gaming

7th April 2020

IGT hands new senior roles to Costa and Di Loreto

International Game Technology (IGT) has named Dorothy Costa as its new global head of people and transformation, while it has also appointed Mario Di Loreto…

3rd April 2020

Caesars furloughs 90% of staff over Covid-19 shutdown

Caesars Entertainment Corporation has announced that it has furloughed around 90% of its total workforce in response to the temporary shutdown of its casino properties…

3rd April 2020

Nevada casinos to remain closed until April 30

Nevada casinos and other brick-and-mortar gambling locations are to remain closed until at least April 30 after the state’s Governor Steve Sisolak extended temporary measures…

27th March 2020

Leadstar Media approved to launch in New Jersey

Affiliate services provider Leadstar Media has secured approval from the New Jersey Division of Gaming Enforcement to commence operations in the state. Leadstar will use…

23rd March 2020

MGM Resorts names Hornbuckle as acting CEO

Casino operator MGM Resorts International has appointed Bill Hornbuckle as acting chief executive and also named Paul Salem as the new chairman of its board.…

19th March 2020

Pennsylvania sports betting revenue slips to $4.7m in February

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has reported a marginal rise in market revenue for February, despite a 79.4% month-on-month decline in the sports betting…

18th March 2020

Covid-19 forces Nevada casinos to shut down

Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak has ordered casinos in the state to temporarily cease operations as part of a wider effort to slow the spread of…

11th March 2020

Maverick Gaming to purchase Nevada casino from Eldorado

US casino operator Maverick Gaming has agreed a deal to acquire the Montbleu Resort Casino & Spa in Lake Tahoe, Nevada, from Eldorado Resorts for…

9th March 2020

Ainsworth finalises acquisition of MTG Gaming

Australian gaming machines and content provider Ainsworth Game Technology (AGT) has completed the acquisition of MTD Gaming in a deal worth up to US$26m. AGT…

9th March 2020

Ontario Lottery and Gaming chief Rigby to exit

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has announced that Stephen Rigby is to step down as its president and chief executive after five years…

9th March 2020

New Jersey hits back at DOJ in Wire Act dispute

New Jersey Attorney General Attorney General Gurbir Grewal has filed an amicus brief setting out the state’s opposition to the US Department of Justice’s (DoJ)…

3rd March 2020

IGT reduces net loss despite revenue decline in 2019

International Game Technology (IGT) has announced a lower net loss in 2019, despite also reporting a year-on-year decline in consolidated revenue for the year. Consolidated…

26th February 2020

Galaxy Gaming to acquire Progressive Games Partners for $12.4m

Casino table games developer and distributor Galaxy Gaming has agreed a deal to purchase Progressive Games Partners (PGP) for $12.4m (£9.6m/€11.4m). Under the agreement, Galaxy…

24th February 2020

Eldorado secures further regulatory approval for Caesars acquisition

US casino operator Eldorado Resorts has secured approval from the Mississippi Gaming Commission to proceed with its pending acquisition of Caesars Entertainment. Eldorado in June…