The Insider by Ray Poirier | THE INSIDER: PokerTek (PTEK) has received a $5 million credit facility from Silicon Valley Bank. The facility has a one-year term and carries an interest rate of prime plus 1.5%.
Analysts at Credit Suisse Securities have downgraded the shares of Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd. (MPEL) to "neutral" from "outperform."
Chicago, Mayor Richard Daley is prodding the legislature to find a compromise on a state capital program in the wake of the lawmakers’ defeat of a bill that would have expanded gambling in the state.
Bally Technologies Inc. (BYI) is forming an "Innovation Lab" in northern California to develop "cutting edge" gaming machines and systems.