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SciGames puts £1bn betting business up for sale in mass divestment

SciGames puts £1bn betting business up for sale
The increasingly diversified and debt-laden Scientific Games has announced plans to sell off its lottery and sports betting divisions - assets thought to be worth more than $6bn - to improve cash flow and concentrate solely on retail, online and free-play casino.

Leigh Nissim joins Scientific Gaming

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Scientific Games has named Leigh Nissim as its Managing Director, B2B Interactive to lead Remote Game Server, SG Universe™ businesses.   Scientific Games Corporation has appointed Leigh Nissim as the Company’s Managing Director, B2B Interactive with responsibilities for overseeing the Company’s Remote Game Server (“RGS”) and SG Universe businesses. Nissim, who will based in London with global responsibilities, brings extensive online gaming...

Scientific Games goes mobile with Red7

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Scientific Games has acquired the full game portfolio of UK-based mobile and interactive casino content developer, Red7Mobile.   The acquisition will see Scientific Games gain access to a large portfolio of mobile and interactive game titles, including slot games, instant win/scratch cards, and table games. In addition to game content, Red7 offers a range of sports betting solutions via its robust, real-time...

Scientific Games racks up Bingo Showdown creator acquisition

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The creator of the popular Bingo Showdown social game app, Spicerack Media, has been acquired by Scientific Games effective immediately.   Scientific Games Corporation has completed the acquisition of privately held mobile and social game company Spicerack Media, Inc., creator of the Bingo Showdown social bingo game app. The company claims the addition of Spicerack, which is immediately accretive to earnings and...