Posts tagged: Playtech

Vitasoy heiress builds stake in Playtech... - Part 3

Thursday, 20 January 2022, 10:15 am

JKO Play, the investment vehicle led by former Formula One boss Eddie Jordan, has lined up Nickleby Capital to advise and raise the financing for its £2.7 billion plus takeover bid for Playtech, the FTSE 250-listed gaming company.

The thing is, though, is Betaville can't tell whether Nickleby's appointment is bullish or bearish for JKO's counter tilt at Playtech...

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Vitasoy heiress builds multi-million pound stake in Playtech...

Monday, 29 November 2021, 2:25 pm

Karen Lo has been buying a multi-million pound stake in Playtech, the online gaming software group currently at the centre of a complex three-way takeover tussle.

She is just the latest in a string of colourful characters, many of them eminating from the Far East, who have been buying shares in Playtech well above the recommended 680p a share offer from Aristocrat, an Australian gaming group...

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Sportingbet owner GVC said to be gearing up for next major takeover deal; spokesperson denies interest in £5 billion Playtech merger - part 2

Friday, 3 March 2017, 9:49 am

I see one of my favourite ex-Telegraph colleagues, Harry Wilson of The Times, has also noted GVC appears to be preparing for its next major deal by putting debt financing in place.

In case you missed it, here is a link to Harry Wilson's excellent market report column in today's The Times:..

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