Press Release: Quickspin awarded license to provide its award-winning portfolio in newly regulated Ontario
Stockholm, 31th of March 2022 — Swedish Slot specialist Quickspin, a Playtech Group company, has received a supplier license from the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) which will commence when the newly regulated Province opens its market on the 4th of April.
Quickspin was granted a licence by the AGCO in March, enabling players in the province to enjoy Quickspin’s top performing titles such as Big Bad Wolf Megaways, Golden Glyph 1 & 2 and many more as the market opens next month.
Anthony Dalla-Giacoma, Chief Commercial Officer at Quickspin, said, “I’m very pleased that Quickspin will be open for business as the igaming market launches in Ontario, and we look forward to supporting our partners with our award winning portfolio as they move to enter into the new market.”
Daniel Lindberg Quickspin CEO and Founder said: “Quickspin and the igaming industry, in cooperation with regulators such as the AGCO, will create a healthy, sustainable and safe experience for players, operators and providers in Ontario. The Quickspin team has done an excellent job of getting this project over the line, enabling us to be live with our top performing titles when the market opens on the fourth of April.”
Quickspin was founded in 2011 and has quickly established itself as a leading development studio for real money and social casino gaming. Now licensed in multiple jurisdictions, its award-winning content has seen the company sign agreements with a long list of leading operators. It was acquired by Playtech in May 2016.
Quickspin is a Swedish game studio developing innovative video slots for real money online gambling and free to play social markets. The aim of our 100-strong team of gaming industry veterans is to cause a market-changing shift in quality and innovation by creating the kind of games that we as players would love to play. Quickspin games are integrated with our customers’ casino through our own platform which includes ground-breaking promotional tools to help attract and retain players.
Founded in 1999 and premium listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange, Playtech is a technology leader in the gambling and financial trading industries with over 7,000 employees across 24 countries.
Playtech is the gambling industry’s leading technology company delivering business intelligence driven gambling software, services, content and platform technology across the industry’s most popular product verticals, including, casino, live casino, sports betting, virtual sports, bingo and poker. It is the pioneer of omni-channel gambling technology through its integrated platform technology, Playtech ONE. Playtech ONE delivers data driven marketing expertise, single wallet functionality, CRM and responsible gambling solutions across one single platform across product verticals and across retail and online.
Playtech partners with and invests in the leading brands in regulated and newly regulated markets to deliver its data driven gambling technology across the retail and online value chain. Playtech provides its technology on a B2B basis to the industry’s leading retail and online operators, land-based casino groups and government sponsored entities such as lotteries. Playtech directly owns and operates Snaitech, the leading sports betting and gaming company in online and retail in Italy.
Playtech also owns Finalto, a technology leader in the CFD and financial trading industry that operates both on a B2B and B2C basis. Finalto has been classified as a discontinued operation since 31 December 2020. www.playtech.com