Camelot, the national lottery operator in the UK, has been given a £300,000 fine after the Gambling Commission determined that some if its processes were not up to scratch.
EuroMillions – the European lottery collaboration between 10 different lottery operators – is introducing a range of changes to be introduced in September that have been designed to encourage bigger jackpots.
Camelot Group was celebrating record UK National Lottery weekly sales as it paid out its highest ever Lotto jackpot over the weekend.
Camelot said that growth in mobile and new game options helped it to record payout figures in the first half of the year.
Camelot has told TotallyGaming.com that UK National Lottery sales have been “extremely strong” following controversial changes to the main Lotto draw.
The UK’s National Lottery will undergo a series of high-profile changes for the second time in two years this autumn.
Pingit was the UK’s first person to person mobile payment app when it was launched in 2012, but from next month will become the first-ever mobile payment and payout option for the National Lottery.
The UK’s National Lottery has seen a second successive year of significant decline in participation according to figures that suggest the country’s gambling industry is stagnating.
Camelot, the operator of the UK National Lottery, has called for the UK government and Gambling Commission (UKGC) to consider changing the regulations surrounding lottery and betting interplay.
Scientific Games and Slovakian national lottery operator TIPOS have agreed to extend their partnership by a further four-years. Under the deal, which will run until January 2018, Scientific Games will provide instant games and consulting services to the country’s National Lottery. The new agreement...