Lottery News

New York-listed gaming and lottery supplier International Game Technology (IGT) has secured a four-year contract extension with the Colorado Lottery.

Through its subsidiary IGT Global Solutions Corporation, the supplier will provide the Colorado Lottery with new technology through to July 2025, including new back office solutions and the rollout of the GameTouch 20 terminal, IGT's newest self-service lottery vending machine.

“We look forward to enhancing our current lottery solutions and technology, and bringing added convenience for our retail partners and players through this contract extension with IGT,” said Colorado Lottery senior director Tom Seaver. “Throughout the last five years, IGT has delivered its expertise and reliable technology to benefit all of our lottery stakeholders and we are happy to continue to partner with them for the next several years.”

IGT will also continue to provide full system support for all Colorado Lottery draw games, claims and payments.

“This contract extension enables IGT to continue assisting the Colorado Lottery in achieving its sales objectives, and bringing further efficiency, convenience, and innovation to retailers and players,” said IGT chief operating officer, North America Lottery, Jay Gendron. “We're pleased to continue our partnership with the lottery and help it maximize funds toward good causes in Colorado such as the environment, recreation, and education.”

Shares in International Game Technology plc (NSQ:IGT) closed up marginally by 0.60 per cent at $13.41 per share in New York Monday.