The Association of Gaming Equipment Manufacturers’ (AGEM) Board of Directors has approved the membership applications of nine new companies, bringing the trade group comprised of the world’s leading gaming suppliers to a total of 166.

The new AGEM members are: Ace Systems, based in Monterrey, Mexico; BDO USA, based in Chicago; Capco, based in Washington DC; Deloitte LLP, based in Las Vegas; Nanoptix, based in Dieppe, Canada; PDS Gaming, based in Las Vegas; Plus Studios, based in Las Vegas; The United States Playing Card Company, based in Erlanger, Kentucky; and Weike Gaming Technology, established in 1998 and based in Singapore.

AGEM is a non-profit international trade association representing manufacturers and suppliers of electronic gaming devices, lotteries, systems, table games, online technology, key components and support products and services for the gaming industry. The association works to further the interests of gaming equipment suppliers throughout the world. Together, AGEM has assisted regulatory agencies and participated in the legislative process to solve problems and create a business environment where AGEM members can prosper while providing a strong level of support to education and responsible gaming initiatives.