Fladgate has advised Aspers UK Holdings Limited on a joint venture with Stride Gaming plc to set up Aspers Online Limited. The online casino will be operated under the Aspers brand and Stride will provide the infrastructure and marketing. Aspers online business is targeted to launch in Q4 2017.
Damian Aspinall, Chairman of the Aspers Group said: “We are delighted to be partnering with Stride Gaming. As a company, it is widely recognised as a leading platform provider to the online gaming industry, utilising the best technology and services to enhance the players’ experience. Working with Stride Gaming means that Aspers will be able to offer its millions of customers the same entertaining experience wherever they choose to play.
“We are committed to converging our online and offline business streams to maximise player enjoyment which will build Aspers into a national online brand. Whether players visit one of our casinos or play on a mobile or other digital device on the go or at home, they will all be able to enjoy the same essential Aspers experience.”
The Fladgate team was led by corporate partner Nigel Gordon, assisted by commercial partner Alan Wetterhahn and finance partner Seetal Modi.