Tag Archives: Playtika
- Sevilla FC agree Playtika deal pushing PlayWSOP.com into the limelight
August 21, 2017
The Spanish football club, Sevilla, has agreed on a shirt sponsorship deal with Playtika that will see the World Series of Poker's free to play poker room PlayWSOP.com branded on the first team’s shirts. With La Liga audiences growing to the region of six billion eyeballs per season, it pays...
- Playtika the unquestioned star of Caesars Interactive’s Q2 report
August 2, 2016
Caesars Acquisition Company (CACQ) reported strong online gains in what could be the final quarterly report to feature contributions from its highly profitable social gaming unit. On Tuesday, CACQ – which includes Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) and several brick-and-mortar casinos – reported revenue rising nearly 17% to $673.6m in the...
- Has Caesars Finally Saved Itself With The Sale of Playtika?
Caesars Entertainment Corporation just sold Playtika Ltd., a section of Caesars Interactive Entertainment to a consortium of Chinese equity funds for $4.4 billion. Did Caesars just save itself? For the first time since it officially split into two and dumped all of its bad debt in a garbage shell in...
- Jack Ma-backed Chinese group snaps up Caesar’s Playtika gaming business
August 1, 2016
A group of Chinese investors backed by billionaire Jack Ma has agreed to buy casino-style gamesmaker Playtika from Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) for $4.4 billion. The consortium, led by Shanghai Giant Network Technology, includes Ma’s private equity firm Yunfeng Capital as well as China Oceanwide Holdings Group Co., China Minsheng...
- South Korea’s Netmarble Games among bidders for Caesars Interactive’s Playtika
July 6, 2016
South Korea’s Netmarble Games Corp is making a play to acquire social casino operator Playtika from casino giant Caesars Entertainment. On Tuesday, Korean business media outlet Pulse News reported that Netmarble, the mobile game unit of South Korean conglomerate CJ Group, had submitted a letter of intent to purchase Playtika....
- Caesars Interactive Entertainment has record year thanks to social games
February 23, 2016
Caesars Interactive Entertainment (CIE) had a record year in 2015 as its social and mobile games continued to outpace real-money online gambling. On Tuesday, CIE reported Q4 revenue of $209.2m, up one-third from one year ago. Social and mobile games operating under CIE’s Playtika umbrella accounted for $198.8m of this...
Zynga buy four Harpan Solitaire games for $42.5m
March 17, 2017
Caesars, Gamblit testing skill-based games in Las Vegas
March 30, 2017
Betfred hops on social casino bandwagon with Betfred Social
March 22, 2017