The SBC Webinars series continues on Thursday 10 December when financial APIs specialist TrueLayer hosts Transforming Your Payments Strategy With Open Banking. The session will see TrueLayer’s team joined by payments specialists from GVC and Paddy Power Betfair to outline the potential offered by...
Svenska Spel has partnered with Pressbyrån, a Swedish convenience store operator, to launch its new pilot project testing the capacity of ‘coupon free’ national lottery ticket purchasing for Swedish retailers. The Swedish lottery operator will test out its new ‘coupon free’ in-store functionalities across...
OPAP SA has recorded a stable Q3 2020 trading period. However, lottery network declines continue to hamper the Athens-listed gambling group’s COVID recovery. The Greek lottery and sports betting operator stated in its financial report that it continues to side with caution, steering...
The Mississippi Lottery Corporation, along with International Game Technology PLC (IGT), has announced that IGT will contribute $10,000 annually in scholarship funds to benefit students at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) in the Magnolia State. Five individual HBCU schools (Rust College in...
Despite an overall decline in gambling activity in Colombia due to the mandatory lockdown, the Sorteo Extraordinario registered in October its highest sales in history in a month other than December. Mario Yepes del Portillo, President of Extra, revealed that sales reached around $640k,...
The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) recently took part in an Integrisport project to share ideas with Dutch law enforcement and judiciary on how it can use support from GLMS and the Dutch National Lottery, Nederlandse Loterij, to better combat sports manipulation in sports betting.
The Kansas Lottery has temporarily put a stop to in-person claims and closed its headquarters due to a rise in COVID-19 cases in the Sunflower State. For now, customers who want to claim on a winning ticket will now have to do so by...
European Lotteries has announced that its first lottery related e-learning module has been launched on its EL Learning Platform. During a workshop created for HR and L&D professionals, EL explained the set up of its learning platform and its modules, as well as...
Maltco Lotteries CEO Vasileios Kasiotakis has projected a positive future beyond COVID-19 for the lottery thanks to work it has done to mitigate the impact of the pandemic. Kasiotakis shared how Maltco adapted to the pandemic during the annual Malta Chamber of SMEs Conference,...
Camelot UK Lotteries Limited has recorded its second-best ever National Lottery ticket sales for the first six months of the 2020/21 financial year, despite an 18% hit to sales at the start of the pandemic. Publishing figures for the period 1 April - 26...