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February 4, 2013
14:44 EDTCZRCaesar's may move assets into Caesars Growth Venture Partners, may sell stake
In a regulatory filing this morning, Caesar's Entertainment (CZR) said it is pursuing a strategic transaction that would see the company transfer certain of its assets to a newly created entity, named Caesars Growth Venture Partners, which would be a growth oriented vehicle focused on projects that are complementary to the company's existing properties. The company stated, "We anticipate that [Caesar's Entertainment Corporation] would own a significant portion of CGVPís equity interests and that subsidiaries of CEC would manage new casino properties owned by CGVP. We are pursuing this transaction because we believe it will improve our liquidity and credit profile, enhance our distribution network and provide additional support for potential new ventures...It is anticipated the Sponsors would participate in the transaction and that CECís other shareholders would have the opportunity to participate on the same terms." Among the assets that might be transferred into Caesars Growth Venture Partners, the company listed Planet Hollywood, its investment in a casino project under development in Baltimore, Maryland, shares of Caesars Interactive Entertainment and other holdings. Caesar's cautioned, "There are no commitments with respect to any such transaction and there have been no agreements with respect to price or value. The transfer of such assets would require the approval of regulators and other third parties, which we may not be able to obtain. Therefore, we cannot assure you that any such transaction will be entered into or consummated or, if consummated, describe the impact the transaction would have on us." In afternoon trading, shares of Caesars Entertainment are up 62c, or 7.94%, to $8.43.
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September 17, 2014
15:36 EDTCZRCaesar's senior lenders drawn into debt restructuring talks, Bloomberg says
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September 12, 2014
14:07 EDTCZRNew Jersey reports August Atlantic City gaming win up 2.3% to $305M
New Jersey reports total Gaming Win from Atlantic City casino hotels and Internet gaming operations was $305M in August, compared to $298.1M in the same month of 2013 including discontinued operators Atlantic Club and Showboat, reflecting a 2.3% increase. Total Gaming Win from the current operators of casino hotels open for the entire month of August and Internet gaming operations was $289.9M in August. Internet gaming win was $10.5M in August, consisting of $2.2M in peer-to-peer win and $8.3M in other authorized games. As of August 31, 431,617 Internet gaming accounts have been created, up 6.5% from the 405,390 accounts as of July 31. Publicly traded companies in the space include Boyd Gaming (BYD), Caesar's (CZR), Las Vegas Sands (LVS), MGM Resorts (MGM), Penn National (PENN) and Wynn Resorts (WYNN).
September 8, 2014
15:59 EDTCZRCaesar's engages in talks with bondholders Pimco, Elliott, Bloomberg says
Caesars Entertainment will commence talks with at least five senior bondholders to restructure the $26.7B debt of its largest unit, Bloomberg reports, citing two people with knowledge of the discussions. The senior bondholders, including Pimco, Elliott management, BlackRock, Bridge Capital, and Beach Point, have agreed to enter confidentiality agreements with Caesar to begin formal talks, the sources added. Reference Link
15:00 EDTCZRCaesar's engages in talks with bondholders Pimco, Elliott, Bloomberg says

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