Serial acquiror Mike Ashley of Sports Direct is in the buying Game again

Sports Direct's purchase of a 25 per cent stake in electronic game retailer Game Digital may seem to be outside the company's area of interest on the face of it, but Mike Ashley has made a habit of buying into businesses without any obvious synergies.

Candy Crush deal takes gaming to the next level

Activision Blizzard will be hoping its planned purchase of King Digital will help it to recreate the success of its famously addictive Candy Crush game

Private Equity Groups to finally call “Full House” on Gala Coral Group?

The newly-announced deal between Ladbrokes and Gala Coral represents the natural end to a long process involving the companies, at least until another PE firm decides to take the business private!

Rank Group shows its hand in deal for Gala Coral

If the deal proceeds, Gala - the last company in the UK that covers all aspects of leisure gambling - could be taken into foreign ownership.

Fortuitous move by Sony, or perfect timing of a strategic plan?

Maybe, just maybe, Sony could bring another genuine smartphone to the market