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NEW SCIENTIFIC GAMES SYSTEMS TECHNOLOGY FOR THE RESPONSIBLE GROWTH OF THE NATIONAL LOTTERY IN LATVIA

ATLANTE, September 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Science games announces that the company’s gaming systems technology will power the National Lottery by Latvia under a new long-term contract with Latvia Lotto. The shift to new technology is part of a plan to drive responsible growth and funding to benefit the Latvian state budget, as well as other programs for Latvian children, youth education and sports .

“After a thorough evaluation, Latvijas Loto has chosen to upgrade our systems technology with Scientific Games so that we can continue to deliver exceptional gaming experiences and meet our growth potential”, said Edgars Lediņš, Chairman of the Board of Latvijas Loto. “We look forward to the efficiencies this technological breakthrough will bring to our entire operation, and our retailers will be thrilled with the new terminals and the support they will receive.”

The new technology will launch in the spring of 2023, positioning Latvijas Loto to achieve its responsible growth goals with a 50% increase in retail outlets in the European Baltic state.

Scientific Games will provide Latvijas Loto with the agility to grow over the next decade with its AEGIS open-architecture enterprise gaming system and WAVE X retailer point-of-sale terminals, as well as support and maintenance services.

The company has worked with Latvijas Loto for over 20 years and also provides the Lottery with a portfolio of entertainment instant games.

“Scientific Games is honored by the long-standing partnership and trust that Latvijas Loto places in our business, our people and our products to support its mission of maximizing responsible growth over the next 10 years,” said Pat McHugh, CEO of Scientific Games. “Our relentless commitment to innovation and alignment with our lottery customers’ growth plans has positioned Scientific Games as the lottery industry’s leading systems technology provider in Europe and the fastest growing in the United States”

Scientific Games provides retail and digital games, technology, analytics and services to 130 lotteries in 50 countries around the world. The company is the world’s largest creator, producer and manager of instant lottery games, with products generating more than 70% of global instant game retail sales.

AEGIS® and WAVETM are registered trademarks of Scientific Games, LLC. © 2022. All rights reserved.

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