SAZKA Group has completed the purchase of BSS shares

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19 Oct 2018

Vienna, 19 October 2018 – CAME Holding GmbH, wholly owned by SAZKA Group a.s. has completed the takeover of 10.77% of Bankhaus Schelhammer & Schattera AG’s shares in the Medial Beteiligungs-GmbH on October 5th, 2018. As a result, CAME Holding GmbH, which now owns 99.66% of Medial Beteiligungs-GmbH, holds 38.29% of Casinos Austria Aktiengesellschaft. The financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.

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The SAZKA Group is the largest Pan-European lottery operator with household brands in Austria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Greece, Italy and Croatia. Approximately €17bn worth of wagers were placed with our companies in 2017. Our primary focus is on lotteries with a secondary focus on sports betting. We hold leading positions in each market supported by iconic trusted brands and unrivalled distribution networks with 65 thousand points of sale The SAZKA Group is strongly committed to responsible gaming, player protection and corporate social responsibility. The SAZKA Group is owned by two international investment groups, KKCG and EMMA Capital.

 

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