Tag Archives: Fredrik Elmqvist

Yggdrasil makes its move in Georgia with Adjarabet deal

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Casino games provider Yggdrasil has continued to expand its global footprint after agreeing a deal with Adjarabet, the largest online operator in Georgia. The agreement will see Yggdrasil games made available in the jurisdiction for the first time, while Adjarabet will also gain access to BOOST™, Yggdrasil’s in-game promotional tools which enhance gamification via missions, tournaments and social sharing. Fredrik Elmqvist, CEO at …

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GVC Holdings brings Yggdrasil games to the Italian market

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GVC Holdings CPO Liron Snir praised the “straightforward integration process” after becoming the first operator to bring Yggdrasil games to the Italian market on Gioco Digitale. In addition to Yggdrasil’s content, GVC’s Italian operations will also gain access to BOOST™, the in-game promotional tool which enhances gamification via missions, tournaments and social sharing. For Yggdrasil, the successful integration with Gioco Digitale …

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Yggdrasil posts super start to 2017 as company strengthens product development & commercial arms

Presenting its Q1 2017 trading statement, the governance of Yggdrasil Gaming states that it is confident of achieving its full-year corporate expectations having recorded a very strong start to its financial year. Updating investors, Yggdrasil would declare an all-metric improvement, as corporate revenues increased by 134% to SEK 33 million/ €3.45 million (Q1 2016: SEK 14.2 million). The firm’s strengthened …

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Yggdrasil secures content partnership with GVC Italian properties

Industry games and content provider Yggdrasil Gaming, who announced in January that it was entering the Italian market, has partnered with GVC Holdings’ Italian-facing gaming brands to integrate its video slots directly into the operator’s bwin.it and Gioco Digitale sites. Entering the Italian market with GVC will see Yggdrasil’s portfolio of HTML5 games being offered in the country for the first …

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Fredrik Elmqvist – Yggdrasil success shows industry underdogs can win through innovation & effective output

Industry games and platform provider Yggdrasil has declared 2016 as its most successful year in business, with the company reporting a staggering 332% increase in corporate revenues to SEK 87 million (£7.7 million). Significantly strengthening its commercial pipeline, Yggdrasil has signed twenty new industry clients during the year (eleven of them in the UK market). The commercial boost would see …

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Entrepreneur alert…Yggdrasil begins search for new Industry Dragons!

Industry content and platform provider Yggdrasil Gaming has launched a new business initiative ‘Yggdrasil Dragons’ that will engage, work with and support mutually beneficial partnerships between the supplier and other sector entrepreneurs and new businesses. The Yggdrasil Dragons programme will give its new partners access to Yggdrasil’s leading technical framework, robust licensing structure and further access to the firm’s operator …

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IGA Awards crowns Yggdrasil ‘Innovator of the Year’

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Yggdrasil Gaming has won Innovator of the Year at the 10th International Gaming Awards, the latest in a growing list of accolades for the supplier. At the same awards 12 months ago, Yggdrasil was voted Gaming Software Supplier of the Year, while the company also won Slot Provider of the Year at the 2016 EGR B2B Awards. Yggdrasil governance stated …

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Yggdrasil secures William Hill ‘full suite’ partnership

Industry games and platform provider Yggdrasil Gaming (Yggdrasil) has secured a direct integration deal with FTSE-listed betting operator William Hill, conducted through its Gibraltar gaming division. Securing a further partnership with a ‘UK Tier 1’bookmaker, Yggdrasil’s full suite of games will be integrated within William Hill’s platform. The partnership will further see William Hill utilise Yggdrasil unique in-game promotional tool …

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Fredrik Elmqvist – Yggdrasil Gaming – My ICE 2017

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Fredrik Elmqvist is the CEO for Yggdrasil Gaming, a provider of online and mobile casino games for some of Europe’s leading online gambling operators. Just two weeks before ICE 2017, we caught up with him to find out about Yggdrasil’s preparation for the showpiece event in February (7-9), what they are looking forward to seeing at the London ExCeL and …

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Yggdrasil targets Q2 2017 full Italy launch

Updating investors, Yggdrasil Gaming has begun the compliance processes of certifying its games and platform services to meet technical requirements for the regulated Italian online gambling market. Yggdrasil governance expects to go live in Italy by Q2 2017, bringing its popular titles Dark Joker Rizes, Vikings Go Wild and Holmes and the Stolen Stones to market. Further to its games content, …

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