French lottery operator stock price surges after $2.1 billion IPO

Shares in French lottery operator Francaise des Jeux (FDJ) rose on their stock market debut on Thursday after the country’s most high profile privatization of the year.Insider Buzz, International, Financials, Government, France, Privatize Lottery

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France sells its lottery for $2 billion

France will bank 1.8 billion euros (US$2 billion) from selling down its stake in the country's lottery operator, according to the final price set on Wednesday in a listing that will serve as a test for France's privatization push.Insider Buzz, Internat...

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New lottery agreement with private operator Northstar expected to save NJ up to $100M

New Jersey government officials have renegotiated a contract with the private operator of the New Jersey Lottery that is expected to save taxpayers up to $100 million over the next decade.New Jersey, Financials, Government, Privatize Lottery, Northstar...

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