Interactive Gaming Holdings Plc

April 03, 2006 02:04 ET

Interactive Gaming Holdings Plc: Agreement with Dynasty Gaming to Provide Mahjong on Premier Bet Website

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(CCNMatthews - April 3, 2006) - Interactive Gaming Holdings Plc (AIM:IGH), the online sports betting and gaming operator, announces that it has entered into an agreement with Dynasty Gaming Inc. to install their worldwide acknowledged Mahjong Mania gaming software on the recently re-branded Premier Bet website.

Dynasty Gaming Inc is a global online gaming sector leader with a first-to-market version of an aggregate play, cash-wager version of online Mahjong, the most widely played game in the world.

Adriaan Brink, President of Dynasty subsidiary Mahjong Systems Limited, said: "We are pleased to have entered into an agreement with Interactive Gaming Holdings, particularly in light of the substantial Asian client base within their Premier Bet operation. We are confident this will result in a win for their customers as well as for our company."

Commenting on the launch, Thomas Taule, Chairman and Chief Executive of Interactive Gaming Holdings, said: "We believe it is important to continually add quality gaming products to our mix of products. We are confident that demand exists within our client base for an online version of Mahjong. It is our intention to have the game integrated and ready to go live within the next month."

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Interactive Gaming Holdings plc is a leading online sports betting and casino operator listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange.

IGH provides its customers with a complete gaming experience offering seamless integration between traditional sports betting and its casino products.

The Group's strategy is to enhance organic growth by focusing on selective value-enhancing acquisitions within the online sports betting and gaming sectors. In addition to IGH's existing customer base, the Company is actively pursuing, under revenue share agreements, white-label opportunities with significant brand names.

To date, IGH has made two acquisitions, namely Heathorns, the world's oldest established bookmakers in March 2005, and Premier Bet, a fixed odds bookmaker based in London, in August 2005.

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