New-York listed lottery and gaming supplier Scientific Games has acquired a majority stake in Brazilian video bingo developer E-SYS Tecnologia EM Informàtica (EsysnetG).

The Sao Paulo-based studio is described by Scientific Games as having a strong pedigree in developing maths models, engines and content for video bingo. 

Following the acquisition, the terms of which have not been disclosed, EsysnetG's content will be deployed by SG for online, mobile and land-based play in multiple markets.

"We are excited to welcome EsysnetG into the Scientific Games family," Scientific Games group chief executive of gaming Derik Mooberry said.

"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."

Shares in Scientific Games Corporation (NYQ:SGMS) closed in New York Monday up 2.16 per cent at $47.30 per share.

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