Playtech, a gaming content and software, systems and services supplier, has signed a partnership agreement with Fortuna CZ, the operator of the Czech Republic’s first licensed online casino.
According to the partnership agreement, Fortuna, an online casino, will be able to use Playtech, a new multipurpose platform, which combines online casinos and sports betting. Moreover, in the near future, online casino players will have access to Playtech’s line of Video slots.
“We are pleased to cooperate with the first licensed online casino in the Czech Republic. We are confident that the multi-functional platform and games from Playtech will ensure Fortuna CZ’s success, “- Shimon Akad, Playtech chief operating officer, commented on the transaction.
In turn, David Vanek, General Manager of Fortuna CZ, noted that the partnership with Playtech allowed his company to purchase a wide range of effective tools and upscale products.
The new gambling legislation of the Czech Republicentered into force on January 1, 2017. According to the law, foreign gambling operators have to obtain a license from the local Czech State Supervision of Gambling and Lotteries Department to provide their services to players from the Czech Republic.