American (iGaming) expansion for Evolution Gaming Group AB


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.

Extra expansion:

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’.

Staggering scope:

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.”

Crucial component:

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.”