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IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium 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 Signs Player Services E-Commerce Platform Agreement with Veikkaus Oy in Finland

 International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) announced that it has signed an agreement with Finnish lottery operator Veikkaus Oy to...

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IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. Leveraging a wealth of premium 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 Issues Legacy GTECH's 8th Annual Sustainability Report

 International Game Technology PLC announced the release of legacy GTECH S.p.A.'s ("GTECH" or "the Company") 2014 Sustainability Report. Now in...

Jul 01, 2015, 16:05 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 Powerbucks® Sparks $1.3 Million Jackpot at The Orleans Hotel & Casino

 International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) Powerbucks®  Wide Area Progressive ignited a player's luck and awarded her a...

Jun 29, 2015, 16:05 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's DoubleDown Casino Celebrates Wheel of Fortune® Red, White and Blue Slots

 International Game Technology PLC's ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) DoubleDown Casino® social gaming website continues its social gaming revolution...

Jun 10, 2015, 16:01 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's Sylvia Dietz Wins Women in Gaming Award

International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) announced that Sylvia Dietz, IGT Vice President of Global Marketing, Gaming, has won Industry...

Jun 10, 2015, 08:47 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 Announced that ITHUBA Consortium Commenced Operations Under Third License to Operate South Africa's National Lottery

 International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) announced that the South African consortium led by ITHUBA Holdings Proprietary Limited...

Jun 03, 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 Showcases a Winning Combination of Games, Hardware and Systems at the Peru Gaming Show 2015

 International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) will present the Company's Winning Combination of compelling content, leading hardware...

Jun 01, 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 Announced Signing of Agreement with the Massachusetts Gaming Commission for New Central Monitoring System

 International Game Technology PLC ("IGT") (NYSE:IGT) announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, GTECH Corporation, has entered into an...

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...