LeoVegas To Launch Live On Playtech Open Platform
Following their better than expected 2014 earnings, Playtech have been on a shopping spree in 2015. This has included the acquisition of YoYo Games and their recent entry into the Forex market with their TradeFX acquisition. One of Playtech’s key products is their Playtech Open Platform (POP) that enables licenses one time integration and access to over 500 premium branded games as well as additional titles from 20 other third party suppliers.
One of their new partnersto go live on their POP platform is multi-award winning casino brand LeoVegas who will launch Playtech designed games in the coming weeks. Initially they will launch the top eight performing desktop and top five mobile titles including Wild Gambler, The Glass Slipper, Bounty and the Beanstalk etc.
CEO of LeoVegas, Johan Styren commented on the partnership,” LeoVegas is all about leading the way into the mobile future. Integrating the Playtech Open Platform further accelerates our momentum and adds great value to our consumer promise of always delivering the best gaming experience. I have no doubt that our loyal LeoVegas.com players will love the new mobile games on offer.”
VP Sales of Playtech, Steve Schrier was delighted with the new venture and said,” The last 12 months have been the most successful for POP and news of LeoVegas and further large-scale licensees joining us on the industry’s most dynamic and accessible open platform is great news.”
Schrier went on to say that they intend expanding their POP even further in the next 12 months,” LeoVegas is one of the most dynamic brands on the market today and this is a key strategic win for Playtech. We have big plans for the platform and our content in 2015, particularly with our mobile-first, omni-channel approach and across expanding markets such as Scandinavia, and we are confident the next 12 months will be even bigger and better than the last.”