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iSoftBet inks brand-wide GiG content deal

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Agreement will see iSoftBet games available on all GiG brands

 

iSoftBet, the leading online and mobile casino content provider, has signed an agreement with operator Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) to offer its complete games portfolio across the operator’s multiple brands. Included in the deal is the supplier’s cutting-edge Game Aggregation Platform (GAP) to further power GiG’s casino offering.

The partnership will see GiG integrate iSoftBet’s full portfolio of proprietary and branded slots and table games, including best performing titles such as Crystal Clans and The Dalai Panda. In addition, GiG will have access to GAP enabling it to select from more than 3,000 slot and table games provided by the supplier’s platform partners.

iSoftBet’s GAP offers content from 46 of the largest third-party suppliers in the iGaming industry, as well as a host of advanced marketing and real-time gamification tools.

Games include best performing slots, table and video poker games, all of which have been designed, developed and certified for use in regulated markets.

iSoftBet has created some of the best performing games of the last 12 months including popular titles such as Hot Spin and Pearl of the Orient, as well as latest releases The Nutcracker and Jumbo Stampede.

Michael Probert, Chief Commercial Officer at iSoftBet, said: “We’re thrilled to partner with such an innovative business as GiG. This marks another important step in our growth as a company, and we are delighted to have signed such a significant tier one content and GAP platform agreement.

“Both GAP and our own portfolio contain games of the highest quality and continue to perform superbly across all major regulated and emerging regulated markets.”

Natasha Gowan, Head of Communications at GiG, said: “iSoftBet has a great reputation for developing high-quality games, and providing a huge range of content via its leading aggregation platform GAP. We are excited to be partnering with iSoftBet and look forward to a long and productive partnership.”

 

 

About iSoftBet

iSoftBet is a premium online and mobile casino software and games supplier, providing leading gaming products to some of the world’s largest and most successful brands. With extensive experience and a comprehensive selection of best-performing games, iSoftBet is at the forefront of innovation and our tailor-made solutions are designed to meet our operator partners’ every need.

Our games suite includes a wide range of unparalleled proprietary video slots, table games, exclusive branded games from some of the world’s largest TV and movie production companies such as 24 and Paranormal Activity, and an advanced Game Aggregation Platform (GAP), allowing iSoftBet to offer online casinos rapid, one-time integration to more than 30 of the industry’s leading online and mobile game software providers. iSoftBet games are built with using the latest technology including HTML5 desktop and mobile compatible software.

The iSoftBet offering includes a comprehensive back office system allowing operators to create bespoke promotions, offer a wide range of player bonuses and rewards, as well as harvest and track real-time game performance data. iSoftbet is committed to responsible gaming and complies with the most stringent global regulatory bodies. We are licensed in the UK and Alderney and are approved to distribute content in multiple regulated markets including Belgium, Italy, Spain, Portugal and Romania.

 

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Greece Prohibits Advertisement on Online Slots

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The Greek government has implemented tough norms on online gaming and advertising. As per the new norms, the maximum stakes of random number generator (RNG) games is limited to of €2, and maximum prizes are limited to €5000.

The slot games  should not be advertised anywhere outside of an operator’s own website. Gambling products other than slots can be advertised on social media but the operators must ensure that the ads are viewed only by persons over the age of 21.

There are several other provisions.

Online players now need to fix loss and time limits for play, and operators must inform players when they reach 80% of their limit.

Casino games will have a prize limit of €70,000 and sports betting will have a prize limit of €500,000 per bet.

Fees for for seven-year licences have been fixed at €3million for online betting and €2million for other forms of gaming.

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Dutch Govt. Grants Power to Local Authorities to close Leisure Venues

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In a significant move, the Dutch government has granted power to Dutch municipal health services (Gemeentelijke Gezondheids Dienst – GGD) to close leisure establishments such as casinos and slot arcades. The GGD can exercise this power, if needed, for containing the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte and Health Minister Hugo De Jonge announced this decision amidst concerns about rising Covid-19 cases in the country.

Dutch gambling trade association VAN Kansspelen also issued a warning to its members to strictly implement all restrictions and ensire that customers follow all of the measures intended to limit the spread of the virus, such as keeping a distance from one another.

“The number of infections is increasing and people not adhering to the basic rules as closely, such as observing the 1.5m and hygiene measures,” VAN Kansspelen said. “The national government is taking measures to prevent further spread of the virus.

“As a sector, it is important to contribute to the prevention of infections. We therefore call on you to adhere to all protocols and the rules. Also inform your guests of this if they do not comply with this.

The Netherlands government allowed casinos and slot arcades to start functioning again on July 1, after closing in mid-March.

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SkyCity Shuts Down Auckland Casino as New Zealand Re-enters Lockdown

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Casino operator SkyCity Entertainment Group has once again closed down its flagship integrated resort SkyCity Auckland, after the New Zealand government revealed four new cases of community transmitted COVID-19 on Tuesday.

The cases have come as a huge shock to the country, which only 24 hours earlier had celebrated 100 days without a single new locally transmitted case of the coronavirus. Auckland has immediately been placed back on Stage 3 restrictions for three days as a precautionary measure, with the rest of New Zealand on Stage 2. Under Stage 3 lockdown, bars and many businesses will be closed, gatherings restricted to 10 people and travel in and out of Auckland mostly prohibited.

SkyCity’s casinos in Hamilton and Queenstown will remain open with social distancing measures in place.

“SkyCity is fully complying with this latest update from the New Zealand government. SkyCity is well prepared to respond quickly to these changes and is in a strong financial position to withstand the financial impacts of these temporary restrictions,” Graeme Stephens, CEO of SkyCity Entertainment, said.

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