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SG Digital’s OpenBet Sportsbook empowers Partners at the 2018 World Cup, Processes more than 177 Million Bets

Scientific Games Corporation processed more than 177 million bets across all channels during the 2018 World Cup through OpenBet, SG Digital's market-leading sportsbook. The platform's success during the world's premier sporting event indicates…

Hasbro on board for latest Scientific Games licensed title

Scientific Games Corporation has announced the release of its latest Hasbro licenced gaming product, a Monopoly slot based mobile app, Monopoly Slots. The title, based on the globally successful board game first launched in 1935, was developed…

SG Social launches Monopoly Slots worldwide

Scientific Games Corporation has announced that SG Social, the company's social gaming division, has launched the Monopoly Slots mobile app worldwide. Building on the firm’s history of social slot innovation, Monopoly Slots offers the…

Scientific Games wins Best Casino Platform Supplier at 2018 EGR North America Awards

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Company Also Receives Honorary Commendation for Best Payment Company Scientific Games Corporation has announced the company won Best Casino Platform Supplier at the 2018 EGR North America Awards, and received Honorary Commendation for Best Payments Company.

SG Gaming and SG Digital celebrate 50 years of Barcrest brand

Scientific Games Corporation has announced that the company's UK division, SG Gaming and SG Digital, will mark the 50th anniversary of its world-renowned brand, Barcrest, this year. Over 50 years, Barcrest has grown from a business with just two employees in 1968…

Scientific Games and Pennsylvania Lottery introduce iLottery Online/Mobile Games

Scientific Games Corporation has announced that the Company and the Pennsylvania Lottery have launched iLottery online/mobile games to players in the state for the first time. This represents the first launch combining Scientific Games' lottery

Canada’s OLG extends instant games contract with Scientific Games

Scientific Games Corporation (SGMS) announced that Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG), the Ontario, Canada-based government agency thatotgaming centres throughout has extended its Canadian subsidiary's contract as one of OLG's instant games

SG Digital Announces Nikos Konstakis as New VP Sportsbook

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Scientific Games Corporation has strengthened the senior management team of SG Digital with the appointment of Nikos Konstakis as its new VP Sportsbook Product. Konstakis will be responsible for overseeing OpenBet’s product development roadmap...

Scientific Games announces Doug Albregts as New EVP and Group Chief Executive Officer of the Gaming Division

Scientific Games Corporation has announced that Doug Albregts will join the company as the EVP and Group CEO of the Gaming Division. Derik Mooberry is to become EVP for Strategic Projects. Albregts joins Scientific Games from Sharp Electronics Corporation

Scientific Games to report first quarter 2018 results on 2 May 2018

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Scientific Games Corporation has announced it will release results for its first quarter ended 31 March, 2018 on 2 May 2018, after market close. The Company will host an investor conference call and simultaneous webcast on Thursday, 3 May at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time to discuss its results. Analysts and investors on the conference call will have an opportunity to...

Scientific Games launches online sports betting platform for Szerencsejáték Zrt.

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Scientific Games Corporation has announced it has successfully launched an online sports betting channel for Szerencsejáték Zrt., the largest gaming service provider in Hungary. Fully owned by the Hungarian State, Szerencsejáték Zrt. has the exclusive right to sell sport games as well as instant and draw-based lottery games. With the implementation of the new internet sports betting platform, Scientific Games...

Equinox range highlights SG Gaming’s breadth across sectors

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Scientific Games Corporation’s SG Gaming displayed its largest ever new product portfolio at the recent ICE Totally Gaming event in London.   The event provided the perfect platform to introduce the industry to the breadth and depth of the new Equinox range for the first time, highlighting how the broad range of terminal options have been developed to meet the requirements...

Scientific Games signs five-year contract with German lottery

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Scientific Games has won a new, five-year contract from Lotto Rheinland-Pfalz GmbH to provide lottery instant games and its Cooperative Services Program (CSP) for instant game management in the southwest German state of four million residents.   Lotto Rheinland-Pfalz and Scientific Games have grown the Lottery's instant product sales nearly 382 percent since the Cooperative Services Program launched 10 years ago....

Scientific Games launches National Lottery of Kazakhstan

  Scientific Games has introduced lottery game entertainment to the Republic of Kazakhstan.   The National Lottery is operated by JSC Satty Zhuldyz, which was awarded a 15-year contract, with Scientific Games serving as the exclusive supplier of all games, technology and services. Lottery instant "scratch" games and draw games, including numbers and Keno, are launching across a network of approximately 3,000 retailers...

Scientific Games hires ex-Goldman Sachs executive for government affairs role

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Scientific Games Corporation has appointed Robert O'Connor as senior vice-president of government affairs.   In this role, O'Connor will be responsible for developing and executing Scientific Games' global government relations and public affairs to support the company's long-term strategies and raise its profile globally to support its existing business, new sector growth opportunities and emerging markets. "Rob brings nearly three decades of...

Scientific Games to power Arizona Lottery’s technology

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Arizona Lottery has awarded Scientific Games a new five-year contract to provide administrative systems technology at the Lottery's headquarters.   The Arizona Lottery's administrative systems will be integrated with its new, advanced gaming system and retail technology launched successfully by Scientific Games in 2016. The Company also provides the Lottery with lottery instant games, as well as a second chance program...

