June 20, 2024 3 min read


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MGM Resorts and Playtech to Introduce Live Casino Content

The two leading companies joined forces to deliver live casino content streamed directly from two of MGM's iconic Las Vegas casinos

MGM Resorts International, the global entertainment and gaming company, confirmed a groundbreaking deal by teaming up with the LSE-listed technology provider for the global gambling industry, Playtech. Announced today, the new activation sees the two leading companies team up to deliver engaging and unique live casino content to online gambling operators across the globe.

The new strategic agreement will deliver live casino content streamed directly from two of MGM Resorts’ iconic properties on the Las Vegas Strip. The content will be branded with “MGM Live” and will feature live casino games streamed from Bellagio Resort & Casino and MGM Grand.

The unique and engaging content will be available for operators in markets outside of the United States. Thanks to the landmark partnership, customers on the other side of the globe will be able to experience the thrill and excitement of the atmosphere of Las Vegas, the gambling capital of the world.

The games that will be streamed include baccarat, as well as single and double-zero roulette. The unique content undoubtedly will help iGaming operators across the globe deliver unrivaled entertainment to their customers.

The Two Companies Are Dedicated to Delivering Unrivaled Experiences

Mor Weizer, Playtech’s CEO, revealed that the company is delighted to join forces with MGM Resorts for this important agreement. “This alliance combines the strength of MGM Resorts’ global prestige with Playtech’s extensive international market knowledge and innovative games,” he revealed.

Weizer added that it will be exciting for Playtech to play an important role in delivering unique live casino content to customers in regulated gambling markets across the globe. He said that MGM Resorts and Playtech share a vision for delivering exceptional experiences and safe gambling entertainment.

The launch of this new and exciting live casino offering, in partnership with Playtech and directly from Bellagio and MGM Grand in Las Vegas, furthers our strategic vision to be the world’s premier gaming entertainment company.

Bill Hornbuckle, CEO and president of MGM Resorts

Bill Hornbuckle, MGM’s CEO and president, spoke about the importance of the new agreement with Playtech. He acknowledged that the deal would bring exciting content directly from MGM Grand and Bellagio in Las Vegas.

Hornbuckle said that this agreement complements MGM’s plans to become a premier entertainment and gaming operator on a global scale. “This collaboration amplifies our commitment to providing unparalleled experiences and expands our global reach to our customers,” he added.

Finally, Hornbuckle said the company expects the streamed content to deliver unrivaled experiences within the gambling sector.

In addition to baccarat and roulette, the two companies hinted at the possibility of expanding further their collaboration in the near future. This would likely include the addition of other popular games such as trivia shows, TV game shows and other branded content.


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