News from IGT A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics / government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages, as well.

May 20, 2015, 16:21 ET
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all regulated segments and channels, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of prime content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately $6 billion in revenues and more than 13,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com/merger

IGT provides third-generation Wide Area Progressive at 10 Spielbanken Niedersachsen properties in Germany

International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) announced that it will supply the new Niedersachsen Jackpot Wide Area Progressive (WAP) at...

May 07, 2015, 06:00 ET
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all regulated segments and channels, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of prime content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships...

IGT Megabucks® Awards Colossal $3.2 Million Jackpot at San Manuel Indian Bingo & Casino

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) ("IGT") delivered a mega-payout when a...

May 05, 2015, 06:00 ET
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all regulated segments and channels, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of prime content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately $6 billion in revenues and more than 13,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com/merger.

IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Make History with $2 Million Jackpot at Gold Dust West Casino

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE:IGT) ("IGT") Wheel of Fortune slots made history at Gold Dust West Casino in Elko, Nev., on April 11,...

Apr 29, 2015, 06:00 ET
IGT (IGT) is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all regulated segments and channels, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of prime content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately $6 billion in revenues and more than 13,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com/merger.

IGT Showcases Winning Combination at G2E Asia 2015

 The world's leading end-to-end gaming company, International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) ("IGT") will present a comprehensive portfolio of...

Apr 27, 2015, 06:00 ET
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all regulated segments and channels, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of prime content, substantial investment in innovation, in-depth customer intelligence, operational expertise and leading-edge technology, our gaming solutions anticipate the demands of consumers wherever they decide to play. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has approximately $6 billion in revenues and more than 13,000 employees. For more information, please visit www.igt.com/merger.

IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Elevate Winnings with $1 Million Jackpot at Las Vegas McCarran International Airport

International Game Technology PLC (NYSE:IGT) ("IGT") announced that one player's luck traveled to new heights after he won $1,056,878.30 on Wheel...

Apr 22, 2015, 06:00 ET

IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Award $2.4 Million over Three Days in Nevada

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) ("IGT") announces that two lucky players won a combined $2.4 million while playing Wheel of...

Apr 15, 2015, 17:05 ET

International Game Technology Announced that GTECH Corporation Signs Contract to Provide New Lottery Technology and Ongoing Services to the Minnesota State Lottery

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) ("IGT") announced that its subsidiary GTECH Corporation ("the Company") has entered into a...

Apr 07, 2015, 11:02 ET
GTECH and International Game Technology today completed their merger, creating a global leader across the full spectrum of regulated gaming.  The combined company began trading today on the NYSE as "IGT".

GTECH And International Game Technology Complete Combination And Form The World's Leading End-To-End Gaming Company

GTECH S.p.A. and International Game Technology today announced the completion of the combination of their businesses, creating a global leader in...

Apr 07, 2015, 03:05 ET

GTECH S.p.A. Completes Acquisition Of U.S.-based International Game Technology

The cross-border merger of GTECH with and into its U.K. subsidiary International Game Technology PLC became effective at 12:01 a.m. British Summer...

Mar 26, 2015, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology  is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT Enriches Jackpot Legacy With Megabucks $1 Million Payout At Mohegan Sun

 One lucky slot enthusiast has more than a million reasons to treasure his whopping $1,149,196 jackpot rewarded by global gaming entertainment...

Mar 24, 2015, 16:30 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT Pays A Whopping $10.7 Million Jackpot While Minting Three Millionaires In One Weekend

 Luck came in threes when global gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT) Wheel of Fortune Slots®, Megabucks® and...

Mar 24, 2015, 11:08 ET
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IGT Expands Wide Area Progressive Leadership with First-Ever Video Poker Interstate Link

 Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) partnered with Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino to introduce the world's first video poker...

Mar 23, 2015, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology (IGT) is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT's Powerbucks Pays Its First Million Dollar Jackpot

 Guests at Paris Las Vegas were hearing jackpot sirens of a new variety this weekend when a lucky player won a $1 million jackpot on global...

Mar 18, 2015, 16:05 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT Elevates Gaming in the Caribbean with Games and Systems Win at Spectacular Baha Mar

Gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) struck an impressive slot machine and systems deal to install more than 500 IGT slot machines and sbX...

Mar 18, 2015, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT Spotlights US Debut of CrystalDual Cabinet at Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention 2015

 Gaming industry leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) will showcase its rich game content and cutting-edge product innovations at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow...

Mar 09, 2015, 09:00 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Hits Two $1 Million-Plus Jackpots In Three Months At Nevada's Riverside Resort

 Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) and the most-loved slot theme of all time, Wheel of Fortune, continue their...

Mar 03, 2015, 16:05 ET
IGT's DoubleDown Casino gets lucky with Irish Shamrocks, a St. Patrick's Day-themed game available on desktop and mobile devices.

IGT's DoubleDown Casino Gets Lucky with Irish Shamrocks

 International Game Technology's (NYSE:IGT) social gaming website DoubleDown Casino unleashed its leprechauns today with the launch of Irish...

Feb 25, 2015, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT Systems and Games Create Winning Combination at Three Rivers Casino Coos Bay

 The success of IGT Systems is spreading throughout Southern Oregon as casino gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) has been chosen...

Feb 24, 2015, 16:45 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT'S Wheel of Fortune® Slots Deliver $1 Million Jackpot Birthday Win At New York-New York Las Vegas

 One slot enthusiast had a birthday she will never forget after winning $1,043,041 on global gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT)...

Feb 11, 2015, 06:00 ET
International Game Technology is a global leader in casino gaming entertainment and continues to transform the industry by translating casino player experiences to social, mobile and interactive environments for markets around the world. IGT's acquisition of DoubleDown Interactive provides engaging social casino style entertainment to more than 6 million players monthly. More information about IGT is available at IGT.com.

IGT Wins 100 Percent Slot Floor Share and System Installations at Grey Rock Entertainment & Casino

 Global gaming entertainment leader IGT (NYSE: IGT) has secured an impressive 100 percent slot floor share and an inclusive systems deal at...