Scientific Games names SG Digital leadership appointments

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Ashley Sandyford-Sykes will serve as senior vice-president of SG Digital's content team, Scientific Games has reported.   Sandyford-Sykes is poised to take full responsibility for SG Digital's nine game studios behind hit titles such as Rainbow Riches, Foxin' Wins® and Wild Play Superbet™. "We've formed an extremely powerful team of technology and product leaders who are moving quickly with a dual...

Scientific Games announces completion of financing transactions

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Scientific Games International has announced the successful completion of a series of financing transactions.   The transactions include: A private offering of $900m additional aggregate principal amount of its five percent senior secured notes due 2025 at an issue price of 100.0%; A private offering of E325m of new 3.375 percent senior secured notes due 2026at an issue...

SG Digital in recruitment drive for Polish-based tech hub

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The SG Digital division of Scientific Games is set to open a remote development centre in Krakow, Poland, during the first quarter of 2018. The new development centre will drive the division’s growth as it leads the industry in digital gaming, lottery and sports, the company said in a statement. The office, to be staffed by over 100 new product-focused...

SG Digital’s OpenBet Platform launches at ICE

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Scientific Games announced today that OpenBet®, a sports betting division of SG Digital, has unveiled its latest innovations at this year's ICE Totally Gaming exhibition.   The sports betting supplier will combine its best of breed OpenBet platform with a newly-launched Managed Trading Service (MTS) offering full liability management with over 40 sports and 350,000 events covered annually. OpenBet has partnered...

Scientific Games unveils new SG Digital division

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Scientific Games has created a new global proposition with the launch of SG Digital, which incorporates the existing portfolio of SG Interactive B2B products and services with those of the newly acquired NYX Gaming Group, to create a supplier of digital gaming and sports betting technology and content.   Bringing together some of the most established and successful brands in iGaming,...

Scientific Games adds $900 million to Private Offering

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Scientific Games has confirmed it is upsizing and pricing of a Private Offering of an additional $900 million of 5.000% Senior Secured Notes, €325 million of 3.375% Senior Secured Notes and €250 million of 5.500% Senior Unsecured Notes   Scientific Games International, Inc. has priced an additional $900 million principal amount of its 5.000% senior secured notes due 2025 (the "New...

Scientific Games launches new instant games for lottery

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Scientific Games has launched HD Games, a proprietary line of instant games. John Schulz, senior vice-president of instant products, said: "HD Games products are selling very well, and we are excited to introduce this new, engaging product line to our lottery customers and their players worldwide." The Ohio Lottery tested HD Games products with Cashing Thru the Snow, a $2 holiday...

Scientific Games completes acquisition of NYX Gaming

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  After much wrangling, including threatened legal spats, Scientific Games finally concluded its purchase of NYX Gaming on 5 January.   "Today, Scientific Games moves forward as a leading digital provider of sports betting, iGaming and iLottery technologies, platforms, content, products and services," said Kevin Sheehan, Scientific Games CEO and president, said. "As we look to 2018, we are truly excited by...

SG Interactive games go live on Betfred.com

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SG Interactive, a division of Scientific Games Corporation has integrated its games portfolio on Befred.com website, as part of a new partnership.   Betfred.com is now live with Rainbow Riches Pick n' Mix (pictured), Rainbow Riches Free Spins, Rainbow Riches Reels of Gold, Raging Rhino® and MONOPOLY Big Event®. The launch coincided with a promotional campaign, in which players gain one entry...

Courtroom showdown expected for William Hill and Scientific Games

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Scientific Games has joined NYX Gaming Group in filing a lawsuit against William Hill, accusing the British betting giant of “undermining competition in the gaming industry” by blocking the former two companies takeover deal.   Scientific Games Corporation announced in September it planned to acquire NYX, whose board had backed the decision. In its suit filed last week in the District Court...

Scientific Games sees revenue up seven percent in Q3 results

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Gaming, lottery and interactive segments drove up Q3 revenues for Scientific Games, according to its latest financial results.   The company saw revenue rise seven percent to $768.9m, up from $720m compared with the same period for last year. Meanwhile, operating income in the three-month period rocketed 170 percent year-on-year from $33.5m to $90.6m, while net loss was slashed from $98.9m to...

Scientific Games turns betting heavyweight with NYX acquisition

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  In possibly the most strategic and “financially compelling” deal of this year, Nevada-based gaming giant Scientific Games announces the acquisition of NYX Gaming - along with its ubiquitous OpenBet platform.   Even at 11 times earnings, Scientific Games’ $613m bid for NYX Gaming will be seen as a steal by many. Not only will it bolster the former’s ties with the titans...

NYX Gaming Group appoints new technology boss

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  NYX Gaming Group Limited has named Chris Armes as group chief technology officer, following its acquisition to Scientific Games last month.   Armes joins from Oracle where he held the position of vice-president, engineering for systems. He brings over 25 years' experience of managing high performing global teams, covering the full delivery experience for large-scale international projects, across both hardware and software. "I'm...

Scientific Games named “Land-based Supplier of the Year” at 2017 Global Gaming Awards

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Nevada-based Scientific Games received three awards at the 2017 Global Gaming Awards (GGA), including one of the most prestigious.   Voted upon by 60 judges from across the global industry, the "Land-based Supplier of the Year" Award recognises the best land-based gaming supplier for product and services innovation. The judges also awarded 2nd Place for "Land-based Product of the Year" to Scientific...