Synovus Financial gets preliminary nod for infusion worth $973 million

Synovus Financial CorpSynovus Financial Corp, the Columbus, Georgia-based financial

Codemasters buys UK-based Swordfish Studios

CodemastersPublisher Codemasters has informed that it has reached an agreement with Activision Vivendi to take over Swordfish Studios.

Alaron Trading Corp. buys Axis Global Management

Alaron TradingChicago-headquartered Alaron Trading Corporation has acquired Axis Global Management, a Los Angeles-based Introducing Broker with nine employees.

The company has bought Axis from Ralph Savrnoch, a nine year managed futures industry veteran.

Fidelity to lay off 1700 more jobs in the first three month of 2009

Fidelity InvestmentsWith the effects of the market meltdown, World’s largest Mutual fund manager Fidelity Investments has decided to cut 1,700 more jobs in the first three months of 2009 in the latest round of cost cutting,

Boeing Co. inks pact to acquire Digital Receiver Technology

Boeing CoChicago based Boeing Co. has signed an agreement to acquire Germantown, Maryland-based Digital Receiver Technology, Inc., a developer of hardware and software products for wireless surveillance and tracking equipment.


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Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak sets June 4 as Target date for reopening of Casinos

Nevada’s COVID-19-hit gaming-driven economy may soon begin recovering as Governor Steve

Indiana’s Rising Star Casino to use PPP loan to bring back workers for possible mid-June reopening

After receiving much-awaited approval from the Indiana Gaming Commission (IGC), the Rising Star Casino Resort is now preparing to bring back nearly a quarter of its total workforce for a tentative

Point Place and two other Upstate New York casinos to reopen June 10

Three Upstate New York casinos, namely Bridgeport’s Point Place Casino, Verona’s Turning Stone Resort Casino, and Chittenango’s Yellow Brick Road Casino, have announced their plans to resume operat

Caesars Palace and Flamingo to be Caesars Entertainment’s first Las Vegas casinos to reopen

It is still unclear exactly when Nevada Governor Steve Sisolak will allow nonessential businesses to reopen, but casino operator Caesars Entertainment Corporation has announced that its two Las Veg

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board releases Casino reopening protocols

Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board (PGCB) has issued reopening protocols for casinos and other entertainment properties that have been looking forward to reopen following prolonged lockdowns caused

MGM Resorts Las Vegas Casinos announce free parking for all guests

American hospitality and entertainment giant MGM Resorts International has confirmed that its Las Vegas casinos will offer free parking for all guests when they will resume operations.

Dispute between South Dakota Tribes and Governor Kristi Noem continues

A dispute between South Dakota Governor Kristi Noem and two state Sioux tribes over tribal checkpoints continues as the two sides have thus far failed to find a concrete solution to the issue.