Thursday November 7,2013 : AMAYA CONFIRMS U.S. ONLINE GAMBLING CONTENT DEAL WITH BWIN.PARTY
Games for the new Atlantic City-based market
The Montreal-based online gambling content provider Amaya Gaming Group Inc. confirmed Thursday that it has entered into a licensing agreement to provide a wide selection of online casino gaming content to Bwin.Party in New Jersey, subject to all applicable jurisdictional licensing requirements and regulatory approvals.
Online gaming websites provided by Bwin.Party to its licensed gaming operator partner Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa in New Jersey will be integrated with Amaya's Casino Gaming System. The integration will provide players with access to an extensive selection of Amaya's proprietary and third-party online casino games.
"Our agreement with Amaya will enable players in New Jersey to access an even wider range of market-leading online casino games through the partypoker.com, Borgatacasino.com and Borgatapoker.com gaming sites in New Jersey," said Golan Shaked, director of games at Bwin.Party.
Bwin.Party will also launch a range of Amaya's online gaming titles from its existing online gaming websites. Although based in Europe, Bwin.Party is a global online gaming business with four product verticals: poker, sports betting, casino and bingo. Its leading brands include PartyPoker, Bwin, PartyCasino and Foxy Bingo.
David Baazov, CEO of Amaya Gaming Group said that his company enjoyed a longstanding relationship with Bwin.Party.
"We look forward to leveraging our proven online casino content and bwin.party's strong reputation and partnerships to embrace the emerging but exciting online gambling in the U.S. and the existing online gaming markets they serve," he said.