IGT Strengthens Svenkska Spel Digital Game Partnership

International Game Technology (IGT) has deepened ongoing cooperation with Swedish state-owned gambling company Svenska Spel Sport and Casino, with the latter seeking to improve their digital gaming offerings.

Entering the agreement through a subsidiary, the link-up will see the delivery of the PlayRGS solution from IGT PlayDigital and the material from PlayCasino, followed by the recent receipt by Svenska Spel of IGTPay cashless technology for VLTs.

Jonas Reuter, Northern Europe regional vice-president, IGT International said: “The introduction of our powerful PlayRGS remote game server and player-tested PlayCasino digital content, combined with IGT’s extensive experience in the government-regulated digital gaming market, will help ensure the ongoing success of Svenska Spel Sport & Casino’s digital program.

“As part of our commitment to promoting responsible gaming and sustainably growing our customers’ business, IGT was also among the first supporting members to join the Swedish Gambling Association, SPER. We will continue to work with SPER and its founding member, Svenska Spel, to contribute to a sustainable gaming market in Sweden.”

The deal, which is from the launch for a minimum duration of three years, provides access to the entire IGT PlayCasino game content collection, as well as maintenance, tracking, and support.

PlayRGS provides operators with a variety of game content, including a library of slots , table games, video poker and instant winning games, making them accessible directly to players where and when they want to play: on desktop computers , cell phones and tablet devices.

IGT provides Svenska Spel with its PlayPoker, Intelligen VLT central network, VLTs and content, as well as land based casino cabinets and material, in addition to implementing its PlayRGS solution and PlayCasino products.