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Bally Technologies has announced that it is aquiring all of the issued and outstanding shares in the casino games maker, SHFL Entertainment, for close to $1.3 billion. SHFL manufactures automatic card shufflers, table games, electronic games and chip sorters. Financing for the deal comes from Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of America Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo.