Australian transactions watchdog AUSTRAC has taken casino operator Crown Resorts to court over “serious and systemic non-compliance” with anti-money laundering (AML) laws, potentially impacting a Blackstone Group takeover bid.
A Blackstone Group takeover of Australian casino operator Crown Resorts has become much more likely after the companies entered into a scheme implementation deed, with each committing to a break fee of A$89m ($63m).
A barrister representing former top Crown Resorts executive Barry Felstead has objected to provisional findings of Western Australia state’s probe into Crown Perth that could see him prosecuted and even jailed.
Latest quarterly Gambling Expenditure Report data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics. The data released for the country contains the following information: Gambling expenditure by state/territory. There are approximately 3,395 data points in this document.
Latest half-yearly data from Australian-listed Crown Resorts. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Operating revenue, expenses from operations, profit/loss before income tax and results by operating segment. There are approximately 1,285 data points in this document.
Latest annual Australian Racing Factbook data from the Australian Racing Board. The data released for the country contains the following information: Thoroughbred wagering turnover, pari-mutuel bet distribution, greyhound wagering turnover, harness wagering turnover, sports wagering turnover, total gambling turnover and gambling turnover by location. There are approximately 7,525 data points in this document.
Latest annual Australian Gambling Statistics Report data from the Queensland Government Office of Economic and Statistical Research. The data released for the country contains the following information by state/territory: Turnover and gross gaming revenue by gambling category and quantity of gaming machines. There are approximately 11,000 data points in this document.
Latest annual data from Lotterywest of Western Australia. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Sales by lottery game, prizes, retailer commissions and distributions. There are approximately 250 data points in this document.