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Thursday August 6, 2020 (Updated 12:30 AEST)
  • German Lotto "6 out of 49" Will Cost More from September. An Upper Limit for the Jackpot is Also to be Introduced.
  • William Hill Shuts Another 119 Stores as More Punters Shift Online.
Thursday August 6, 2020 (Updated 10:30 AEST)
  • Cryptocurrency Company Launches New Bitcoin Lottery.
  • ZenSports Inks Deal with Strategic Gaming Management for Nevada Sports Betting Expansion.
  • Online Gambling Should Face £100 A Month Cap on Spend.
  • Government "Wrecking Ball" to Casino Industry is Costing Millions and Half the Jobs are Now "At Risk" Warns BGC.
  • Gambling Review and Reform: Towards A New Regulatory Framework.
  • The Betting and Gaming Council Responds to Social Market Foundation Report.
  • US Ambassador Expresses Concern at the Use of Chinese Firm as the Back-End Provider for New Jamaican Lottery Company.
  • The Centenary of Brazilian Participation in the Olympic Games Will be Celebrated with the Release of a Special Commemorative Issue of Federal Lottery Tickets.
  • International Payment Technology Firm Gears Up to Offer Secure Online Payment Processing for Indiana's Sports Betting Industry.
  • Global Sports Betting Operator Teams Up with NBA's Indiana Pacers.


  • IGT ADVANTAGE System and Solutions Selected by Australia's Spectacular New Crown Sydney Hotel Resort.
  • Operators Rally for US National and State Lotteries to Go Digital.
  • IGT Recognized as Only Gaming Company Finalist in 2020 CR Reporting Awards for Sustainability Reporting Excellence.
  • BF Games Partners with Crocobet in Georgia.


Thursday August 6, 2020
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Eagles Second-Chance Drawing from The Pennsylvania Lottery Offers Chance to Win Tickets to A Game, Money To Play Online.
The Hoosier Lottery Celebrates "Metal-Worthy Moments" with Chances to Win Up to $250,000 Instantly.
Wisconsin Lottery Sales Jump During Pandemic.
Caixa Extends Contract for Distribution of Lottery Tickets and Supplies.
Government Revenue from the Tax on Lottery Prizes Up 1.3% in 1H 2020.
DGOJ Publish Annual Report on Spain's National Online Gambling Market 2019; Online Gambling Grew 7.04%.
US Patent Application Filed for System and Method for Wagering on Virtual Elements Overlaying a Sports Betting Field.
US Patent Application Filed for System and Method for Customizing Sports Betting Pre-Commitment Configurations.
Many Questions Remain Unanswered Concerning the Proposed National Gaming Authority.
German Gaming Association CEO Calls for Payment Providers to Stop Processing Financial Transactions for Online Casinos.
Should Finland follow Sweden as Illegal Online Casino Providers Challenge Government-Owned Operator Veikkaus.
Over 150 Gamblers Arrested in Large-Scale Illegal Vietnam Gambling Ring.
Bwin Secures Pro League Betting Streaming Rights in Wider Sponsorship Tie-Up.
Gauselmann Group Subsidiary Ups Shareholding in Belgian Sportsbook Company, Increasing Its 50.1% Stake to 74.9%.
ALOT Solutions Makes Significant Investment in G Games (formerly called Gamevy).
ORYX Gaming and Soft2Bet Join Forces.

Wednesday August 5, 2020
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China Ministry of Finance Report National Lottery Sales for June 2020.
Lotofácil de la Caixa Moves to Six Weekly Draws.
Pennsylvania Lottery Generates More Than $1 Billion for Ninth Consecutive Year to Benefit PA Seniors.
Virginia Lottery Launches Keno Game with Top Prize of $1 million The New Game Offers Frequent Drawings and a Chance to Win Big!
Bill Permitting Lottery Players to Electronically Validate Lottery Claims Passes Full Assembly, Heads to Senate.
Winners Announced from the First Monopoly™ Bonus Promotion Drawing.
President Orders Some Lotto Outlets to Remain in Lockdown.
Petition Filed Against Cricket Superstar for Endorsing Online Gambling Sites.
The Austrian Police Have Published Their Interim Report on the Fight Against Illegal Gambling.
Unibet Officially Enters Indiana Sports Betting Market.
Fans Can Now Place Bets in an American Sports Arena for the First Time.
PGA Tour Strikes Sports Betting Partnership with BetMGM.
Tabcorp ASX Announcement: Expected Non-Cash Goodwill Impairment Charges and FY20 Preliminary Unaudited Results.
International Game Technology PLC Reports Second Quarter 2020 Results.
Red Tiger Live in Estonia with Betsafe.
Soft2Bet Enhances Nordic Influence with Frumzi Launch.

