IN-DEPTH ANALYSIS FOR THE GAMING INDUSTRY
Tasmania looks to ban lottery betting
The Tasmanian Government will rapidly write new legislation in order to ban lottery betting on the island. The Australian territory...
World Lottery Club rapped by ASA over Facebook advertising
Annexio Limited, operators of the World Lottery Club betting site have been censured by the UK Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over...
Massachusetts mulls legalising online lottery sales
Massachusetts is now considering the legalisation of online lottery to prevent the migration of sales to the neighbouring state of New...
Switzerland gaming reform passes final vote
Legislation designed to bring Switzerland’s gambling laws into the 21st Century has passed a final vote in the country's parliament. ...
UK lottery apologises for DDos attack
The UK National lotteries operator Camelot was forced to apologise after a DDoS attack brought down their servers a few hours...
2017 GGA Winners announced
This year’s Global Gaming Awards winners have been announced. Taking place at a ceremony in Las Vegas, this year’s GGA’s were...
IGT extend Californian lottery partnership
International Game Technology (IGT) and the Californian lottery will be extending their partnership up until 2026. The deal was made between...
Texas lottery hits $5bn in annual sales
Organisers of the The Texas state lottery have revealed that sales in 2017 have reached a record $5.077 billion. Players...
Irish National lottery hits record sales
The Irish National Lottery (INL) has reported an increased turnover of 12% for 2016 as a result of record sales totalling...
Lottoland gets approval for own insurance firm
The Lottoland Group has announced the establishment of their own insurance firm, Fortuna Insurance PCC Limited, receiving their insurance licence in...
Chelsea FC to launch match day lottery
Chelsea Football Club will be offering their new match day lottery this Sunday when they play against Manchester City. London-based...
Camelot win $2.2bn Illinois lottery contract
The Camelot Group, a UK-based lottery operator, has signed a 10-year deal worth a substantial $2.2bn to manage the US State...
Exclusive Interview: NYX CEO Matt Davey
Matt Davey, CEO at NYX, offers Gambling Insider an exclusive insight into the company’s acquisition by Scientific Games What attracted...
QPR announce new matchday lottery
Queens Park Rangers (QPR) has announced that they will be offering their fans a chance to win big in their new...
Sales of Chinese lottery tickets soar
The Chinese lotteries have seen ticket sales rocket in August following strong growth in July, according to the country's Ministry of...
Scientific Games acquires NYX in $631m deal
In a shock announcement on Wednesday, industry giants Scientific Games and NYX Gaming Group Limited have announced they have entered into...
Czech Republic to release receipt lottery
Czech Republic is set to release a new receipt lottery by October as part of the electronic cash register system launched...
Lottoland may banned by three Australian states
Gibraltar based lottery betting company Lottoland may soon find itself banned in three Australian states following concerns that the international business...
Scientific Games scores Oregon Lottery contract extension
Worldwide online gaming company Scientific Games today announced the agreement of a contract extension with the Oregon Lottery Commission. The...
China lottery sales rise 4% in July
According to data posted by the Ministry of Finance of China, lottery sales in July reported a year-on-year increase of 4.2%,...
Crown Resorts to launch online lottery betting product
The Australian casino operator Crown Resorts is set to release an online lottery product before the end of August. The lottery,...
Lottoland relaunches affiliate program with Income Access
Gibraltar based online lottery betting provider Lottoland has announced the relaunch of its affiliate programme in partnership with iGaming-focused marketing software...
China Welfare Lottery high-ranking officials accused of corruption
China has removed two high-ranking lottery officials from their positions after an alleged suspicion of bribery and corruption. According to...
Brazil considers privatising the state-run lottery market
The Government of Brazil has announced this week its plans to privatise the current state-run lottery industry. According to Reuters, the...
Scientific Games extends Ohio Lottery contract
Worldwide iGaming company Scientific Games has announced the extension of its contract with the Ohio Lottery Commission for a further period...
Twelve40 will provide AfroMillionsLotto software platform
Twelve40 has announced its latest partnership with Ofertas365 to launch AfroMillionsLotto in Nigeria, becoming Africa’s largest lotto jackpot. Twelve40...
Western Lotto Nigeria launches US and European lottery brands
With the technical support of Lot.To (UK), entertainment and gaming company Western Lotto Nigeria Limited (WLN) have now launched on the...
Kambi Group signs sportsbook deal with Bulgaria’s National Lottery
Malta-based Kambi Group announced on Thursday it had signed a multi-year deal with Bulgaria’s National Lottery, under which it will provide...
UK Gambling Commission launches lottery transparency consultation
The UK Gambling commission (UKGC) has launched a consultation concerning the issue of transparency in society lotteries, with the aim of...
China’s lottery sales up by 5% in the first semester of 2017
Mainland China’s state-run lottery sales increased by 5.5% in the first semester of 2017 in year-on-year terms, according to official data....
Online gambling backlash against "fake news"
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