Gaming Corporation plc Announce Acquisition of www.casino.ie
Thursday 30th June 2005
Gaming Corporation, online casino portal operator and owner of both www.gambling.com and www.casino.co.uk, announced the acquisition of www.casino.ie, its largest affiliate partner.
www.casino.ie, a leading Irish online casino operator, has been acquired for a consideration of £60,000 that will be met in cash. The consideration includes the web site address www.casino.ie, all existing players, database of registered users, and assets of the business.
Justin Drummond, Chief Executive, commented: 'casino.ie has been our largest and best performing affiliate partner over the last 12 months. We will convert the website, currently transacting in sterling, into a euro dominated site and will use www.casino.ie to form the basis for our expansion into Europe and the euro zone.'