NOVOMATIC acquires Italy’s HBG Group in of its largest transactions as a company

Gaming technology group NOVOMATIC announced Monday it is expanding internationally with one of the largest transactions in its corporate history: the acquisition of the HBG Group, making the company one of the largest concessionaires in Italy.  The takeover was approved by the Italian Autonomous Administration of State Monopolies (AAMS). NOVOMATICContinue Reading

Tilman Fertitta acquires 6.1% stake in Wynn Resorts; becomes company’s second-largest shareholder

Houston mogul Tilman Fertitta has acquired a big ownership stake in casino heavyweight Wynn Resorts. The move grants the billionaire an immediate foothold in the Strip’s casino industry, as the businessman moves forward with his plans to build a towering resort on Las Vegas Boulevard. According to a filing Monday withContinue Reading

EveryMatrix acquires sports betting developer Leapbit to upgrade OddsMatrix’s sportsbook retail offering

B2B iGaming technology provider EveryMatrix has completed the acquisition of sports betting developer Leapbit, the company announced on Monday. The merger will aims to enhance the group’s retail sports betting product OddsMatrix. Through the acquisition, EveryMatrix will further upgrade its online-first OddsMatrix platform to an omnichannel iGaming solution. OddsMatrix will integrateContinue Reading

Entain acquires Canada’s online betting operator Sports Interaction ahead of Ontario’s launch

Entain announced on Monday that it has acquired Deis Ltd (Avid Gaming) for CAD300 million (US$ 236,61 million) from Middlebrook Investments Limited. Avid Gaming owns Sports Interaction and is headquartered in Jersey (Channel Islands), with offices in the Mohawk Territory of Kahnawà:ke and Ireland. Avid Gaming exclusively licenses the Sports Interaction trademark andContinue Reading

Vita Media Group acquires online casino Greenplay

Vita Media Group, a Danish iGaming company, announced Thursday the acquisition of Greenplay, a casino brand formerly owned and managed by Codere Online, an international gaming operator from Spain. With this acquisition, Vita Media Group is strengthening its market position both in Europe and LATAM countries. This December acquisition isContinue Reading

Bally’s Corporation Acquires UK Game Studio Degree 53

Omni-channel gaming and entertainment company Bally’s Corporation announced the acquisition of game innovation studio Degree 53 as the latest step to enhance its in-house technology. Enhance In-House Technology The acquisition of the based in Manchester, UK, Degree 53 will further enhance technical capabilities for NYSE-listed Bally’s Corporation as it continuesContinue Reading