Category / Mergers, Acquisitions & Partnerships

Hard Rock casino coming to Grand Bahama Island?

Taxpayers, through the government of The Bahamas, are reportedly bolstering repairs of Memories Resort & Spa at Freeport on Grand Bahama Island. Freeport’s largest resort property has been closed since suffering a devastating hit by Hurricane Matthew in October. Tribune 242 said Monday that the government has confirmed a commitment of $2.5 million to speed up […]

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BetSoft Gaming Limited inks games supply deal with Suprnation

Three-dimensional online games innovator BetSoft Gaming Limited has signed a content supply deal with iGaming operator Suprnation that will see its range of Slots3 titles brought to players at VoodooDreams. Under the terms of the agreement, which also covers the Swedish developer’s full line of ToGo mobile slots, the gaming center is to market its […]

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Konami Gaming Incorporated slots come to PlaySugarHouse.com

Konami Gaming Incorporated has signed a deal with American casino operator Rush Street Gaming that will see a selection of the developer’s real-money online slots made available to online casino players in New Jersey via the domain at PlaySugarHouse.com. Chicago-based Rush Street Gaming, which operates PlaySugarHouse.com through its Rush Street Interactive subsidiary, stated that the […]

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Court approves Caesars bankruptcy plan to emerge in 2017 with $10 billion less debt

In a press relief noted for its brevity compared to the gravity lifted, Caesars Entertainment Corporation (NASDAQ: CZR) has seen its operating company’s bankruptcy reorganization plan finally approved allowing the company to shed some $10 billion in debt and put an end to its $18.4 billion bankruptcy. After approving the plan, U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Benjamin […]

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Ready or not Black Hole fans; Raiders prepare for move to Sin City

After a year of talk regarding the possibility of the Raiders relocating from their current home in Oakland, California to Las Vegas, Nevada, it appears The Silver and Black may have made a decision. According to an NFL.com report, the Raiders will file relocation papers to make the move to Las Vegas, marking the first […]

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World Poker Tour Acquire WPTDeepStacks

Nearly three years after starting a strategic partnership agreement with WTPDeepStacks Poker Tour, the World Poker Tour announced recently that they’ve finally acquired the DeepStacks tour. The relationship between the two began in 2014, only two years after the DeepStacks Poker Tour was first launched, when Chris Torina, owner and CEO of the DeepStacks brand, […]

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KISS members help break ground for coming Oklahoma casino

After announcing earlier this month that they would be teaming up with the federally-recognized Kaw Nation to bring their Rock And Brews restaurant concept to a planned casino in north-central Oklahoma, former KISS band members Gene Simmons and Paul Stanley have officially helped to break ground on the coming Rock And Brews Casino Resort. The […]

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New Silkroad Culturaltainment Limited re-brands Jeju Island casino

After completing a series of deals that saw it gain control of 72% of the casino inside the Jeju KAL Hotel in South Korea, Chinese real estate developer and operator New Silkroad Culturaltainment Limited has announced that the enterprise has been re-branded as the MegaLuck Casino under the control of its new MegaLuck Company Limited […]

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Success Dragon ends agreement with One Opera; Le Meridien agreement work in progress

Outsourced management service provider, Success Dragon International Holdings Ltd (HKG:1182), said in a recent filing (pdf) that after experiencing ‘unexpected difficulties in obtaining the requisite business certificates for operation of electronic gaming machine business,’ its agreement with One Opera Hotel has been terminated and it will continue negotiating a new approach for the cooperation with […]

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Ownership change at Osceola casino nears completion

Lakeside Hotel & Casino in Osceola will soon have new owners after Iowa gambling regulators approved the change during a meeting last week, as seen and heard on Radio Iowa. The sale, which according to Iowa Racing and Gaming Commission administrator Brian Ohorilko, involved a company that was already active in the Iowa casino, is near […]

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Amaya strikes deferred payment deal with former PokerStars owners Scheinbergs

Canadian online and land-based gaming company, Amaya Gaming, have recently announced that they’ve finally outlined an agreement with Isai Scheinberg and his son Mark over the 197.7 million in deferred payments they owe to the family. The deal was reached just in time before February 1st – the set date for all remaining payments stemming […]

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Late-January vote for Eldorado Resorts Incorporated takeover plan

Shareholders for American casino operator Eldorado Resorts Incorporated will reportedly meet later this month to approve the $1.7 billion acquisition of rival Isle Of Capri Casinos Incorporated. According to a report from the Herald-Standard newspaper citing Eldorado Resorts Incorporated spokesperson Suzanne Trout, the stakeholders are due to vote on January 25 with the deal to […]

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SYNOT Group acquires second casino in Georgia

Czech-based SYNOT Group has recently acquired an existing casino license at the crossroads of Western Asia and Eastern Europe in Tbilisi, the capital and largest city of Georgia. Roland Andrýsek, sales director of SYNOT Group, said, “Georgian lottery market is fairly heavily regulated, the country has only a limited number of casinos, concentrated mainly in […]

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