On February 16, Global Payments Gaming Solutions announced an expanded agreement with International Game Technology PLC (IGT) to provide a wide range of funding solutions for cashless gaming across IGT’s full portfolio of products.
The expanded agreement gives IGT customers access to the Global VIP Preferred network, which currently provides more than 3.5 million gaming patrons easy funding via bank accounts in more than 500 North American land-based, mobile and online gaming locations.
The solutions via IGTPay enable patrons to transfer funds between their registered bank accounts and IGT’s Resort Wallet Cashless Wagering Accounts for land-based gaming, as well as facilitating wagering for the company’s full portfolio of PlayDigital products, including its PlayCasino, PlayPoker, PlayLottery and PlaySports products. This agreement enables IGT to offer its customers and their players access to Global Payments’ VIP Preferred network, giving patrons a more seamless cashless gaming experience.
“As cashless adoption continues to grow in the U.S. gaming industry, we’re proud to offer Global Payments’ trusted and proven service to our customers and their patrons as an integrated feature of our proprietary IGTPay solution, available for our digital verticals as well as through land-based gaming via the Resort Wallet module of our IGT Advantage casino system solution,” said Ryan Reddy, IGT vice president of VLT, Systems and Payments Products.
“Global Payments Gaming Solutions drives industry-leading gaming experiences,” said Christopher Justice, president of Global Payments Gaming Solutions. “This expanded agreement with IGT reaffirms our ability to provide a wide range of solutions for cashless gaming. Our experts are experienced leaders in developing solutions to address industry challenges, and we work to meet—and exceed—our clients’ needs. For IGT, giving its customers and their players access to our VIP Preferred network provides players with a seamless and frictionless way to access cash for gaming.”