daily_news25 January 2019GAN set to beat 2018 projections after strong second halfIgaming platform and software provider GAN has said that it expects revenue for 2018 to come in ahead of market expectations after the business was boosted by a strong performance in the second half of the year. daily_news12 December 2017UKGC cites concerns over children and gamblingThe UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has published new research that suggests children are experiencing gambling in situations where the risks are not always explained daily_news24 May 2016Playtech to acquire QuickspinPlaytech has brokered a deal to acquire Swedish games studio Quickspin. daily_news11 June 2014Scientific Games names Isaacs as CEOGaming solutions provider Scientific Games has appointed former Bally Technologies executive vice-president and chief operating officer Gavin Isaacs as its new chief executive officer. daily_news23 May 2014iGB Diary: Willie Brown, Up the Power, No sexism, Have fun! This week the iGB Diary marvels at Willie Brown's damascene conversion, wonders why Paddy was so soft on Giggsy, roots for gender equality and praises Ladbrokes (yes you read that right). daily_news21 February 2014iGB Diary: Playtech, Bede research, Betfair-Snapchat, Spain In typical Playtech style, the igaming giant sets out its betting stall, Betfair links up with Snapchat, Spain should beware not regulating slots and some media not so eagle eyed. daily_news20 February 2014Playtech to pay out special dividend as profit rocketsOnline gaming software giant Playtech has announced it will pay shareholders a special dividend of £100m (€122m/US$167m) after registering a significant rise in full-year profits for 2013. daily_news10 January 2014Scientific Games sells Sportech stake and signs Hasbro dealsGaming solutions provider Scientific Games has confirmed the sale of its stake in pool and sportsbetting operator Sportech in a deal worth £27.8 million (€33.5 million/$45.6 million).