Scientific Games reports Q2 growth and “great progress” with divestitures
| By Marese O'Hagan
Scientific Games reported revenue of $880m (£664.0m/€748.0m) in its half-year 2021 results, a revenue rise of 63.2% year-on-year, as it plans to divest its lottery and sports betting arms.
Revenue came to $880m (£634.2m/€748.1), a significant increase compared to its revenue of $539m in Q2 2020.
A total of $367m of the revenue came from gaming, while $266m was generated from Scientific Games’ lottery offerings. The remaining $247m was derived from SciPlay, Scientific Games’ digital games developer, and digital play.