Sunday, September 19, 2021
IAGR, international association of gaming regulators

U.K. and NSW win in inaugural IAGR awards

Great Britain's Gambling Commission and NSW's Office of Responsible Gambling are the winners in the IAGR inaugural awards program.
Blackstone makes A$8 billion bid for Crown Resorts

Crown loses another director as Antonia Korsanos quits

Crown Resorts director Antonia Korsanos is stepping down, becoming the 10th board member to quit this year.
Scientific Games

SG lottery revenue to grow 13.6% to 2022

Scientific Games (SG), which is mulling alternatives for its lottery business, said it expects the segment's revenue to gain 13.6 percent for the next two years.
star sydney

Star regulatory review to be conducted by Bergin probe counsel

The Star Entertainment Group said Adam Bell SC, who found Crown Resorts to be unsuitable to hold a license in Sydney, will carry out the next regular review of The Star Sydney.

Crown considering mandatory vaccinations for all staff/visitors

Crown Resorts is considering making it mandatory for all staff to be vaccinated and for visitors to its properties, under a 'no jab, no entry' policy.
Crown Resorts heads toward contentious AGM

Crown auditor flags “going concern” in relation to Covid-19, licenses

Crown Resorts’ independent auditor KPMG has noted a “going concern” in the company’s FY21 financial report, as a result of “significant doubt” on the group’s ability to continue. 
Lawrence Levy

Lawrence Levy resigns as Ainsworth CEO

Ainsworth announced that Lawrence Levy has advised the Company of his intention to resign from the role of CEO.
Queensland Gaming Roadshow

GTA launches Queensland Gaming Roadshow next week

Gaming Technologies Association, organizer of the yearly Australasian Gaming Expo has announced the launch of a series of “roadshow” events in Queensland later this month.
Steve McCann, Crown Resorts

Crown Resorts considers leasing out casino property if it loses license

Crown Resorts new CEO Steve McCann says that leasing out the group’s casinos is among one of the options he will consider to maintain stock value should it lose its gambling licenses. 

Daniel Lovecek joins Australian law advisory Senet

Former Tabcorp general counsel of wagering and media Daniel Lovecek has joined Australian law firm Senet as part of the senior leadership team.