Award-winning games to feature in regulated market for first time
03rd December, Stockholm – Slots from Swedish specialist Quickspin, a Playtech Group company, are now live in Italy’s regulated market with Pokerstars, one of the leading online brands globally.
Players now have access to a number of Quickspin’s most popular titles, including Sakura Fortune, Dragon Shine, Phoenix Sun, Wild Chase and Second Strike, with more to follow in the coming months.
Daniel Lindberg, Quickspin CEO, said the agreement was one of the supplier’s most significant in recent times. He added: “We are delighted to have secured a deal with Pokerstars. Going live with them is exciting for us and continues our exciting plans for expansion.
“We live and breathe slots and are passionate about what we do. Our mission is to create ones that players love, and we’re looking forward to taking the country by storm with some of our most exciting games.”
The Stockholm and Malta-based supplier has had a record-breaking year so far, including the release of EGR shortlisted ‘Game of the Year’ Eastern Emeralds, containing one of the industry’s highest-ever multipliers.
Founded in 2011, Quickspin quickly established itself as a leading development studio for real money and social casino gaming and was acquired by Playtech in March 2016.
Now licensed in multiple jurisdictions, its award-winning content has helped the company sign agreements with a long list of leading operators.
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Quickspin is a Swedish game studio developing innovative video slots for real money online gambling and free to play social markets. The aim of our 70-strong team of gaming industry veterans is to cause a market-changing shift in quality and innovation by creating the kind of games that we as players would love to play. Quickspin games are integrated with our customers’ casino through our own platform which includes ground breaking promotional tools to help attract and retain players
Founded in 1999 and premium listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange, Playtech is a technology leader in the gambling and financial trading industries.
Playtech is the gambling industry’s leading technology company, delivering business intelligence-driven gambling software, services, content and platform technology across the industry’s most popular product verticals, including casino, live casino, sports betting, virtual sports, bingo and poker.
It is the pioneer of omni-channel gambling technology through its integrated platform technology, Playtech ONE. Playtech ONE delivers data-driven marketing expertise, single wallet functionality, CRM and responsible gambling solutions across one single platform across product verticals and across retail and online.
Playtech’s partners with and invests in the leading brands in regulated and newly regulated markets to deliver its data-driven gambling technology across the retail and online value chain. Playtech provides its technology on a B2B basis to the industry’s leading retail and online operators, land-based casino groups and government sponsored entities such as lotteries.
As of June 2018, through the acquisition of Snaitech, Playtech directly owns and operates the leading sports betting and gaming brand in online and retail in Italy, Snai. Snaitech operates a B2B2C model as a service provider, allowing franchisees to utilise the Playtech technology stack in in the retail environment while operating the leading brand, Snai, directly online as a B2C business.
Playtech’s Financials Division, named TradeTech Group, is a technology leader in the CFD and financial trading industry and operates both on a B2C and B2B basis.
Playtech has in total c.5,800 employees across 17 countries and is headquartered in the Isle of Man.
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