Casino Cruise ( received one of the highest honours in the online gaming affiliate world, with the fast-growing online casino seeing off strong competition to be named Best Affiliate Program Newcomer 2015 at the iGB Affiliate Awards.


Hosted at Stamford Bridge, home of Chelsea Football Club in London, the 8th Annual iGB Affiliate Awards brought together the biggest names in the iGaming affiliate community to recognise and reward excellence and innovation in online gaming.


Following a black tie evening hosted by the acclaimed entertainer Tom Stade, the judging panel selected as the overall winner of the prestigious Best Affiliate Program Newcomer category. The online casino, which launched its affiliate program in 2014, was up against a number of well-respected competitors in the online casino space.


One judge said: “This is precisely how to build and execute a new [affiliate] program and the results Casino Cruise has garnered to date are testament to that.


“This iGaming provider is an interesting new proposition for affiliates and it holds great promise. It offers a good range of languages, currencies and products. Together with some creative marketing opportunities, affiliates have something new and fresh to promote,” the judge added.


Casino Cruise graciously accepted the award from the judges, with Lloyd Apter, Co-Founder and Affiliate Program Director, saying: “We are absolutely delighted with this fabulous award. We work hard in providing iGaming excellence at all levels, and the Best Affiliate Program Newcomer award makes us especially proud of what we’re doing behind the scenes to ensure the highest possible standards of excellence for our affiliates.” offers more than 600 online games and 200 mobile games from providers including Microgaming, NYX, Net Entertainment, Play’n GO and Vivo. Games span the full spectrum of Vegas-style titles including blackjack, roulette, slots and progressive jackpot games.


Casino Cruise is licensed by the UK Gambling Commission, and offers multi-language support across HTML5 and online, including English, Finnish, German, Norwegian and Swedish.