CROATIAN LOTTERY SELECTS INTRALOT TO LAUNCH INTERNET CASINO
Following an international tender process, INTRALOT has been selected by Hrvatska Lutrija d.o.o, the Croatian State Lottery, as its strategic partner for the lottery’s new iCasino Project. The Croatian Lottery and INTRALOT will jointly manage the interactive casino business on a shared-profit basis for a period of four (4) years.
INTRALOT, through its subsidiary INTRALOT Interactive and its gaming associate Microgaming, will invest in the hardware and software necessary to provide a broad portfolio of Croatian Lottery’s casino games through the Internet. In particular, the iCasino project games’ portfolio includes an extensive assortment of table games, slots games, poker and multiplayer bingo, all of which will be integrated into the Croatian Lottery’s existing multichannel gaming platform, based on INTRALOT’s B-OnTM technology.
The Managing Director of the Hrvatska Lutrija d.o.o, Ms. Vesna Bakran, stated: “iCasino is a major strategic project for the current and future interactive operations of Hrvatska Lutrija. For this reason, the selection of Croatian Lottery’s business partner has followed a well prepared and accomplished process, which has attracted the vanguard of industry vendors. The selection of INTRALOT has been the result of a detailed and thorough evaluation plan, based of five (5) main evaluation groups with thirty-eight (38) specific criteria”.
Mr. Constantinos Antonopoulos, INTRALOT Group CEO, added: “We are very satisfied to be selected by the Croatian Lottery as their strategic partner for the iCasino project. This new project rewards our long-lasting commitment towards the Croatian Lottery. We are ready to work hard in order to provide exciting iGaming experiences to the Croatian players.”
INTRALOT, a public listed company, is the leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing systems, innovative game content, sports betting management and interactive gaming services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. Its broad portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting, Racing & Video Lottery operations and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a competitive advantage which contributes directly to customers’ efficiency, profitability and growth. With presence in more than 53 countries, with approximately 5.500 people and revenues of €1.2 billion for 2011, INTRALOT has established its presence on all 5 continents.