Autotote Corporation Completes Name Change To Scientific Games Corporation

New AMEX Stock Symbol Is SGM



New Name and Stock Symbol Effective April 27, 2001



Apr 27, 2001, 01:00 ET from Scientific Games Corporation

    NEW YORK, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective today, Autotote Corporation
 has changed its corporate name to Scientific Games Corporation and its AMEX
 stock symbol to SGM.  The Company, the leading integrated supplier of wagering
 systems and services to lotteries, and the leading supplier of wagering
 systems and services to pari-mutuel operators, first announced its new name
 and AMEX stock symbol in its first quarter 2001 earnings press release issued
 on Monday, April 23, 2001.
     "We believe that Scientific Games Corporation more accurately and
 completely describes the breadth of products and services we provide to the
 global gaming industry," said Lorne Weil, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
 of Scientific Games Corporation.  "Our new corporate name reflects our
 objective to remain ahead of the technological advances taking place in
 lotteries and pari-mutuel wagering worldwide.  We will continue to operate in
 the global pari-mutuel business under the Autotote name."
 
     About Scientific Games Corporation
     SCIENTIFIC GAMES CORPORATION (Amex:   SGM) is the leading integrated
 supplier of instant tickets, systems and services to lotteries, and the
 leading supplier of wagering systems and services to pari-mutuel operators.
 It is also a licensed pari-mutuel gaming operator in Connecticut, Holland and
 Germany and a major supplier of prepaid cellular phone cards to telephone
 companies.  Scientific Games' customers are in the United States and more than
 60 other countries.  For more information about Scientific Games, please visit
 our Web site at http://www.scientificgames.com.
 
     This press release includes statements that constitute forward-looking
 statements made pursuant to the Safe Harbor provisions of the Private
 Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  This information involves risks and
 uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the
 forward-looking statements.  For certain information regarding these risks and
 uncertainties, reference is made to Scientific Games' Annual Report on Form
 10-K for the year ended October 31, 2000 and the Transition Report for the
 period from November 1, 2000 through December 31, 2000.
 
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SOURCE Scientific Games Corporation
    NEW YORK, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Effective today, Autotote Corporation
 has changed its corporate name to Scientific Games Corporation and its AMEX
 stock symbol to SGM.  The Company, the leading integrated supplier of wagering
 systems and services to lotteries, and the leading supplier of wagering
 systems and services to pari-mutuel operators, first announced its new name
 and AMEX stock symbol in its first quarter 2001 earnings press release issued
 on Monday, April 23, 2001.
     "We believe that Scientific Games Corporation more accurately and
 completely describes the breadth of products and services we provide to the
 global gaming industry," said Lorne Weil, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
 of Scientific Games Corporation.  "Our new corporate name reflects our
 objective to remain ahead of the technological advances taking place in
 lotteries and pari-mutuel wagering worldwide.  We will continue to operate in
 the global pari-mutuel business under the Autotote name."
 
     About Scientific Games Corporation
     SCIENTIFIC GAMES CORPORATION (Amex:   SGM) is the leading integrated
 supplier of instant tickets, systems and services to lotteries, and the
 leading supplier of wagering systems and services to pari-mutuel operators.
 It is also a licensed pari-mutuel gaming operator in Connecticut, Holland and
 Germany and a major supplier of prepaid cellular phone cards to telephone
 companies.  Scientific Games' customers are in the United States and more than
 60 other countries.  For more information about Scientific Games, please visit
 our Web site at http://www.scientificgames.com.
 
     This press release includes statements that constitute forward-looking
 statements made pursuant to the Safe Harbor provisions of the Private
 Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  This information involves risks and
 uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from the
 forward-looking statements.  For certain information regarding these risks and
 uncertainties, reference is made to Scientific Games' Annual Report on Form
 10-K for the year ended October 31, 2000 and the Transition Report for the
 period from November 1, 2000 through December 31, 2000.
 
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