Playtech PLC (PTEC.L)
19 Jan 2017
* Change of chief financial officer board and ron hoffman have agreed that ron will move from his position as chief financial officer to become full-time chief executive officer of playtech's financials division
* Armin Sageder has been appointed CEO of Playtech BGT Sports Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 806 749 1136)
* Remaining 30 pct will be subject to put and call options between Playtech and CFH's management team, who are remaining with business, and which can be exercised in 2019
* In H2 2016 to date, gaming division has seen continued strong growth in underlying daily average revenues
Aug 25 Gambling technology company Playtech Plc would continue to seek deals, its chief executive said, after it announced a special payout worth 150 million euros ($169 million) to shareholders.
* Shares in Playtech open 3.3 percent up after co says it would return 150 million euros to shareholders via a special dividend Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)
Aug 25 Gambling technology company Playtech Plc said on Thursday it would return 150 million euros ($169 million) to shareholders through a special dividend after reporting an 18 percent jump in first-half revenue, helped by strong performance in its gaming division.