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GiG powers into social sweepstake casino market, launching new SweepX solution with leading U.S. partner.





Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has announced the launch of SweepX, a revolutionary social sweepstakes casino platform solution for the USA, with the release further bolstered by the announcement of a binding Head of Terms for a strategic partnership with Primero Games LLC, the largest land-based sweepstake operator in the states.

Designed to deliver a cutting-edge solution for the burgeoning sweepstakes market in the US, SweepX combines dual-wallet, store management for redemptions and prize-rewards, with GiG’s AI assisted content management technology to provide a prominent competitive advantage to operators across the market, driving significant growth and engagement across social sweepstakes casino gaming.

The landmark agreement will see GiG’s market-leading technology power Primero into the online social sweepstakes casino market for the first time. Founded in 2009, Primero Games specialises in developing innovative casino software and equipment for the gaming industry,with over 50,000 sweepstakes machines across the US, and also own Storm Games ltd, a UK retail operator and content studio. The collaboration will see Primero leverage its extensive player database to quickly expand into the online social sweepstakes casino market.

SweepX combines GiG’s highly successful real-money iGaming platform technology, which is currently live in the US, Europe and across Latin America, with a bespoke sweepstake back office, AI assisted gamification layer and one of the most comprehensive sweepstake casino content libraries available on the market, supporting immediate growth throughout the emerging US sweepstake market.


The sweepstakes gaming market saw enormous growth in 2020 due to pandemic market conditions, and it has continued to grow at a very healthy pace since. It is estimated that the sweeps market generated about $3.1 billion in 2022, and we project that it will continue to grow at a +31% CAGR, reaching $6.9 billion by 2025, as per data shared by E&K.

Andrew Cochrane, Chief Business Officer at GiG said; “GiG is synonymous with innovation and our SweepX solution is the result of our tireless pursuit of excellence for product innovation across the online sweepstake market. As an extremely experienced turnkey solutions provider, the strength inherent in our technology and services has allowed us to develop what we consider to be the leading platform, data and AI driven solutions available within social gaming, and will help power the growth of the market across the US within the next few years.”

Barry Rutherford, CEO at Primero, added; “GiG’s world class platform will allow us to bring more content and an experience for our players that is second to none. Combining our unique player acquisition strategy and GiG’s innovative technology, we are positioned perfectly for the US market and for iGaming markets across the globe.”

Andrew Cochrane Chief Business Officer at GiG

GiG expands partnership with Bplay, launching into two further regulated provinces in Argentina





Gaming Innovation Group (GiG) has further expanded its partnership with the Boldt Group, as the Bplay brand has seen two successful launches in the Argentinian provinces of Cordoba and Mendoza, making these now the sixth and seventh regulated jurisdictions powered by GiG’s next-generation platform and sportsbook technology.

These latest launches arrive at an extraordinary time for GiG as it continues to enjoy a strong growth trajectory in the region, cementing its position as the turnkey platform of choice for complex regulated markets throughout Latin America.

GiG’s capacity for delivering highly scalable industry-leading solutions continues to strengthen, as the established partnership between the two companies enters new markets. GiG has focused on a suite of secure, scalable, user centric end-to-end features, and a revolutionary new sportsbook, that are adept at maximising opportunities for growth in the most competitive environments around the globe.

iGaming in Latin America overall is experiencing one of the fastest growth rates globally, with revenues expected to top USD $3.7bn in 2025, according to data supplied by Statista. GiG is fully operational in Latin America, and is expected to increase its presence and partnerships in the region, ahead of igaming and sports betting regulation in Peru and Brazil in 2024.


Andrew Cochrane, Chief Business Officer at GiG said: “Our ever-strengthening partnership with the Boldt Group and the continuing expansion of our relationship provides a perfect example of the strength and dexterity our platform and sportsbook technology delivers. I’m extremely optimistic about the opportunities ahead in Latin America, as our proven capabilities in the region have us extremely well-positioned to propel growth across the continent, as regulation becomes more pronounced.”

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