CryptoLogic Limited

CryptoLogic Limited

February 08, 2012 02:00 ET

CryptoLogic Signs Licensing Deal With the Societe du jeu virtuel du Quebec, a Division of Loto-Quebec Selects CryptoLogic's Top-Performing Games

DUBLIN, IRELAND--(Marketwire - Feb. 8, 2012) - CryptoLogic Limited (TSX:CRY)(TSX:CXY)(NASDAQ:CRYP)(LSE:CRP), a developer of branded online betting games and Internet casino software, announces that it has signed a multi-year licensing agreement to provide a portfolio of CryptoLogic's games to the Société du jeu virtuel du Québec (SJVQ), the online gaming division of the provincial state lottery corporation Loto-Québec, known as Espacejeux.

Under the terms of the agreement CryptoLogic has granted Espacejeux ( the licensing rights to a minimum of 14 of CryptoLogic's top performing games. The games will be rolled out over the next year with the first game already live on the website. The games will be distributed through the OpenBet fixed-odds games platform.

Ian Price, Group Head of Business Development at CryptoLogic, said: "We are delighted to welcome Espacejeux as the latest customer of CryptoLogic, underscoring both our content's quality and global reach. Working with governmental organisations such as Loto-Québec underpins CryptoLogic's reputation for delivering innovative but also responsible gaming solutions."

Espacejeux opened its online gaming platform in 2010. It combines entertainment with a high level of performance and the enjoyment of gaming, all of which dovetails with Loto-Québec's vision of becoming a worldwide leader in the responsible marketing of games of chance.

François Poulin, General Manager for Espacejeux, commented: "We remain at the forefront of the gaming industry by banking on our integrity, dynamism and innovation. We are committed to delivering on our mission to manage legal and responsible online gaming and working with CryptoLogic will enable us to provide a more diverse array of games for Quebecers, and enhance their online experience."

About CryptoLogic® (

Focused on integrity and innovation, CryptoLogic Limited is a leading developer and supplier of Internet gaming software. With more than 300 games, CryptoLogic has one of the most comprehensive casino suites on the Internet, with award-winning games featuring some of the world's most famous action and entertainment characters. The Company's licensees include many top Internet gaming brands. CryptoLogic's leadership in regulatory compliance makes it one of the few companies with gaming software certified to strict standards similar to land-based gaming. The CryptoLogic Group licenses gaming software and services to blue-chip customers that offer their games to non-U.S. based players around the world.


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Contact Information

  • CryptoLogic Limited
    Ian Price
    Group Head of Business Development
    +44 (0) 7769144797

    Luther Pendragon
    Neil Thapar
    +44 (0) 207 618 9100

    Luther Pendragon
    Alexis Gore
    +44 (0) 207 618 9100