Scientific Games acquires Authentic Gaming expanding its iGaming offering
This takeover marks a turning point in SG’s long-term strategic objective. Through this acquisition, SG intends to broaden its worldwide igaming goals and dominate the market by becoming a one-of-a-kind gaming firm. The company also informed about its move toward the live casino market.
Barry Cottle, SG’s CEO, expressed his delight about this acquisition, noting that it will help them achieve their goals mentioned above and expand their premium product line. He continued, saying:
“With our omnichannel strategy, we can profit on a growing US market potential owing to our successful table games titles, and our OpenGaming platform and Authentic’s combined power.”
Dylan Slaney, SG’s igaming CEO, was also looking forward to collaborating with Authentic’s experienced team to strengthen their igaming scheme for both operators and players. He added that they will be perfectly set to keep the players engaged and excited to achieve significant growth within live casinos. By implementing immersive experiences, players will be linked-up in both online and offline domains.
The capabilities of SG’s development team for generating live casino services will be expanded. According to SG, there are high objectives for Authentic Gaming. One of those objectives is to improve the service across the United States, which will create several studios to provide specialized content to the area’s operators.
Jonas Delin, Authentic Gaming’s CEO and founder, said that their established technology and live dealer platform are set for scalability. AG can now fully implement its studio growth and the plan to diversify its games. He added:
“Scientific Games’ leadership position in the United States values quality games content. A top online gaming platform extends our reach in the United States and Europe. Our approach is fueled by the ongoing availability of incredible live dealer material, with a commitment to quality, client customization, and creativity acting as the pillars of our different online casino games. This collaboration will accelerate this objective and be a game-changer in the gaming industry’s most active expanding category.”