HARRISON, N.Y., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MGT Capital Investments, Inc. (NYSE MKT: MGT) announced today its participation in the Growth Capital Expo 2014 in Las Vegas from April 29 to May 1, 2014. An updated corporate presentation is scheduled to be delivered at 10:30 AM PDT on April 30 and May 1, and will be posted in the Investor Relations section of the Company's website (www.mgtci.com).
Robert Ladd, Chief Executive Officer of MGT commented, "The timing and venue is perfect for a progress report to our stockholders and prospective stockholders. As the gaming capital of the world, Las Vegas is the appropriate location to promote the launches of several announced initiatives, including MGTPlay.com, SlotChamp, FantasySportsLive.com, and our joint venture with VegasInsider.com. We expect these ventures to produce meaningful revenue from launch and be cash flow positive by yearend."
At the Expo, the Company will also provide an update on the recent acquisition of DraftDay.com. Mr. Ladd added, "This purchase is a game changer for MGT. In addition to over one million dollars of expected revenue, DraftDay gives us the user base and technology platform to optimize all our gaming operations. MGT now controls the most formidable competitor to the top three daily fantasy sports websites, each valued at $50 to $100 million in recent private equity transactions."
About MGT Capital Investments, Inc.
MGT Capital and its subsidiaries operate social and real money gaming sites online and in the mobile space, including ownership of the 4th largest daily fantasy sports wagering platform, www.DraftDay.com. In May 2014, the Company also expects to offer games of skill through www.MGTplay.com and social casino games with SlotChamp™, and is building an online portal for fantasy sports news and commentary, www.FantasySportsLive.com. In addition, the Company owns intellectual property relating to slot machines and has asserted its claims via patent infringement lawsuits.
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