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Maltco Lotteries Limited
Address: Hal Mann Buildings, 2nd Floor, Saint Michael Street, Iklin BZN 11 Malta.
E-mail Address:
Phone: +356 2388 3000
Fax: +356 2142 2157
Population: 401,880 (est. 2007)
Operations Director:
Dr. John Katakis
Dimitrios Tagalis
Year Lottery Founded: 2004
Sales FY 2006: 30.2 Million (Maltese lira )
Number of Employees: 50
On-line Vendor: Intralot S.A.
Internet Gaming System: N/A
Instant Ticket Vendor: N/A
Games Offered: Super Five, lotto and scratchers (instant tickets) are offered, while sports betting and keno will be launched in the near future.
Jurisdiction: Malta

Background Info

Limited has an exclusive licence to operate all National Lottery games in Malta. The company is currently operating most of the games which previously fell under the responsibility of the Department of Public Lotto. These games include the Super 5 lottery, the Lotto, and instant lotteries (Scratchers). In the coming months a number of new games will also be offered.
The licence was issued by the Ministry of Finance (Article 26 (3) of the Lotteries and Other Games Act, 2001). Besides privatising the national lotteries, the Act also paved the way for the establishment of the Lotteries and Gaming Authority, which regulates the industry.
MALTCO was set up in 2004 with a 73% shareholding by INTRALOT S.A. and the remaining 27% is owned by high profile Maltese businessmen .
INTRALOT is a global leader in the design, development, operation, and support of integrated games and transaction processing systems. The company currently ranks third on revenues amongst integrated lottery systems suppliers worldwide.

News 2015
September 30, 2015 Lottery Warns of Conman Dealing in ‘Fake’ Lottery Tickets
September 12, 2015 Maltco Participates in the European Week of Sports Awareness 2015
June 10, 2015 Maltco Lotteries: The Journey So Far
May 20, 2015 Maltco Lotteries makes another millionaire! The Grand Lottery Jackpot won
March 16, 2015 Quick Keno: The Instant Game of Playing & Winning, Still Gaining Popularity
March 10, 2015 The Evolution of Scratch Tickets in Malta
February 19, 2015 Maltco offers a new way with more chance to win

News 2014
October 8, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Awarded ISO certification
August 22, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Not Renewing Sponsorship of Malta FA
July 17, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Ltd celebrates with success its 10th Anniversary in Malta
May 31, 2014 Grand Lottery Tickets Now at €2
April 24, 2014 Double Achievement: Maltco Lotteries Ltd. receives WLA and EL Certifications on Responsible Gaming
April 14, 2014 Double Achievement for Maltco Lotteries Ltd. on Responsible Gaming
March 27, 2014 Prize Money Reduced due to Heavy Gaming on Specific Date
March 23, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Disputes Claims Players are Purchasing Lottery Tickets in Lieu of Other Retailer Store Products
March 12, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Launch 'Play Together'
February 13, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Ltd. actively supports the Fight against Match Fixing
January 25, 2014 Maltco Raises Questions over Governments Use of Funds
January 23, 2014 Maltco Sets Initiative for Responsible Gaming
January 20, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Ltd to sponsor the National Sports Awards
January 20, 2014 Maltco Outlets have a Competitive Over Online Sites
January 20, 2014 Maltco Lotteries Ltd to Sponsor the Għażliet Sportivi Nazzjonali

News 2013
September 6, 2013 National Agency Voices Concern over Changes to Lotto Game
September 4, 2013 Maltco Revamps the Grand Lottery
August 6, 2013 Grand Lottery Draw Heats Up
July 23, 2013 Bingo75 Launch Kicks Off with Snowball Win
July 18, 2013 Maltco Lotteries Donates to Responsible Gaming Fund
July 9, 2013 New Directors and Managers for Maltco Lotteries
July 8, 2013 MALTCO LOTTERIES Ltd. offers you more winnings with the new Snowball category promotion in the Bingo 75 game!
June 18, 2013 Win the Quaterno+ Game with 2 numbers!
May 31, 2013 Maltco Agents attend Seminars on Responsible Gaming and Money Laundering
February 24, 2013 Lottery Operators’ €44 Million Boost to Economy
February 19, 2013 Maltco Lotteries Ltd. Receives GLI Approval
February 1, 2013 Maltco Lotteries Re-Introduces the Grand Lottery
January 22, 2013 Dispute Over Collective Guarantee with Maltco Resolved
January 20, 2013 Lotteries Operator Maltco Warns of Possible Disruptions to Lotto Sales
January 16, 2013 Maltco Lotteries Announce New Games, New Equipment
January 9, 2013 Decisive Meeting For Lotto Receivers Today
December 28, 2012 Lotto Receivers Insist on Collective Guarantee; Union Officials to Meet PM

