Gambling software operator Microgaming announced the expansion of its presence in the Portuguese market after linking up with the Solverde Group, which it considers “one of the greatest brands in gaming and hospitality in Portugal”.

The two companies have signed a content deal, which was signed through Prima Networks Limited, which will bolster the group’s digital division,

With almost 50 years of experience in casinos, tourism, and leisure, Solverde Group operates five land-based casinos and four hotels across the country. It also offer over 1,200 online casino games and sports betting.

“We are very pleased to partner with Microgaming. Such an experienced and pioneering online game supplier is a perfect match for Solverde,” Américo Loureiro, Solverde Group director, said.

“We’ve been operating casinos for almost 50 years and have the largest online portfolio in Portugal with more than 1,200 casino games available anytime, anywhere in” he added., is approved and licensed by the Portuguese Tourism Gaming Regulation and Inspection Service. It will initially offer 28 games that have been customized to the market, including several titles from Microgaming’s exclusive independent studios and content partners.

The online operator will also have the chance to integrate more games through Microgaming’s aggregation platform in the upcoming months.

“The regulated Portuguese online gaming market is proving to be a success story and is playing a leading role in that narrative,” Rupert Dix, PNL managing director, said.

“This is just the beginning of a great relationship that will grow and grow as we steadily build our portfolio of titles for Portugal,” he added.