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Crown exposed as takeover target after Wynn walks away

Crown Resorts has flagged that it may be open to a potential takeover, even though suitor Wynn Resorts has walked away, with both Hard Rock International and Genting seen as potential bidders, according to reports.

Wynn ends Crown talks after premature disclosure

Wynn Resorts has taken its offer for Crown Resorts off the table, according to media reports, just a day after confirmation of a potential takeover sent shares in the Australian operator soaring almost 20 percent.

Ainsworth appoints Novomatic’s Levy as CEO

Ainsworth Game Technology has appointed former Novomatic vice president of global sales, Lawrence Levy, as chief executive officer. The appointment will take effect on July...

Crown reportedly hires Goldman defence after Wynn approach

Australia’s Crown Resorts has reportedly hired investment bank Goldman Sachs as a defence advisor after being approached by Wynn Resorts as a possible takeover...

Industry veterans team in IR consultancy venture

Two of the gaming industry’s most experienced veterans are teaming up to provide consultancy services for integrated resort planning and development. Shaun McCamley, managing...

Sportschamps convicted of posting illegal gambling ad

Wagering company Sportschamps has been convicted of posting an illegal gambling advertisement online following an investigation by Liquor & Gaming New South Wales. The company...

Tabcorp gathers all gaming services businesses under MAX brand

Australian gaming giant Tabcorp has announced a new single identity for its Gaming Services business, with the aim of simplifying the integration of services...

The Australasian Gaming Expo is expanding its Seminar Program for 2019

In response to the positive attendee feedback in 2018, the Seminar Program will again be a key attraction for the Australasian Gaming Expo in...

Sportsbet fined for offering ‘refer a friend’ bonus

Australian online bookmaker Sportsbet has been convicted for offering unlawful inducements to punters to entice their friends to open gambling accounts, local media reports....

Hard Rock confirms interest in Gold Coast

Hard Rock International has confirmed its interest in bidding for a casino license on Australia’s Gold Coast, one of about 12 operators expected to...

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