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BRIEF-IGT signs cross-licensing agreement with Ainsworth Game Technology

2017-09-27 reuters
* International Game Technology Plc- signed a patent cross-licensing agreement with Ainsworth Game Technology Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:

IGT Signs Cross-Licensing Agreement With Ainsworth Game Technology

2017-09-27 prnewswire
LONDON, Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT), holder of the largest slot game feature patent portfolio in North America, announced that it has signed a patent cross-licensing agreement with Ainsworth Game Technology ("Ainsworth") (ASX: AGI), a premier manufacturer of global gaming products committed to a culture of quality, innovation and excellence. (2-0)

Gaming Standards Association (GSA) Welcomes Seven New Members

2017-05-25 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - The Gaming Standards Association (GSA) has welcomed seven new members from across the industry spectrum and around the world.

Gaming Standards Association (GSA) and iGaming Academy Launch Game Authentication Terminal (GAT) Standard Course

2017-05-22 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 22, 2017) - The Gaming Standards Association and iGaming Academy have launched "GSA Executive Overview: Game Authentication." Earlier this year, GSA partnered with iGaming Academy to develop and host a series of e-learning modules related to GSA standards, and this is the first in a library of e-learning courses to come.

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announces Four New Members Join Organization; IGT's Gunn Appointed AGEM Vice President of Government Relations

2017-05-11 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 11, 2017) - The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the membership applications of four new companies, bringing the trade group comprised of the world's leading gaming suppliers to a total of 151. (0-1)

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announces Results of Comprehensive Economic Impact Study of Gaming Manufacturer / Technology Sector

2017-05-09 marketwired
Led by large slot companies, report reveals $47.5 billion total impact, $17.9 billion direct impact, 55,000 direct employees and average direct annual wage of $89,400

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Releases April 2017 Index

2017-05-08 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - May 8, 2017) - The AGEM Index reached another record high in April, continuing the momentum from previous months. The composite index stood at 371.50 points at the close of April 2017, which represents an increase of 10.22 points, or 2.8 percent, when compared to March 2017. The AGEM Index reported a year-over-year increase for the 19th consecutive month, rising 144.99 points, or 64.

GSA Brings Together Largest Online Gaming Companies to Collaborate on Its Third Party Interface Standard (TPI)

2017-04-17 marketwired
SAN GWANN, MALTA--(Marketwired - Apr 17, 2017) - The Gaming Standards Association and GSA Europe gained significant support from online gaming companies for its work on a new standard, the Third Party Interface (TPI). The Online Gaming Committee (OGC) will enjoy wider membership participation to accelerate completion of the standard. This new standard, specifically for the online gaming industry, will simplify system integration between content providers and platform providers.

Microgaming Software Systems Ltd. Joins GSA Europe as Platinum Member

2017-03-20 marketwired
SAN GWANN, MALTA--(Marketwired - Mar 20, 2017) - Just weeks after the new organization was formally created, GSA Europe has welcomed online gaming supplier Microgaming Software Systems Limited as a Platinum member.

Gaming Standards Association (GSA) Announces 2017 Board of Directors, Board Members

2017-02-02 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Feb 2, 2017) - The Gaming Standards Association (GSA) has elected a new Board of Directors and officers -- a collection of dedicated individuals who reflect the diversity of GSA's membership and the broad spectrum of the gaming industry.

GSA Partners With iGaming Academy to Host e-Learning Sessions on GSA's Industry Standards

2017-01-26 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jan 26, 2017) - The Gaming Standards Association (GSA) has partnered with e-learning specialists iGaming Academy to develop and host a series of e-learning modules related to GSA standards.

Gaming Standards Association (GSA) Creates GSA Europe Association

2017-01-20 marketwired
SAN GWANN, MALTA--(Marketwired - Jan 20, 2017) - Worldwide standards-setting organization the Gaming Standards Association (GSA) has created a new Malta-based division that will focus on better serving the regional needs of suppliers, manufacturers, online and land-based operators, and regulators outside North America.

