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Toronto-listed gaming operator NYX Gaming Group has completed its £270m acquisition of OB Topco Limited, OpenBet's parent company, as well as completing the issuance of convertible shares to William HIll and Sky Betting & Gaming as part of each company's investment in the business.

The Australian Securities and Investment Commission (ASIC) has moved to block relatives of Ainsworth Game Technology (AGT) founder Len Ainsworth from voting in favour of NOVOMATIC’s proposed acquisition of his majority stake in the business.

World Poker Fund Holdings (WPFH), the poker and entertainment business backed by rapper Soulja Boy, has signed an agreement to acquire a 49 per cent stake in Universal Entertainment Group (UEG), the online gaming subsidiary of the Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma.

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