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Camelot has launched a new national advertising campaign showcasing the impact National Lottery players have on UK good causes through ticket sales.
UK National Lottery operator Camelot has launched a new national advertising campaign that showcases the impact National Lottery Good Causes funding has on UK society and the positives derived from ticket sales. Running across TV, Radio, Digital and OOH, the campaign first aired on...
Finnish Gambling Consultants' Jari Vähänen explains why lotteries can’t improve the gambling industry's reputation alone in his latest Lottery Daily column.
The collapse of the gambling industry's reputation threatens the future of the industry as a whole. In principle, gambling is a dangerous activity, which is why states have always regulated it. The societal debate on gambling problems and other dangerous gambling-related activities has clearly intensified, at least...
Panellists at the SBC Digital Payments event agreed that ‘repetition’ is key to removing the ‘fear’ from adopting methods of digital verification.
Panellists at the SBC Digital Payments event agreed that the ‘repetition’ process is key to removing the ‘fear’ from adopting methods of digital verification not just within the gambling industry but among other sectors too. Industry leaders participating in ‘The opportunity for Digital ID...
Costa Rica’s JPS will investigate a possible database breach after people received emails from an electoral candidate after buying electronic lottery tickets.
Costa Rica’s Social Protection Board (JPS) will initiate an investigation to verify if there was a database breach after receiving several complaints from people who had received emails from an electoral candidate after buying electronic lottery tickets. The complaints arise after several people received...
GambleAware has published its new ‘Organisational Strategy’ which pledges to deliver an integrated approach to prevent gambling harms.
GambleAware has published its new ‘Organisational Strategy’ incorporating commissioning, research, communications, and the wider business, guided by the overarching vision of creating a society safe from gambling harms. To help accomplish this vision, the charity has broken down its five-year Organisational Strategy into four...
Lottery.com's WinTogether Trust has entered into an agreement with Countable to boost its social philanthropy efforts online.
Online lottery platform Lottery.com has announced that its charitable sweepstakes platform, WinTogether Trust, has entered into an agreement with Countable Corp to “reimagine the future of engaging communities online for WinTogether’s charitable initiatives”. Combined, Countable and WinTogether aim to propel financial success for top...
Loterie Romande has decided to distribute 3.5m francs to over 800 cafés, bars and restaurants that are the lottery’s sales partners in Switzerland.
French-speaking Swiss lottery Loterie Romande has decided to distribute 3.5m francs to over 800 cafés, bars and restaurants that are the lottery’s sales partners in Switzerland, providing support to a sector that has been greatly affected by the pandemic. The lottery’s Board of Directors...
Samaritans has published its first best practice guidance for operators to help them adopt practical steps to prevent gambling-related suicide.
Samaritans, the UK mental health charity, has published its first best practice guidance for the gambling industry to help operators understand and adopt practical steps to prevent gambling-related suicide. The organisation has also undertaken a programme of work to further understand gambling as...
The Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC) has commissioned two new reports questioning a potential link between legalising online gambling and problem gambling.
The Atlantic Lottery Corporation (ALC) has commissioned two new reports questioning a potential link between legalising online gambling and an increase in problem gambling. The two reports reached contrasting opinions on whether online gambling leads to a higher degree of unhealthy gambling behaviour,...
This week’s SBC Digital Payments conference will feature 40 of the world’s leading experts on payments and compliance issues in the betting industry.
This week’s SBC Digital Payments conference and exhibition is set to feature a line-up of 40 of the world’s leading experts on payments and compliance issues in the betting and gaming industry. The online event on Thursday 29 April will focus on the unique...