PandaScore publishes esports betting whitepaper

Titled “How to build a successful esports betting product”, PandaScore’s whitepaper walks operators through the critical components of esports betting, starting with the opportunity the vertical presents before going into integrations, risk management, data, player engagement, safe gaming and compliance.

The whitepaper includes input from the PandaScore team as well as specialist contributors including:

  • Brett Abarbanel, Director of Research at the International Gaming Institute
  • Julien Boinet, Business Development Director at Sporting Solutions
  • Eirik Kristiansen, CEO of
  • Steven Salz, CEO and Co-founder of Rivalry

Flavien Guillocheau CEO at PandaScore, said: “There’s been tremendous growth of esports betting, particularly since the pandemic. But oftentimes it’s still treated like a black box, or organisations interested in esports betting are relying on years-old research or personal connections to guide them. Esports doesn’t have to be a step into the dark.

“We have created this whitepaper to act as a blueprint for esports betting now and for the next few years while the vertical continues to scale at pace. It will help operators understand the world of esports, and what they must do in order to leverage the huge potential on the table.

“Information has been provided by the PandaScore team but also an incredible line-up of specialists who have been kind enough to share their unrivalled experience of and insight into this fascinating sector. This really does make it a must-read document for anyone considering making a play in esports betting.”