Generation Lotteries Wins Norsk Tippings e-Instant
VIENNA, Austria. (November 10, 2020)
-- Next Generation Lotteries (NGL) is pleased to announce that it has won Norsk
Tippings e-Instant RFP. Under the new agreement, signed following a
highly competitive tender process, NGL will provide both innovative original
content and develop bespoke games for Norsk Tippings Flax and
Florida Lottery Offices Expanding Claim by Appointment Options
TALLAHASSEE, Florida (November 9,
2020) Today, the Florida Lottery announces that players with prizes
valued at $600 or greater can schedule appointments to file claims at Florida
Lottery Headquarters and district offices; previously, this threshold was set
at $5,000 or greater.
Virginia Lottery Launches Expanded Version of New Years
RICHMOND, Virginia (November 9,
2020) -- Some may view it as a great way to start 2021, while others might
consider it a welcome goodbye to 2020. Either way, a chance to win $1 million
on New Years Day is a hot commodity.
Lottery Renews Agreement with SCA To Support Retailer Bonus
DALLAS, Texas (October 26, 2020)
The Texas Lottery has renewed its risk transfer agreement with SCA, the
leader in promotional risk management, for its successful Retailer Bonus
program. The incentive of up to $1 million will be paid for any Mega Millions
or Powerball jackpot-winning tickets sold by a registered Texas retailer.
Aristocrat Wins Big at Global Gaming Awards, GGB Gaming &
LAS VEGAS, NV (November 9, 2020)
Aristocrat was named Land-Based Industry Supplier of the Year in the
2020 Global Gaming Awards. This was the second consecutive year Aristocrat was
named Land Based Supplier, and it was part of a collection of awards the
company won to kick off G2E 2020.
Bookmakers Have Agreed to Pay Additional Fees to Help
Compensate for Government Closure of Betting Shops During the Latest Covid-19
UNITED KINGDOM (November 10, 2020)
-- Bookmakers have agreed to pay additional fees on existing streaming and data
deals until December 2 providing much-needed revenue for horseracing
during the latest Covid-19 lockdown.
Governor Sisolak Announces Appointment of J. Brin Gibson to
Nevada Gaming Control Board
CARSON CITY, NV (November 10, 2020)
-- Today, Governor Steve Sisolak announced the appointment of J. Brin Gibson to
the Gaming Control Board and designated him to serve as the new chair and
executive director. Gibson will fill a vacancy left after Sandra Douglass
Morgan resigned to pursue an exciting professional opportunity..
Veikkaus is Expanding the Mandatory Identification of Slot
Machines to Its Pilot
HELSINKI, Finland (November 9, 2020)
-- More and more Veikkaus slot machines require player identification from
November 10, when Veikkaus is expanding its mandatory identification pilot to
ten new outlets.
Svenska Spel and the Swedish Sports Confederation Sign a New
Agreement That Will Deliver SEK42 Million for Swedish
VISBY, Sweden (November 9, 2020) --
Svenska Spel and the Swedish Sports Confederation extend their many years of
cooperation through a new agreement. It is worth SEK 42 million and extends
until December 31, 2022. - Sports are a key part of our society.
Lottery Presented with Pair of Prestigious National Awards
AUSTIN, Texas (November 5, 2020)
The Texas Lottery Commission on Oct. 27 received two top lottery
industry awards during the North American Association of State and Provincial
Lotteries (NASPL) annual seminar. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, a
Batchy Award and a Hickey Award were presented to the agency virtually during
NASPL DeskCon 2020, a digital conference for the lottery industry.
and SAZKA Group Announce a Strategic Investment by Apollo Funds to Support
Their Global Expansion in the Lottery and Gaming Sectors
LONDON, U.K. (November 10, 2020) --
KKCG AG (KKCG Group or KKCG) and SAZKA Group a.s.
(together with its subsidiaries, SAZKA Group or the
Company) today announced that funds managed by affiliates of Apollo
Global Management, Inc. (Apollo and such funds the Apollo
Funds), one of the worlds leading investors in gaming and largest
alternative investment managers, have agreed to invest 500 million in the
Company in coordination with Karel Komáreks KKCG Group.
Canadian Gaming Association Applauds Ontario on Moving iGaming
TORONTO, Canada (Nov. 06, 2020) --
The Canadian Gaming Association (CGA) today applauds the Government of
Ontarios decision to move forward with legislation to make internet
gambling (iGaming) a reality in this province and to ensure that the people of
Ontario have access to safe and legal gambling options online.