Betfair launches in New Jersey

  • 26th November, 2013 | Jersey City, NJ
  • Betfair GroupBetfair, one of the UK’s largest online betting and gaming operators, has today been granted approval to fully launch its online gaming platform for New Jersey. features 51 player-favourite online table games and slots, including popular games such as IGT Ghostbusters, Star Trek and Monopoly, as well as roulette, solitaire, blackjack and poker.

    All 51 games are now available for play on desktop PC and Mac computers, as well as on Android Mobile Phones as part of the official launch of internet wagering in New Jersey. Betfair is offering online gaming in New Jersey under an agreement with Trump Plaza Associates, a New Jersey Internet Gambling permit holder.

    The UK-based online gambling company has over four million registered customers and has an established presence in the US through TVG, the operator of the TVG horse racing television network that’s shown in approximately 35 million US homes and a leading provider of licensed wagering on horse races through the internet and mobile devices in the US. TVG is the platform provider for 4NJBets the only horse racing account-wagering platform available to New Jersey residents.

    Betfair pioneered the first successful Betting Exchange in 1999, which enables customers to come together to bet with each other. This transformed the company from a start up to a member of the FTSE 250 in 10 years. The exchange remains the company’s differentiator in a competitive marketplace while it also operates an established casino and poker business across many European countries.

    About Betfair
    Betfair is one of the world’s largest international online sports betting providers and enables customers to bet at odds sought by themselves or offered by other customers. The company processes over seven million transactions a day from its four million registered customers around the world. In addition to sports betting, Betfair offers a portfolio of innovative products including casino, exchange games and poker. Betfair currently employs over 2,000 members of staff worldwide. The company holds betting licences in Gibraltar, the US, Tasmania, Italy, Denmark, Malta and Germany.

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