Lottery

18th September 2020

Harville appointed to lead Kentucky Lottery

Mary Harville has been unveiled as the new president and chief executive of the Kentucky Lottery Corporation. Appointed by Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear, Harville will…

16th September 2020

Loto Québec 2019-20 revenue down but remains above target

Loto Québec’s revenue for the year ended 31 March dipped by 3.1% to CAD$2.74bn (US$2.08bn) and profit declined to $1.35bn, but the operator said both…

1st September 2020

Covid-19 closures push revenue down at BCLC in FY19-20

Canadian provincial lottery operator the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) said measures implemented during the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic led to a decline in revenue for…

18th August 2020

IGT pens extension with New York Lottery

International Game Technology (IGT) has signed a two-year extension to its technology and services contract with the New York Lottery. The renewed deal, agreed by…

6th August 2020

State of the Union: IGT-FanDuel, Wynn, NV and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, includes results from many of the US gaming industry’s largest operators as well as…

3rd August 2020

Kentucky lottery revenue grows to $1.20bn in 2019-20

The Kentucky Lottery Corporation took in record revenue of $1.20bn in its 2020 fiscal year ended 30 June 2020, a 6.2% year-on-year rise. Online lottery…

28th July 2020

MA amendments double betting tax and add ilottery component

The Massachusetts legislature has amended sports wagering bill put forward last week, adding provisions to legalize online lotteries, but doubling the tax rate for online…

24th July 2020

SG hails “better than expected” Q2 despite revenue decline

Scientific Games’ losses increased in Q2 as revenue fell 37.2% to $539m, but the business said its results were “better than expected” given the outbreak…

22nd July 2020

Massachusetts Lottery sees revenue and profit fall in FY 2020

The Massachusetts State Lottery has reported a year-on-year decline in revenue and net profit for the 2020 fiscal year, primarily due to the impact of…

20th July 2020

Intralot extends with Vermont Lottery

Intralot has signed an extension to its technology and services agreement with the Vermont Lottery. Under the deal Intralot, via its US subsidiary, will provide…

16th July 2020

Online shift helps GA Lottery grow charitable contribution in FY2020

The Georgia Lottery Corp. announced today that fiscal year 2020 profits transferred a record $1,.24bn (£983.9m/€1.08bn) to the State Treasury’s Lottery for Education Account. Despite…

14th July 2020

Alberta to allow online 50/50 raffle ticket sales

Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis announced that ticket sales for 50/50 raffle prize draws will now be available online to customers in the Canadian province.…

6th July 2020

BCLC looks to expand lottery reach with iTel partnership

Telecommunications provider iTel Networks will provide internet to Canadian provincial lottery operator British Columbia Lottery Corporation’s (BCLC) retail partners through a new partnership. This is…

1st July 2020

Arkansas Scholarship Lottery extends with Camelot

The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery (ASL) has signed a two-year extension to its strategic partnership with lottery technology provider Camelot Lottery Solutions, the B2B arm of…