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announces Results of Officer Elections; Nieman Ascends to President Position

2017-01-11 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Jan 11, 2017) - The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced today that its Board of the Directors has elected a new slate of officers under the leadership of a new President -- Tom Nieman, Vice President of Global Marketing for JCM Global.

Gaming industry blocks Coles push for poker machine reform

2016-12-18 theage.com.au
Coles is trying to reform the poker machine industry by introducing $1 bet limits on the thousands of machines it owns but says it is being stone-walled by gaming machine manufacturers. 

Gaming industry blocks Coles push for poker machine reform

2016-12-18 smh.com.au
Coles is trying to reform the poker machine industry by introducing $1 bet limits on the thousands of machines it owns but says it is being stone-walled by gaming machine manufacturers. 

Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Announces 11 New Members Join Organization

2016-12-15 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Dec 15, 2016) - The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced today that its Board of Directors has approved the membership applications of 11 new companies, bringing the trade group comprised of the world's leading gaming suppliers to a total of 157, an all-time high.

Len Ainsworth's family have billion reasons to thank Aristocrat boss Jamie Odell

2016-11-30 smh.com.au
Poker industry legend Len Ainsworth doesn't think much of Aristocrat Leisure's chief, Jamie Odell, but Len's family have a billion reasons to thank the departing CEO for an incredible run at the poker machine maker.

Len Ainsworth's family have billion reasons to thank Aristocrat boss Jamie Odell

2016-11-30 theage.com.au
Poker industry legend Len Ainsworth doesn't think much of Aristocrat Leisure's chief, Jamie Odell, but Len's family have a billion reasons to thank the departing CEO for an incredible run at the poker machine maker.

Australian market set to open lower

2016-11-14 ntnews.com.au
THE Australian market looks set to open lower, following the mainly downward path of Wall Street with a weak technology sector offsetting a steep rise in financial stocks as investors bet on higher interest rates.

Australian market set to open lower

2016-11-14 perthnow.com.au
THE Australian market looks set to open lower, following the mainly downward path of Wall Street with a weak technology sector offsetting a steep rise in financial stocks as investors bet on higher interest rates.

93-year-old Len Ainsworth's $200m lesson on how to play the pokies

2016-10-26 theage.com.au
Pokie legend Len Ainsworth has given his fellow Ainsworth Game Technology (AGI) investors a lesson in how to play the old one-armed bandits. 

93-year-old Len Ainsworth's $200m lesson on how to play the pokies

2016-10-26 smh.com.au
Pokie legend Len Ainsworth has given his fellow Ainsworth Game Technology (AGI) investors a lesson in how to play the old one-armed bandits. 

GSA, Where the Gaming Industry Collaborates, Welcomes 14 International Members

2016-10-18 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Oct 18, 2016) - The Gaming Standards Association (GSA) continues to grow its international membership, adding 14 new members to its roster of companies from across the global gaming industry. GSA welcomes the following companies:

Len Ainsworth, Howard Stutz Honored as Initial Recipients of Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) Memorial Awards Honoring Jens Halle and Peter Mead

2016-09-26 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Sep 26, 2016) - The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers (AGEM) announced today that Len Ainsworth has been selected as the initial recipient of the Jens Halle Memorial Award Honoring Excellence in Commercial Gaming Professionalism, and Howard Stutz has been selected as the initial recipient of the Peter Mead Memorial Award Honoring Excellence in Gaming Media & Communications.

At G2E 2016, Gaming Standards Association (GSA) Celebrates 18 Years of Standards Leadership

2016-09-19 marketwired
LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Sep 19, 2016) -  For the past 18 years, the Gaming Standards Association (GSA) has provided global leadership, guiding the gaming industry toward open, universal standards that have provided the framework for unleashed creativity and development. Now in booth #4100 at G2E 2016, GSA will celebrate 18 years as the only standards setting association in the gaming industry.