NEKTAN SECURES B2B CONTENT DISTRIBUTION AGREEMENT WITH SPORTSBOOK PLATFORM PROVIDER FSB
Nektan plc’s (AIM: NKTN)the fast-growing international gaming technology platform and services provider, has increased its growing network of commercial partnerships, securing a deal with award-winning sportsbook and omni-channel betting platform, FSB to significantly enhance its global games offering. The deal will see Nektan aggregate its premium casino content to FSB’s growing operator network via E-Lite, Nektan’s content distribution platform.
This partnership demonstrates the increasing demand for Nektan’s E-Lite platform and the continuous development of its B2B division, with quarterly revenues increasing 322% YoY, as shown in the recently announced Q3 FY19 trading announcement.
In addition to Europe, the deal will primarily serve FSB’s African operator partners to deliverslots and table games of varying degrees of complexity, throughout the African player base. The integration will support African currencies, along with all mobile operating systems, mobile devices and web browsers used across the continent.
As part of the agreement, FSB’s growing list of global partners, operating across territories including Africa and Europe, will now have direct access to more than 830 HTML5-developed slots and table games from the industry’s leading providers, available across all desktop and mobile devices.
Jane Ryan, Chief Operating Officer of B2B at Nektan, said:
“We’re thrilled to be delivering our B2B platform to FSB and its state-of-the-art sportsbook platform. This partnership will enable us to further expand our international reach with a growing portfolio, that is packed full of premium content from the industry’s best-of-breed game studios.
“Our continued focus on enhancing the breadth of content we can deliver sets us apart from our competition and puts us in a very strong position. We look forward to announcing more commercial contracts throughout the coming months.”
Richard Thorp, Business Development Director at FSB, said:
“We’re delighted to be integrating Nektan’s E-Lite platform, in what is a very exciting deal for us.
“Our award-winning sports betting platform is highly-regarded and renowned as being flexible, scalable and efficient. This deal will no-doubt help our operator partners in regions including Africa and Europe to instantly enhance their casino offering.”
Nektan is a fast growing, international gaming technology and services provider, specialising in mobile casino. It licenses its proprietary technology to leading operators including BetVictor and provides end-to-end technology and white label casino services for leading brands including News International’s, The Sun Play.
Nektan’s full end-to-end technology platform, Evolve, enables the management of the full customer experience and back-office operations, allowing partners to focus on marketing the product to their consumers.
The E-Lite platform is Nektan’s B2B gaming content aggregator and bonusing platform that delivers a wide range of premium content from the world’s leading game studios. It is an easily-integrated add on module for operators, giving them an array of options and flexibility on how they manage and distribute a breadth of premium gaming content across their networks.
Nektan’s US operating subsidiary, Respin, provides US land-based casinos with an in-venue mobile gaming solution. It allows operators to add mobile technology and content to their existing offerings, with products accessible to players across both cabinets and mobile devices inside casinos.
Headquartered in Gibraltar, Nektan is regulated by the Gibraltar Licensing Authority, the UK Gambling Commission and the Information Commissioners Office. As a socially responsible license holder,Nektan endeavours to deliver a safe, secure and robust player gaming experience.
Nektan plc was admitted to the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange in November 2014.
For more information on Nektan, head over to www.nektan.com.
London-based FSB (www.fsbtech.com) has created the industry’s most scalable, flexible, and efficient sports betting and gaming platform. Utilised by operators on four continents, the modern technology is designed for the demands of live betting and a fragmented regulatory landscape, providing light physical deployments worldwide backed by centralised control systems. Available as a fully-managed service or an enterprise solution, the system allows partners to use FSB’s software platform to run their own business the way they want. The platform is integrated with the industry’s best casino games suppliers. FSB provides brands with everything needed to run a responsible sports betting and gaming business, complete with full reporting, social responsibility tools, bonusing tools, segmentation, payments and data analytics.