Tuesday August 4, 2020
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Irish National Lottery Reminds Punters Dreams Can Come True with Comedic Inspirational Spot.
Chainlink Collaborates with Colorado State Lottery to Create Innovative Web3 Games.
Idaho Lottery Issues RFP for Scratch Ticket Games Printing.
The Virginia Lottery is Currently Seeking a Manager of Financial Reviews - Gaming Licensing to Join Its Newly Created Gaming Compliance Department.
US Patent Application Filed for Class Ii Bingo Gaming System with Persistent Elements.
US Patent Issued for Lottery Ticket Dispenser Array with Stacked Lottery Ticket Modules.
Calls for a Federal Government Crackdown on Corporate Bookmakers During the Pandemic.
A Cross-Party Inquiry to be Launched into the Impact of Gambling Amid Concern of Money Laundering and Spiralling Debt.
Gambling Commission Display of Licensed Status Consultation Response.
Response to Information Requirements, Regulatory Returns and Official Statistics Consultation.
A Note from the Desk of the CEO, American Gaming Association.
Chip Polston Honoured with the National Council on Problem Gambling's (NCPG's) Don Hulen Award for Advocacy.
Massachusetts Sports Betting Delayed After Senate Removes Proposal from Economic Development Bill.
Macau Gaming Revenues Fall by 94.5 Percent Year-on-Year in July.
IGT and FanDuel Group Strike Multi-Year Sports Betting and iGaming Agreement for Entire U.S. Market.
SBC Announces Digital Future for Europe, America, CIS & Africa.
OneTouch Inks Partnership with Slotegrator.

Monday August 3, 2020
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New Jersey Lottery Announces Fiscal Year 2020 Sales; Down 7.7% Compared to the Prior Year.
Lotto NZ Expects a Sales Decline of 8.4 Percent for the FY2020/2021. Introduces the Sensational 'PICK 3' Lottery.
1H2020: La Française des Jeux (FDJ) Announce Good Recovery in Activity Since Mid-May & Preservation of the EBITDA Margin Rate Thanks to the Savings Plan.
Changes to Society Lotteries Come Into Effect Today.
US Patent Issued for Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket System and Method with Foreign Language Templates.
US Patent Issued for Multi-Lingual Enabled Scratch-Off Lottery Ticket System and Method.
Betting and Gaming Council Welcomes Plans to Re-Open Scottish Casinos and Bingo Halls and a Boost to Betting Shops as Machines Allowed Back On.
Macau Gaming Workers Boast Lower Gambling Participation Rate Than Other Places - Study.
City Ponders Relicensing River Casinos for Economic Benefit.
Changes to Remote Key Equipment Take Effect from 29 July 2020.
New Zealand's RITA Finalises TAB NZ Transition.
GVC Address Press Speculation in Respect of HMRC investigation.
State-Run Gaming Corp. Suffers Net Loss of P1.6 Billion in H1.
International Game Technology PLC to Host Second Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call on Tuesday, August 4, 2020.
Realistic Games Set to Illuminate the Industry with Fireworks Game Changer.

Friday July 31, 2020
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Annual Charity Lottery Sales Limit Increase Comes Into Effect.
Lottery Consumer Hits Billion-Dollar Jackpot with NT$200 Outlay.
Maltco Lotteries Donates €50,000 to the Responsible Gaming Foundation.
Spain's Lottery Sales in 2019 Come in 2.8% Higher Than in 2018.
LOTTO Hamburg Report Good Interim Results in the First Half of 2020.
Kentucky Lottery Sales and Proceeds Set New Record in Fiscal Year 2020.
Asian Racing Federation Boosts Fight Against Illegal Betting with Former Victoria Police Chief Commissioner and Interpol Expert.
Rhode Island Sportsbooks Generate $18.7m in Betting Revenue in 2020.
Massachusetts House Approves Sports Betting Bill, Senate Set to Take Up Issue.
Nevada Casino Winnings Down 45.5% in June.
Salsa Technology Adds Its Video Bingos to Betomall Games Platform.
Lightning Box to Supply Games to Ruby Seven Studios.

