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May 18, 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 SPHINX 3D Game Wins "Best of Show" at Southern Gaming Summit

International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) emerged from the 2015 Southern Gaming Summit in Biloxi, Miss. a winner, after the Company's...

May 14, 2015, 13:05 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 Mints Two Millionaires and Pays More Than $3.8 Million in Jackpots Over Two Days

International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) escalated its millionaire-minting streak after awarding two lucky players with life-changing...

May 14, 2015, 06:00 ET
IGT's DoubleDown Casino launches the Wheel of Fortune Double Times Pay 3x4x5x game for desktop and mobile devices.

IGT's DoubleDown Casino Wins Big with Wheel of Fortune® Double Times Pay 3x4x5x

International Game Technology PLC's ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) DoubleDown Casino® social gaming website gives players 2,000 reasons to try its new...

May 13, 2015, 07:01 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.

International Game Technology PLC Reports First Quarter 2015 Results For Predecessor Companies

International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE: IGT) today reported results for GTECH S.p.A.'s ("GTECH") first quarter of 2015 and for...

May 11, 2015, 08:01 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...

International Game Technology Announces Final Results and Settlement of Offers to Purchase with respect to $800 Million Notes Due 2020 and 2023

International Game Technology PLC (NYSE:IGT) ("IGT") and its wholly-owned subsidiary, International Game Technology, a Nevada corporation (the...

May 06, 2015, 08:01 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...

International Game Technology achieves highest iGaming vendor rating by Info-Tech Research Group

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) ("IGT") has been ranked as a Champion, the highest possible rating, in Info-Tech Research...

May 04, 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...

IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Hit Big in Wisconsin with $1.8 Million Jackpot

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE:IGT, "IGT") announces that a player won a $1,836,877 jackpot on IGT's Wheel of Fortune slot at...

Apr 30, 2015, 17:01 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.

International Game Technology PLC To Host Results Conference Call

On Wednesday, May 13, 2015, International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT, "IGT") will hold a conference call to present the results of GTECH S.p.A....

Apr 28, 2015, 08:01 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

International Game Technology Announces Receipt of Requisite Consents with respect to $800 Million Notes Due 2020 and 2023

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE:IGT, "IGT") and its wholly-owned subsidiary, International Game Technology (the "Issuer"), today...

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 10, 2015, 08:00 ET

International Game Technology Announces Offers to Purchase and Consent Solicitations with respect to $800 Million Notes Due 2020 and 2023

 International Game Technology PLC (NYSE: IGT) ("IGT") and its wholly-owned subsidiary, International Game Technology (the "Issuer"), today...

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...

Jan 23, 2015, 22:07 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.

International Game Technology Announces Change to First Quarter 2015 Financial Results Release Date to Tuesday, January 27, 2015

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today announced that it has rescheduled its first quarter 2015 financial results release date to...

Jan 16, 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.

International Game Technology to Report First Quarter 2015 Financial Results on Wednesday, January 28, 2015

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) will report first quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 after market close....

Jan 02, 2015, 17:26 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 Schedules Special Shareholder Meeting for February 10, 2015 to Vote on Approval of the Merger Agreement with GTECH

 International Game Technology ("IGT") announced today that a special meeting of its shareholders has been scheduled to, among other things,...

Nov 11, 2014, 17:30 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.

International Game Technology Announces Quarterly Dividend

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.11 per share on its...

Nov 06, 2014, 16:05 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 Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Results

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today reported operating results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended September 30, 2014. "Our...

Oct 21, 2014, 18:00 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.

International Game Technology to Report Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results on Thursday, November 6, 2014

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) will report fourth quarter and fiscal year 2014 financial results on Thursday, November 6, 2014...

Aug 20, 2014, 08:30 ET
International Game Technology (NYSE: 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.  (PRNewsFoto/IGT)

International Game Technology Announces Quarterly Dividend

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a cash dividend of $0.11 per share on its...