Lottery News

Scientific Games' interactive division SG Digital has signed a deal to provide Canadian provincial lottery operator British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) with an updated sportsbook offering.

BCLC has been using the SG Digital-owned OpenBet sportsbook for several years, with the new multi-year agreement including a full upgrade of the operator's digital sports betting solutions.

SG Digital will provide BCLC with its latest iteration of the OpenBet sportsbook solution, which includes an improved in-play betting product, a streamlined cashout service and additional promotional tools.

The reveamped offering is set to go live before the end of the year.

"Together, SG Digital and BCLC will drive the Canadian market to a new sports betting era," SG Digital senior vice president of sportsbook and platforms Keith O'Loughlin said.

"We're thrilled to continue our partnership with a longstanding and respected operator in the online space," he continued. "Our OpenBet products are a perfect fit for BCLC, and we look forward to our continued partnership."

Shares in Scientific Games Corporation (NSQ:SGMS) closed down 6.07 per cent at $53.40 per share in New York Tuesday, 14.97 per cent below its 52-week high of $62.80 set on May 21st.