GIBRALTAR, February 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
888, one of the world's most popular online gaming entertainment and solution providers, announced today that it has launched Live Casino on http://www.888casino.es in Spain.
888 becomes the first operator to launch the regulated Live Casino game, provided by Evolution Gaming, in the Spanish market. The product, which is streamed from a land based casino in Spain, is fully integrated into 888's proprietary gaming platform and back office, and will be offered to Spanish players alongside 888's popular casino and poker games.
888 holds an over 20% share of the Spanish regulated casino and poker market, with Live Casino expected to further strengthen its position.
Itai Frieberger, Chief Operating Officer of 888, commented:
"We are delighted to be the first online operator in Spain to offer a Live Casino experience. 888 has received a tremendous vote of confidence from the Spanish players, and the Live Casino product will allow us to further enhance the gaming experience we offer our customers."
Jens Von Bahr, Evolution CEO, has commented: "888 and Evolution once again prove the strength of their partnership. 888 and Evolution were first to be certified with a Live offering for Italy and now history repeats itself in Spain. I'm very excited about the 888 launch of our live offering in the Spanish market. As 888 is the biggest B2C operator in Spain on casino and have a great track record in executing our offering I expect great results."