Live betting games from lottery supplier Pin Projekt are to be made available to SBTech after the two companies sealed a distribution deal. As part of the agreement, SBTech will offer Pin Projekt’s live service which features over 2,000 daily draws from four different studios, while also...
Ian Kent Levy, Deputy Chairman of Supreme Ventures Limited, owner of the Jamaica Lottery Company, has filed an application in the country's Supreme Court in an attempt to delay or stop the regulator, the Betting, Gaming and Lotteries Commission, granting a second gaming licence.
A statement released by Neil McArthur, chief executive officer of the UK Gambling Commission (UKGC), has confirmed that following Public Health England guidance, it has informed all of its staff to work remotely until further notice.  The move to have all employees work from...
Rio de Janeiro’s state lottery service, Loteria do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (LOTERJ), has announce a suspension to its services until 28 March due to the ongoing COVID-19 global outbreak.  The decision, which has been made by the Secretary of State for Economic...
An official announcement from Novamedia, the Postcode Lottery operator, has confirmed that founder Boudewijn Poelmann has stepped down from his role as the organisation’s CEO and chairman.  Poelmann’s decision coincides with the lottery operator surpassing the €10bn mark in charitable donations, and despite stepping...
Spinola Gaming, a global digital and online lottery software provider, has announced it will offer immediate support to operators worldwide following the disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.  The decision made by the software provider comes as a result of the disruption caused across...
Finnish monopoly operator Veikkaus saw its Lotto segment increase revenue by 9% for the 2019 fiscal year despite registering a 4% year-on-year reduction on its gross gaming revenue (GGR). Despite its year-on-year loss, the Finnish operator registered a GGR of €1.69bn and a profit...
Megalotto, a new lottery and gaming brand backed by Optimizer Invest, has announced it will be going live in multiple markets after securing its licenses from the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA). Having secured these licenses, the operator is now set to target a multitude...
The Global Lottery Monitoring System (GLMS) has officially announced the appointment of Cassandra Matilde Fernandes as the organisation’s new Legal and Projects Manager. Set to join the GLMS team in Lausanne on 1 April, Fernandes holds an LLM from UC Berkeley, a Masters in...
Ontario Lottery and Gaming (OLG) has officially announced the immediate closure of its lotto centre as the Ontario region continues its response to counter the COVID-19 pandemic. As a result, only prizes up to $10,000 are able to be redeemed with the agency stating...