While remaining a key source of revenue for state and national governments, traditional lottery operators across the world share the challenge of looking to bolster their appeal among younger players in an era of increasing competition from online gambling.

GamblingCompliance provides subscribers with verifiable data on lottery markets across the globe, while helping lotteries and their suppliers compare regulatory and operating approaches to interactive lottery games, sports lotteries and privatisation models.

Although Stanley International has played a central role in the forced opening of a tender for the operation of the popular Superenalotto lottery game, its efforts to force the suspension of...
While Maine’s Gambling Control Board is mired in a political battle to widen its power to regulate the state’s fast expanding industry, other New England states, including Massachusetts, will have...
Florida's Governor Charlie Crist yesterday discussed the idea of selling the Florida Lottery to private investors as a way to ease the state's budget shortfall, estimated to be $2.5 billion over...
Gamblingcompliance.com reviews the taxation regime applicable to gambling operators in Hungary.
With the provisions of the Gambling Act 2005 now in operation, Gamblingcompliance.com examines the new lotteries law in Great Britain.
The Taipei Fubon Bank has been chosen by the Ministry of Finance to manage the Taiwanese sports lottery that is set to be introduced in April 2008. Fubon believes the new lottery could generate...
SENIAT, the Venezuelan tax agency, has warned bingo and casino operators in the country that they risk facing sanctions if they fail to comply with new legislation that greatly increases the tax...
As a result of judicial and legislative activism, gambling and gaming law is currently being overhauled by a draft bill which was expected to come into force in 2007.
Effective September 1st 2007, lotteries will be regulated under the provisions of the Gambling Act 2005 and licensed by the Gambling Commission, except for the National Lottery, exempt lotteries...
Gamblingcompliance.com reviews the tax regime applicable to gambling operators in the Czech Republic.
The Hungarian Government, in resisting pressure from the European Commission to abandon its opposition to overseas online operators, has chosen to raise the stakes by granting Szerencsejáték, its...
In a 19 page official response to the EU Commission’s Reasoned Opinion from June, the Swedish government has chosen to defend the Swedish gaming monopoly, despite threats from the EU commission and...
Italian politicians could never be accused of being unimaginative, nor is there any lack of meddling from MPs in the country’s gaming business nowadays. A number of interventions that have come to...
The British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) has agreed to pay former president and CEO Vic Poleschuk more than C$600,000 in severance pay. At the same time, a newly commissioned audit of...
The office of EU Internal Market Commissioner Charlie McCreevy yesterday announced that Greece would have an additional two months to respond to its infringement proceedings. However, recent strong...
The contents of a second letter of formal notice sent to the Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs by EU Internal Market Commissioner McCreevy’s office in March 2007 were leaked to the Dutch media last...

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