Scientific Games consortium pulls out of Turkish Lottery tender

23rd April 2015 8:34 am GMT

Net Sans-Hitay, the consortium that won the tender to operate Turkey’s national lottery Milli Piyango, has pulled out of the deal, with the second-placed bidder ERG-Ahlatçı set to be granted the ten-year contract.

Net Sans-Hitay, comprising Turkish tourism business Net Holding, Scientific Games and the co-owner of the Bilyoner.com iGaming platform Hitay Investment Holdings, has been forced to withdraw its candidacy after it was refused more time to renegotiate its funding plans [...]