Interactive gaming software and services provider GTECH has announced an amendment to its previously agreed merger deal with gaming products designer and manufacturer International Game Technology (IGT).
Online gaming software giant Playtech has announced the bolt-on acquisition of Stockholm-based retail video lottery terminal (VLT) businesses Aristocrat Lotteries and Aristocrat Lotteries Italia from gaming machine and casino management system specialist Aristocrat Technologies.
Interactive gaming software and services provider GTECH has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire gaming products designer and manufacturer International Game Technology (IGT) for $4.7 billion (€3.5 billion) in cash and stock.
Gaming machine and casino management systems specialist Aristocrat has entered into an agreement to purchase privately-owned US competitor Video Gaming Technologies (VGT) for just under $1.3 billion (€941.8 million).
Sports and betting-related data company Sportradar has entered into a multi-year data partnership with the Slovak League Clubs Union (ÚLK), the governing body of the two top-level football leagues in Slovakian club football.
Land-based casino firm Olympic Entertainment Group (OEG) has acquired 100% of Slovakian VLT casino slot operator WINWIN Slovakia and now plans to open its first VLT casino in the country during the first half of 2014.
Ladbrokes has refuted claims made in a series of articles published by the Guardian newspaper that business practices on its betting premises were unethical and that it turned a blind eye to illegal activity.