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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 the...

NYX shareholders approve Scientific Games takeover

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NYX Gaming shareholders paved the way for Scientific Games' takeover to reach completion in a matter of weeks, after an overwhelming majority voted in favour of the deal.   Nine to one gave the takeover their blessing at a general meeting on 20 December. "We are thrilled by the strong support from NYX shareholders and we are very excited about our combined...

William Hill backs down from legal spat over NYX takeover

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Scientific Games (SG) appear to be in the home-stretch of their acquisition of NYX Gaming, after William Hill ended its opposition to the deal.   The UK betting giant had moved to block the CAD$775m attempted takeover of Toronto-based company NYX by beefing up its stake in the latter. SG responded with legal action, claiming its UK rival had “repeatedly threatened to...

Lotterie Nazionali accepts nine-year extension for the Italian Scratch and Win concession

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    Scientific Games Corporation has announced that Lotterie Nazionali S.r.l., a joint venture between Scientific Games and Arianna, has accepted a nine-year contract extension for the Italian Scratch and Win concession.   The agreement follows a communication received from the Italian regulator Agenzia delle Dogane e dei Monopoli regarding the extension of the Italian Scratch & Win concession through to 30 September,...

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 $59.3m. However, the...

Snoqualmie Casino turns to Scientific Games for management systems

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Scientific Games will be installing its suite of system products at Snoqualmie Casino in Snoqualmie, Washington.   Scientific Games' slot, table and casino management systems will manage Snoqualmie Casino's 51,000-square-foot gaming floor, boasting 1,770 slots and 55 tables, replacing the current competitive system. The contract also includes the purchase of 800 gaming machine devices over the next three years and the...

Scientific Games teams up with Google subsidary

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Scientific Games Corporation has signed an agreement with Apigee, a subsidiary of Google, to utilise its full lifecycle application programming interface ("API") management platform.   This agreement allows Scientific Games to deploy Apigee API management software in its suite of casino and slot management systems solutions and will enable Scientific Games to design, secure, deploy, monitor, and scale APIs, the company...

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, 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...

Scientific Games names Shawn Dennis as chief marketing officer

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Scientific Games Corporation has appointed Shawn Dennis as executive vice-president and chief marketing officer, reporting directly to CEO and president Kevin Sheehan.   A 25-year veteran of entertainment, consumer products and sports marketing industries, Dennis previously served as Global Head of Brand and Franchise for DreamWorks Animation and chief marketing officer for American Girl, Dell and the National Football League. In her new role, Dennis will be...

Scientific Games to acquire Tech Art to expand its table game portfolio

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Scientific Games Corporation today announced it has entered into an agreement for the acquisition of Tech Art, a supplier of hole-card readers for blackjack.   Subject to customary conditions to closing, the transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2018. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Tech Art will bring its MAXTime®4H product to Scientific Games, a combination of...

Scientific Games moving incorporation to Nevada from Delaware

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US-based casino equipment and lottery services provider Scientific Games is to change the company’s US state of incorporation from Delaware to Nevada, the group announced in a release on 18 September.   It will be done via what the group termed a “reincorporation merger” involving a Nevada-based wholly-owned subsidiary of Scientific Games. The exercise is still subject to shareholder approval. The firm...

Scientific Games to provide interactive solutions at Westgate Casino

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Scientific Games has agreed to upgrade the suite of casino management system products and devices at Westgate Las Vegas Resort & Casino.   As part of the agreement, the company will also deploy its SG Universe® product suite on Westgate Resorts' mobile and online platforms. The casino is operated by Paragon Gaming and features a 95,000-sq ft casino floor with 670 slot machines...

Pechanga Casino opts for new Scientific Games technology for gaming machines

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Pechanga Resort & Casino is installing Scientific Games' new iVIEW4 software to its gaming machines.   The software displays marketing content, animations and video, supports cardless pay and offers instant response through a multi-touch display. "We're excited to upgrade our iVIEW technology casino-wide and begin capitalizing on the operating efficiencies and more powerful marketing content capabilities,” said the casino's Chief marketing...

Stay classy: Scientific Games to launch Anchorman slot

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Scientific Games has announced a new slot game based on the beloved Paramount Pictures' comedy franchise, Anchorman. With the same name, Anchorman is a five-reel, 25-line video slot game that boasts a three-level Near-Area Progressive. The central game feature is the Big Bonus Filmstrip Stop featuring Ron Burgundy and the rest of the characters on his news team. If the filmstrip...

Coming of AGE: Scientific Games to showcase “next-level innovations”

Coming of AGE: Scientific Games to showcase “next-level innovations”
Scientific Games will be displaying a broad portfolio of products which aim to “shape the future” of the gaming industry at AGE, including the Dualos cabinet along with the Alpha Pro V27/27 and Alpha Pro Wave cabinets. Scientific Games will demonstrate a comprehensive range of leading products and solutions at the Australasian Gaming Expo this September, which the company affirms...

Scientific Games prepares innovations for AGE

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Scientific Games has confirmed it will showcase 'next-level' innovations at Australasian Gaming Expo August 15-17 in Sydney, Australia.   Scientific Games Group Chief Executive, Derik Mooberry said: "At AGE, we are looking forward to showcasing the innovative games, table products, systems, and lottery technologies that are designed to help our customers drive revenue, enhance operating efficiencies, and make smarter business decisions....

