Scientific Games Completes $5.1bn Takeover of Bally Technologies

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Gaming software provider Scientific Games has announced the completion of its takeover of Las Vegas-based slots developer Bally Technologies this week. The deal is worth an approximate $5.1 billion, equal to £3.25 billion or €4.1 billion, and completion was confirmed after Scientific Games revealed that the move had been given approval by the Nevada gaming… Read more »

Is the slots industry the latest target for the big gaming monopolies?

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A cursory glance at the movements in the slot game industry over the past year or so would suggest that the firms are involved in a seriously big land grab. Several gaming giants have been buying up slot machines manufacturers, with some eye-watering billion dollar deals being hammered out month after month. Are we witnessing… Read more »

Playtech agrees slots content supply deal with Ainsworth

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The casino software provider Playtech has confirmed that it has signed a content supply deal with slots developer Ainsworth this week. As part of the new deal, Playtech will be able to offer online slots from Ainsworth via the developer’s GameConnect remote gaming server such as the Oriental-themed Dragon Lines slot and the illusionist-inspired Sheer… Read more »

Scientific Games acquisition of Bally Technologies on the rocks

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A takeover deal by online gaming software developer Scientific Games of Las Vegas-based slots developer Bally Technologies worth an estimated $5.1 billion was thrown into doubt this week. The multi-million dollar Bally acquisition is on the rocks after JP Morgan Chase and Co, Deutsche Bank, and Bank of America Corp failed to underwrite and sell… Read more »