Tag Archives: Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund
- OPAP acquires 90 percent of Payment Hellas; TAIPED to relaunch horse race tender in Greece
August 29, 2014
Cyprus-based OPAP Investments Ltd, a subsidiary of Greek betting operator OPAP, announced that it has signed a deal to acquire a 90 percent stake in Payzone Hellas SA, the largest mobile phone top-up network in Greece. The preliminary agreement between OPAP Investments and Payzone Group and Coltonia Holdings was finalized...
- OPAP privatization effort attracts just two bids
April 17, 2013
Two bids have been submitted for the Greek government’s 33% stake in Greek betting monopoly OPAP, according to a source close to the privatization effort. On Wednesday, Reuters reported that offers had been submitted by US hedge fund Third Point and Emma Delta, a group comprised of Czech investor Jiri...
- Lottomatica backs out of Greek lottery bid; Schleswig-Holstein delays treaty vote
December 14, 2012
Shortly after the Greek privatization agency overseeing the auction for the right to operate the state-owned Hellenic Lotteries accepted the offer made by the sole bidder – a multinational consortium comprising Greek firms OPAP and Intralot, Italy’s Lottomatica and America’s Scientific Games – one of those companies has already succumbed...
- Belgium blacklists another 10; Greece demands more money for lottery; MyPok.fr relaunches
December 11, 2012
10 sites have been added to Belgium’s online gambling blacklist with WMS-owned Jackpot Party being granted a licence at the same time. The Belgian Gaming Commission’s monthly report card showed that Casino van Knokke, WMS’s land-based partner, was awarded the sixth A+ licence in the country’s short iGaming history. As...
- Perform add star name to board; Sportech appoint new COO for the Americas; Greece whittles down lottery bidders
December 3, 2012
Sports content provider Perform Group has added a star name to their board with the appointment of well-known sports presenter Gabby Logan. The BBC Sport presenter joins the board as a non-executive director and will hope to impart wisdom from her some 16+ years in the broadcasting industry. Perform provides...
- OPAP bidders down to seven; Codere signs Hercules; Coral and ESPN enter partnership
November 30, 2012
Greece’s Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) failed to approve just one of the bidders in the running for a 33 percent in state gambling operator OPAP. The process, which has been running for some time, now moves onto the next stage with the following all still in the process:...
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