Our History

Nektan was founded to take advantage of the explosion in mobile gaming opportunities. Our history is that of continuous growth alongside the evolution of a dynamic global online gaming industry.

Timeline

October 2018

Landmark partnership win with BetVictor, one of Europe’s leading gaming companies, to integrate Nektan’s B2B global casino platform into a selection of the Operators key casino brands

October 2018

Nektan delivers record NGR and Cash Wagering figures in Q1 FY19. NGR up 12.6% versus previous quarter and 64.6% versus previous year. Cash Wagering up 9.4% from previous quarter and 40.7% from previous year.

October 2018

Lucy Buckley is appointed as Nektan’s CEO

September 2018

Nektan celebrates a 47% rise in gaming revenues of The Sun Play, a News UK online casino brand

July 2018

Nektan delivers record quarter and full year growth - Q4 FY18 and FY18. NGR up by 10.9% compared to previous quarter, with a full year increase of 48.1%. FTDs grew to 43,289, with a full increase of 20.4%. Cash wagering was up by 14.3% to £162.9m with a full year increase of 43.4%.

June 2018

Nektan partners with Tyche Digital to support the launch of cryptocurrency online casino operators

May 2018

Nektan announces partnership with Metric Gaming to provide sports betting content in the US

April 2018

Nektan deliver strong growth in Q3 FY18. NGR of £5.1m, up by 8.2% from the previous quarter and by 44.8% from the previous year. Cash wagering up by 11.5% from the previous quarter and by 43.8% versus the previous year.

March 2018

Nektan launches into Asia with E-Lite, its content distribution platform through Tyche partnership

March 2018

Nektan announces strong growth – interim results for the six months ended 31 Dec 2017. Revenue up 54% versus six months ended 31 December 2016 and 17% versus six months ended 30 June 2017.

February 2018

Nektan launches 100th online casino site operating on Nektan’s white label platform – Evolve

January 2018

Nektan delivers strong growth for Q2 FY18. NGR up 41.6% from the previous year. FTDs up 4.8% from the previous year. Cash wagering up from 19.8% from the previous year.

November 2017

Nektan signs deal with Spin Games LLC of North America, becoming the first supplier in Europe to offer Spin Games licensed content including the highly anticipated Konami video slots

November 2017

Vegas Baby becomes the first site to launch with Nektan’s front end entirely functional in German, boosting its German market casino offering

October 2017

Nektan delivers strong growth for Q1 FY18. NGR was up by 88.4% from the previous quarter. FTDs up by 186% from the previous year. 5 new casino sites launched with a total of 83 brands powered by Nektan. 42 new games launched on Evolve bringing the total to over 350.

October 2017

Nektan signs its first global platform deal for E-Lite with Malta based gaming company Tyche Digital Malta Limited ("Tyche")

August 2017

Nektan takes its first real-money wager in the US following the launch of its Evolve platform serving in-venue mobile games solutions

April 2017

Nektan delivers strong growth for Q3 FY17. NGR up 63% from the previous year. FTDs up 147% from the previous year. Cash wagering up from 77% from the previous year.

December 2016

Nektan raises £2.275 million in funding from new and existing shareholders

December 2016

Nektan delivers strong growth for the year ended 30 June 2016. NGR up 295% from the previous year. FTDs up 115% from the previous year. Cash Wagering up from 328% from the previous year.

August 2016

Nektan enters into an asset transfer and simultaneous licensing agreement with Buckingham HMB Ltd ("Buckingham") for three of its wholly-owned gaming brands: Chomp Casino, Spin Princess and Sapphire Rooms

June 2016

Respin JV receives approval from the designated independent test lab for release of its "Rapid Games" product, a Class II Mobile in-venue gaming solution

May 2015

Nektan goes live with the management of the entire slots site operation and player gaming experience of The Sun Play, a News UK brand

November 2014

Nektan signs a joint venture agreement with Spin Games LLC to deliver in-venue mobile technology to U.S. land-based casinos under the name Respin JV

November 2014

Nektan becomes an AIM listed company of the London Stock Exchange

June 2014

Nektan successfully receives approval for both a software and a gaming license for the UK market from the UK Gambling Commission

May 2014

First white label partner goes live

April 2014

The company launches under the brand name Nektan – as a fully functional mobile gaming platform with the industry’s most up-to-date technology

July 2013

Nektan acquires Mfuse Limited, a mobile technology and services business