After all the trials and tribulations of the past few years, the falling revenues and declining profit, the strategy u-turns, the departing players and the redundant managers, who would have thought that bwin.party would be the subject of a bidding war?
Changes to the regulations governing the Italian iGaming market are paving the way for considerable growth by removing inefficiencies and issues that have plagued operators in recent years, DLA Piper’s Giulio Coraggio explains.
Last year, Playtech parked the (London) bus at the ICE show in Excel Centre. At Earl’s Court, its stand was so big that executives dubbed it Abramovich's yacht. It normally combines these outlandish displays with a big deal announcement. So what surprises does Playtech have in store this year?
The rumoured sale of Sportech's last remaining UK-facing operation, The Football Pools, could put in motion a series of events that will fundamentally change the nature of the London-listed gaming operator.