The Social Protection Board (JPS) of Costa Rica has revealed it is analysing five proposals that wish to obtain the authorisation to operate online gambling in the country, including electronic lottery and sports betting. The process to receive offers from national and international operators...
Lottery umbrella organisations, the European Lotteries (EL) and the World Lottery Association (WLA), recently came together to conduct a webinar about the impact of the pandemic on sports betting. The sports betting operations of both EL and WLA members were drastically affected by the...
Pollard Banknote Limited has been awarded a primary contract from the Idaho Lottery to provide scratch ticket printing, following a competitive procurement process. According to the terms of the contract, Pollard Banknote will provide at least 71% of the lottery’s instant scratch tickets on...
Sportech’s CEO Richard McGuire has stated the betting firm performed ‘better than initially forecast’ in its 2020 financial report and that he’s ‘encouraged by the resilience shown’ by the company. Sportech has published its financial results for the 12-month trading period ended December 31,...
Online lottery platform Lottery.com has appointed Katie Lever as its first Chief Legal Officer, who will be further supported on the board of advisors by gaming compliance experts Mark Lipparelli and Ron Hopkinson. Lever previously served as General Counsel to some of the gaming...
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...
Fintech company Sightline Payments, a provider of cashless solutions for lottery operators, casino resorts and sports betting, has secured $100m in strategic growth investment. Led by Cannae Holdings and William P Foley II, owner of the Vegas Golden Knights and recently appointed Chairman of...
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...