Tabcorp Holdings is seeking authorisation from the Australian Competition Tribunal to proceed with its proposed merger with Tatts Group, at the same time withdrawing its application for informal clearance by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
London-listed operator Sportech has struck a conditional agreement to sell its Football Pools business to FP Acquisitions Limited, a newly-incorporated company controlled by funds advised by European private equity investors OpCapita LLP.
Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort, the venue once owned by US President Donald Trump, has been sold to a group of investors led by the tribal-owned entertainment venues operator Hard Rock International.
The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has published its initial findings relating to Tabcorp's proposed AUD$6.4bn acquisition of Tatts Group, highlighting the risk of reduced competition in Queensland and the potential dominance of Sky Racing as key areas of concern.
Stockholm-listed gaming operator Betsson has entered the regulated Spanish iGaming market with the acquisition of Premier Casino, a brand of Spain's largest television network Mediaset España Comunicación.