(London, UK).- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT), holder of the largest slot game feature patent portfolio in North America, announced that it has signed a patent cross-licensing agreement with AGS, a full-service designer and manufacturer of gaming products for the casino floor. Under the agreement, AGS can offer games including patented features from the IGT portfolio, and will pay licensing fees to IGT.
(Las Vegas and Toronto).- Scientific Games Corporation (Nasdaq: SGMS) ("Scientific Games") and NYX Gaming Group Limited (TSXV: NYX) ("NYX") today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement (the "Arrangement Agreement") under which Scientific Games will acquire NYX, further strengthening Scientific Games´ leadership position and ability to provide the broadest portfolio of content, technologies and digital products and services for its global Gaming and Lottery customers. Under the terms of the transaction, Scientific Games will acquire all of the outstanding ordinary shares of NYX for CAD$2.40 per share, equivalent to an enterprise value of approximately CAD$775 million, or approximately US$631 million.
(United Kingdom).- BetConstruct is excited to announce that it has been granted a Remote Gaming Licence for its Sportsbook product by Arjel, the French online games regulator.
(Las Vegas, US).- BMM Testlabs, the world´s best gaming testing laboratory and technical consultancy, is pleased to announce that Gene Chayevsky has joined the company as EVP Europe & South America. Chayevsky has over 25 years of executive management and investment banking experience, and served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cadillac Jack, the gaming manufacturer.
(Spain).- As countries across Latin America stride towards the implementation of workable online regulation, Rubén Loeches, R. Franco Group’s Chief Marketing Officer, looks at how operators can come out ahead
(Las Vegas).- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or the "Company") today announced that it has entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger (the "reincorporation merger agreement") with SG Nevada Merger Company, a Nevada corporation and our wholly owned subsidiary ("SG Nevada"), providing for the merger of the Company with and into SG Nevada with SG Nevada surviving the merger (the "Surviving Corporation"), for the sole purpose of changing the Company´s state of incorporation from Delaware to Nevada (the "reincorporation merger").
(United Kingdom).- More than 800 gaming industry professionals will be on hand for the 2017 EGR Operator Awards to be held October 26 at Grosvenor House at Park Lane in London. The awards have come to be known informally as the Oscars of the eGaming sector due to the-the prestige associated with being nominated as well the selection process which relies on a sort of peer review. Once nominated, or ‘shortlisted’ operators and others in the industry may vote for winners.
(London, UK).- Technology and software solutions supplier, NRM, has announced a significant business win securing a group wide agreement to install its Numbers Betting Platform across the vast majority of the Ladbrokes Coral estate. The contract, which covers some 3,000+ LBOs, was secured following a competitive tender process and was officially launched at a photo-opportunity held at the Ladbrokes LBO in Bloxwich, West Midlands.