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.

Latest Annual Lotteries Report data for the United States. The data released for the country's 45 state lotteries contains the following information: Ticket sales, VLT revenues, operating revenues,...
Slovakia’s new gambling act came into force on March 1, 2019. The new act opens up the market to foreign operators and ended the monopoly on online gambling games.
Washington, D.C. entrepreneur Ted Leonsis and William Hill US CEO Joe Asher on Thursday announced plans to build the first sportsbook in a major sports arena in the United States.
Iowa's current gaming market consists of tribal, riverboat and racetrack casinos, in addition to sports betting, a state lottery and charitable gambling. The expansion of commercial casinos...
The chairman of a committee debating the future of gambling in Missouri has said the massive spread of alleged illegal slot machines across the state leaves lawmakers wondering whether to regulate...
The Illinois Lottery is poised to enter the sports-betting market with a four-year pilot program that could be altered significantly later this month by the state legislature.
A much-anticipated public inquiry into money laundering within British Columbia casinos is set to begin more than a year after a report found a number of gaming venues had unknowingly been used to...
The South African gambling market continues to be dominated by a sizeable, albeit maturing, casino sector, although sustained double-digit growth from betting, limited payout machines (LPMs) and...
A new draft of sports-betting legislation in Michigan removes what may have been one of the biggest hurdles to passage in 2019: a tie to a separate bill for internet gaming.
Ongoing central government pressure squeezing China’s lottery industry drove sales down in August by the largest percentage for the year to date, with a new week-long National Day shutdown of...
The Oregon Lottery’s new online sports-betting product, originally anticipated before the start of the National Football League (NFL) season, is now scheduled to launch in the second week of...
UK politicians rally behind charity lottery reforms, DraftKings enters a daily fantasy partnership with the NFL and another gambling-connected firm in Hong Kong makes a pro-government gesture amid...
A District of Columbia judge granted a temporary restraining order (TRO) on Thursday that will prevent the district’s new lottery and sports-betting contract with Greek vendor Intralot from taking...
The Philippine Bureau of Internal Revenue has made its first strike against tax-delinquent online gaming operators by shuttering one of the nation’s largest service providers, amid growing turmoil...
Republican Congressman Doug Collins of Georgia has been a reliable supporter of states’ rights to operate online lotteries in the ongoing Wire Act dispute, but he appears to be interested in moving...
Amounts wagered in what has become a radically changed Polish gambling market grew by 15.2 percent year-on-year to PLN14.9bn (€3.4bn) in 2018, led by explosive, enforcement-led growth in online...

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