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US fantasy sports crackdown may hurt TV advertising growth

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 05:50
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The future growth of television advertising could be hobbled by a crackdown on one of its big contributors: daily fantasy sports sites.

New York

THE future growth of television advertising could be hobbled by a crackdown on one of its big contributors: daily fantasy sports sites.  Almost 60 per cent of the increase in ad sales last quarter - or US$134 million of total growth of US$227 million - came from daily fantasy