• Mon. Oct 18th, 2021

Aristocrat Buying Playtech, Deal Values Goal at $3.71B

Aristocrat Technologies, one of the world’s largest makers of gaming machines, is acquiring rival Playtech for 680 pence ($9.35) in cash — a 58.4 percent premium to the target’s Oct.…

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman Seeks to Widen Interstate 15

Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman has taken to Twitter to push widening narrow portions of Interstate 15 that create traffic bottlenecks between Los Angeles and tourism-dependent Las Vegas. In a…

Indiana Gaming Fee Reveals Extra Information About Terre Haute On line casino Candidates

New information was released this past week by the Indiana Gaming Commission on the Terre Haute casino license project. It shows that the four bidders project their proposed developments will…

5 Indicted for $1.1M Atlantic Metropolis On line casino Bogus Test Rip-off

Authorities in New Jersey have indicted five New York State residents for allegedly bilking Atlantic City casinos out of more than $1.1 million using a “sophisticated” fraudulent check scheme. Xiuhuan…

Monarch On line casino Anticipated to Pursue M&A, May Double in Dimension, Says Gaming Professional

Monarch Casino & Resort (NASDAQ:MCRI) could evaluate mergers and acquisitions opportunities, and the company could double its portfolio of gaming assets in three years, according to an industry expert. That’s…

Okada Manila Merging with Ader SPAC in $2.6B Single On line casino Transaction

Okada Manila, the world’s only Japanese-owned integrated resort, is merging with Jason Ader’s special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) 26 Capital (NASDAQ:ADER) in a deal valuing the gaming venue at $2.6…

Las Vegas Reporter Tom Hawley, Chronicler of On line casino Historical past, Dies at 60

Veteran Las Vegas journalist Tom Hawley, whose “Video Vault” stories on KSNV-TV chronicled the city’s casino history and more, has died of pancreatic cancer. He was 60. Hawley had been…

Crown Melbourne Suitability Report Remaining Non-public, as State Evaluations Suggestion

Is Crown Melbourne suitable to continue operating a casino in the Australian state of Victoria? That’s the question former federal judge Ray Finkelstein answered in his recommendation to the Victorian…

Slot Machine Knowledgeable Brian Christopher Sticking to Smoke-Free Casinos

Beginning in January, slot machine guru Brian Christopher will begin to distance himself from casinos that allow patrons to smoke. Christopher told Casino.org he will “prioritize” smoke-free casinos, starting Jan.…

Larry Ellison Retains Shopping for Lake Tahoe Property, Newest Acquisition Hyatt Regency

Oracle billionaire founder Larry Ellison continues to purchase Lake Tahoe resorts. The Oracle founder’s latest purchase is the Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe. The man worth an estimated $125 billion recently…