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Evolution launches live casino with Canadian lotteries


Evolution has agreed deals to provide live casino games to the Canadian Bank Note Company (CBN) and Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (AGLC) for their lottery operations.

CBN will now offer the lotteries it operates or supports online the option to offer online live casino games, subject to local regulations.

Content such as Crazy Time, Mega Ball and Lightning Roulette will be available to play across smartphone, tablet and desktop.

Aside from providing systems and management services to government lottery and charitable gaming operations, CBN has supplied the Bank of Canada with Canada’s bank notes since 1935.

“We feel sure that Evolution’s rich and varied mixed of online casino and entertainment-style games will be very popular indeed with our many millions of lottery players,” CBN chief financial officer and president of lottery systems, Craig Bascombe, said.

Meanwhile, AGLC will launch an initial six live dealer games from Evolution, including roulette, baccarat Infinite Blackjack and Ultimate Texas Hold’em. There are plans for further Evolution live games to be added in the months ahead.

Games will be available to play on AGLC’s website, the regulated, online gambling website available across Albertans, which is accessible across desktop, mobile and tablet devices.

Evolution commercial director Jeff Millar said: “The launch of AGLC is another proud moment for Evolution in the rollout of our services in Canada.

“We are committed to delivering enhanced online gaming choice and entertainment for Albertans in the most exciting way possible with our world-leading games portfolio.”

Evolution also supplies live casino games to both the British Columbia Lottery Corporation and Loto-Quebec in Canada.