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- Five reasons why you should attend G2E Asia 2016
May 11, 2016
Global Gaming Expo Asia (G2E Asia), the premier international gaming exhibition and conference dedicated to the Asian gaming market, is set to take place in Macau from May 17 through 19. Content for the event has been developed by gaming experts and promises attendees the most comprehensive gaming education possible...
- Penn National Gaming to finalize Tropicana Las Vegas acquisition
August 22, 2015
Penn National Gaming’s bid to purchase one of the Strip’s last Rat Pack-era casino resorts has received final regulatory approval. The Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC) approved the $360m sale of the Tropicana Las Vegas to casino and racetrack operator Penn National Gaming (PNG) on Thursday and the deal is expected to be finalized...
- Penn National Gaming to acquire Tropicana Las Vegas for $360m
April 29, 2015
Regional casino and racing operator Penn National Gaming (PNG) has struck a deal to purchase the Tropicana Las Vegas Casino Hotel Resort. The Trop’s current owners, who include investor Alex Yemenidjian and Toronto-based private equity firm Onex Corp, have agreed to sell the perpetually money-losing property to PNG for $360m....
- Massachusetts anti-casino groups have new axe to grind; Tropicana COO and President steps down
October 12, 2011
Opponents of casino business expansion in Massachusetts are pulling out all the stops to try and prevent a final vote on the bill later this week. Their latest axe to grind concerns job estimates of around 21,000 in total that they described as "wildly optimistic". Anti-casino groups doubt that bringing...
- Carl Icahn wants Tropicana Las Vegas casino to pay to use Tropicana name
August 19, 2010
What’s in a name? Plenty, if you’re Carl Icahn, and you say you own the Tropicana trademark. See, the Tropicana Las Vegas hotel/casino is owned by Onex Corp. and Alex Yemenidjian, but Icahn wants Onex and Yemenidjian to pay him to continue calling the Tropicana the Tropicana. It would be...
- Cantor’s eDeck to put refurbished Tropicana in-play
June 11, 2010
While its parent company, Cantor Fitzgerald, awaits federal approval for its new movie box office futures index, Cantor Gaming is signing up more users of its eDeck technology, most recently the newly refurbished Tropicana in Las Vegas, which is scheduled to launch this fall. The eDeck will allow the hotel's...