News in brief: Hotel Indigo, LVS, SBE

Hotel Indigo to expand in New York City:  An affiliate of IHG signed a franchise agreement with 10-12 MLane LLC to open the 190-room Hotel Indigo NYC Financial District in 2016.

Read more at MarketWatch


Las Vegas Sands looks to expand Singapore casino-resort:  Las Vegas Sands Corp. has asked Singapore authorities to add 1,500-guestrooms to its 2,563-room Marina Bay Sands.

Read more at Bloomberg


SBE launches new website:  SBE launched a new version of its website

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NY Post reports Doronin behind Amanresorts buy:  The New York Post reported that Russian billionaire Vladimir Doronin is behind the recent acquisition of Amanresorts.

Read more at the New York Post


Wyndham completes $300 million securitization:  Wyndham Worldwide completed a term securitization transaction involving the issuance of US$300 million of asset-backed notes.

Read more at PR Newswire


O’Gorman buys Irish golf resort:  Tom O’Gorman bought the Blarney Golf Resort, which includes a 61-room hotel, located in Blarney for €2.5 million (US$3.4 million).

Read more at the Belfast Telegraph