Jackpocket

10th November 2021

Jackpocket attracts celebrity investment in $120m Series D funding round

US-facing lottery app Jackpocket has raised $120m in Series D funding during a round that attracted investment from celebrities and sports stars. Led by growth…

12th January 2021

Jackpocket goes live in New York

US lottery courier app Jackpocket is now live for players in New York State, with popular games such as Powerball, Mega Millions, New York Lotto…

13th August 2020

Lotteries: Progress after the pandemic?

Many state lotteries have seen their revenues dry up thanks to lockdowns that have impacted retail sales. Joanne Christie considers whether or not this might prompt more…

18th May 2020

Jackpocket launches mobile lottery app in Oregon

Mobile lottery app Jackpocket has launched in Oregon, allowing consumers in the state to play lottery jackpot games from home. Players can download the Jackpocket…

2nd April 2020

Long game paying off for Jackpocket

Mobile lottery app Jackpocket’s mission to change the way lottery tickets are sold in the US has been boosted since it received the first lottery…

23rd July 2019

Jackpocket hires Carter Vance as general counsel

US lottery messenger service Jackpocket has appointed Carter Vance as its first general counsel.  Vance joins from Churchill Downs, where he served as vice president…

22nd July 2019

The lottery long game

The fledgling courier or messenger vertical is attracting the attention of start-ups, investors and international operators thanks to the enormous US lottery market. But what…