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Fanduel raised $275 million in a new round of financing
Tuesday July 14,2015 : FANDUEL TO ANNOUNCE COMPLETION OF A NEW ROUND OF FINANCING
$275 million raised, bringing total financing to date to $363 million.
The publication VentureBeat reports that one of the leading companies in the daily fantasy sports vertical, FanDuel, is about to announce that it has raised $275 million in a new round of financing, bringing its total financing to date to $363 million.
The new investment was led by Kohlberg Kravis Roberts, an existing investor, and included the new investors Google Capital and Time Warner. Several previous backers also participated, including Shamrock Holdings, the investment arm of Roy E. Disney’s family; NBC Sports Ventures; and Comcast Ventures.
The new capital will be deployed to further build the customer base through marketing and new features, and expand the company's global presence in a booming market.
Both FanDuel and rival DraftKings take advantage of carve-outs in the Unlawful Internet Gaming Enforcement Act of 2006.
FanDuel is expected to award about $2 billion in prizes this year, up from $560 million last year, according to its chief executive, Nigel Eccles.
Eccles says the number of Fanduel active users over the first half of 2015 has grown 300 percent from the same time a year ago, when it was around 1.1 million users.
Ted Oberwager, a senior exec at the Wall Street alternative investment firm KKR which helped FanDuel raise the extra capital, is bullish on DFS, saying this week:
“We think it’s one of the most valuable kinds of media today. Fantasy sports offer some of the highest levels of engagement that we’ve seen.”
InfoPowa readers will recall that last week Yahoo unveiled plans to expand into daily as well as more traditional fantasy sports activity.
Eccles dismissed that threat, telling VentureBeat that the business of running DFS leagues is built on sophisticated trading systems and is more difficult than many realise.
“If they’d launched two years ago, I think they would have had a good chance of competing,” he said of Yahoo. “They definitely have reach, but one of the things that’s missing from the conversation is how challenging it is to build and operate this product.”
Eccles, who claims FanDuel currently has a value of "well north" of a billion dollars, said that he would not be interested in a Yahoo acquisition offer.
Betradar Launches US Sports Betting Solutions -
With only a few weeks to go until the betting and gambling world descends on ICE in London, Betradar have today announced that they will be launching a comprehensive range of tools and services to any company that will be looking to provide sports betting in a post-PASPA United States.
Final 12 For MPNPT Morocco -
Sunday on the MPN Poker Tour Morocco will see several trophies awarded at the Mazagan Beach Resort, with the largest going to the Main Event champion along with a prize of MAD 400,000 (c.€35,400).
MPNPT Morocco Updates -
Leading the 104 combined survivors from both flights is still Said El-Yousfi with 272,000 chips; visit the MPN Poker Tour blog for an end-of-day recap and full chip counts.
MPN Poker Tour Morocco Day 1A -
The MPN Poker Tour has returned to Morocco this week (January 11-14), featuring the MAD 1.5 million guaranteed Main Event, accompanying side events, and the activities and parties for which this tour has now become known on two continents.
2018 MPN Poker Classic -
The MPN announces the return of The Classic tournament series this January. The series is back following its successful €350,000 guaranteed debut in 2017. This time €500,000 is guaranteed, along with a once in a lifetime trip to Monaco for the Classic Champion.
PDC and Sportradar Renew Deal -
Following this month’s hugely successful World Championship, the Professional Darts Corporation (PDC) and long-standing partners Sportradar have renewed their multi-faceted cooperation that will see the leader in sports data and content continuing in their role as official data
Poker Yaar Joins MPN -
Available through download, instant play and mobile, Pokeryaar.com is live with Omaha, Hold’em and Five-Card poker variants, alongside MPN’s Fish Party, the industry’s only progressive jackpot SNGs.
New MPN Poker Rooms Tower Torneos -
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