Scientific Games Corporation has congratulated its instant game partner, the Florida Lottery, for breaking a fifth consecutive US record for single week retail sales of scratch-off games. Floridians purchased $193,542,083 in scratch-offs the week ending February 28, 2021, smashing the previous record and creating...
SBC’s live events programme is set to make its much-anticipated return with the CasinoBeats Summit 2021 conference and exhibition at the InterContinental in St Julian’s, Malta on 13-15 July. The dedicated igaming industry event will take place in a special integrated live and online...
France’s unified gambling regulator L’Autorité Nationale des Jeux (ANJ) has published its ‘Gambling and Confinement’ survey analysing players’ gambling behaviours, habits and feelings during the country’s second national lockdown. The survey was conducted by market research agency Harris Interactive and forms part of...
The Secretariat of Special Projects of the Federal District of Brazil has published the list of companies that have been pre-selected to continue with the process to develop a local lottery. The process kicked off in February, and in order to select the most...
L’Autorité Nationale des Jeux (ANJ), France’s new unified gambling regulator, has reported in its first annual market summary that French online gambling achieved record results despite the COVID-19 pandemic. The country’s online betting industry recorded total revenues of €1.74bn, up 22% on full-year 2019...
The Connecticut Lottery Corporation’s (CT Lottery) Board of Directors, Chair Rob Simmelkjaer and President and CEO Greg Smith, has released a statement regarding Governor Ned Lamont’s landmark agreement between the state and its two tribal nations on sports betting and online gaming. Lamont and...
The people of Alabama could soon have an opportunity to vote on gambling for the first time since 1999, as its state Senate Committee advanced a lottery bill on Wednesday. According to The Fresno Bee, the Senate Tourism and Marketing Committee approved a lottery...
The SBC Webinars series continues on Tuesday 23 March when GiG presents The Digital Transformation Journey, an in-depth look at how to create a seamless player experience across an operator’s retail sites and online offering.  The session will examine each key stage of the...
International Game Technology PLC (IGT) has signed a multi-year licensing agreement with Authentic Brands Group (ABG), granting the firm exclusive property licensing rights to develop and distribute Elvis Presley-themed lottery games throughout the US and Canada. In addition to instant tickets, draw-based games, and...
The surging popularity of mobile betting and gaming in multiple African markets, and the impact of the trend on operators, is set to be a central theme of this month’s SBC Digital Africa conference and exhibition. The online event on 30 - 31 March...