London, United Kingdom, Monday, 9 January 2018 – Fantasy Sports Interactive Ltd. (FSI) are delighted to officially announce their partnership with Cashpoint Malta Ltd. (Cashpoint).
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(FSI) has signed a contract with Cashpoint Malta Ltd. (Cashpoint), part of Gauselmann Group, for the provision of Fantasy Sports and Daily Fantasy Sports services to the brands managed by Cashpoint in Germany and Austria (including ‘Cashpoint’ and ‘XTiP’). The unique product mix to be offered by Cashpoint, will expand on typical Fantasy Sports offerings to bridge the popular skill game with traditional sportsbook, thus creating a game appealing to both categories of players. The product will feature sophisticated cross-selling elements and is able to introduce a new category of players to existing Cashpoint products. The service is scheduled to launch on Q1/18.
Fantasy Sports Interactive is a leading software provider for Fantasy Sports solutions. The company focuses in the provision of fully customisable services to gaming operators, with a product portfolio that can adapt to regulatory requirements in any jurisdiction. FSI has great experience in the gaming industry as it was the first to introduce a ‘Fantasy Sportsbook’ in Europe in 2015 through Bet4theBest Ltd., FSI’s own proof of concept. Bet4theBest’s operation, licensed by the UK Gambling Commission and the Malta Gaming Authority, has offered the team great insight and market intelligence that was used to continuously improve the service and recognise ways to better promote it. Conveying such experience to FSI’s customers adds value to the service and ensures a successful product launch by them.
Cashpoint is the sports betting arm of Gauselmann Group. Cashpoint operates primarily in central Europe and is rapidly expanding globally. It operates more than 5,000 betting outlets internationally and its brands include ‘Cashpoint’ and ‘XTiP’. Gauselmann operates since 1957, offering a full spectrum of gaming services including online and retail sportsbook, gaming machines, casino halls and financial services.
Fantasy Sports Interactive CEO, Mr. Dennis Tsalikis, stated that the FSI team is honoured and happy to enter a partnership with Cashpoint, a leading player in the sports betting industry and subsidiary of an organisation of international acclaim, such as the Gauselmann Group. Mr. Tsalikis and FSI see great future for fantasy sports in Germany and Austria.