September 2010 News Article Archive

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Union Gaming Advisors, LLC Announces FINRA Registration and Launch of New - 30 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Union Gaming Advisors, LLC announced today that the company has received broker-dealer registration with FINRA (www.finra.org). In addition, the company announced the launch of its new website, which can be found at: www.uniongamingadvisors.com. “This is - read more »

Microgame License Network Media’s EGASS Solution - 30 September 2010
Colchester, United Kingdom, September 29, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Network Media are extremely proud to announce that Italy’s market leading gaming service provider, Microgame S.p.A has signed a multi-year master license agreement for their EGaming Affiliate System Software (EGASS).As a result of this agreement, Microg - read more »

betinternet.com Launches CTXM’s Casino Suite - 30 September 2010
Douglas, United Kingdom, September 29, 2010 --(PR.com)-- Garry Knowles, Managing Director at Webis Holdings, commented: “We are delighted to work with CTXM as our new Casino and Games provider on the betinternet.com platform. As a global gaming operator, it is important for us to offer the best possible product - read more »

Viejas Casino Chooses BIS2’s Award-Winning Software for Gaming - 29 September 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BIS2 announced today that its floorViz software has been installed at Viejas Casino of San Diego, CA. BIS2’s floorViz software product provides a new paradigm of visual analytics for casino operators, and turns their growing mountains of gaming data into - read more »

FIAA: THE BIBLE ONLINE, the world’s first Bible based browser game starts today on September 28th in - 29 September 2010
SIEGBURG, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Experience the Bible at www.bibleonlinegame.com FiAA GmbH announces the official release of THE BIBLE ONLINE, the first browser game based on the world view and scenarios from the Bible. During the beta, a large community developed around THE BIBLE O - read more »

Bally Technologies to Present Sophisticated Cabinets, Compelling Games, and Superior Systems Products at SAGSE - 29 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, announced today that it will showcase a wide assortment of groundbreaking games and innovative technologi - read more »

Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. and Dover Motorsports, Inc. Announce - 29 September 2010
DOVER, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dover Downs Gaming & Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE: DDE) (“Gaming”) and Dover Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE: DVD) (“Motorsports”) announced today that they have entered into a definitive agreement to combine their businesses through a merger under whic - read more »

Penn National Gaming Opens Maryland’s First Casino Three Days Early and One Month Prior to Original - 29 September 2010
WYOMMISSING, Pa. & PERRYVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming (Nasdaq: PENN) unveiled Maryland’s first casino today when it opened Hollywood Casino Perryville three days prior to its projected September 30 launch and four weeks earlier than original estimates. The new gaming - read more »

MTR Gaming Group Repays $11.5 Million of Debt and Enters into Amendment to Credit - 29 September 2010
CHESTER, W. Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MTR Gaming Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS: MNTG) (the “Company”) announced today that it has repaid the total amount of $10.0 million outstanding under its credit agreement with Aladdin Credit Advisors, L.P., as administrative agent, which provides for a $20.0 - read more »

WMS Industries Reports on Inaugural Investor - 29 September 2010
WAUKEGAN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At yesterday’s meeting of security analysts and institutional investors held at the Company’s facilities in Waukegan and Chicago, Illinois, Brian R. Gamache, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS), reported that WMS is we - read more »

Multimedia Games Names Patrick Ramsey Chief Executive - 21 September 2010
AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Multimedia Games, Inc. (Nasdaq: MGAM) (“Multimedia Games” or the “Company”), reported today that pursuant to its previously announced review of strategic alternatives, Patrick Ramsey, 36, who has served as Interim Chief Executive Officer since - read more »

VeriFone Exclusive Payment Solutions Supplier for Newly Opened Marina Bay Sands - 21 September 2010
SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VeriFone Systems, Inc. (NYSE: PAY), today announced that its payment solutions have been deployed exclusively to serve customers at the recently opened Marina Bay Sands Hotel and casino in Singapore. With over 2,500 rooms and suites, the three towers of the - read more »

Sports Interaction: Super Sunday Sibling Showdown - It’s Manning v. Manning in - 18 September 2010
MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Manning Bowl II has been four years in the making and one sportsbook is offering bettors a chance to decide if little brother Eli can get some payback. Sports Interaction, the first online sportsbook licensed and regulated in North America, is offering a - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority to Speak at the Native American Finance Officers Association’s 28th Annual Finance Conference on September 16, - 16 September 2010
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Leo M. Chupaska, Chief Financial Officer, of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will speak on behalf of the Authority at the Native American Finance Officers Association’s 28th Annual Finance Conference to be held at the Hyatt Regency - read more »

Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority to Speak at the 2010 Credit Suisse Global Credit Products Conference on September 16, - 16 September 2010
UNCASVILLE, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Peter J. Roberti, Vice President of Finance, of the Mohegan Tribal Gaming Authority, or the Authority, will speak on behalf of the Authority at the 2010 Credit Suisse Global Credit Products Conference to be held at the Fontainebleau Hotel in Miami Beach, Flori - read more »

WMS To Webcast Analyst Day Presentations on September - 16 September 2010
WAUKEGAN, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WMS Industries Inc. (NYSE:WMS), a leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of games and gaming machines to the global gaming industry, announced today it will webcast the Analyst Day presentations of Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Brian R. Gamach - read more »

