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Wynn loses COO Ciarán Carruthers, bound to take over at Crown Resorts from Steve McCann

Ciarán Carruthers, who has just resigned as COO of Wynn Macau, will be replacing Crown Resorts’ Steve McCann gone two weeks after the takeover from private equity firm Blackstone.

Crown Resorts downgraded following Blackstone takeover: Fitch

Crown Resorts’ credit rating was downgraded by analysts at Fitch Ratings due to the deterioration in the company’s financial profile following the recently completed acquisition by Blackstone. 

Crown faces 2nd Victoria probe over problem gambling practices

Crown Resorts is facing a second regulatory probe in Victoria over its problem gambling practices and may face a fine of as much as $100 million ($69 million).

SOFTSWISS jackpot aggregator partners with Golden Crown Casino

SOFTSWISS started cooperation with the renowned iGaming project Golden Crown Casino. The partnership allowed the brand to enhance player activity with the launch of its first jackpot campaign, Golden Crown Jackpots. 

Blackstone to rebuild Crown into an “iconic” destination

U.S. investment group, Blackstone, has completed its A$8.9 billion ($6.1 billion) acquisition of Crown Resorts, saying it aims to rebuild the Australian operator into an “iconic destination for travel.” 

Your Daily Asia Gaming eBrief: IGLA misses Crown opportunity | Macau update

Regulators in New South Wales have given Crown Resorts conditional approval to open a casino at its glittering new Sydney property, despite the grave problems revealed in three inquiries into its business.

NSW missed the chance, again, to shake up the casino landscape with Crown Sydney opening nod

New South Wales regulators have missed a golden opportunity to open its casino market to new investors by giving Crown Resorts the green light to open its Barangaroo property in Sydney, says Ben Lee, managing partner of IGamiX Management & Consulting. 

Crown gets conditional approval to open Sydney casino

Crown Resorts has been given the go-ahead to open its casino in Sydney, 18 months after opening the hotels and restaurants to the public.

Australian regulators take tougher line after Crown/Star inquiries

Recent proposals to reform Australian gambling regulation signal a change in approach and a more robust stance following the scandals that engulfed Crown Resorts and Star Entertainment. 

Blackstone completes final Crown hurdle; stocks to be delisted

U.S. investment group Blackstone won approval from Australia’s Federal Court for the takeover of Crown Resorts, completing the last step of the regulatory process.