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Gaming lobbyist group expands in membership, influence

The American Gaming Association is expanding both in membership and influence. Last week, the AGA announced it added nine new members, including Seminole Hard Rock Gaming — the group’s first American Indian-owned casino company — and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority.

Trade panel taps external group to review Caesars issues

NEW YORK — A failure by ISDA’s Credit Determinations Committee to agree whether Caesars Entertainment entered into a technical default in December has resulted in the convening of an external arbitration panel for the first time in six years, and has added to concerns that credit default swaps have begun to unduly influence lender activity.