Players across the province can now register, deposit funds and place bets at BetRivers.ca
CHICAGO, April 4, 2022 /CNW/ – Rush Street Interactive, Inc. (NYSE: RSI) (“RSI”), a leading online casino and sportsbook in United Statestoday announced that its award-winning BetRivers online casino and sportsbook is live in Ontario, Canada. Eligible players aged 19 and over from across the province can register now and start betting on BetRivers.ca and the BetRivers mobile apps.
BetRivers, which has twice won Online Casino Operator of the Year and Customer Service Operator of the Year for North America from respected publication eGaming Review, operates an innovative online casino that features over 350 of the latest slots and table games. BetRivers online casino also offers fun and unique loyalty and bonus features for skilled players, while BetRivers online sportsbook offers sports enthusiasts the opportunity to place single match bets and single match bets. game on many leagues in the world such as the NHL. Key features of the BetRivers online platform include its intuitive yet innovative user interface, high transaction performance and speed, and automated withdrawal approvals, all backed by professional, friendly and award-winning customer service. iOS users can access BetRivers online casino and sportsbook through the iOS app in the Apple App Store, providing easy access to a full selection of gaming options.
Richard SchwartzChairman and CEO of RSI, said, “We are thrilled to bring millions of Ontario gaming enthusiasts in the growing BetRivers community and to provide the same top notch products and trusted services that our players across the Americas have come to expect and enjoy. By always putting the player experience first – and focusing on earning and retaining player trust, whether through our range of proprietary betting options, quick and easy payouts or to efficient and helpful customer support – we are confident that BetRivers will become from Ontario favorite destination for online casinos and sports betting.”
RSI appointed Ontario native Bruce Caughillformer Legal Director of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO), as Managing Director, Canada. Mr. Caughill has over two decades of extensive and sophisticated experience in from Canada commercial gaming industry and will lead RSI’s commercial and administrative activities in the country. RSI is committed to contributing to Canada’s labor market and economy by hiring local staff as it establishes its presence in Ontario and throughout the country. The company plans to employ more than 100 Canadians by the end of the year in its engineering, IT, marketing and operations departments to support RSI’s operations globally.
Mr. Caughill said, “RSI has a reputation for excellence, and I look forward to building on that excellent reputation and working with iGaming. Ontario and the Alcohol and Gaming Commission Ontario in this booming online gaming market. I am especially excited to support a talented team of fellow Ontarians as we aim to leverage the best platform and service available in the province. »
Canadian sports broadcast icon Dan O’Toole also joined the RSI team under an exclusive brand and content deal. Mr. O’Toole hosts Boomsies!, a weekly sports and life podcast, in partnership with BetRivers and has been featured in a series of television commercials aired in Canada during the Winter Olympics.
RSI is now active with real money online gaming in three countries – United States, Canadaand Colombia – and plans to launch the online casino and sports betting in a fourth country, Mexicoin the second quarter of 2022. The Company is the fourth-largest combined online casino and sportsbook operator in United States and is very popular in Colombiawhere it accounted for nearly 20% of online casino and sportsbook management in the last quarter.
RSI is a trusted online gaming and sports entertainment company focused on the regulated markets of United States, Canada and Latin America. Through its brands, BetRivers.com, PlaySugarHouse.com and RushBet.co, RSI was an early entrant in many regulated jurisdictions. It currently offers real-money mobile and online transactions in thirteen US states: Pennsylvania, Illinois, New Jersey, new York, Connecticut, Michigan, Indiana, Virginia, Colorado, Iowa, West Virginia, Arizona and Louisianaas well as on the regulated international markets of Ontario, Canada and Colombia. RSI offers, through its proprietary online gaming platform, some of the most popular online casino games and sports betting options in United States. Founded in 2012 in Chicago by gaming industry veterans, RSI was named Digital Operator of the Year at the 2020 Global Gaming Awards, Casino Operator of the Year EGR North America Awards 2021, Customer Service Operator of the Year and Social Game of the Year, and SBC Latinoamérica 2021 Sports Betting Operator of the Year. RSI, which has received Responsible Gaming Council RG Check iGaming accreditation for its BetRivers.com and PlaySugarHouse.com sites, is committed to industry-leading responsible gaming practices and seeks to provide its customers the resources and services they need to gamble responsibly. For more information, visit www.rushstreetinteractive.com.
This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the “safe harbor” provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. RSI’s actual results may differ from its expectations, estimates and projections and, accordingly, you should not rely on these forward-looking statements as predictions of future events. Words such as “expect”, “estimate”, “project”, “budget”, “expect”, “anticipate”, “intend”, “plan”, “may”, “will” , “could”, “should”, “believes”, “predicts”, “potential”, “continues” and other similar expressions are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. Such forward-looking statements include, but are not limited to, expectations of RSI regarding its launch and activities in Ontario and the timing of the launch of its online products and services in Mexico. These forward-looking statements involve significant risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from expected results. Most of these factors are beyond RSI’s control and are difficult to predict. Factors that could cause such differences include, but are not limited to, changes in applicable laws or regulations, unforeseen product or service delays, and other risks and uncertainties stated from time to time in the latest report. RSI’s Annual Report on Form 10-K, including those under “Risk Factors” and in RSI’s other filings with the SEC. RSI cautions that the above list of factors is not exclusive. RSI cautions readers not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. RSI does not undertake or accept any obligation or commitment to post updates or revisions to any forward-looking statements. to reflect any change in its expectations or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which such statement is based.
SOURCE Rush Street Interactive, Inc.
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