Illinois Lottery

Allwyn agrees deal to acquire Camelot Lottery Solutions

European lottery and gaming operator Allwyn has entered into an agreement to acquire Camelot Lottery Solutions from the Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan Board for an [...]

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Record year for Illinois Lottery as digital sales continue to grow

The Illinois Lottery has reported its best-ever financial year with record returns to the state of Illinois of $834m, the highest in its near 50 [...]

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Illinois Lottery player scoops $1.34bn Mega Millions jackpot

The Illinois Lottery is advising players to check their tickets after one of the tickets sold in the state scooped Friday’s $1.34bn Mega Millions jackpot.

The [...]

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Harold Mays confirmed as permanent Illinois Lottery director

The Illinois Lottery has appointed Harold Mays as its new permanent director after more than three years under his leadership as acting director.

Mays joined the [...]

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New bill aims to kickstart Illinois Lottery’s sports betting program

Illinois Senator Kimberly Lightford is hoping to kickstart the Illinois Lottery’s pilot sports betting program with a proposal to significantly reduce vendor licensing costs and [...]

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Illinois Lottery launches E-Claims portal

The Illinois Lottery has launched E-Claims as a new option for players to claim their lottery winnings online.

The new e-claims portal on the Illinois Lottery [...]

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Intralot deploys new Fast Play draw games for Illinois Lottery

Athens-listed gaming and lottery supplier Intralot has introduced a new type of lottery draw game with partner Camelot Illinois, the private manager of the Illinois [...]

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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) [...]

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Illinois Lottery seeks information from sports betting providers

The Illinois Lottery is seeking information from sports betting technology and services providers to help shape its upcoming request for proposals.

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Illinois Lottery generates record funds for public schools

The Illinois Lottery has revealed that a record $731m will be distributed to the state’s Common School Fund for the fiscal year ended 30 June [...]

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Governor Pritzker signs Illinois gaming expansion bill

Illinois is set to significantly expand its gaming market after Governor J. B. Pritzker signed legislation Friday to legalise sports betting and authorise six new [...]

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SBTech appoints Melissa Riahei to head up US business

Sports betting technology provider SBTech has appointed experienced gaming and lottery executive Melissa Riahei to lead the company’s US business.

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