Scientific Games Corporation (SGC) has edged closer to acquiring NYX Gaming Group, after purchasing William Hill Group’s shares in the firm and now receiving approval for the deal from Sky Betting & Gaming (SB&G).
Scientific Games’ president and chief executive officer Kevin Sheehan says that his firm’s acquisition of NYX Gaming Group for US$631m ‘creates a global gaming and lottery powerhouse’.
NYX Gaming Group is looking to build upon the momentum seen in the second quarter by focusing on technological innovations for its customers, according to CEO Matt Davey.
NYX Gaming Group handled a record number of boxing bets and stakes via its OpenBet platform leading up to and during the fight between McGregor and Mayweather on August 26.
NYX Gaming’s third-quarter results are the first to show the full benefit from its acquisition spree in the past 12 months or more
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Following the debut contribution from its May acquisition, NYX Gaming sees revenue more than triple over the same period last year.
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Playtech shares were up by more than five per cent today (Thursday) as the company announced double-digit growth and reiterated its strategy of acquisitions in both gaming and financial sectors.