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The Meruelo Group receives approval for SLS acquisition
A multi-million dollar acquisition of the ailing SLS Las Vegas Hotel & Casino by gaming and media company The Meruelo Group...
Wynn reduces stake in Wynn Resorts
Embattled former Wynn Resorts CEO and founder Steve Wynn, who was forced to resign from his role as the companies CEO...
Double thumbs up for Penn National Gaming following approval from regulators
US casino operator, Penn National Gaming has confirmed that it has received approval from both the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board and...
ARC acquires majority stake in Vermantia
Arena Racing Company, the largest racecourse group in the UK has acquired a majority stake in multi-channel content solutions provider Vermantia. The...
GVC takeover of Ladbrokes Coral approved by CMA
The multi-billion pound takeover of bookmaker Ladbrokes Coral by rival gambling firm GVC Holdings has been approved by the Competition and...
Sportech abandons sale process
Sports betting technology supplier Sportech have announced the discontinuance of plans to sell the business following detailed discussions with a number...
Better Collective makes first acquisition of 2018
Affiliate network Better Collective has made its first business acquisition of 2018, agreeing a ‘seven-figure’ acquisition of Finnish affiliate network Premium...
Las Vegas Sands sells Bethlehem casino for $1.3bn
Worldwide casino resort operator, Las Vegas Sands Corporation, has confirmed the agreement of a $1.3bn deal to sell its Sands Casino...
GGA Las Vegas announces latest award sponsors
Gambling Insider is proud to announce the latest Global Gaming Awards Las Vegas sponsors for the 2018 ceremony. Ahead of G2E...
William Hill exits Australia with CrownBet sale
International bookmaker William Hill has announced the sale of its Australian business to fellow Australian bookmaker CrownBet, in an A$313.7 million...
GVC acquires majority stake in Crystalbet
Online gaming conglomerate GVC Holdings PLC has announced the agreement of a €41.3m deal to acquire a 51% stake in Republic...
Eldorado Resorts doubles down in $229.5m casino sale
US casino developer Eldorado Resorts has announced the agreement of a deal to sell two of its regional gaming properties to...
Scientific Games acquires Brazilian gaming studio
Worldwide gaming supplier Scientific Games Corporation has announced a deal to acquire a majority stake in EsysnetG, a video bingo content...
LeoVegas acquires World of Sportsbetting Ltd for €2.6m
Online casino and affiliate operator LeoVegas AB has followed up its listing on Sweden’s Nasdaq stock exchange last month by concluding...
Crown Resorts to sell Las Vegas land for $370m
Australian casino operator Crown Resorts has announced the sale of a parcel of land in Las Vegas, Nevada for a sale...
Game Lounge acquires Slottracker.com
Affiliate company Game Lounge, a subsidiary of Cherry AB has announced the acquisition of the online casino tracker site, Slottracker.com for...
Gambling.com Group acquires mobile performance marketing company
Affiliate network Gambling.com has announced the acquisition of a mobile performance marketing network company for £3m. Gambling.com will pay £3m...
Scientific Games completes Tech Art acquisition
Scientific Games Corporation today completed the acquisition of Tech Art, supplier of hole-card readers for blackjack, bringing to an end an...
Catena Media acquires Dreamworx Online
Catena Media has announced the completion of a deal to acquire Dreamworx Online for €9.5m, of which €4m will be paid...
Vantiv acquires Worldpay in £8bn deal
American credit card company Vantiv have announced the agreement of an £8bn deal to purchase British payment processing firm Worldpay. ...
LeoVegas acquires IPS in £65m deal
Online casino and gaming company LeoVegas have announced the signing of a £65m deal to acquire the assets of Alderney-based company...
GVC Holdings net gaming revenues up 24% in Q4 2017
Online gambling group GVC Holdings has announced a 24% year-on-year rise in its net gaming revenues for the fourth quarter of...
Novomatic exits the German market as it heads down under
At the backend of 2017, Novomatic AG announced that it would be exiting the German market as of the end of...
Aristocrat completes Big Fish Games acquisition
Australian gaming company Aristocrat Leisure Limited have announced the completion of its $990m purchase of American gaming company Big Fish Games...
Sports betting and online gaming expected to dominate US 2018 agenda - Fantini
US gaming industry experts Fantini Research have released their 2018 National Legislative Preview outlining the year’s biggest issues, and as expected,...
Sci Games' acquisition of NYX gets over the line
The acquisition deal between Scientific Games and NYX Gaming Group has now been completed, following months of legal challenges and retractions. ...
Fortbet Holdings tables bid for Fortuna Entertainment Group
Fortbet, the majority shareholder in European bookmaker Fortuna Entertainment Group have announced that they will make formal takeover offer for the...
Blueprint Gaming acquires Games Warehouse from the Harbour Group
Blueprint Gaming has completed the acquisition of omni-channel gaming provider Games Warehouse Group from the Harbour Group. Part of...
Better Collective finalises eighth acquisition of 2017
In its final deal of 2017, Better Collective has acquired the assets of Goal.pl Group in a bid to extend its...
Crown Resorts agrees to the $150m sale of CrownBet
Concluding in 2017, Crown Resorts announced that it has agreed to the $150m sale of its majority stake in CrownBet that...
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