iLottery

17th November 2022

Billion-dollar jackpot fever

Earlier this month, the Powerball jackpot surpassed $2bn for the first time, soon after the top Mega Millions prize hit $1.34bn. What are the impacts…

10th November 2022

Pollard Banknote continues to feel impact of instant ticket costs in Q3

Lottery solutions provider Pollard Banknote said while higher production costs for instant tickets continued to put “significant negative pressure” on margins during the third quarter,…

28th September 2022

Lottery.com handed 5 October deadline to fill remaining board seats

Online lottery ticket sales platform Lottery.com has been given until 5 October to appoint the required number of independent directors to its board audit and…

8th August 2022

BCLC names Davis as new permanent president and CEO

The British Colombia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has named Pat Davis as its new president and chief executive, while the Canadian provincial operator also announced a…

26th July 2022

IGT signs content agreement with Michigan Lottery

Gaming supplier International Game Technology (IGT) has penned an agreement with the Michigan Lottery to provide ilottery content through its remote gaming server (RGS). The…

26th July 2022

DiMatteo resigns as CEO of Lottery.com

Lottery.com has announced that Lawrence DiMatteo has resigned from his role as chief executive, marking the latest executive-level departure at the US lottery broker and…

25th February 2022

IGT finalises 20-year Rhode Island lottery extension

International Game Technology (IGT) has finalised its new comprehensive 20-year contract extension with the Rhode Island Lottery to remain the exclusive supplier of lottery, iLottery,…

19th January 2022

How iLottery’s potential is now impossible to ignore

State-run lotteries have been evaluating the iLottery opportunity for several years as a way to enhance their core offering. With the rapid expansion of sports…

5th January 2022

BCLC confirms departure of CEO Lightbody

Canadian provincial lottery operator the British Colombia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has announced that Jim Lightbody has stepped down as its chief executive and president after…

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…