NOVOMATIC Group, one of the largest international game technology producers and operators, has acquired a majority of shares in HBG Group, one of the leading concessionaries and technology providers in the Italian game market. The acquisition makes NOVOMATIC one of the biggest concessions in Italy, one of the most important gaming markets in Europe.
Novomatic AG Group employs about 21,900 people worldwide and is located in about 50 countries. The company exports advanced electronic game equipment and solutions to about 100 countries around the world. As a leading European gaming technology company, the group is now continuing its international expansion with one of the largest deals in corporate history. The deal was also approved by the Italian Autonomous State Exclusive Authority (AAMS) to demonstrate the trust of the relevant competent authorities. 카지노사이트
The group has been operating in the Italian market for more than 15 years. In terms of revenue, Italy is one of the world’s largest gaming markets and has strengthened its position as a leading technology provider in the video lottery terminal (VLT) market segment. The group currently operates 212,000 game terminals and video lottery terminals (VLTs) in approximately 2,000 game operations.
Since its inception in Italy in 2007, NOVATIC’s innovative products and services have enjoyed the exclusive trust of licensed business customers. The acquisition represents a further development in NOVATIC’s strategy to expand its product and service reach to Italian customers through the acquisition of HBG Gaming, one of the leading Italian market players.
HBG Gaming is an active concessionaire and online game, sports betting and bingo operator for VLT and AWP (Amnesty with Prize). HBG Gaming operates over 20,000 AWP machines, approximately 4,800 VLT machines, 18 bingo halls, 52 betting shops and online betting portal QuiGioCo with approximately 700 employees. Therefore, NOVOMATIC Group’s portfolio has been expanded to give representatives satisfaction with recent deals.