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US – Konami’s Synkros selected for DraftKings at Casino Queen and Casino Queen Marquette

Casino Queen Holding and Konami Gaming will soon introduce Synkros to power casino systems technology at DraftKings at Casino Queen in St. Louis and Casino Queen Marquette in Marquette, Iowa. Both casino destinations will launch Konami’s latest award-winning systems innovations, including SYNK31—the all-in-one Title 31/Anti-Money Laundering (AML) solution starting in early autumn. With personalised casino…

US – Draftkings rebrands riverboat casino in Illinois

DraftKings has announced that Casino Queen will be rebranded as ‘DraftKings at Casino Queen’, including its physical location in East St. Louis. The rebrand is connected to DraftKings bringing its sportsbook app and retail presence to Illinois in association with Casino Queen, subject to receiving necessary approvals. “We are excited to be working with Casino…

US – Isle of Capri to sell Lady Luck

Isle of Capri Casinos has entered into a definitive agreement to sell Lady Luck Casino Marquette to an affiliate of Casino Queen, based in Swansea, Illinois. Under the terms of the agreement, CQ Holdings Company, Inc. will purchase Lady Luck Casino Marquette for cash consideration of approximately $40m subject to a customary working capital adjustment….

US – Penn spin-off buys first casino

Gaming and Leisure Properties, a tax-free spin-off from Penn National Gaming, has bought its first casino away from the regional casino operator, with the US$140m of Casino Queen; a riverboat casino in East St. Louis, Illinois. Gaming and Leisure Properties will acquire the real estate assets associated with Casino Queen, which covers roughly 78 acres…

US – Employee-owned Casino Queen is first ESOP in US

The 700 employees of the Casino Queen have taken over the running and ownership of the casino, buying it for US$170m with the employees taken on the casino’s $31m debt as part of the deal. Located in East St. Louis, Illinois, Casino Queen Hotel and Casino is now operating as an Employee Stock Ownership Plan…