Merger allows for greater investment in growth opportunities and an accelerated path to profitability New York and Boston – Fantasy sports technology companies DraftKings and FanDuel today announced they have entered into a merger agreement. The transaction is expected to close in 2017. Financial terms were not disclosed. The merger […]

November 17, 2016

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Consumer Questions and Answers

. What is being announced? Today, FanDuel and DraftKings are announcing that we are merging, bringing together the shared talent, technology and industry relationships of DraftKings and FanDuel to advance the fantasy sports industry and to better serve players and fans. This merger of equals will allow for further growth […]

November 17, 2016

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DraftKings’ statement on merger speculation – 10/31/2016

“As we have stated previously, a potential combination would be interesting to consider. However, as a matter of policy, we don’t comment on rumors or speculation, and there can be no assurances at this time that any discussion about a combination would result in an agreement or merger.”

October 31, 2016

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DraftKings Statement on Settlement with New York AG – 10/25/2016

“Today’s settlement concludes the process that we began with the New York Attorney General’s office last March. We are pleased to move forward and as our business continues to grow, we are focused on ensuring that millions of passionate sports fans across the country are able to continue engaging in […]

October 25, 2016

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