International Game Technology has disclosed the latest advancement of its cashless gaming technology, after the group completed the final stages of its Nevada regulatory approval for the resort wallet module of its Advantage CMS.

As a result, the company’s entire cashless gaming solution, which includes the option for one-step external funding via IGTPay on personal mobile devices, is approved for deployment throughout the Silver State.

IGT earning Nevada regulatory approval for our award-winning, fully integrated cashless solution is a perfect bookend for a year marked with tremendous momentum for our resort wallet and IGTPay cashless gaming modules of the IGT Advantage system,” said Ryan Reddy, IGT SVP of global PM VLT, systems, Payments and poker.

“This milestone achievement will allow for players and operators throughout the state to enjoy the many benefits of cashless gaming, and reinforces Nevada’s reputation as a future-forward gaming jurisdiction that is committed to advancing the player experience.”

This green-light will see gaming establishments throughout Nevada become eligible to leveraging the IGT Advantage system, which can offer players the option to fund their cashless wagering accounts directly from their personal mobile devices, eliminating the need to handle cash or visit a casino cage, ATM or kiosk. 

Through its resort wallet and IGTPay solutions, individuals can securely transfer funds to and from their accounts from a range of external payment sources such as bank accounts, credit and debit cards or Sightline Play+ prepaid accounts. 

Funds within the PIN-protected account can then be seamlessly transferred to and from a slot game via the tap of a smartphone when initiating or concluding cashless play.