Monday February 11,2013 : AMAYA GAMING IN MOU WITH BALLY
Named preferred poker provider as U.S. developments unfold
Montreal-based Amaya Gaming Group has signed a memorandum of understanding with Bally Technologies to integrate its Ongame Poker Platform and casino suite into Bally's iGaming Platform.
As the U.S. online gaming market emerges, Ongame will be Bally's preferred poker provider and new Amaya-created casino content will be integrated into Bally's iGaming Platform.
“We are delighted to add Bally as a partner in the US Market,” said Darcy Krogh, VP Business Development of Amaya Gaming Group. “They are an established global brand with great customer reach in the land based gaming industry. The combination of Bally and Amaya should provide casino operators and their players many benefits of a strong strategic alliance, bringing state of the art poker and casino content to the market.”
Bally Technologies’ Vice President of Business Development John Connelly said: “Ongame is a world leader in the online poker space and we are excited to incorporate their best-in-class offering into the Bally iGaming platform. This relationship further validates the current transformation within the online gaming sector, which integrates traditional and online casino systems, allowing casino operators to protect their data, while offering their customers Best in Class content.”