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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…

9th November 2021

IGT raises guidance after growth across all segments in Q3

International Game Technology (IGT) raised its full-year revenue guidance after experiencing growth across every business segment and product type in Q3, helping overall revenue grow…

28th October 2021

Scientific Games to sell lottery business to Brookfield for $6.05bn

Scientific Games has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Lottery business to private equity company Brookfield Business Partners for $6.05bn (£4.40bn/€5.21bn). The deal…

28th October 2021

IGT releases responsible gaming policy

International Game Technology (IGT) has released its responsible gaming policy. The policy was created to inform the company's various stakeholders about IGT's programs to promote…

28th October 2021

BCLC appoints Beebe as interim COO

Canadian provincial lottery operator the British Colombia Lottery Organization (BCLC) has appointed Dan Beebe as interim chief operating officer. The appointment comes after Brad Desmarais…

26th October 2021

Lottery.com forecasts 135% revenue increase in third quarter

Lottery broker and information portal Lottery.com expects revenue to increase by up to 135% quarter-on-quarter in the third quarter of its 2021 financial year, driven…

12th October 2021

Atlantic Lotteries revenue dips 11.9% in Covid-hit 2020-21

Canadian provincial lottery operator Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC) saw revenue drop 11.9% to CAD$635.6m (£375.4m/€442.0m/USD$509.7m) in the year ended 31 March, 2021, as the novel…

4th October 2021

Atlantic Lottery Board confirms Daigle as new chief executive

The Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC) has confirmed the appointment of Patrick Daigle as its new president and chief executive, following the departure of Chris Keevill.…

21st September 2021

Loto-Québec boosted by lottery gains in Q1

Loto-Québec generated impressive lottery growth as the Canadian province’s gambling monopoly celebrated the reopening of venues in the first quarter of the financial year, ended…

15th September 2021

Scientific Games expects revenue for SG Lottery to pass $1bn in 2021

Scientific Games expects its lottery division to break $1bn in revenue this year, after accelerating plans to divest the business unit. The gaming giant has…

14th September 2021

Mido Lotto app to expand to seven states

Mido Lotto, a Lottery Now owned app that allows people to play state lottery games on their mobile phones, has expanded into three new states…

27th August 2021

DraftKings to replace Scoreboard as Oregon Lottery sportsbook brand

The Oregon Lottery Commission has approved a measure to migrate its sports betting product Scoreboard from its legacy SBTech platform to DraftKings’ framework.  This will…

19th August 2021

Atlantic Lottery partners SG to launch Canada’s first full-service lottery kiosks

Canadian lottery operator Atlantic Lottery Corporation linked up with Scientific Games to launch what it said is the first full-service lottery kiosks in the country.…

3rd August 2021

IGT ups 2021 guidance after revenue grows to $1.04bn in Q2

Gaming and lotteries supplier International Game Technology (IGT) upped its revenue and operating profit guidance for 2021 after Q2 revenue grew 73.5% to $1.04bn, while…