Swedish iGaming innovator Evolution Gaming Group AB has announced the signing of a deal that is to see it begin supplying a range of live-dealer games to prominent American online casino and sportsbook operator FanDuel Group.
The Stockholm-listed firm used an official press release to detail that the new agreement will allow online casino aficionados in the eastern state of Pennsylvania to enjoy live-dealer online baccarat, roulette, blackjack and poker games broadcast direct from its studio in the city of Philadelphia.
Evolution Gaming Group AB recently inked a similar alliance with the New Jersey-facing iGaming domain at GoldenNuggetCasino.com and explained that its latest arrangement is to additionally permit FanDuel Group to premiere live-dealer games as well as titles from its Ezugi subsidiary for players in ‘The Garden State’.
Johan Nordstrom, Chief Commercial Officer for Evolution Gaming Group AB, used the press release to declare that FanDuel Group is a subsidiary of London-listed iGaming behemoth Flutter Entertainment, which was known as Paddy Power Betfair until undergoing a 2019 name-change, and currently provides over 8.5 million punters spread across 45 states with an extensive portfolio of gaming, sportsbetting, daily fantasy sports and advance-deposit wagering services.
Read a statement from Nordstrom…
“Late last year we signed a landmark deal with Flutter Entertainment brands Paddy Power and Betfair. Now we are delighted to be working with another Flutter Entertainment brand in FanDuel in the fast-growing United States market.”
For his part and Jesse Chemtob, Casino General Manager for New York-based FanDuel Group, proclaimed that his firm is ‘really excited’ to be bringing live-dealer online casino games from Evolution Gaming Group AB to its players in the states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Chemtob’s statement read…
“We see live casino as a key driver for continued online casino market growth in the United States and FanDuel Group will now have access to Evolution Gaming Group AB’s entire live casino portfolio.”