SOURCE: Aristocrat


November 15, 2011 17:17 ET

Aristocrat Makes Entry Into North American VLT Market With Its First VLT Contract With the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - Nov 15, 2011) - Aristocrat has achieved yet another milestone in 2011, this time making its entry into the North American VLT market with a contract with the Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission.

The AGLC has entered into a long term agreement with Aristocrat to supply VLTs with a suite of game content to the VLT network in Alberta, with the ability to supply additional games and software.

"This is an exciting opportunity for Aristocrat," said Seamus McGill, COO of Aristocrat Americas. "We have been building momentum throughout 2011, and we are thrilled to be awarded this contract by Alberta in the Canadian lottery segment. This is another example of our continuing commitment to the North American market, and we are excited about expanding our business relationship with AGLC."

About the AGLC: The AGLC is an agent of the Government of Alberta, overseen by the Ministry of Finance. The AGLC consists of a Board and a Corporation. The AGLC ensures that gaming and liquor activities in Alberta are conducted honestly, openly, and with the highest level of integrity; endeavours to maximize the economic benefits of gaming and liquor activities in the province to benefit Albertans; and administers the Alberta Lottery Fund under the provisions of the Gaming and Liquor Act.

About Aristocrat: Aristocrat Technologies Inc. is a subsidiary of Aristocrat Leisure Limited (ASX: ALL), a leading global provider of gaming solutions. The Company is licensed by more than 200 regulators and its products and services are available in more than 90 countries around the world. Aristocrat offers a diverse range of products and services including electronic gaming machines and casino management systems. For further information visit the company's website at

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