|CryptoLogic, a prominent software developer in the online casino market, has announced an exclusive three-year licensing agreement to provide both poker and casino software for Holland Casino - the Dutch government licensed casino operator in the Netherlands.|
The new site, run by Holland Casino on behalf of the Dutch government, is expected to debut in June 2007, and will be only be accessible to residents of the Netherlands.
“At CryptoLogic, we're focused on strengthening our competitive advantage in Europe, and our new relationship with Holland Casino achieves this - in spades,” said Lewis Rose, CryptoLogic's President and CEO, who was in Amsterdam for the signing.
Holland Casino operates 14 land-based casinos across the Netherlands, including those at several upmarket tourist resorts and the new deal marks its first foray into the online gaming world.
“We're excited to develop and launch our online gaming site, which includes a comprehensive responsible gaming program, with a respected provider who can deliver a unique experience to our customers,” said Ron Goudsmit, Holland Casino's Vice-President Business Development.