Monday August 3, 2020
Vol. 92 No. 5

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IGT Drives Casino Hardware Innovation with Nationwide Launch of PeakSlant49 Cabinet.
INTRALOT Signs Contract with Nederlandse Loterij.
Kentucky Lottery Sales and Proceeds Set New Record in Fiscal Year 2020.
CIBELAE and the World Lottery Association Will Deepen Their Joint Work on Responsible Gambling and Safety.
New Jersey Lottery Presents Bonus Check to Hudson County Retailer for Selling the $124 Million Mega Millions Jackpot Winning Ticket.
Uzbekistan Begins Consultation on Launch of National Lottery.
Ohio Lottery Reports Sales of $4.3 Billion with Profits of $1.13 billion for Education.
CT Lottery's New "Fast Play" Progressive Game Creates First Jackpot Winner. Jackpocket Lottery App Partners with Sightline, Launches Play+ for App Users.
$729 Million Raised - A New Record -- for Education in North Carolina.
The Global Lottery Monitoring System Launch Betting Sponsorship Study.
New Hampshire Lottery Launches IWG Digital e-Instant Games.
AGA Commends Legislation to Eliminate Unnecessary Taxes on Legal Sportsbook Operators, Provide Needed COVID-19 Relief.
JCM Global® and Cash Processing Solutions Enter into Partnership to Bring Complete Cash Handling Solutions to Casinos.

Monday July 27
Vol. 92 No. 4

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INTRALOT Deploys AI-Driven Betting Product in Malta.
The All-New Keno Go Game Available State-Wide on July 19.
Gaming Laboratories International (GLI®) Releases Revised Standard: “GLI-19 Standards for Interactive Gaming Systems V3.0”.
Fast Play – CT Lottery’s New Category of Games – Launches July 20 with “Jumbo Bucks.”
Missouri Lottery Director to Chair Powerball Group.
Tennessee Lottery’s FY 2020 Proceeds Bring Total Raised for Education to More Than Five and A Half Billion Dollars.
INTRALOT Extends Contract with the Vermont Lottery to Provide Lottery Solutions and Services.
Svenska Spel Report Stable Operating Profit Despite Difficult Times in 1H FY2020.
Maryland Lottery Introduces New Ravens-themed Scratch-offs.
Mississippi Lottery Corporation Announces June Transfer to the State.
Illinois Lottery Reopens Four of Five Claim Centers by Appointment Only.
MA Lottery Produces Estimated $979 Million in Net Profit for the Commonwealth in Fiscal Year 2020.
Camelot Lottery Solutions Receives Responsible Gaming Certification from World Lottery Association.
Texas Lottery Launches Nation’s First In-Lane Receipt Ticket.
Kiron and Complianza Establish Co-Operation in Nordic Region.

Monday July 20
Vol. 92 No. 3

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First Virtual Seminar "Introduction to the Administration and Management of Games of Chance" in Argentina.
INTRALOT’s Bill Keleris Wins First Place at Bloomen Blockchain Hackathon.
Global Lottery Monitoring System Publishes 2020 Mid-term Monitoring & Intelligence Report.
Nationwide Momentum Increases for New IGT Cobalt 27 Cabinet with VLT Distribution Approval in Louisiana.
INTRALOT Delivers E*SOCCER Betting in Malta.
Louisiana Lottery Official Mobile App Launches with Free Download.
Arkansas Lottery Claim Center Reopens Today.
Illinois Lottery Launches Booming Bucks Instant Ticket to Fund STEAM Programs.
Maltco Lotteries Enhances Games Portfolio by Introducing E-Soccer.
Georgia Lottery Raises a Record $1.23B for HOPE and Pre-K.
Tenlot Group Appoints VP Sports.
Pennsylvania Lottery Winners Claimed More Than $243 Million in Scratch-Off Prizes in June.
Carolina Panthers’ Ticket Offers $200,000 Top Prizes and VIP NFL Experiences.
SC Education Lottery Reports a Record Win for Education with $492.8 Million Transfer.
Veikkaus Tightens Restrictions on Age Limit Control.

