The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has outlined its new three-year corporate strategy which aims to continue to protect the public and players from harm, as well as its 2021 to 2022 business plan. The new strategy will be delivered through five priority areas; protecting...
Lottery.com has acquired the domain Sports.com as part of the company’s plan to enter sports betting. CEO Tony DiMatteo said of the move: “The acquisition of the Sports.com domain is an important first step in entering the sports betting vertical. The brand name is...
Scientific Games Corporation has launched its online ilottery subscription program, Subscription Spot, for its longtime Canadian customer, Western Canadian Lottery Corporation (WCLC). Subscription Spot is available via the WCLC website and is the first instance of a true digital offering for players, allowing the...
This month’s SBC Digital Payments is set to be the only conference and exhibition to deliver an in-depth examination of the specific payments, identity verification, and compliance challenges faced by betting and gaming operators. The online event on 29 April will cover ground that...
OtherLevels, a customer engagement platform for lotteries, has signed an agreement with Vaix to provide operators with real-time personalisation and churn prevention, to enhance player retention and lifetime value for operators. Vaix, an AI solution for the igaming industry, has collected over 25 billion...
OPAP SA has expressed confidence in its growth strategy and future prospects, despite a tough end-of-year closing derailing its return towards financial stability, in its consolidated financial results for the period ended December 31, 2020. Publishing its full-year 2020 financial results, the Athens-listed...
Pollard Banknote Limited has appointed Shannon DeHaven as its new Vice President of Digital Engagement, effective April 5. In her new role, DeHaven will provide leadership to the lottery partner’s Digital Engagement team and will support its clients in the implementation of programs...
A company’s mission is to make a profit for its owners. That is also the case for lotteries, although they do not fully follow the way standard business companies operate. Responsible gaming and the restrictions that arise from gaming play a significant impact. Ultimately, lotteries also strive...
The UK Gambling Commission’s (UKGC) Executive Director Tim Miller, who leads research and policy development, has outlined the regulator’s principal objectives which will spearhead its new corporate strategy. Miller, the first UKGC executive to speak following this month’s unexpected departure of...
Scientific Games Corporation has launched its lottery retail solutions for instant game purchases in Kentucky checkout lines with SCiQ InLane technology. Through a partnership with the Kentucky Lottery, grocery retailer Kroger and branded payments program Blackhawk Network, shoppers at Lexington, Kentucky area Kroger...