TORONTO — CryptoLogic Inc. (NASDAQ:CRYP; TSX:CRY) today announced that littlewoodscasino.com, powered by CryptoLogic software, is now live in the strictly regulated Internet gaming jurisdiction of the Isle of Man. Operated by Littlewoods Leisure, one of the U.K.’s most established and best-known gaming brands, littlewoodscasino.com was granted one of the first interactive gaming licences issued by the Isle of Man authorities. The certification of CryptoLogic’s software by the Isle of Man government is a prime example of the Company’s commitment to leadership in regulated Internet gaming worldwide.
“The future of Internet gaming lies in trusted brand names like Littlewoods operating in highly regulated jurisdictions,” said Lewis Rose, CryptoLogic’s Interim President and CEO. “Having both our gaming and e-cash software certified to the strict Isle of Man regulations was a major milestone, and we expect to see continued growth in the U.K. and European markets as more and more customers recognize the benefits of operating in a Tier-one regulated environment.”
CryptoLogic has always advocated that fair and responsible gaming is the best solution for players, customers and governments. Choosing CryptoLogic software allows Littlewoods to offer a fully customized, customer-oriented Internet casino in compliance with the Isle of Man’s licensing regulations.
Littlewoodscasino.com offers 16 single and multi-player casino games, and incorporates extensive consumer safeguards including player identification; physical address verification; deposit, withdrawal and bet limits for fraud control, anti-money laundering and responsible gaming; an account lock feature; online player game and e-cash logs; and geographic restrictions. Littlewoodscasino.com will not accept bets from U.S. players.
CryptoLogic Announces the Launch of Ritz Club London
TORONTO — CryptoLogic Inc. (NASDAQ:CRYP; TSX:CRY) announced today that The Ritz Club London Online (www.theritzclublondon.com) is now live and open for business using CryptoLogic’s leading e-gaming technology.
Grown out of one of the finest gaming brands in the world, The Ritz Club London Online will focus on meeting the needs of its exclusive high-value membership while at the same time enabling a full spectrum of players to experience the superior standard of customer care for which The Ritz Club London is known.
“We are very proud to have been entrusted by The Ritz Club London to bring its heritage of security and sophistication to the Internet,” said Lewis Rose, CryptoLogic’s Interim President and CEO. “Focusing on both existing high value members and new players, this association fits perfectly with our strategy of expansion in the rapidly-growing European and international markets.”
Located in London’s historic Ritz Hotel, The Ritz Club London is a venue that evokes the great Edwardian gilded Judi Slot casinos of Europe. The Ritz Club London Online casino carries the same cachet, and a highly customized slate of 26 casino games includes multi-player Blackjack, American Roulette, European Roulette, Baccarat, Casino Stud Poker and Let-It-Ride Poker.
“After a meticulous evaluation of potential suppliers, CryptoLogic was our first and only choice to bring to the Internet the high standards and operating procedures that set The Ritz Club London apart,” said Kelly Moulton, CEO of The Ritz Club London Online. “The Ritz Club London is synonymous with quality and trust, and CryptoLogic has carried this tradition of excellence and the highest level of customer service to our Internet Casino.”