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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...

Jul 29, 2014, 16:05 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)

IGT Reports Third Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Results

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today reported operating results for the third quarter ended June 30, 2014. "July saw the culmination...

Jul 16, 2014, 00:00 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)

IGT Enters into Definitive Merger Agreement with GTECH S.p.A.

International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT), today announced that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with GTECH S.p.A. for the...

Jun 26, 2014, 16:50 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)

IGT's Wheel of Fortune® Slots Makes Three Millionaires in Three Days

 Jackpot sirens sounded in casinos across the country last week, as gaming entertainment leader IGT's (NYSE: IGT) legendary MegaJackpots®...

Jun 16, 2014, 03:30 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 Issues Statement

 International Game Technology (NYSE:IGT), a global leader in compelling casino gaming entertainment, today issued the following...

Jun 13, 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...

Apr 22, 2014, 16:05 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)

IGT Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Results

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today reported operating results for the second quarter ended March 31, 2014. (Logo -...

Mar 12, 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...

Feb 24, 2014, 08:50 ET
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IGT's DoubleDown Casino Brings TRANSFORMERS Battle for Cybertron to Mobile and Desktop

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in gaming systems technology, and DoubleDown Casino, the world's largest social...

Jan 31, 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 the Convertibility of Its 3.25% Convertible Notes

IGT (NYSE: IGT) today announced that, pursuant to the terms of its 3.25% Convertible Notes due May 1, 2014 (the "Notes"), the Notes will be...

Jan 23, 2014, 16:05 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)

IGT Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2014 Results

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today reported operating results for the first quarter ended December 31, 2013. "In our fiscal...

Jan 09, 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)

IGT Hosts First Quarter 2014 Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday, January 23, 2014

International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) will host a conference call regarding its First Quarter 2014 earnings release on Thursday, January 23,...

Dec 10, 2013, 08:50 ET

IGT's DoubleDown Casino Releases World's First Social Casino Index

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT), a global leader in gaming systems technology, and DoubleDown Casino, the world's largest social...

Nov 26, 2013, 18:53 ET
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IGT Brings Tournament Technology To Video Poker And Progressive Bonuses To Core Titles

Change is the name of the game at IGT's (NYSE: IGT) booth at the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) this year in Las Vegas. The gaming technology...

Oct 29, 2013, 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 Hosts Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2013 Conference Call and Webcast on Thursday, November 7, 2013

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today announced it will post its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2013 financial results on its...

Sep 24, 2013, 06:30 ET
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IGT's Doubledown Casino Partner Program Is On A Roll And Ready To Rock G2E!

The Global Gaming Expo (G2E) kicks off today with gaming technology giant International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) inviting show-goers to...

Sep 23, 2013, 06:30 ET
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IGT Soars Into G2E 2013 With Bold New Brand & James Cameron's Avatar™ Video Slots Game Series

 With the Global Gaming Expo (G2E) just a day away, gaming technology giant IGT (NYSE: IGT) is poised to dazzle the world with a bold new...

Sep 13, 2013, 06:15 ET
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International Game Technology Announces Pricing of $500 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Notes

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) today announced the pricing of $500 million aggregate principal amount of senior unsecured notes...

Aug 20, 2013, 08:30 ET
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International Game Technology Announces a 67% Dividend Increase

 International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.10 per share on its...

Jul 25, 2013, 17:00 ET
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Mississippi Continues Winning Ways as IGT Creates Two New Millionaires at Mississippi Casinos Last Week

Mississippi just got a little luckier.  International Game Technology (NYSE: IGT) created two new millionaires last week after two lucky...