Thursday, October 18, 2018

Retired Estée Lauder exec fills vacancy on Caesars board

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Retired Estée Lauder exec fills vacancy on Caesars board

A retired executive of Estée Lauder has been appointed to the board of directors of Caesars Entertainment Corp., the company announced in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing Wednesday.

NBA and MLB could see $1.7 billion from legalized sports betting

Casino City Times
NBA and MLB could see $1.7 billion from legalized sports betting
Annual revenues for Major League Baseball and the National Basketball Association may increase by $1.1 billion and $585 million, respectively, due to widely available, legal and regulated sports betting.

Caesars Entertainment appoints Denise M. Clark to Board of Directors

Casino City Times
Caesars Entertainment appoints Denise M. Clark to Board of Directors
Clark brings to the Caesars Board of Directors more than two decades of experience in the U.S. Navy and several leading multinational companies across a variety of industries.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue

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MGM, Wynn tamp down Boston casino intrigue
Executives for MGM and Wynn are tamping down speculation the companies are quietly in talks over Wynn's Boston-area casino. MGM Resorts International CEO Jim Murren said today it would have to be an "extremely unique situation" for officials to ...

Golden Nugget owner approaches Caesars over merger

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Golden Nugget owner approaches Caesars over merger
Golden Nugget owner Tilman Fertitta has approached Caesars Entertainment over the possibility of a merger, according to a Reuters report

Yggdrasil signed Svenska Spel content agreement before Swedish market regulation

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Yggdrasil signed Svenska Spel content agreement before Swedish market regulation

Popular gaming solutions supplier Yggdrasil signed Svenska Spel content agreement to boost its presence in the soon-to-be regulated Swedish market. Yggdrasil has agreed to provide Svenska Spel Sport & Casino (subsidiary of AB Svenska Spel) with its leading casino slots content. Svenska Spel is the largest and most established gaming operator in the Swedish market with brands including Lotto, Triss, ...

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Changes to FOBT limits could be six months away

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Changes to FOBT limits could be six months away
The maximum stake reduction on fixed-odds betting terminals in the UK could come in April 2019, to coincide with the new tax year