February 2, 2010 (PAP PR Wire) — Microgaming (www.microgaming.com), the world’s largest provider of online gaming software, was named a winner at the annual iGB Affiliate Awards in the Best iGaming Casino Software category, at a prestigious black-tie ceremony held in London on Thursday 28th January 2010.
The Awards serve to recognise the best in the online gambling affiliate market and, importantly give the affiliate marketing community the power to choose who is crowned the winner in each of the 23 categories. This year the Awards received the largest number of votes in their history, exceeding the 4,000 mark.
Roger Raatgever, CEO, Microgaming comments: “We are honoured to be recognised for the fourth year running as providing the Best iGaming Casino Software. To receive this award directly from the affiliate community is a strong validation of the unwavering dedication, passion and creativity of the team behind Microgaming’s offering and we would like to extend our thanks to all those who took the time to vote for us. We remain committed to providing market-leading software that continues to drive high lifetime customer values.”
About Microgaming (www.microgaming.com)
Since the company developed the first true online Casino software over a decade ago, it has led the industry in providing innovative, reliable gaming solutions. Thanks to an unrivalled R&D programme, that averages 60 games per year and a unique ‘partnership’ approach to working with operators; Microgaming software powers over 160 market-leading online gaming sites.
The company’s front and back-end software supports multi-player, multi-language games – over 450 of them, all uniquely branded and provides platforms for land-based and wireless gaming. Microgaming powers the world’s largest Progressive Jackpot Network and has paid out over ?265million. In May 2009 it created the biggest ever online jackpot winner with a single payment win of ?6.37m.
As a founding member of eCOGRA, Microgaming is at the forefront of an initiative focused on setting the highest standards in the gaming industry, and leads in the areas of fair gaming, responsible operator conduct and player protection. Microgaming has been awarded eCOGRA’s Certified Software Seal following a rigorous onsite assessment to ensure that the development, implementation and maintenance of the software is representative of industry best practice standards Microgaming licensees are therefore eligible to apply for the eCOGRA Safe & Fair Seal.