MGM

13th May 2021

Caesars and MGM return to full capacity as Las Vegas Covid-19 measures eased

Caesars Entertainment and MGM Resorts International have become the latest operators to secure approval to return to full capacity at their land-based casinos in Las…

20th April 2021

Michigan betting and igaming revenue grows to $127.4m in March

Online betting and gaming operators in Michigan brought in $127.4m in March, a 42.8% month-on-month increase in the second full month of online activity, thanks…

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.…

25th February 2021

Ex-MGM CEO Murren targets gaming industry with second SPAC

Former MGM Resorts chief executive Jim Murren has launched a second special purpose acquisition company (SPAC), Acies Acquisition II, with plans to acquire a gaming…

11th February 2021

State of the Union: CT, MGM, PointsBet and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont’s plans for legal betting and online gaming, as well…

28th January 2021

BetMGM launches sports betting in Virginia

BetMGM, the joint venture between MGM Resorts and Entain, has become the latest operator to launch sports betting in Virginia. The BetMGM mobile app will…

8th January 2021

MGM shareholder IAC outlines support for Entain deal

InterActive Corp (IAC), MGM Resorts International’s largest shareholder, has pledged to contribute up to $1bn towards the land-based giant’s bid to acquire its BetMGM joint venture…

7th January 2021

State of the Union: MGM-Entain, Michigan, Adelson and more

The first State of the Union of 2021, in partnership with Segev LLP, is headlined by MGM Resorts’ proposal to acquire igaming giant Entain, formerly…

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…

29th October 2020

BetMGM extends partnership with Detroit Red Wings

BetMGM, the online gaming  joint venture between MGM Resorts International and GVC Holdings, has renewed and extended its partnership with National Hockey League (NHL) team…

21st October 2020

MGM to resume Las Vegas entertainment next month

Casino operator MGM Resorts International has announced that it will resume entertainment events at its properties in Las Vegas, Nevada from November 6. All casinos…

8th October 2020

MGM offers $750m in unsecured notes to help refinance debts

Land-based giant MGM Resorts will offer $750m in unsecured senior notes to be repaid in 2028 to help it refinance its existing debts. The operator…

10th September 2020

Empire City Casino to reopen September 21

New York-based Empire City Casino, owned and operated by MGM Resorts International, will reopen for business in a limited capacity from Monday, September 21. Restrictions…