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Caesars agrees to sell Tropicana Evansville for $480m cash

Caesars Entertainment, Inc. said it agreed to sell Tropicana Evansville to Gaming and Leisure Properties and Twin River Worldwide Holdings for $480 million in cash, subject to a customary working capital adjustment.

BoA doubtful of LVS casino sale

Bank of America has expressed doubts about Las Vegas Sands' ability to offload its casino assets given a dearth of potential buyers due to the pandemic. The bank says there is a very small pool of buyers able to make a $6 billion acquisition and at the moment access to capital market finance is also less favourable.

Global tourism down 70% in 2020: WTO

International tourists arrivals plunged by an annualised 70 percent during the first eight months of 2020 because of the coronavirus pandemic, the World Tourism Organization (WTO) has reported.
EveryMatrix signs distribution accord with FunFair Games

EveryMatrix signs distribution accord with FunFair Games

EveryMatrix’s remote gaming server RGS Matrix has signed an agreement, which will allow new game studio FunFair Games to distribute its new multiplayer game content through RGS Matrix’s ‘out of the box’ server.

Las Vegas Sands mulls exit of US gaming with US$6 billion casino sale

Las Vegas Sands Corp is considering the sale of its Las Vegas casinos and is seeking a price tag of about $6 billion and marking an exit from the US gambling industry. 
CPI launches immersive, online showroom

CPI launches immersive, online showroom

Crane Payment Innovations has launched an immersive new customer experience platform. This online showroom, designed to support all customers in all global markets, will first launch during the 2020 G2E virtual event.
Bonus abuse seen as booming business

Bonus abuse seen as booming business

The number of “players” attempting to fraudulently take advantage of sign on bonuses and other incentives in igaming has risen almost 500 percent over the past three years and is expected to continue to be a major problem. 
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Aristocrat, Boyd launch cashless digital wallet

Aristocrat Technologies, announced it has partnered with leading casino operator Boyd Gaming Corporation to launch Aristocrat’s cashless wagering digital wallet technology at Boyd Gaming’s Blue Chip Casino Resort Spa in Michigan City, Indiana.
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JCM brings Fuzion to G2E’20

While JCM Global’s booth at G2E 2020 may be virtual, its award-winning and patented solutions are ready to make the real-world casino industry more efficient, more secure, and more profitable. JCM will show a robust collection of solutions for note and ticket validation, total casino peripheral management, promotional couponing, the count room, and digital signage.

Daniele Alfonso

Daniele Alfonso works for Transunion’s global identity and fraud business unit, which helps to identify online crime in real time.

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