Rush Street Interactive becomes the first US-based online gaming and betting company to receive accreditations under the Responsible Gambling Council’s RG monitoring


CHICAGO, March 31, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Rush Street Interactive, Inc. (NYSE: RSI) (“RSI”) is proud to announce that it has become America’s premier online casino and sportsbook company to receive RG Check iGaming accreditation from the Responsible Gambling Council (RGC) for its BetRivers.com and PlaySugarHouse.com sites. RG Check is considered the most comprehensive and rigorous responsible gaming accreditation program in the world. It has been developed to meet or exceed all existing responsible gaming regulatory requirements and is valid for three years. Accreditation is reviewed by a prestigious panel of independent responsible gaming experts.

RSI is especially proud to announce this achievement in March, which is “Problem Gambling Awareness Month”, and remains focused on being at the forefront of this important topic.

“Receiving the RG Check accreditation demonstrates our commitment to and execution of RSI’s corporate social responsibility strategy, which includes the continued implementation of the company’s responsible gaming initiatives,” said Richard Schwartz, Director general of RSI, which operates BetRivers.com and PlaySugarHouse. .com. “We want to make sure our valued customers and employees have the tools and resources to ensure a culture of safe, fair and fun gaming experiences.”

“RG Check is a clear demonstration that an operator prioritizes responsible gaming and embeds it at the heart of its operations. RGC congratulates BetRivers.com and PlaySugarHouse.com on achieving RG Check accreditation,” said Shelley White , CEO of the Responsible Gambling Council. “This achievement represents RSI’s commitment to transparency, player protection, duty of care and continuous improvement, while helping to create a culture of responsible gaming and sustainable gaming. RG Check is an invaluable tool to manage risk and increase the effectiveness of RG programming. RGC is proud to provide ongoing support to RSI’s harm minimization efforts.”

Rush Street Interactive is currently live in thirteen states in the United States and also internationally in the regulated gaming market in Colombia. On April 4, BetRivers real-money online casino and sportsbook will go live in Ontario, Canada, which will become the third country where RSI operates real-money online gaming. RG Check accreditation has been mandated in the requirements for all iGaming Operators entering the Ontario market by iGaming Ontario (iGO) to be achieved within two years of obtaining the license. RSI achieved accreditation two years ahead of schedule, demonstrating that the operator is committed to having strong safeguards in place before launch.

About RSI

RSI is a trusted online gaming and sports entertainment company focused on regulated markets in the United States and Latin America. Through its BetRivers.com and PlaySugarHouse.com brands, RSI was an early entrant in many regulated jurisdictions and is currently live with real-money mobile operations in thirteen US states: Pennsylvania, Illinois, New Jersey, New York, Connecticut, Michigan. , Indiana, Virginia, Colorado, Iowa, West Virginia, Arizona and Louisiana. RSI is also active internationally, having been recognized as Sports Betting Operator of the Year at the 2021 SBC Latinoamérica Awards, where it offers its online casino and sports betting to Colombia’s regulated gaming market at RushBet.co. RSI offers, through its proprietary online gaming platform, some of the most popular online casino games and sports betting options in the United States. Founded in 2012 in Chicago by gaming industry veterans, RSI was named Digital Operator of the Year at the 2020 Global Gaming Awards and Casino Operator of the Year at the 2021 EGR North America Awards, Customer Service Operator of of the Year and Social Game Operator of the Year. RSI is committed to industry-leading responsible gaming practices and seeks to provide its customers with the resources and services they need to gamble responsibly. For more information, visit www.rushstreetinteractive.com.

Forward-looking statements

This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. RSI’s actual results may differ from its expectations, estimates and projections and, accordingly, you should not rely on these forward-looking statements as predictions of future events. Words such as “expect”, “estimate”, “project”, “budget”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “intend”, “plan”, “may”, “will” , “could”, “should”, “believes”, “predicts”, “potential”, “continues” and other similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, the expected timing of RSI’s commencement of operations in Ontario, Canada. These forward-looking statements involve significant risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from expected results. Many of these factors are beyond RSI’s control and are difficult to Factors that could cause such differences include, but are not limited to, changes in applicable laws or regulations, unforeseen product or service delays, and other risks and uncertainties stated from time to time in the latest SR annual report I on Form 10-K, including those under “Risk Factors” and in other filings by RSI with the SEC. RSI cautions that the above list of factors is not exclusive. RSI cautions readers not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. RSI neither undertakes nor accepts any obligation or undertaking to issue updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement to reflect any change in its expectations or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which such statement is based. .

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