Scientific Games reports seventh consecutive quarter of growth

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Scientific Games has recorded its seventh consecutive quarter of year-on-year growth as the company announces intent to refinance a portion of its debt.   Scientific Games Corporation has released its second quarter 2017 results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017 and announced plans to take advantage of favorable market conditions to refinance a portion of its debt to lower...

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 appoints Shawn G. Williams

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The gaming industry tech developer, Scientific Games, has named Shawn G. Williams as Chief Human Resources Officer with immediate effect.   The appointment will see Shawn G. Williams as Chief Human Resources Officer reporting directly to Scientific Games Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer Kevin Sheehan. Williams' appointment comes as Gary Melampy, the Company's current CHRO, has announced his retirement. In this role, Williams...

Boyd Gaming selects Scientific Games’ systems at Aliante

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Scientific Games Corporation’s Slot and Casino Management System has been installed within the Aliante Casino and Hotel Spa in North Las Vegas.   The casino resort, which was acquired by Boyd Gaming in September 2016, has installed Scientific Games’ core casino and slot management solutions to manage its 1,860 slot machines and 40 table games. Included in the installation was Scientific Games'...

Scientific Games debuts Space Invaders slot

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Scientific Games has confirmed it has launched its first skill-based slot machine based on the classic arcade video game favourite, Space Invaders   Scientific Games Corporation has debuted its first slot machine with a skill-based bonus, Space Invaders, featured on the company’s Blade™s32 cabinet. Based on the popular classic arcade video game, which was originally released in 1978, the slot is a...

Scientific Games named ‘Best Table Game Solution’ in Asia Gaming Awards

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The leading gaming technology developer, Scientific Games Corporation, has received the ‘Best Table Game Solution’ in the Asia Gaming Awards 2017.   A panel of independent judges selected Scientific Games for the top-place in the annual awards competition designed to recognize significant achievements within the Asia gaming industry. The ‘Best Table Game Solution’ award recognizes the product that has played a key...

Scientific Games to supply end-to-end solutions for Baha Mar Casino

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Scientific Games has confirmed it was chosen as supplier for 30 per cent floor share of the 100,000 square foot luxury Baha Mar Casino in Nassau in The Bahamas.   The new agreement saw Scientific Games provide its expansive range of games, systems, and table products for the opening of the Bahama resort, on April 21, 2017. Alex W. Pariente, Executive Vice...

Scientific Games to debut new content and systems at G2E Asia

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Scientific Games Corporation will showcase a number of its latest gaming experiences and solutions for the first time in Asia at G2E Asia May 16-18 at the Venetian Macao.   Scientific Games has confirmed it will exhibit its range of slot game content, proprietary table games, electronic table systems and casino-management systems solutions at this year’s G2E Asia in Macao. Scientific Games...

Europe’s croupier elite to battle for dealer top spot in London

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The European Casino Association has confirmed that the 2017 European Dealer Championship will be held in London for the first time this May.     The 11th edition of the European Dealer Championship (EDC) will come to London for the first time this May at The Hippodrome Casino, Leicester Square. Organised by the European Casino Association in conjunction with the National Casino Forum,...

Scientific Games to bring ‘World’s Best’ to NIGA

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Scientific Games has confirmed it will showcase its portfolio at the Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention 2017, April 12-13 in San Diego   Scientific Games Corporation will showcase the industry's most expansive portfolio of gaming technology solutions for tribal casinos at the National Indian Gaming Association's Indian Gaming Tradeshow & Convention ("NIGA") 2017, April 12-13 in San Diego, California. Scientific Games Chief...

Scientific Games to provide iVIEWÒ4 to Muckleshoot Casino

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Muckleshoot Casino has been awarded a contract for 2,800 new iVIEWÒ4 On-Device Messaging Controllers from Scientific Games.   Scientific Games Corporation will provide Muckleshoot Casino with 2,800 award-winning iVIEWÒ4 displays following a contract deal signed this week. Muckleshoot Casino, the Northwest's largest casino located in Auburn, Washington, will upgrade to Scientific Games' new iVIEW4 throughout the venue. Johnny Walker, Director of Gaming Operations...

Scientific Games completes 2018 Notes Redemption

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The leading industry developer, Scientific Games, has announced the completion of the $250million 2018 Notes redemption. Scientific Games Corporation today announced that it has completed the redemption of all $250 million aggregate principal amount of its outstanding 8.125% senior subordinated notes due next year (the "2018Notes") at a redemption price equal to 100% of the principal amount of the 2018...

Florida Lottery transfers record $19.44 million in a week

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Over 99 percent of the Lottery's total retail sales of $105.2 million came from Scientific Games instant game products.   Scientific Games Corporation has congratulated the Florida Lottery, one of its largest and most successful instant game customers in the world, on its historic, record-breaking week of instant game retail sales which resulted in more than $19.44 million in transfers to the State...

GLI announce Conference topics for Regulators Roundtable

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Larry Potts, Scientific Games’ Senior Vice President Chief Compliance Officer, is to keynote at annual North American Regulators Roundtable Regulators, operators and gaming experts will join together to generate great ideas at the 17th annual North American Regulators Roundtable (March 15-16, at Luxor Las Vegas). The educational conference – hosted by Gaming Laboratories International’s (GLI®) world-renowned training program, GLI University® – will...

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