Playtech Wins Contract with Polish National Lottery Provider
Playtech will supply Totalizator Sportowy with its online casino platform, game portfolio and related services
For daily updates, subscribe to our newsletter by clicking here.Playtech was founded in 1999 by Israeli-born businessman Teddy Sagi, owner of mobile ad tech company Glispa Global Group and London's Camden Market. Playtech is the world's largest provider of online gambling services and employs more than 5,000 people in 17 countries. The company reported revenues of €421.6 million (around $497.5 million) for the first half of 2017.
In 2017, Poland instituted a new online gambling regime, in line with other European countries, making online gambling games like Casino, Poker and Bingo legal—as long as they are offered by Totalizator Sportowy. The state-owned company does not have such platforms of its own, and therefore set up a tender.Playtech did not give a timeframe for the launch of its services in Poland.