OKTO Group heightens Italian footprint with new partnership

OKTO Group, the financial technology provider specialising in digital payment and player engagement applications, has partnered with Italian gaming company ARESWAY to supply its technology across its full retail portfolio.

With over two decades of experience in the Italian gaming industry, ARESWAY develops highly advanced solutions for the retail betting industry, boasting an engaging in-house gaming suite and open platform for electronic gaming machines.

The agreement is set to give a wealth of Italian operators access to OKTO’s payment solutions for gaming through a seamless integration with ARESWAY’s EOS open platform for VLTs.

Following the deal, players using ARESWAY VLT machines will be able to access funds whenever and wherever they want them, utilising the revolutionary OKTO.WALLET mobile payment system.

Simon Dorsen, Director of Gaming at OKTO Group said: “ARESWAY’s innovative EOS Open System provides unparalleled penetration in the Italian market, so we are thrilled to bring the company on board as a partner.

“Our cutting-edge technology further enhances ARESWAY’s retail offering, boosting incremental revenue for its operator partners by transforming the player experience.”

Fabio Massimo Molinari, CEO at ARESWAY, said: “We are delighted to integrate OKTO’s fast, simple and user-friendly payment system, proven to lengthen session times and attract new customers.

“We pride ourselves on enhancing the player experience for all our operator partners, so integrating OKTO’s world class payment services is a big win for us.”