by Renee Israel
Bwin.Party Digital Entertainment has extended its existing live casino
contract with Evolution Gaming, which will see the latter remain on as Bwin's
exclusive live casino provider.
The deal will ensure that Evolution Gaming supplies all Bwin.Party's brands
for a period of three years. Solutions will be delivered worldwide to .com
domains and localised domains according to countries.
According to the Group Director of Casino and Games at Bwin.Party, Daniel
Better: "Live Casino is a key part of our product offering for regulated
markets. The Evolution solution gives Bwin.Party the highest levels of
flexibility in terms of branding and tailoring the service to the needs of local
operators, players and regulators."
Adding his comments to Bwin.Party extending its Live Casino contract
was the Chief Executive Officer of Evolution Gaming, Jens von Bahr, who said:
"This contract extension demonstrates that Bwin.Party is confident our Live
Casino solutions can provide the continual flexibility and growth options they
need to create world class localised offerings for many other markets too."
Evolution Gaming Takes Bwin Live in Italy
Recently, Bwin.Party launched in Italy through its partnership with Evolution
Gaming, which will bring live casino games to Italian players.
The new platform allows access to Venezia Rouletta and Ventuno Blackjack, two
popular live casino brands, which have players enjoy the convenience of online
gambling and the personal touch of professional, Italian speaking dealers
live-streamed in real time.
"Bwin enjoys an extremely strong brand presence in Italy," said the Southern
European Director for Bwin.Party, Paolo di Feo. "The Evolution Live Casino
platform was the natural choice for Bwin as it gives us the opportunity to
further strengthen our brand in this local market with dedicated tables and
native speaking dealers from day one."
Evolution's Italian CEO, Gionata La Tore said that as the first Live Casino
approved by the Italian gambling authority AAMS, Evolution continues to lead the
local market. "We are now delighted to have been selected by yet another key
global brand, and to be able to offer Bwin the flexibility of branding and
service they desire," he said.
New Bwin Euroloeague Basketball iPad App
Bwin also made news with the launch of a brand new iPad app, which it
launched in association with Euroleague Basketball.
The app brings "something genuinely new and valuable" to thousands of
Euroleague fans, according to Roser Queralto, speaking for Euroleague.