Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment PLC
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  • Sep. 4, 2015, 2:52 AM
    • GVC Holdings (OTC:GMVHF) has agreed to buy Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment (OTCPK:PYGMF) for about £1.1B ($1.7B), winning a fight with 888 Holdings (OTCPK:EIHDF) to acquire the online gambling company.
    • GVC's battle was the latest in a series of combinations in the gaming industry driven both by the growth of the sector and protection from increasing tax and regulatory pressures.
    • Previously: GVC pushes for Bwin.Party deal (Aug. 07 2015)
    | Sep. 4, 2015, 2:52 AM
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  • Jul. 21, 2015, 4:31 AM
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  • Jul. 17, 2015, 4:02 AM
    • Trumping a bid from rival GVC (OTC:GMVHF), Online gambling firm 888 Holdings (OTCPK:EIHDF) will buy Bwin.party Digital Entertainment (OTCPK:PYGMF) in a cash and stock deal worth £898M ($1.4B).
    • The deal is the latest in a flurry of M&A activity in the industry, which is expected to accelerate as gambling firms look to protect themselves from increasing tax and regulatory pressures.
    • Just six months ago, 888 rejected a takeover bid from William Hill (OTCPK:WIMHY), which valued it at about £750M.
    • Previously: Bwin confirms offer from GVC (Jul. 09 2015)
    • Previously: Bwin.Party +11% with offer on the table (May. 15 2015)
    | Jul. 17, 2015, 4:02 AM
  • Jul. 9, 2015, 7:08 AM
    • GVC Holdings (OTC:GMVHF) has formally offered to acquire Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment (OTCPK:PYGMF) in a deal that values the latter at more than £900M ($1.4B).
    • The bid comes just a little over two years after GVC joined forces with William Hill to acquire Sportingbet, another online gambling company.
    • Previously: Bwin.Party +11% with offer on the table (May. 15 2015)
    | Jul. 9, 2015, 7:08 AM
  • Jun. 22, 2015, 12:55 PM
    • Bwin.Party (OTCPK:PYGMF) sells the rights to the World Poker Tour to Chinese firm Ourgame International Holdings for $35M.
    • The company will continue to sponsor WPT events in the U.S. and Europe until the end of 2016.
    • Ourgame is a major player in the online games category in China.
    | Jun. 22, 2015, 12:55 PM
  • May 15, 2015, 1:49 PM
    • Shares of Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment (OTCPK:PYGMF) jump 11.4% after GVC Holdings (OTC:GMVHF) says it has an offer on the table for the company.
    • A deal would be structured as a reverse takeover is an agreement is finalized.
    • Bwin.Party has been the subject of considerable speculation over a full or partial sale.
    | May 15, 2015, 1:49 PM
  • Feb. 17, 2015, 2:08 PM
    • Takeover talks between 888 Holdings (OTCPK:EIHDF) and William Hill broke down yesterday, according to Financial Times.
    • 888 Holdings rejected a £700M ($1.075B) offer made by the large bookmaking company.
    • Bwin.party (OTCPK:PYGMF) and 888 Holdings are both down sharply in London trading over the last few sessions as M&A speculation has fizzled.
    | Feb. 17, 2015, 2:08 PM
Company Description
A leader in digital entertainment, we are also the worlds largest listed online gaming business.
Sector: Services
Country: Gibraltar