By Albert Hecht On Monday, January 29th, 2018

Gaming Giant Playtika to Invest Up to $400 Million in Israeli Tech

Gaming giant Playtika, an Israel-based online company, is setting up a new investment arm, Playtika Growth Investments, which will invest up to $400 million in Israel and international companies and will operate More...

By Dan Arkin On Monday, October 2nd, 2017

Playtika Acquires Israeli Social Games Startup Jelly Button

    A year after its acquisition by the Chinese consortium led by game developer Giant Interactive, for $ 4.4 billion, Playtika announced today the acquisition of the Israeli gaming company Jelly Button More...

By Yael Ella On Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Online Casino 888 Fined Record £7.8 Million for Failing to Protect Problem Gamblers

Online gambling regulator has fined the 888 gambling site with a record fine of £7.8 million for failing to freeze the accounts of troubled gamblers, saying that in one case the problem was “so severe that More...

By Jewish Business News On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017

Teddy Sagi’s Playtech Announces $150 Million Deal to Expand Financial Division

  The gambling technology group Playtech, lead by Israeli billionaire Teddy Sagi, has signed a $150 million (£117 million) deal to expand its City trading operation to expand financial division. The FTSE More...

By Shai Genish On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017

Playtech Founder Teddy Sagi Sells Shares for $139 Million

  Billionaire Teddy Sagi has completed a fourth offer for sale, in which he sold £113 million ($139 million) shares at £8.725 per share in Playtech Ltd., the company he founded. Brickington Trading, part More...

James Packer of RatPac-Dune Entertainment
By Carl Kaminsky On Monday, February 6th, 2017

Is James Packer Dumping RatPac-Dune Entertainment?

James Packer, an owner of RatPac Entertainment, is looking to sell his share in the company. The news comes after Donald Trump’s Secretary of the Treasury nominee Steve Mnuchin announced that he would sell More...

By Lily Bethlehem On Sunday, January 1st, 2017

Disney Looking at $50 Million Payout Over Carrie Fisher’s Death

Disney Studios is looking at as much as $50 million in compensation resulting from the death of Carrie Fisher. The actress, who was best known for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars movies, died suddenly More...

By Reggie Reiner On Wednesday, December 21st, 2016

Ryan Kavanaugh Quits Relativity Media

Relativity Media chairman and CEO Ryan Kavanaugh is stepping down from those positions with his financially embattled company. Kavanaugh founded Relativity more than a decade ago. The Wrap got the scoop and also More...

By Reggie Reiner On Monday, December 19th, 2016

Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment Signs 3 Year TV Deal With China’s Canxing Production

Simon Cowell’s Syco Entertainment has signed a three year deal with China’s Canxing Production to produce television content. And Syco Records has signed “X Factor” alums 5 After Midnight to a new More...

By Albert Hecht On Wednesday, December 14th, 2016

SeaWorld to Open First Marine Life Park Outside the US in Abu Dhabi

SeaWorld Entertainment, a Blackstone Group company, is set to develop a first-of-its-kind marine life park outside the US. It will be located in Abu Dhabi on Yas Island. SeaWorld and the Abu Dhabi government-backed More...


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