Did You Hear That Norway’s State Lottery Teams Up with IGT to Add NetEnt Games? One of the growing trends in the online gaming industry all across the nation and around the globe are working partnerships between regulatory bodies of government and online gaming development companies to expand real money gambling options online.
NetEnt has grown into one of the biggest digital entertainment companies in the world. In a recent press release on its website www.netent.com, the company addressed it latest business endeavor involving Norway’s state lottery and International Game Technology, which is known as IGT and based out of London.
Following an extended nine-month integration process, a selection of NetEnt games has now gone live with Norsk Tipping, which is the state lottery in the country of Norway. IGT played a key role in the integration process to get things up and running earlier in September. The formal agreement between NetEnt and International Game Technology to supply Norsk Tipping with a cross selection of its award-winning online casino games was first put in place last December.
With the completion of the integration process, the scope and range of NetEnt’s portfolio of games that are highly popular on a global basis is now available to online gamblers in Norway through Norsk Tipping. The games are available to players through the IGT Connect integration layer that has been provided to the lottery system. The release makes note of the fact that Norsk Tipping is a member of the World Lottery Association or WLA.
This association represents state-authorized lotteries all around the world. Therese Hillman is the Group CEO of NetEnt and in a direct quote included in the company’s press release she stated, “We are very excited to deliver our games to Norsk Tipping. With Norsk Tipping’s strong brand name in Norway, they will be important for us as we continue our expansion within the strategic WLA segment.”
Some of the information contained in the release is part of the company’s obligation to the general public in terms of remaining compliant with the EU market Abuse Regulation. The WLA was organized and continues to operate with a high level of transparency when it comes to its real money gambling activities. This is part of the reason it has become so attractive for countries looking to add or expand the operations of its state lottery system.
Added information on NetEnt games points out that the company is currently recognized as an industry leader for its ability to provide premium gaming solutions to some of the most successful online casino operators throughout the global gaming community. NetEnt was founded in 1996 and it has also gained the reputation of being a true pioneer in an industry that has grown rapidly over the past two decades.
The company’s mission has always been to drive the online gaming market with thrilling games powered by a cutting-edge technological platform. It remains committed to helping its customers stay ahead of the competition through the products it develops. It is proud to add that it has worked hard to make these NetEnt games available through strategic alliances such as the one with Norsk Tipping in conjunction with IGT.