Tag Archives: les ambassadeurs club
- Genting hit with another punto banco scandal; London casino in court
August 16, 2017
Genting has been hit with another Punto Banco scandal as the Scottish Sun reveals an internal investigation is ongoing in Genting Glasgow, and Les Ambassadeurs is in court fighting a mystery man from Singapore. Phil Ivey is an inspiration to many, and under normal circumstances ‘the many' are poker players....
- Landing International to increase Les Ambassadeurs Club’s focus on Asian VIPs
April 8, 2016
The new owners of London’s high-end gaming venue Les Ambassadeurs Club plan to focus the business even more on the Asian high-roller market. On Friday, property developer Landing International Development Ltd filed papers with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange detailing its upcoming April 27 special general meeting, at which shareholders...
- Landing International to expand in UK
December 14, 2015
Hong Kong-listed property developer Landing International hopes to expand and diversify its gambling operations to other markets. Its first stop? The UK. Landing International Development Ltd. has won a bid to acquire UK casino operator Les Ambassadeurs Club Ltd. for £137 million ($207.4 million). The acquisition, which will be funded...
- High-roller sues Les Ambassadeurs over alleged collusion at poker table
June 1, 2014
Dubai-based financier Iraj Parvizi (pictured) has sued London’s Les Ambassadeurs casino for £10m based on his claims that the casino failed to prevent collusion at high-stakes poker games. The Daily Mail reported that Parvizi was a regular at a weekly private game at Les A, which attracted poker professionals and...
- Lola’s Underground Casino rattles cages; Les Ambassadeurs enjoys post-purge perks
May 30, 2014
Two central London casinos have recently taken steps to ensure their offering is up to snuff. The Hippodrome Casino in Leicester Square has announced the opening of Lola’s Underground Casino, a subterranean gambling emporium located 20 feet below the venue’s old theater space, featuring dancing girls in tiger cages mere...