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Analysts react to the death of Las Vegas Sands Corporation boss Sheldon Adelson

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In the United States and numerous industry analysts have reportedly predicted that the recent passing of Sheldon Adelson (pictured) at the age of 87 should have little serious impact on the immediate future of Las Vegas Sands Corporation. According to a story from CDC Gaming Reports, Adelson died at his home in southern California ...

Las Vegas Sands Corporation boss Sheldon Adelson dies at the age of 87

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The controversial Chairman and Chief Executive Officer for American casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corporation, Sheldon Adelson (pictured), reportedly passed away yesterday evening at the age of 87. According to a report from the Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper, Adelson died at his home in Malibu, California, only four days after taking medical leave so ...

Bally’s Corporation inks operating deal for coming Pennsylvania casino

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American casino operator Bally’s Corporation has announced the signing of an agreement that is to see it design, build and operate a new gambling-friendly facility for central Pennsylvania featuring up to 750 slots alongside as many as 30 gaming tables. Previously known as Twin River Worldwide Holdings Incorporated until undergoing a name-change late last ...

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation takeover proposal takes a step forward

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In Canada and the $2.5 billion deal that would see an affiliate of Apollo Global Management Incorporated acquire prominent casino operator Great Canadian Gaming Corporation has reportedly been approved by the Supreme Court of British Columbia. According to a Thursday report from The Canadian Press news service published by the Financial Post newspaper, the New ...

Okada Manila disappointment for Universal Entertainment Corporation

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Japanese pachinko, slot and arcade games manufacturer Universal Entertainment Corporation is reportedly continuing to be adversely impacted by the coronavirus-induced drop in revenues from its Okada Manila integrated casino result. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Tokyo-listed giant used an official Thursday filing to detail that company-wide net sales for the ...

Great Canadian Gaming Corporation being bought by New York investments firm

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North American casino operator Great Canadian Gaming Corporation is reportedly set to be acquired by New York-listed Apollo Global Management Incorporated in a deal worth approximately $2.5 billion. According to a Wednesday report from the Bloomberg news service, the private alternative investments management firm has agreed to pay around $0.29 for every share in the ...

Scientific Games Corporation reprises Willy Wonka Golden Ticket game

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American iGaming, lottery and gaming machines behemoth Scientific Games Corporation has announced the return of its Willy Wonka Golden Ticket linked scratchcard innovation complete with the Everlasting Million Second Chance opportunity. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Monday press release (pdf) to detail that its latest instant-win advance has already gone live with ...

Las Vegas Sands Corporation said to be considering American exit

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Giant casino operator Las Vegas Sands Corporation has reportedly held preliminary discussions about the possibility of exiting the United States altogether by offloading its three properties in Las Vegas. According to a Monday report from the Bloomberg news service, the firm headed by 87-year-old billionaire Sheldon Adelson could expect to net at least $6 ...

Scientific Games Corporation unveils new Kascada gaming cabinet

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American gaming machines developer Scientific Games Corporation has announced the premiere of its new Kascada cabinet complete with the latest incarnation of its Duo Fu Duo Cai series of Asia-facing slot games in Coin Combo. The Las Vegas-headquartered innovator used an official Monday press release (pdf) to declare that Kascada is ‘the next generation ...

IGT and Scientific Games Corporation abandon Brazil scratchcard agreement

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British lottery and gaming machines innovator International Game Technology (IGT) has announced its official withdrawal from the alliance that was to have seen it manage Brazil’s inaugural national scratchcard concession in partnership with American compatriot Scientific Games Corporation. The London-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release to detail that the joint arrangement was ...

Manila casino authorization for International Entertainment Corporation

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Following many months of negotiations and Asian hotel and leisure operator International Entertainment Corporation has reportedly announced that it has finally received conditional approval to transform one of its Philippines properties into a full-scale integrated casino resort. According to a Tuesday report from G3Newswire, the Hong Kong-listed firm revealed that its Marina Square Properties ...

Ronald Perelman agrees sale of 39% stake in Scientific Games Corporation

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American billionaire businessman Ronald Perelman (pictured) has reportedly agreed a deal that will see him offload his entire 39% stake in gaming machines behemoth Scientific Games Corporation to Australian investments firm Caledonia. According to a report from the Bloomberg news service, the 77-year-old is responsible for the large shareholding through his MacAndrews and Forbes ...

Scientific Games Corporation breaking new lottery ground in Germany

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American gaming machines innovator Scientific Games Corporation has announced the launch of a pilot program that has seen Germany’s Sachsenlotto roll out a limited number of its PlayCentral HD self-service lottery scratchcard vending machines. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release (pdf) to detail that the first-of-its-kind arrangement has involved the ...

FanDuel Sportsbook app debuts in Iowa via Boyd Gaming Corporation alliance

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Prominent online sportsbook operator FanDuel Group has announced that its mobile-friendly online sports betting app has gone live for aficionados in the American state of Iowa courtesy of an alliance with casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation. The New York-headquartered firm used an official Thursday press release to detail that punters in ‘The Hawkeye State’ can ...

Scientific Games Corporation extends Wynn Resorts Limited digital alliance

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American iGaming, lottery and gaming machines innovator Scientific Games Corporation has announced the signing of a deal that has seen it extend its digital relationship with Wynn Resorts Limited into the states of Colorado and Indiana. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Wednesday press release (pdf) to detail that Wynn Resorts Limited’s recreational ...

Boyd Gaming Corporation premieres free-play Stardust Social Casino app

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American land-based casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation has announced that it has taken a further step into the iGaming realm via the premiere of its free-play Stardust Social Casino app. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Tuesday press release to state that the new iOS and Android-friendly mobile innovation is themed around the motifs ...

Scientific Games Corporation investor considering potential stake sale

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American billionaire businessman Ronald Perelman (pictured) has reportedly revealed that he is looking into the possibility of offloading the entire 39% stake he holds in gaming machines behemoth Scientific Games Corporation. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming citing an earlier story from the Bloomberg news service, the 77-year-old is responsible for the ...

SciPlay Corporation acquires casual games innovator Come2Play Limited

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The SciPlay Corporation subsidiary of Scientific Games Corporation has announced the completion of a deal that has seen it spend an undisclosed amount of cash in order to purchase mobile casual games developer Come2Play Limited. The Las Vegas-headquartered firm used an official Monday press release to detail that it had already offered a range ...

Re-opening gloom for Caesars Entertainment Corporation venues

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American casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corporation has reportedly announced that its five recently re-opened Nevada properties recorded aggregated first-week revenues that were between 56% and 58% lower year-on-year. According to a Tuesday report from CDC Gaming Reports, the NASDAQ-listed company partially revived operations at its Caesars Palace Las Vegas, Harrah’s Lake Tahoe, Flamingo Las ...

International Entertainment Corporation reveals Manila casino plan

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Asian hotel and leisure operator International Entertainment Corporation has reportedly informed investors that one of its subsidiaries is hoping to be given permission to bring an integrated casino resort to the Philippines capital of Manila. According to a report from Inside Asian Gaming, the Hong Kong-listed firm used an official filing to detail that ...

FSI agrees Scientific Games Corporation integration alliance

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Greek fantasy sportsbook software developer Fantasy Sports Interactive (FSI) has announced the signing of a strategic deal that is to see it supply its innovations to American gaming behemoth Scientific Games Corporation. The Athens-headquartered firm used an official May 26 press release to declare that the arrangement will allow its unique array of iGaming ...