iLottery

12th June 2019

Oregon Senator files amendment to block mobile betting

The Oregon State Lottery’s plans to roll out mobile wagering ahead of the 2019 National Football League (NLF) could be halted by a proposed amendment…

11th June 2019

California Governor appoints new lottery director

California Governor Gavin Newsom has appointed former tribal lobbyist Alva Johnson as director of the State Lottery.  Johnson replaces Hugo Lopez, who announced that he…

7th June 2019

Oregon Lottery signs sportsbook contract with SBTech

The Oregon State Lottery and SBTech have signed a contract that will see the supplier’s technology used to power the state’s mobile and retail sportsbook…

30th May 2019

ICE North America Interview: Charles McIntyre, New Hampshire Lottery

Speaking at ICE North America, Charles McIntyre, executive director of the New Hampshire Lottery, discusses the Department of Justice’s revised opinion on the Wire Act,…

28th May 2019

Intralot makes first Canadian move with BCLC

Intralot has signed a contract with the British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC), the lottery and gaming solutions provider’s first deal in the Canadian market.  The…

20th May 2019

IGT Q1 revenue falls as US gaming and lottery divisions struggle

International Game Technology (IGT) has reported a 5% year-on-year decline in group revenue for the first quarter of 2019, a result of lower revenue from…

15th May 2019

Totally Gaming Academy: 2019 training calendar for professionals

Totally Gaming Academy course topics for 2019 to 2020 include casino, land-based & online gaming, AML & CFT, lottery, slots, affiliate or sportsbook management, responsible…

13th May 2019

Regulators, legislators are new referees in sports betting evolution

If state lotteries are permitted to move into the sports betting vertical, there could be significant consequences for the land-based casino sector, writes Spectrum Gaming’s Michael…

9th May 2019

State of the Union: Montana, Wire Act, Colorado and more

This week’s State of the Union, in partnership with Segev LLP, covers Montana becoming the first state to pass sports betting legislation in 2019. In…

9th May 2019

Washington DC sports betting legislation becomes law

The sports betting legislation enacted by the Washington DC Council in January has now formally passed into law, following a 60-day congressional review. This paves…

8th May 2019

In blockchain we trust

Despite the industry’s best efforts, a negative attitude towards gambling still prevails in some markets, writes Igor Kozhurenko. But operators can slash these levels of…

8th May 2019

Digital direction

Michigan Lottery has been at the forefront of online lottery provision in the US. Shannon DeHaven, deputy director of digital operations, gives iGB North America…

24th April 2019

Jackpocket hands advisory role to former Scientific Games CEO

Mobile lottery start-up Jackpocket appoints SBTech chairman Gavin Isaacs as a senior advisor

9th April 2019

Lotteries not impacted by Wire Act opinion, DoJ claims

The revised stance on the 1961 Wire Act did not address the legality of lotteries, the Department of Justice has claimed