iGaming software provider EveryMatrix and National Lottery PLC, a subsidiary of IZI Group PLC, have signed an agreement whereby the supplier has been selected to supply online games to the National Lottery of Malta.
National Lottery plc was recently granted the concession to manage and operate the National Lottery of Malta. For the first time in 18 years, the lottery will be run by a fully owned Maltese company.
Malta’s new lottery operator has chosen International Game Technology (IGT) as its lottery technology provider, and EveryMatrix will provide the lottery with its suite of online products.
EveryMatrix will integrate the IGT retail transaction engine into its CasinoEngine solutionthe iGaming integration platform, via IGT’s Aurora Anywhere, make all National Lottery draw games available onlineon desktops and mobile devices.
Ebbe Groes, CEO of EveryMatrix Groupspoke in a press release and said: “We are very proud to be able to support National Lottery plc in this way. We believe that the benefits offered by our system will enable the National Lottery to safely steer Maltese players away from illegal or abusive secondary lotteries.. The integration of the world number one. 1 lottery system provider speaks volumes about the performance of our platform.”
Franco DeGabriele, CCO of the National Lotteryadded: “After 18 years since the privatization of Malta’s National Lottery in 2004, the lottery will be operated for the first time by a 100% Maltese companywhose mission is to provide the market with a local, innovative service of the highest quality.
“We will invest in systems to ensure that the service offered meets the highest standards and is backed by the most rigorous compliance frameworks,” DeGabriele noted.. “Our digital innovation will put Malta on the global map, and we will work closely with the authorities to stamp out all forms of lottery abuse.”