The Service of the Commission for the Protection of Competition announces that it has received a notification of concentration by Aristocrat Leisure Limited regarding the proposed acquisition of the share capital of Playtech plc, through Aristocrat (UK) Holdings Limited.
Aristocrat Leisure Limited is a company incorporated under the laws of Australia. Aristocrat is a global gaming content and technology company and mobile gaming publisher. It offers a wide range of products and services, including online gaming machines, casino management systems and free mobile games.
Aristocrat (UK) Holdings Limited is a private limited liability company, wholly owned by Aristocrat, which is incorporated in England and Wales for the purpose of carrying out the proposed operation.
Playtech plc is a company incorporated in the Isle of Man and is a technology provider that develops platforms and content for the global gaming industry. Playtech's main activity is to provide software for online gambling software, offering value-added solutions to the industry's leading players.