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Gaming Operations business segment

The Gaming Operations business segment consolidates the global activities of MERKUR Casino GmbH, MERKUR Casino International GmbH, Merkur Spielbanken Sachsen-Anhalt GmbH & Co. KG, the CASINO MERKUR MARE brand and the operation of online casinos.

With its MERKUR Casino and MERKUR Casino International subsidiaries, the Gauselmann Group operates nearly 400 arcades in Germany and over 350 in other European countries under the logo of the laughing MERKUR sun, making MERKUR Casino one of Europe’s largest arcade operators.

The Gauselmann subsidiary Merkur Spielbanken Sachsen-Anhalt GmbH operates three casinos in Saxony-Anhalt: in Halle (Saale), Magdeburg and Leuna-Günthersdorf. The company also holds a stake in Spielbank Berlin and Spielbank Mainz and thus has investments in a total of ten casinos across Germany.

Under the brand name CASINO MERKUR MARE, the Gauselmann Group operates casinos on the cruise ships of the Spanish shipping company Pullmantur Cruises S.L. and the TUI cruise liners “Mein Schiff 1” and “Mein Schiff 2”.

The Gauselmann Group has been active in the online gaming segment in licensed and regulated markets since 2008. While development and sales of online casino solutions and online games fall within the remit of the Merkur business segment , operation of the online casinos is the responsibility of the Gaming Operations business segment.

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The Gauselmann Group is known internationally for its exemplarily managed arcades in Germany and other European countries.

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In addition to the operation of casinos in Saxony-Anhalt, the Gauselmann Group holds a stake in Spielbank Berlin and Spielbank Mainz.

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With casinos on cruise ships, the company has brought its gaming offering from the land to the high seas.

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Virtual Slots

Through the subsidiary Merkur Interactive Services GmbH, the Gauselmann Group operates online casinos in licensed and regulated markets.

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Operation and marketing of sports betting offerings

The Gauselmann Group markets licensed sports betting offerings for the land-based and online markets under the brand names Cashpoint, XTiP, Betcenter and Totolotek.

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