Scientific Games Corporation (Scientific Games or the company) completed its previously announced acquisition of Don Best Sports Corporation and DBS Canada Corporation, enhancing its sports betting portfolio and managed trading services with real-time data and pricing resources. With the addition of Don Best's trading and pricing expertise to its OpenBet product suite, the company provides a comprehensive library of sportsbook technology. The Don Best team will provide world-class betting and pricing services along with valuable real-time event data solutions.
"Don Best's world-class sports betting trading operation completes our full-service sports betting solution and enhances our ability to provide customers with a complete managed sportsbook,” said Barry Cottle, CEO of Scientific Games. “Don Best's unrivalled pricing, trading and data services, combined with our new marketing services and OpenBet, our global leading sports betting technology platform, uniquely fortifies our position as the world's leading sports betting provider, ready to help our customers win in the emerging U.S. sports betting market and beyond."
"We're joining the Scientific Games team during a transformational time in the sports betting space, and our offerings are the perfect complement to the company's already-strong portfolio of products and services,” said Benjie Cherniak, managing director of Don Best. “With our specialized leadership, unmatched expertise in the North American market, extensive knowledge of the region's most popular sports, and leading trading capabilities, we will continue to augment our partners' sports betting technology."