Playtech plc is a leading gambling software development company. It is listed on the London Stock Exchange and licenses many successful online casino operators. Playtech software is widely used in online casinos, online poker rooms, online sports betting, online bingo games, scratch games and mobile gaming for its superior quality and user-friendliness.
Playtech software offers a wide range of games, including Casino, Poker, Live Games, Sports Betting, Social Gaming, Mobile, Lottery, Bingo, Server-supported Terminals, plus Fixed Odds and Casual Games. Their live dealer product is considered the best in the business, and they are the only software developer that offers a progressive baccarat jackpot. A popular drawcard to Playtech casinos are the exciting range of video slots, in particular the very popular Marvel themed slots such as Iron Man, Elektra, X-men, Avengers etc with multi-tiered progressive jackpots. Playtech software can be downloaded or accessed instantly in-browser, and seamlessly integrates across all platforms.
Playtech was established in 1999 in Tartu Estonia. They went straight to work on defining their products and market, and signed their first licensee in 2001. More and more products were added to their offering, including Bingo Network, Live Casino, iPoker network, Videobet, Mobile Casino, and land-based products.
In 2006, Playtech was listed on the London Stock Exchange and officially became a public company. That year also saw the opening of their Bulgarian offices. Playtech went on to launch its sports betting product and expand its market base into the likes of Spain, Estonia, Serbia and Italy
2010 was the year of multiple acquisitions and integrations that set Playtech on the path to becoming the leading multi-channel gaming solutions provider. These acquisitions include games aggregator, GTS; UK Bingo provider, Virtue Fusion; Gambling games creator, Ash Gaming; Leading mobile enabler, Mobenga; Marketing Specialists, PTTS; and Management system provider, Intelligence Gaming.
By 2012, Playtech was listed on London’s Main Market and they had acquired Geneity – the leading sports betting provider in the UK. The following year they further complimented their poker offering with the bolt-on acquisition of PokerStrategy.
Today, Playtech is considered to be the world’s leading supplier of online gaming software, due to its innovative thinking and unique cross platform solution that provides players with high quality games across all platforms via a single login.