The Global Lottery Monitoring System, in conjunction with both European Lotteries and the World Lottery Association, is preparing to launch its first joint sports integrity webinar since the COVID-19 outbreak on 23-25 June. The webinar is set to address topics such as the ‘new...
Quanta, the Isle of Man based Blockchain Lottery operator, has officially unveiled the appointment of Frank Schuengel who is set to take up the role of Chief Operating Officer at the organisation's Nigerian subsidiaries. Schuengel’s appointment is in line with Quanta’s current focus which...
Camelot CEO Nigel Railton has cited a strategic review of the UK's National Lottery business as one of the reasons behind a record £7.9bn ticket sales and resilient performance during the COVID-19 outbreak.He said: “Three years on from our strategic review, we are seeing growth across all...
Scientific Games Corporation has officially announced that Michael Eklund will become the group’s new Chief Financial Officer as of June 1, taking over the role from current incumbent Michael Quartieri.   Quartieri is now expected to remain in full-time employment with Scientific Games until June...
Isle of Man based blockchain lottery operator Quanta has officially announced the appointment of Ioannis Papachristou as the group’s new SVP, Managing Director of its Isle of Man branch. Described by the organisation as ‘dynamic and motivated’, Papachristou brings experience in managing operations and...
With the March arrival of the COVID-19 pandemic in Brazil, several state governments decided to shut down commercial activities and establish mandatory quarantines. However, the decree wasn’t backed by President Jair Bolsonaro, who advocated against the closure of these industries. Despite the opposition from...
Following its recent announcement regarding the departure of CEO and Board of Directors member, Damian Cope, Greek gaming operator OPAP has unveiled chief commercial officer Jan Karas as company's acting CEO. While Cope announced his decision to step down as CEO of the group...
An announcement made by Governor Ned Lamont has revealed that he is nominating Rob Simmelkjaer to fill a vacancy as chairperson of the Connecticut Lottery Corporation’s Board of Directors.  Simmelkjaer, who is the founder and CEO of Persona Media, has spent most of his...
The National Lottery Heritage Fund has announced that it will now accept applications for larger grants to cover up to four months of essential emergency costs arising from the COVID-19 health crisis.  The new larger Heritage Emergency Fund grants, made possible through the funding...
Isle of Man based blockchain lottery operator Quanta has officially announced the appointment of Stelios P Michaelides as the group’s new Chief Compliance Officer. With over 40 years of managerial experience, in which he has ensured optimal financial and business operations across extremely diverse...