Scientific Games to Acquire a Majority Stake in EsysnetG to Enhance and Expand Video Bingo Offering

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Scientific Games Corporation (NASDAQ: SGMS) ("Scientific Games" or "the Company") today announced it has closed on the acquisition of a majority stake in E-SYS Techologia EM Informática S.A. ("EsysnetG"), a video bingo content studio based in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

"We are excited to welcome EsysnetG into the Scientific Games family. This acquisition will enable us to provide our customers with expanded, engaging video bingo content and is yet another example of our continued investment in solutions that help the Company offer the broadest portfolio of innovative products in the industry," said Scientific Games' Group Chief Executive, Gaming Derik Mooberry.

Mauricio Lara, the founder of EsysnetG, has a long history of developing math models, engines, and video bingo content for multiple markets.

This acquisition provides Scientific Games access to EsysnetG's existing and future video bingo content for the development of online, mobile, and land-based games that can be placed in markets around the globe.

EsysnetG is a privately held company and financial terms were not disclosed.

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