28 September 2015 (Las Vegas, NV) – Sports betting technology and trading specialist Metric Gaming today announced an agreement with multi-award winning data and trading services provider Sporting Solutions for the mutual distribution of each others market leading sports wagering products.
Metric Gaming has developed a strong industry reputation for delivering innovative, next generation in-play betting services, having already signed a number of high-profile customers for both its flagship SuperLive™ products and in-play feed-out prices. The company’s alliance with Sporting Solutions marks Metric’s foray into the sportsbook platform business, where Metric aims to disrupt the industry with its state-of-the-art, mobile-optimized technology.
In exchange for Sporting Solutions’ comprehensive content and pricing solutions – which will help supplement Metric’s sportsbook offering – Sporting Solutions has been awarded a license to distribute Metric’s in-play pricing feeds throughout Sporting Solutions’ high profile global customer base.
Metric’s CEO, Peter Bertilsson, explained that “Our market research has definitively shown an industry appetite to shed legacy technology in favor of advanced, mobile-first platforms like ours, which can seamlessly handle the types of in-play, instant-gratification wagering opportunities that are taking over the betting landscape. We were looking for a trusted and well-established partner to complement our sportsbook platform while also providing access to a valuable customer distribution network, making Sporting Solutions an easy choice.”
Added Ronnie Whelan, Sporting Solutions’ Business Development Director, “We are focused on meeting our current and future partners’ aspirations for leading in-play coverage, additional content, innovation and quick product delivery, and were naturally drawn to Metric’s exciting portfolio of services. We see many obvious synergies between our companies, and look forward to exploring all of the opportunities we expect this partnership to yield.”
About Metric Gaming
Metric Gaming creates innovative, first-to-market mobile sports wagering software and provides unique sports handicapping expertise on behalf of licensed operators, technology providers and media companies interested in capitalizing on the massive and rapidly-expanding mobile wagering marketplace. While optimized for mobile use, Metric’s products are also fully compatible with desktop user interfaces as well as brick-and-mortar retail solutions.
The company was founded in 2011 by seasoned professional handicapper Martin de Knijff, who was seeking to leverage recent advances in mobile and media technology to revitalize an otherwise technologically stagnant sports wagering industry. Metric is headquartered in Las Vegas, Nevada, with subsidiaries in the Isle of Man and Stockholm, Sweden.
For more information, please visit www.metricgaming.com