MGM Resorts

9th June 2021

MGM names Mandadi first chief strategy, innovation and technology officer

MGM Resorts International has appointed former Disney executive Tilak Mandadi to the newly created position of chief strategy, innovation and technology officer. In the new…

27th April 2021

MGM agrees $80m Las Vegas Strip land sale

Casino giant MGM Resorts’ CityCenter subsidiary has reached an agreement with Infinity World Development Corp to sell a two-acre Las Vegas strip site to retail…

22nd April 2021

BetMGM Q1 revenue reaches 90% of 2020 total as JV aims for $1bn by 2022

Online sportsbook BetMGM recorded revenue of $163m for the first three months of 2021 – 90% of its entire 2020 total.  At an investor day…

20th April 2021

BetMGM to integrate with GameSense responsible gambling program

BetMGM is to integrate into GameSense, the responsible gambling program licensed to land-based casino operator MGM Resorts International, which owns 50% of BetMGM. Licensed to…

8th April 2021

MGM introduces on-site Covid-19 testing in new business meeting plan

Hospitality and land-based gaming giant MGM Resorts has added on-site Covid-19 testing to its health and safety program, designed to facilitate the return of in-person…

30th March 2021

MGM Resorts appoints Jeff Mochal to senior communications role

MGM International Resorts has appointed Jeff Mochal as senior vice president of corporate communications while Ayesha Molino, who previously held the role, moves up to…

9th March 2021

MGM Resorts and BetMGM launch problem gambling education series

MGM Resorts and its online joint venture BetMGM have announced a commitment to promote responsible gaming within the betting industry, including an employee education series.…

11th February 2021

MGM looks to diversify operations following difficult 2020

MGM Resorts lost $1.03bn in 2020 as revenue fell 60.0% to $5.16bn, while chief executive Bill Hornuckle said it would continue efforts to expand its…

4th January 2021

MGM confirms Entain merger proposal but “no certainty” of firm offer

Land-based giant MGM Resorts International has confirmed that it has put forward an offer to acquire igaming operator Entain, formerly known as GVC Holdings, but…

4th January 2021

Entain reveals talks with MGM Resorts over potential mega-merger

Entain, the igaming giant formerly known as GVC Holdings, has confirmed that its US joint venture partner MGM Resorts International has put forward a proposal…

3rd December 2020

The Power of Loyalty

Loyalty programs could be an untapped goldmine for casinos as they take greater control of their online destinies. However, successfully leveraging these player databases is…

3rd December 2020

MGM Resorts raises $700m from MGP units redemption

MGM Resorts International has raised $700m after arranging for real estate investment trust (REIT) MGM Growth Properties (MGP) to redeem 23.5m operating partnership units. The…

5th November 2020

State of the Union: Elections, Scientific Games, Tennessee and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers ballot results in Maryland, Louisiana and South Dakota, the launch of legal sports…

30th October 2020

Chinese restrictions slow MGM Resorts recovery in Q3

MGM Resorts saw its regional US properties begin to recover from their novel coronavirus (Covid-19) shut-down in the third quarter, though continuing restrictions in Macau…