8 October 2018, Las Vegas, USA – Scout Gaming and Metric Gaming have entered into a partner agreement for a co-offering primarily targeted at the regulated US market.
The agreement provides both companies with reciprocal access to each other’s products and allows them to establish a leading global offering consisting of sports betting, fantasy sports and pool betting.
Scout Gaming and Metric Gaming have experienced an increased demand for their respective products in the US after the US Supreme Court’s ruling to suspend a federal ban on sports betting in New Jersey earlier this year, the so-called PASPA (Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act of 1992). Since fantasy sports has a long-standing heritage in the US market, it is expected to remain an important part of the gaming market going forward.
“We are experiencing interest from operators ready to launch a sportsbook offering in the United States as well as parties that have already launched,” said Scout Gaming CEO Andreas Ternström.
The partnership, which is non-exclusive, states that Metric Gaming and Scout Gaming will jointly develop new products with the ambition to coalesce sports betting and fantasy sports games. Furthermore, as part of the agreement, Metric Gaming will provide traditional sports betting products for Scout Gaming’s Betflex application.
“Metric Gaming has a world-class sportsbook which, like our platform, is based on the latest technology. Through the collaboration, a leading offer for the American market, where Metric Gaming resides, will be created. At the same time, Scout Gaming gets an even broader offering for the European market by gaining access to sports odds”, added Andreas Ternström.
“We see great potential in the partnership with Scout Gaming since our products complement each other perfectly. To come up with a full-scale offering consisting of the two best products on the market is something I believe will be nothing short of successful,” said Metric Gaming’s CEO, Martin De Knijff.
Metric Gaming’s global executive team will be showcasing the company’s state-of-the-art technologies and services at G2E Las Vegas, Stand 2823, which takes place at Sands Expo from the 9th – 11thOctober.
For additional information, please contact:
Will Harris, Metric Gaming
Andreas Ternström, CEO, Scout Gaming
Tel: +46 706 770 660
About Metric Gaming LLC
Metric Gaming, a B2B sports betting services provider to the regulated Gaming industry, is run by former Executives of the most established Betting and Gaming brands. Metric Gaming is a B2B sports betting provider that knows how to think B2C. Metric’s proven, modular and enterprise-level technology platform delivers a highly configurable product offering with multi-channel and multi-territory differentiation capabilities designed to exploit an ever more divergent international regulatory landscape.
Supported by industry leading betting content & features, as well as a professional trading team, Metric Gaming is well placed to set the benchmark for the industry, including the highly anticipated US sports betting market.
About Scout Gaming Group
Scout Gaming Group is a licensed and regulated provider of B2B Daily Fantasy Sports and pool betting. The company offers a flexible and customizable network-based Fantasy Sports solution with support for most sports and leagues through an in-house StatCenter which also provides real-time information to players. Local sports can be provided on request. The Group has approximately 65 staff and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden with development and operations in Bergen, Norway and Lviv, Ukraine. Sales, support and product management is handled from the office in Malta.