International Game Technology PLC 6-K 2017
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
REPORT OF FOREIGN PRIVATE ISSUER
PURSUANT TO RULE 13a-16 OR 15d-16 OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
For the month of June, 2017
Commission File Number 001-36906
INTERNATIONAL GAME TECHNOLOGY PLC
(Translation of registrants name into English)
66 Seymour Street, Second Floor
London, W1H 5BT
(Address of principal executive offices)
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IGT Completes Sale of Double Down Interactive LLC to DoubleU Games; Amended Articles
On June 1, 2017, International Game Technology PLC (the Company) announced the completion of the sale of its social casino subsidiary, Double Down Interactive LLC, to an affiliate of DoubleU Games Co., Ltd. (DoubleU Games), a global casino operator headquartered in Seoul, South Korea, for a cash purchase price of approximately $825 million (the Sale). The Sale was previously reported on April 17, 2017, when the agreement for the Sale was entered into.
As previously reported on May 23, 2017, the Companys shareholders approved a resolution permitting general meetings to be held electronically. In order to effect this change, the Companys articles of association required amendment. The revised articles of association are attached as an exhibit hereto.
The following exhibits are furnished herewith:
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.