GTECH S.p.A. Completes Acquisition Of International Game Technology
LONDON, April 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — The cross-border merger of GTECH with and into its U.K. subsidiary International Game Technology PLC became effective at 12:01 a.m.
British Summer Time (BST) on 7 April 2015, and immediately thereafter the acquisition of U.S.-based International Game Technology was completed. The combined companies will now be known as International Game Technology PLC (IGT PLC) with corporate headquarters in London, and operating headquarters in Rome, Italy; Providence, Rhode Island; and Las Vegas, Nevada. The shares of IGT PLC (NYSE: IGT) will commence trading today, 7 April 2015.