IGT teams up with Groupe Circus to bring online games to Belgium

24 January 2013
LONDON -- (PRESS RELEASE) -- IGT - International Game Technology, the global leader in driving technology innovations in the gaming industry, today announced that it will supply its entire portfolio of online games to Groupe Circus. This agreement will see the Belgian land-based casino group significantly advance the online offering of its internationally renowned Casino de Spa brand.

Groupe Circus, Belgium’s premier gaming company, runs licensed wagering venues across the country, including the prestigious Casino de Namur, as well as Casino de Spa.

Established in 1763, Casino de Spa offers roulette, blackjack, poker and other table games to its visitors in Spa, Belgium, and operates the country’s largest wagering website, Casino777.be.

Via a single integration with IGT rgs® (remote game server), Casino777.be will receive titles including branded hits Star Trek: Against All Odds, Monopoly Plus and Elvis - A Little More Action, as well as IGT classics Da Vinci Diamonds, Pixies of the Forest and Wolf Run.

IGT’s presence now extends across the regulated online casino markets, with partnerships in place with operators in the U.K., Italy, Denmark and Canada, as well as Belgium.

“This agreement strengthens our position as the partner of choice for regulated markets,” said Robert Melendres, executive vice president of emerging businesses at IGT. “We are delighted to have signed this online agreement with such an esteemed land-based operator as Groupe Circus.”

“IGT’s unbeatable experience and expertise makes them a perfect partner for us,” said Jean-Christophe Choffray, Groupe Circus online general manager. ”The strength of their content will help us significantly boost our online performance and enhance the player experience at Casino777.be.”