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Vermont Lottery extends Intralot partnership

Athens-listed gaming and lottery supplier Intralot has signed a contract extension to continue supplying its lottery and gaming systems to the Vermont Lottery.

Through its US subsidiary, Intralot will continue to supply its LOTOS central system, Photon terminals and Winstations to the lottery, whose proceeds help contribute to the Vermont Education [...]

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Svenska Spel

Svenska Spel revenue falls 19% in tough second quarter

Swedish state-owned gaming operator Svenska Spel has reported a 19 per cent drop in net gaming revenue to SEK1.64bn (€158.9m) for the second quarter of 2020.

Revenue was negatively impacted by restrictions due to the COVID-19 pandemic, with revenue from the Sport & Casino business down 37 per cent to SEK291m [...]

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Swedish iGaming growth driven by minority of licensed operators

The latest figures from Swedish gambling regulator Spelinspektionen show that the regulated iGaming market grew by 6 per cent year-on-year in May, despite the majority of licensed operators recording a decline for the month.

Online betting and gaming was the only segment of the regulated Swedish gambling market to grow revenue [...]

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Illinois Lottery to boost STEAM programs with new instant ticket

The Illinois Lottery has expanded its instant ticket portfolio with a new game that will raise funds for science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) programs in Illinois' public schools.

The Booming Bucks instant ticket costs $2 and gives players the chance to win up to $20,000, with all proceeds supporting [...]

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Canada’s Alberta province to allow online sales of 50/50 raffles

Charities in the Canadian province of Alberta are set to benefit from new rules relating to the sale of 50/50 raffle tickets to adults within the province.

Regulatory authority Alberta Gaming, Liquor & Cannabis (AGLC) has approved online sales of large 50/50 raffles in an effort to increase proceeds for Alberta’s [...]

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Spain sees strong iGaming growth ahead of new advertising restrictions

Spain’s regulated online gaming market recorded a 12.5 per cent increase in first quarter gross gaming revenue, driven by strong performances across all products.

Gross gaming revenue (GGR) amounted to €217.97m in Q1 2020, with sports betting accounting for half of total market GGR at €110.62m, an increase of 8.65 per [...]

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Paysafe expands NeoPollard Interactive deal to enter North Carolina

Payments provider Paysafe Group has expanded its partnership with NeoPollard Interactive to provide its services to the North Carolina Education Lottery.

North Carolina becomes the latest US state lottery to integrate Paysafe’s online payment services with its NeoPollard-powered iLottery platform, following in the footsteps of the Michigan, Virginia and New Hampshire [...]

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STS Gaming completes acquisition of software provider Betsys

Central European bookmaker STS Gaming Group has taken over full ownership of Czech betting and gaming software provider Betsys.

Having previously held a majority stake in Betsys, STS said that the investment would help to further the operator’s growth as it expands its online operations across Europe.

Betsys currently powers STS’ online [...]

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Tenlot Group appoints new VP for sports betting expansion

Lottery and gaming operator Tenlot Group is expanding its sports betting division with the appointment of experienced executive Chanoch Ben Simchon.

As vice president of sports operations, Simchon will be responsible for all technology, innovation and operations as Tenlot looks to expand its sports betting offering across Africa and South and [...]

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Pragmatic Play

Pragmatic Play to roll out new bingo product for Lottoland

Gaming supplier Pragmatic Play has agreed a deal to provide its newly launched bingo product to Gibraltar-based operator Lottoland.

With its slots portfolio already live with the operator, Pragmatic Play will now also provide Lottoland with five different bingo variants (30, 50, 75, 80 and 90-ball), as well as its exclusive [...]

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Data shows fall in UK gambling participation during lockdown

The UK Gambling Commission (UKGC) has published new data on the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown on gambling behaviour, revealing an overall decrease in active players accounts between April and May.

The latest data from the UKGC and YouGov COVID-19 Tracker reflects two months of full lockdown in April and May, [...]

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888 Holdings

888 extends Delaware Lottery iGaming deal until 2022

London-listed gaming operator 888 Holdings has extended its exclusive iGaming contract with the Delaware Lottery for a further two years.

888 has powered the Delaware Lottery’s iGaming platform since 2013, introducing a tri-state poker network in 2018 to allow poker players to be pooled with other players from New Jersey and [...]

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