Car Once Owned by Pope Benedict XVI to Be Unveiled by Golden Palace Casino During UK Papal - 16 September 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The VW Golf, which once belonged to Cardinal Josef Ratzinger, now pope Benedict XVI, will be unveiled on a charity auctioned ride on Sep 18th, at 10:30 AM in Westminster Cathedral. The car which once belonged to Cardinal Josef Ratzinger, now pope Benedict XVI, w - read more »

$4.5 Million Ca$hola Jackpot Hits at Delaware - 16 September 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The State’s largest and the second largest jackpot in Ca$hola history was hit at Delaware Park on Saturday, September 11. Victoria Y. of Charbonneau, Oregon, won $4.5 million on the Progressive slot machine. Ca$hola is a multi-state, wide area progressi - read more »

SkyWire Media® Partners with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino for SMS Text Marketing - 16 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SkyWire® Media announced today that they are partnering with Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, Las Vegas on a multi-level SMS text marketing initiative that will incorporate into their mobile member database. In efforts to continue to cater to their social medi - read more »

“Grand PrivĂ© Brings the Luck of the Irish to - 16 September 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Grand PrivĂ© Group of casinos has announced the launch of a spectacular new video slot - Lucky Leprechauns. According to Brandon Faber, GrandPrivĂ© spokesperson the game is an Irish-themed adventure video slot aimed at appealing to the fun-loving, luck - read more »

Penn National Gaming to Participate in 2010 Credit Suisse Global Credit Products Conference on September - 16 September 2010
WYOMISSING, Penn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Penn National Gaming, Inc. (Nasdaq: PENN) announced today that Vice President of Finance, Mario Kontomerkos, will participate in an audio webcast in conjunction with the Company’s presentation at the 2010 Credit Suisse Global Credit Products Conference on - read more »

Empire Resorts Announces Changes to Its Board of - 16 September 2010
MONTICELLO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Empire Resorts, Inc., (NASDAQ: NYNY) today announced that G. Michael Brown has resigned as Chairman of the Company's Board of Directors effective immediately due to health reasons. The Company also announced the unanimous election of Emanuel Pearlman as the non - read more »

Vont Limited launches As Leading Isle of Man e-gaming Business - 16 September 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vont Limited, an Isle of Man company offering a variety of specialist consultancy services to the e-gaming industry, officially opened its doors for business this week. The collaboration between five top e-gaming specialists, Vont Limited has many years combined - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Rolling Chip Turnover for August - 16 September 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (“AERL”) (NASDAQ: AERL) (NASDAQ: AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, today announced unaudited Rolling Chip Turnover (as defined below) for the - read more »

Bally Technologies Awarded Contract with Penn National Gaming to Provide Systems and Marketing Solutions in Four Casino - 16 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, today announced a contract with Penn National Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ: PENN) to provide its ACSC™ - read more »

Mega Bad Beat Jackpot Totaling $91,401 Hits at Delaware - 16 September 2010
WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yesterday marked the Casino at Delaware Park’s largest Bad Beat Jackpot payout when Anthony Burchett from Blackbird, Delaware lost a hand of Texas Hold’em with four eights. Mr. Burchett was awarded $41,100 and the second player, who won the hand with - read more »

Global Cash Access Names Chief Financial Officer and Appoints - 16 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Cash Access Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: GCA), the gaming industry’s leading provider of cash access services, has named Mary E. Higgins, executive vice president and chief financial officer. Ms. Higgins will assume her responsibilities on September 14, 2010. - read more »

Grand Privé Prestige Tournament Back by Popular - 16 September 2010
LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Grand PrivĂ© has today announced the launch of “The Prestige Adventure Challenge Reloaded” which will offer players an opportunity to win cash prizes, bonus money and a whole host of other prizes that will total a staggering $130,000.00. From now until 15th - read more »

Entertainment Gaming Asia Reaches 670 Gaming Machine Seats in Operation at - 16 September 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entertainment Gaming Asia Inc. (NYSE Amex: EGT) (“Entertainment Gaming Asia” or “the Company”), formerly known as Elixir Gaming Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of electronic gaming machines on a participation basis to the Pan-Asian gaming in - read more »

Tropicana Entertainment Names Fortino Head of Human - 16 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tropicana Entertainment has named Phil Fortino Vice President and head of human resources. Fortino, who until recently owned and managed Global Work/Life Solutions, a human resources consulting firm, will report to CEO Scott C. Butera. At Global Work/Life, Fo - read more »

Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. Announces Correction to Its Second Quarter 2010 Financial - 16 September 2010
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia Entertainment & Resources Ltd. (AERL) (NASDAQ: AERL) (NASDAQ: AERLW), which operates through its subsidiaries and related promoter companies as a VIP room gaming promoter, issued a press release on August 30, 2010, reporting unaudited and reviewed financial r - read more »

Shuffle Master, Inc. to Announce Third Quarter 2010 Financial - 16 September 2010
LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shuffle Master, Inc. (NASDAQ Global Select Market: SHFL) (“Shuffle Master” or “Company”) announced today that the Company will hold a conference call to discuss its operating results for the third quarter ended July 31, 2010, with the details as fo - read more »

The People Have Spoken: Viejas Casino Voted “Best Casino” and “Loosest - 16 September 2010
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viejas Casino (http://www.viejas.com), southern California’s premier gaming and entertainment destination, has been voted “Best Local Casino” for a record 11 years in a row, along with “Loosest Slots,” in the 2010 San Diego Best Contest. - read more »