September 1, 2022 3 min read


Playson Enters iGaming Market in Ontario, Expands Global Presence

The fast-growing digital entertainment supplier, Playson, announced its entry into the regulated gambling market in Ontario, Canada.

AGCO Awards Playson Online Gaming License

The announcement came Thursday and expands the international reach of the leading iGaming industry supplier. The entry of the operator into the most-populous province in Canada comes after Playson was awarded an online gaming license by the gambling regulator in the province, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO).

The license was granted after several months of persistent efforts, so it’s a great feeling to have finally obtained this milestone license.

Andrei Andronic, general counsel at Playson

Andrei Andronic, Playson’s general counsel, revealed that the recent license approval comes after persistent efforts by the company’s dedicated team of professionals. He acknowledged that the entry into Ontario marks a milestone for the company. In conclusion, Andronic said: “One which represents a significant step forward for the company, as Playson embarks on a new journey and enters the burgeoning North American market, we can’t wait to get started.”

The Entry into Ontario Marks a Thrilling Moment for the Company

Tamas Kusztos, Playson’s chief commercial officer, added that the company is thrilled to enter the iGaming market in Ontario. According to him, the entry complements the company’s ambitious expansion plans to grow outside of the market in Europe. What’s more, Kusztos acknowledged that Playson’s experience within regulated gambling markets around the globe helped the company during the complex licensing process. In conclusion, Kusztos said: “With a solid company foundation and team full of passionate individuals, we have the ability to enter newly regulated jurisdictions across the globe.”

We’re thrilled to have entered the iGaming market in Ontario, allowing us to meet our elevated growth plans and expand outside of Europe.

Tamas Kusztos, chief commercial officer at Playson

Overall, Playson is currently operating in more than 20 regulated markets globally. The developer’s latest entry in Ontario reaffirms its products appeal to a global audience and helps the company expand its reach to North America. Its portfolio of content is already well received by customers in Europe, Africa, as well as Latin America.

Playson Can Offer Unique Functionalities for Ontario Operators

By receiving its license in Ontario, Playson can now launch its services and introduce its portfolio of content for operators in the province. The entry in Ontario means that slots fans will soon be able to enjoy leading online titles from the game developer such as Legend of Cleopatra Megaways, Buffalo Power: Hold and Win, as well as Royal Coins: Hold and Win.

Additionally, the entry in Ontario will enable operators in the province to integrate Playson’s unique promotional offering and Cash Blast feature that offers random cash prizes. All those solutions will create unique experiences which in turn help with player acquisition and retention.


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