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...
International Game Technology (IGT) posted a sobering set of Q1 financials this week for the period ended March 31, 2020. The company declared a tough opening to 2020 trading, reporting that COVID-19 restrictions have impacted ‘all business segments operating all primary revenue streams’. The...
ZEAL Network, the online provider of German state-licensed lottery products, has published its Q1 financial report in which it unveiled a 108% increase in its billings from €67.4m in 2019 to €140m in the first quarter of 2020.  The promising start to the 2020...
Scientific Games Corporation has been awarded a new, three-year contract to provide instant games to LOTTO Thüringen in central Germany. The company won the contract, which may be extended by one additional year, following a competitive procurement process based on its value added products and services including...
Chinese lottery, games and entertainment technology company AGTech Holdings Limited,has published its Q1 results for the three months ended March 31, 2020 revealing a revenue decrease of roughly 32.3% when compared to Q1 2019. The revenue recorded by the group totalled HK$13.7m with...
Scientific Games Corporation has posted its Q1 financials for the period ended March 31, 2020, with the COVID-19 pandemic taking its inevitable toll on the headline figures. First quarter revenue, reported the firm, decreased 13% to $725m versus $837m year-on-year.  Updating investors, SG confirmed...
Gaming test laboratory and product compliance consultancy BMM Testlabs has unveiled experienced lottery and gaming professional Julian Borg-Barthet as the organisation's new VP of iGaming Business Development. In his new role Borg-Barthet is set to be responsible for generating and retaining business across all...
News outlet The Oregonian has confirmed that Oregon Lottery officials are expected to furlough most workers and terminate 60 jobs in response to a budget gap caused as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. The job cuts come six weeks after state locals last...
With day three of the SBC Digital Summit well underway, director at igaming performance, Paul McNea, told delegates of the need for innovation in technology within the betting and gaming industry - and why there seems to be a lack of it. Leading the...