News 2012
December 11, 2012 Malta to Regulate Floating Casinos in Territorial Waters
November 19, 2012 Malta Has A Love of Numbers
November 7, 2012 Lotto Receivers’ Union Issues Letter to Maltco Lotteries
October 9, 2012 Negotiations Under Way Between Maltco and the GRTU
September 21, 2012 Lotto Receivers Threaten Repeated Action
September 7, 2012 Lotto Agent Files Arbitration Case Against Lottery Operator
September 7, 2012 Lotto Offices To Reopen Despite Unresolved Negotiations With Maltco
September 2, 2012 Lotto Receivers Union Affiliates with GRTU
August 30, 2012 Lotto Receivers Gain Ally in Maltco Negotiations
August 5, 2012 Maltco Parent INTRALOT Unveils New Apps In Italy
July 23, 2012 Finance Ministry Rules Super 5 Price Hike Does No Breach Tender Conditions
July 20, 2012 Lotto Receivers Sign Contract With Maltco
July 16, 2012 LGA Denies Super 5 Price Hikes Are in Breach of Licence Tendering Agreement
July 15, 2012 Lottery Prices Set For Steep Rise
July 7, 2012 Progress Registered Between Lotto Receivers, Maltco 
July 6, 2012 Maltco, Lotto Receivers Reach Temporary Agreement
July 5, 2012 Dispute Sees Lotto Booths Close
June 27, 2012 INTRALOT Awarded 10-Year Concession and Licence to Operate the National Lottery of Malta
June 27, 2012 Maltco Signs 10-Year Lotto Concession, Minimum Age 18 From Next Week
June 12, 2012 Lotto Receivers' Union Files Judicial Protest; Wants Assurances
June 6, 2012 Lotto Receivers in Limbo Over New Contract
May 25, 2012 Green Light for Maltco Concession
May 24, 2012 Court Revokes Lotteries Injunction
May 18, 2012 Minister Rejects Lottery Bidder’s Claim
May 16, 2012 Betco Gets Temporary ‘Freeze’ on Privatisation Talks with Maltco
April 22, 2012 Lotto Receivers Protest as Winnings Are Reduced
February 23, 2012 Maltco Wins Bid for National Lottery of Malta Concession
February 23, 2012 MALTCO Lotteries Donates €10,000 to Malta Community Chest Fund
February 15, 2012 Maltco Lotteries Makes Donation to Community Chest Fund
January 5, 2012 Maltco to Compete with Lottomatica for Ten Year Malta Lotteries Concession

News 2011
December 21, 2011 Court Rules Lottery Tender Can Proceed
December 21, 2011 Minister Threatens to Resume Control of Lottery Department
October 18, 2011 Reductions in Lotto Pay-Outs Are Driving Players to Illegal Gambling Operators - Union
October 13, 2011 Majority of Lottery Employees Join UHM
September 11, 2011 Maltco Objects To Government Splitting Its Concession
July 24, 2011 More Opportunities to Win with Scratchers Instant Tickets
June 14, 2011 Lottery Licence Should Not Be Split Up
May 16, 2011 Lotto Winnings Capped at 70% When Sales Are Exceeded
April 6, 2011 Maltco Lotteries Celebrates Successful Seven Years With Reception for Agents
April 4, 2011 Maltco, A Success Story For The Past Seven Years
March 8, 2011 MASSIVE U*BET WIN!
February 12, 2011 Maltco Lotteries Donation to MCCF


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