Sightline Payments has appointed J.P. Morgan Payments to be the primary merchant acquirer and payments processor for its Play+ Ecosystem.
As a result of the selection, customers will be able to utilize more than 80 partners in over 40 states across the lottery, sports betting and racing sectors, as well as online and retail markets.
Omer Sattar, Co-CEO of Sightline, commented: “We are thrilled to select J.P. Morgan Payments to help us enhance the regulated North American gaming industry’s payments experience.
“We’re at a critical point in the gaming industry’s payments ecosystem. J.P. Morgan Payments will help us solve some of the biggest payments challenges our industry faces and provide real solutions to the millions of consumers who enjoy the modern, omnichannel gaming experience.”
Sightline has lauded the benefits of routing Play+ transactions via J.P. Payments, attributing the benefit of quicker cashouts to account holders and merchants.
“At J.P. Morgan Payments, we’ve seen tremendous growth of digital payments in the gaming industry and we’re excited that Sightline has selected our best in class products and services for Play+ payments processing,” added Drew Soinski, Managing Director and Senior Payments Executive, J.P. Morgan Payments.
Recently, Sightline boosted its board and strengthened its regulatory compliance position as it appointed Shannon Nadeau and Larry Whelan to be the new directors of its compliance and risk departments, respectively.