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.

The inscrutable 58-year-old federal statute known as the U.S. Wire Act continues to vex the gaming industry even after a New Hampshire judge’s ruling last week blocked the U.S. Department of...
As New Hampshire gets set to join the list of states with lottery-run sports betting, onerous terms in Illinois’ new legislation mean a mandated “lottery sports wagering pilot program” may struggle...
Regulated Cypriot land-based and online betting revenue grew by 27 percent in 2018 to €89.2m, while the country’s first casino, the City of Dreams Mediterranean resort, is due to open in 2021.
Latest Annual Lottery Report data from Loterías y Apuestas del Estado (LAE) of Spain. The data released for the state operator contains the following information: Income statement, a breakdown of...
This special report provides an introduction to online gambling regulation in Latin America. It includes GamblingCompliance’s forecasts for the estimated size of Brazil’s newly authorised sports...
A Thai court has sentenced Thaksin Shinawatra, the exiled former prime minister of Thailand, to two years in jail in absentia over a state-run lottery that ran from 2003 to 2006.
Latest annual Lottery Statistics Report data from La Direccion Nacional de Loteria y Quinielas of Uruguay. The data released for the country contains the following information: Total stakes by...
Latest annual Gaming Statistics Report data from the Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing (OLGR) of Queensland, Australia. The data released for the state contains the following information: Player...
The third public tender for general online gaming licences closed in December 2018 and operators now benefit from a new tax scheme. Meanwhile, various autonomous communities are considering updates...
Australia’s national online gambling regulator has found that industry disruptor Lottoland’s revised package of synthetic lottery products are almost all in breach of the law.
Turkey’s blacklist of illegal gambling websites grew to more than 27,000 domains in the first few months of 2019, as Turkish police embarked on the largest ever nationwide crackdown against the...
Latest quarterly data from Danske Spil of Denmark. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Statement of income by business segment and key performance indicators....
After a state investigation found no cause to preclude the Oregon Lottery from partnering with SBTech for sports betting, lottery director Barry Pack has signed a contract with the gaming...
The “Dignity Decree” introduced a gambling advertising ban from July 14, 2018 and a gambling sponsorship ban from January 1, 2019. The Budget Law 2019 and Decree Law no. 4/2019 (“Decretone”) have...
Latest quarterly data from Greek-listed OPAP. The data released for the operator contains the following information: Group income statement, net revenues by game category and number of installed...
Arkansas currently operates two racetrack casinos. The state also hosts a state lottery, pari-mutuel wagering including advance deposit wagering and charitable gaming. 

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