Lottery

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…

12th May 2020

Scientific Games Q1 revenue declines amid Covid-19

Scientific Games saw revenue decline 13.0% to $725m and losses increase to $159m as the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) hit the business in terms of both…

21st April 2020

SG pens long-term deal with South Carolina Education Lottery

Scientific Games has expanded its long-term relationship with the South Carolina Education Lottery after securing a new six-year contract with the organisation. Under the new…

8th April 2020

Scientific Games lands long-term extension with Iowa Lottery

Scientific Games has secured a long-term contract to provide a new state-wide gaming system to the Iowa Lottery and 2,400 retail locations where its games…

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 March 2020

Loto-Québec sets online focus as retail sales suspended

Loto-Québec has switched its focus to online after it temporarily suspended retail sales in response to provincial government measures to slow the spread of novel…

9th March 2020

Ontario Lottery and Gaming chief Rigby to exit

The Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) has announced that Stephen Rigby is to step down as its president and chief executive after five years…

5th March 2020

Judge rules SBTech-Oregon Lottery contract must be disclosed

A Circuit Court judge in Oregon has ruled that SBTech must disclose the terms of its contract with the state’s lottery to provide sports betting…

25th February 2020

British Columbia launches inquiry into money laundering

The British Columbian government has commenced its inquiry into money laundering in the Canadian province, with a focus on identifying possible links with the gambling…

24th February 2020

New Hampshire surpasses 1m sports bets in first six weeks

The New Hampshire Lottery has revealed that it processed more than one million sports bets during the first six weeks of regulated sports wagering in…

17th February 2020

Loto Quebec revenue falls in Q3 as key verticals struggle

Loto Quebec’s revenue fell 11.1% to $685.6m as a lack of larger jackpots slashed lottery revenue, while revenue from other verticals also declined in the…

10th January 2020

IGT lands instant games deal with D.C. Lottery

International Game Technology (IGT) has agreed a deal to provide instant ticket games and related services to the District of Columbia’s Office of Lottery and…

2nd January 2020

Sports betting live in New Hampshire

Sports betting is now live in New Hampshire with patrons able to bet both online and at retail locations. The New Hampshire Lottery and partner…

18th December 2019

Scientific Games extends igaming deal with Pennsylvania Lottery

Scientific Games has secured a seven-year extension to its iLottery online and mobile games deal with the Pennsylvania Lottery. Under the deal, which was agreed…