Leading Central European operator Fortuna Entertainment Group has enjoyed strong growth from its online betting offering which helped total gross win climb 20 per cent to €80.5m during the first half of 2016.

Total amounts wagered rose 24 per cent to €511.6m during the period, driven by the company’s growing internet and mobile betting channel in all the countries where it operates - Czech Republic, Slovakia and Poland. Gross win rose 20 per cent, while revenue was up 14 per cent to €52.6m.

“The growth was also supported by the UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament in France in which the national teams played from all the countries where Fortuna is present,” said Fortuna CEO Per Widerström.

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