TITLE

Wall Street Plays the Odds

AUTHOR(S)
O'Leary, Christopher
PUB. DATE
May 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;5/23/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 20, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the lending boom provided by bankers to the gaming industry in the U.S. Factors that fuel the financing spree, such as the resilience of the gaming sector to market trends; Popularity of syndicated loans as the preferred financing type of gaming companies; Indication that the gaming industry could be gearing up for another wave of acquisitions.
ACCESSION #
17115449

 

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