IGT to Dispose of Double Down Interactive Assets

IGT to Dispose of Double Down Interactive Assets

International Game Technology (IGT), one of the top international gaming operators on a global scale, revealed that it has inked a definitive acquisition deal to dispose of one of its assets. Under the purchase agreement, IGT is to sell its social casino subsidiary Double Down Interactive to one of DoubleU Games Co.’s affiliates. IGT has used the services of Raine Group and Credit Suisse International as financial advisors, and Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and Cooley LLP have acted as legal counsels. DoubleU Games has used Deutsche Bank as a…

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Four Milestones Mark the First Four Months of 2017 for GAMEIOM

Four Milestones Mark the First Four Months of 2017 for GAMEIOM

The Isle of Man-based GAMEIOM has celebrated four pretty successful months since the start of 2017, with the company getting a full operating license in Gibraltar and inking a number of partnership agreements to bring its presence further on a global scale. The company is focused on two major objectives, including providing a reliable and safe aggregation platform for the game developers and also to make sure it provides high-quality gaming content to engage players from all over the world with its products. Currently, GAMEIOM operates under licenses issued by…

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Cherry Acquires Additional 7.5% Stake in Almor Holding

Cherry Acquires Additional 7.5% Stake in Almor Holding

As far as further expansion of its operations is concerned, the Swedish gaming operator Cherry AB has kept its focus right on the target over the last few months. Most recently, the company has announced the acquisition of additional 7.5% of Malta-based Almor Holding Ltd. The Maltese company, which was founded in 2011, has been one of the leading online casino and sportsbook operators which currently operates in a number of European markets, with primary focus on the German-speaking ones. Back in 2015, Cherry bought a majority stake of 75%…

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Videoslots Affiliates’ Reputation Put at Stake after Stats Closure

Videoslots Affiliates’ Reputation Put at Stake after Stats Closure

Lately, many users have strongly criticised the official casino affiliate program of Videoslots Casino – Videoslots Affiliates. At the middle of March 2017, a discussion over the fairness and transparency of Videoslots Affiliates has been started at the Affiliate Guard Dog (AGD) by some affiliates who have called the program a rogue one. The problem was described by some of the users as one of the worst ones ever made, especially in terms of functionality and transparency. As reported on GPWA and AGD, the rows of Active Players and Unique…

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VizExplorer Unveils Partnership with OpenWager

VizExplorer Unveils Partnership with OpenWager

VizExplorer, leading provider of operational intelligence solutions for the gaming industry, announced it has agreed on a partnership with B2B social gaming provider OpenWager. The new deal will enable the two companies to launch VizExplorer’s SocialLink™ for OpenWager to be integrated with VizExplorer’s existing applications. The integration would allow gambling establishments to utilise social games as a means to incrementally boost on-site customer visits. The partnership between the two companies comes as a direct result of the increasing demand for adding social games to gambling facilities’ marketing mix as this…

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Scientific Games Acquires Spicerack Media to Expand Product Portfolio

Scientific Games Acquires Spicerack Media to Expand Product Portfolio

The leading provider of international lottery and regulated gaming products and services Scientific Games revealed it has finalised the acquisition of Spicerack Media Inc., a privately-held company focused on the provision of mobile and social games and services. Thanks to the acquisition, Scientific Games is to add the offering of Spicerack to its portfolio, which is to be complemented by the high quality and stability of the social casino games and mobile offerings of the newly-bought operator. Spicerack is best known as the creator of the social bingo game application…

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188BET UK Implements EveryMatrix CasinoEngine Solution to Expand Product Offering

188BET UK Implements EveryMatrix CasinoEngine Solution to Expand Product Offering

The independent business-to-business gaming software solution supplier EveryMatrix announced that a large number of leading online casino games provided by Evolution Gaming, NYX and Play’n GO is to be officially released on 188BET.co.uk. The new gaming content is to become available for the British players of 188BET via the CasinoEngine solution provided by EveryMatrix. The afore-mentioned solution of EveryMatrix had been earlier integrated alongside the proprietary platform of 188BET. The Chief Executive Officer of EveryMatrix Ebbe Groes commented on the collaboration between the two companies, explaining that growth has always…

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GVC Holdings to Launch NYX OGS at bwin

GVC Holdings to Launch NYX OGS at bwin

NYX Gaming, a market leader in supplying online sports betting, casino, lottery and bingo solutions, announced it has decided to extend its partnership with key provider of B2B and B2C services GVC Holdings. According to the terms of the agreement, the partnership will be extended through NYX Gaming’s proprietary Open Gaming System (OGS) and its associated content. NYX Gaming’s game aggregation server is to be utilised by the online casino and sports betting operator bwin, which is among the most well-known brands operated by GVC Holdings, alongside other notable names…

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NOVOMATIC Publishes Highest Revenues in Company’s 36-Year History

NOVOMATIC Publishes Highest Revenues in Company’s 36-Year History

Austria-based gaming company NOVOMATIC released its annual financial report today and announced it achieved the highest revenues ever since it was first established in 1980. The annual financial report, published on the website of the Österreichische Kontrollbank, indicated that the NOVOMATIC AG Group generated a total of €2,294.1 million in revenue for the fiscal year of 2016. The result corresponds to a 10% year-on-year increase for the gambling company. The most substantial increase in revenue was achieved within the sector of gaming machines. According to the company’s financial report, revenues…

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TCSJOHNHUXLEY Announces Partnership with Crown Resorts

TCSJOHNHUXLEY Announces Partnership with Crown Resorts

Key gambling equipment manufacturer TCSJOHNHUXLEY announced it has sealed a deal with CLUB Gaming Pty Limited, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of leading Australian casino operator Crown Resorts Limited. The new deal will enable the UK-based gambling equipment manufacturer to become the exclusive international distributor of a set of new table games, courtesy of CLUB Gaming. The agreement, which comes into force immediately, will initially cover five games, allowing the leading gaming equipment supplier to market the new offerings to its global customer-base. Representatives of TCSJOHNHUXLEY’s governance revealed that…

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