MONTREAL, July 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Amaya Gaming Group Inc. (TSX.V: AYA), an entertainment solutions provider for the regulated gaming industry,
is pleased to announce a three year licensing agreement with Circus Services SPRL of Belgium, a wholly owned subsidiary of Circus Group. The agreement calls for Amaya to supply its proprietary and branded
games on the Amaya platform to Circus Group's online gaming brand in
Circus Group was established in 1992 and is considered the premier
gaming group in Belgium because they are the only company licensed to
operate both gambling halls and casinos in Belgium. Current operations
include 17 venues, 15 gambling halls and two land based casinos, Casino
de Spa and Casino de Namur, with over 500 employees and 1,000
machines. Through their gaming license the Circus Group operate three
online websites and their casino offering can be viewed at www.casino777.be
Casino777.be was launched late 2011; one of Belgium's first regulated
online gaming sites under the new legislation and has quickly become
the country's premium online gaming destinations. Casino777 is a legal
website in conformity with the regulations concerning Belgian casinos
and under the authority of the Belgian Gambling Commission.
"We are delighted to add Amaya Gaming online games to our portfolio of
casino games offered to our customers through the casino777.be platform
as this will give our customers a better choice and experience," said
Emmanuel Mewissen, CEO at Circus Group.
"This is a very significant signing for us," said David Baazov,
President and Chief Executive Officer of Amaya Gaming Group. "More
evidence of the convergence between traditional and online gaming
taking place globally and we are delighted to have been selected by
Circus Group as a partner to help grow their online offering. For Amaya
we establish a great new relationship and market in Belgium with a
respected operator to grow our business online and potentially
About Amaya Gaming Group
Founded in 2004, Amaya Gaming Group Inc. is a technology based gaming
provider for the regulated gaming industry. An expansive global
organization, present in North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa
and Asia, Amaya is an innovator in the gaming world.
Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Amaya provides a host of services and
solutions that range from: online and mobile gaming casino games and
platforms, traditional and mobile lotteries, networked electronic
gaming systems, hospitality in-room entertainment systems, management
systems, content suites, advisory and management services, and
integrity monitoring and auditing systems for the regulated gaming
markets. For more information please visit www.amayagaming.com or www.amayaonline.com.
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SOURCE: AMAYA GAMING GROUP INC.
For further information:
Mr. David Baazov
President and Chief Executive Officer
Amaya Gaming Group Inc.
North America: 1-866-744-3122
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416-815-0700 ext. 261