The Jockey Club signs a five-year multi-product arrangement with Playtech

The Jockey Club signs a five-year multi-product arrangement with Playtech

The Jockey Club has signed a five-year deal with Playtech to “transfer the strength of our historic brands into the igaming sector.” 

Jockey Club – Playtech Pact

The relationship will see the gaming technology company create a variety of cross-product content based on the firm’s famed races and racecourses.

Playtech will have the rights to develop a variety of content across a variety of verticals, including casino, live casino, poker, virtual sports, and bingo, under the conditions of the agreement.

The first piece of content is slated to appear in time for this year’s Cheltenham Festival, and will comprise a random number generator casino game that will join Playtech’s Sporting Legends suite.

The Jockey Club, founded in 1750, owns and runs 15 racecourses around the United States, as well as The National Stud, Jockey Club Estates, Jockey Club Catering, Jockey Club Live, and Jockey Club Catering Club Services.

Quotes from the Press Release

“At Playtech, our commitment to creating the most engaging branded content is possible,” James Frendo, Playtech’s casino director, said of the company’s latest collaboration.

“By cooperating with a famous athletic institution such as The Jockey Club, we are able to develop a comprehensive portfolio of great and engaging cross-product content. Partnering with globally recognized brands is a critical component of our branded content strategy as we strive to provide our clients with a distinctive and engaging responsible gaming experience.”

“We are happy to work with Playtech, whose industry-leading software and expertise will assist us in translating the success of our historic brands into the igaming sector for the first time,” stated Charlie Boss, the chief commercial officer of The Jockey Club. Playtech likewise shares our commitment to incorporating safer gambling into their products.”

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