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FanDuel secures ‘greatest US betting coverage’ with Boyd Gaming alliance

New Paddy Power Betfair’s US subsidiary FanDuel has announced that it has entered a strategic partnership with multi-state casino and leisure group, Boyd Gaming Corporation. Updating the market, FanDuel is set to become the lead sports betting and online gambling services provider for Boyd Gaming, a New York-listed gambling group which is set to significantly bolsters its US land-based presence …

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Vegas portfolio gains see Boyd Gaming confident of hitting 2017 targets

New York-listed US Casino group Boyd Gaming Plc (Boyd) is confident of hitting its 2017 full-year corporate targets and expectations, following its best ‘quarter results’ in nearly ten years. Updating investors of Q2 2017 results (period ending 30 June), Boyd reported a 10% uplift in group new revenues to $599 million (Q2 2016: $544 million). Driven by enterprise growth across …

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Boyd promotes Christine Spadafor as Governance lead

US Casino and leisure operator Boyd Gaming (Boyd) has confirmed the promotion of Christine Spadafor as its Chair of Governance & Nominating Committee for its Board of Directors. Spadafor has been a board member of Boyd since 2009, the promotion will see her lead Boyd’s governance initiatives and procedures, playing a key role in qualifying board prospects and appointments. “As …

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Boyd Gaming sells 50% stake in Borgata to MGM International

US casino and leisure operator Boyd Gaming Corporation (Boyd) has agreed to sell its 50% stake in Atlantic City’s Borgata casino complex to MGM Resorts International (MGM) for a reported $900 million. Boyd’s stake is set to be acquired by MGM property subsidiary ‘MGM Growth Properties’ with the deal expected to be completed by Q3 2016. MGM will take over …

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