Monday July 13
Vol. 92 No. 2

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INTRALOT Has Been Shortlisted for the Global Gaming Awards 2020.
New ALEA Online Debate on Illegal Play.
IGT Raises the Bar with Launch of PeakBarTop Cabinet.
COVID-19: Lotteries in Recovery Mode.
Washington’s Lottery Celebrates Contributions to Communities During Second-Annual Lottery Week, July 13-17.
BCLC Contracts with iTel to Support Lottery Network Services.
Arizona Lottery Waives Annual License Fees for Third Straight Year.
Illinois Lottery Temporarily Closes Claim Centers, Reopening Soon.
Danske Spil Appoints Nikolas Lyhne-Knudsen as Its New CEO.
NetEnt’s Mega Fortune Pays Out Record-Breaking €2.6 Million Jackpot to Svenska Spel Sport & Casino Customer.
Hoosier Lottery Executive Director Sarah M. Taylor Named President of Multi-State Lottery Association.
IGT Advances Slot Play in Pennsylvania Truck Stops with CrystalDual 27 and CrystalSlant Video Gaming Terminals.
Paysafe and NeoPollard Interactive Expand Partnership into North Carolina Lottery Market.
Illinois Lottery Announce Change to Lotto Jackpot Increments.

Monday July 6
Vol. 92 No. 1

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Jumbo Interactive Announce Long Running Channel Partnership with Tabcorp Extended for 10 Years to 2030.
IGT PlayDigital, PlayRGS Solution and PlayCasino Content Advance Digital Gaming for Svenska Spel Sport & Casino in Sweden.
Lotteries Resilient to COVID Collapse.
Kentucky Lottery Sees Rebound, Solid Sales Months.
The ONCE Approves Its Second Corporate Social Responsibility Master Plan.
The Secretary of State Has Reappointed Stephen Cohen as Commissioner of the Gambling Commission.
NeoPollard Interactive Congratulates Virginia Lottery on Successful iLottery Launch.
Passing of Racing Industry Bill Signals New Era for New Zealand Racing and Sport.
Realistic Games Launches BAR-X™ Pull Tab in Collaboration with Electrocoin.
IGT Streamlines Business and Leadership Under New Organizational Structure.
Camelot Lottery Solutions and Arkansas Scholarship Lottery Agree Two-year Contract Extension.
Sportradar Signs 10 Year Agreement with European Handball Federation for Data Collection & Distribution Rights.

Monday June 29
Vol. 91 No. 13

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FDJ Supports Its Network of Partner Merchants with An Advertising Campaign.
INTRALOT Powers Taiwan Sports Lottery Corporation with new CMS Solution and eSports Games.
Costa Rican Social Protection Board (JPS) Launches Its Online Lottery Sales Channel.
FDJ Launch "Go Mojo", A New Free Interactive Gaming Platform.
Mr Philip N L Chen Becomes 25th Chairman of The Hong Kong Jockey Club; Mr Michael T H Lee becomes Deputy Chairman.
China’s Ministry of Finance Release National Lottery Sales for May 2020.
NJ Lottery Announce Updates to Core Games.
The Florida Lottery Announce A New Limited-Time Mega Millions® Promotion.
Global Lottery Monitoring System Launch Operational Hub on the American Continent.
Peter Christensen Appointed Chairman of the Board of Danske Spil A/S.
Dutch Association Endorses EGBA’s New Data Protection Code.
Bigger Jackpots Coming to Jersey Cash 5.
Florida Lottery Receives Financial Reporting Award for the Third Consecutive Year.
There’s a Murder to be Solved in NetEnt’s Latest Release Cash Noire™.
Glendale Couple Claims $410 Million Mega Millions® Lottery Jackpot.
Atlético-MG Announce INTRALOT as New Sponsor.
Florida Lottery Warns of Scam Targeting Elderly in South Florida.
Nominations Are Now Being Accepted for KYCPG’s Arch L. Gleason Industry Award for Responsible Gambling Leadership.
‘It Could Be You’ – New National Lottery Ad Campaign from Camelot Lets Nation Know That It Still Could Be Them.

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