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Bally Technologies and Cantor Gaming® Sign Online Content Agreement

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Bally Technologies and Cantor Gaming® Sign Online Content Agreement

16:02 EDT Wednesday, September 18, 2013

LAS VEGAS (Business Wire) -- Bally Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BYI), a leader in slots, video machines, casino-management, interactive applications, and networked and server-based systems for the global gaming industry, and Cantor Gaming®, a leading innovator in mobile casino gaming and race and sports wagering, today announced that they have signed an online content agreement.

John Connelly, Vice President of Business Development: Bally Technologies, Inc. (Photo: Business Wir ...

John Connelly, Vice President of Business Development: Bally Technologies, Inc. (Photo: Business Wire)

Under the terms of this agreement, Cantor Gaming will integrate its world-class online sports wagering and mobile casino gaming content into Bally's award-winning iGaming Platform.

“We are delighted to sign this agreement with Bally Technologies and offer our innovative selection of online race and sports wagering and casino-gaming content to a broad audience of gaming enthusiasts through Bally's iGaming Platform,” said Lee M. Amaitis, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cantor Gaming®.

He continued, “We look forward to a fruitful relationship with Bally, which has a superb industry reputation and a large, global customer base which we believe will benefit greatly from our world-class technology, making this agreement a tremendous fit for both parties.”

Bally Technologies' Vice President of Business Development John Connelly said, “Cantor Gaming's online sports wagering and casino gaming content complements our existing iGaming Platform perfectly. Adding Cantor Gaming's top-notch sports betting technology will be great new offering for our customers, especially with football season underway. In addition, Cantor Gaming has a fantastic selection of popular mobile casino games which are fun, easy-to-use, and offer exciting wagering offerings.”

About Cantor Gaming®

At Cantor Gaming®, we have built upon Cantor Fitzgerald's legacy of integrity and excellence and its unmatched financial technology to create an innovative and unique gaming system that is revolutionizing the gaming experience in Las Vegas. Cantor Gaming® is the first company licensed by the Nevada Gaming Commission to manufacture, distribute and operate a mobile gaming system in the state. We operate race and sports books across eight Las Vegas resorts, providing our patrons with an array of over the counter and account-based race and sports wagering at betting carrels, as well as casino-style mobile gaming. Cantor Gaming® offers casinos the convenience of complete mobile gaming and race and sports book solutions, including proprietary wireless gaming and sports book system, full back-office infrastructure and a portfolio of casino games and wagering products. In addition, sports betting fans can wager on-the-go from anywhere within the state of Nevada with our mobile sports wagering application compatible with Android™ and Apple® computer software and peripherals, or by using their personal computing devices, including desktop computers, laptops, tablets and smart phones with our Wi-Fi enabled sports wagering solution. We are passionate about applying technology to transform gaming and we are continuously using innovations in the operation of our race and sports books, and enhancing our products and technology, to offer customers a unique and memorable gaming experience.

Cantor Gaming® is an affiliate of the global financial services firm Cantor Fitzgerald, which has over 65 years experience and unparalleled expertise of highly secure, real-time financial transaction processing, management, and execution. Known globally for superior financial technology and real-time and secure execution of financial transactions, Cantor's clients include the world's leading banks and trading firms. Cantor's technology drives over $500 billion in transactions for the world's capital markets every day.

CONTACT: Hannah Sloane, 212-294-7938, hsloane@cantor.com; or Sarah Laufer, 212-915-1008, slaufer@cantor.com

About Bally Technologies, Inc.

Founded in 1932, Bally Technologies (NYSE: BYI) provides the global gaming industry with innovative games, systems, mobile, and iGaming solutions that drive revenue and provide operating efficiencies for gaming operators. For more information, please contact Laura Olson-Reyes, Senior Director, Marketing & Corporate Communications, at 702-584-7742, or visit http://www.ballytech.com. Connect with Bally on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, LinkedIn, and Pinterest.

This news release may contain “forward-looking” statements within the meaning of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and is subject to the safe harbor created thereby. Such information involves important risks and uncertainties that could significantly affect the results in the future and, accordingly, such results may differ from those expressed in any forward-looking statements. Future operating results may be adversely affected as a result of a number of risks that are detailed from time to time in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Company undertakes no obligation to update the information in this press release and represents that the information is only valid as of today's date.

– BALLY TECHNOLOGIES, INC. –

Bally Technologies, Inc.
Laura Olson-Reyes, 702-584-7742
Senior Director, Marketing & Corporate Communications
Lolson-reyes@ballytech.com
Michael Carlotti, 702-584-7995
Vice President of Treasury and Investor Relations
mcarlotti@ballytech.com
Mike Trask, 702-584-7451
Mobile: 702-330-6679
Corporate Communications Manager
MTrask@ballytech.com

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