GTECH S.p.A. Subsidiary GTECH Canada ULC Sign Amendment to Supply
the Oregon Lottery® with 850 Additional Spielo Oxygen
GTECH to provide a total
of 2,350 VLTs as a result of addition to 2013 contract, for approximately 95%
increase in GTECHs market share in 2014
ROME, Italy and PROVIDENCE, Rhode
Island (February 7, 2014) -- GTECH S.p.A. subsidiary GTECH Canada ULC has signed an
amendment to its contract to supply an additional 850 SPIELO OXYGEN video
lottery terminals (VLTs) to the Oregon Lottery, in addition to the 1,500 VLTs first
announced in October 2013.
Under the contract (which was the
result of a request for offers), as amended, GTECH will provide a total of
2,350 of its OXYGEN VLTs.
The Oregon Lottery also plans to
retain the 2,500 SPIELO prodiGi Vu® VLTs that the Company delivered in
The 2,350 OXYGEN VLTs will represent
an approximately 95% increase in GTECHs market share. Following the
delivery of the OXYGEN VLTs, GTECH will have delivered 4,850 VLTs to the Oregon
The installation of the OXYGEN VLTs,
combined with the 2,500 prodiGi Vu VLTs, will represent approximately 40% of
the Lotterys total installed base of approximately 12,000 VLTs.
This expanded agreement is
a testament to the excellent ongoing performance of GTECH gaming machines for
the Oregon Lottery, one of North Americas most successful and
forward-looking VLT programs, said GTECH Americas President and CEO
Jaymin B. Patel.
We are proud to continue
our almost decade-long video lottery partnership with the Lottery through this
The amended contract provides for
the delivery of a software package, including 12 games. The OXYGEN VLT contains
the robust, easy-to-service sensys EP platform, and features dual 22-inch
HD widescreens, advanced ergonomics, and the flexibility to provide
tomorrows games today. Delivery of all OXYGEN VLTs is expected in
GTECH S.p.A. is a leading commercial
operator and provider of technology in the regulated worldwide gaming markets,
delivering best-in-class products and services, with a commitment to the
highest levels of integrity, responsibility, and shareholder value creation.
The Company is listed on the FTSE
MIB at the Milan Stock Exchange under the trading symbol GTK and is
majority owned by De Agostini S.p.A.
In 2012, GTECH had approximately
3.1 billion in revenues and more than 8,600 employees in approximately 60
For more information, please visit
For further information CONTACT:
Robert K. Vincent
T. (+1) 401 392 7452
T. (+39) 06 51899030
SOURCE: GTECH S.p.A. (www.gtech.com).
INTRALOT Certified on the Integrity of Operations in the
Netherlands & Cyprus
ATHENS, Greece (February 13, 2014)
subsidiaries in The Netherlands, INTRALOT BV and Cyprus, Royal Highgate, have
received the ISAE 3402 assurance for the integrity of their systems and
operations, supporting financial reporting.
In The Netherlands, INTRALOT
re-achieved the assurance report, that it has first obtained in early 2011 (as
SAS70 at the time), for the operations and systems it provides to the two Dutch
Lotteries, Staatsloterij and De Lotto, according to the International Standard
on Assurance Engagements (ISAE) 3402, Assurance Reports on Controls at
a Service Organisation, issued by the International Auditing and
Assurance Standards Board. In Cyprus, the assurance statement regards
compliance with the rules and requirements set by the National Betting
Authority of Cyprus. The ISAE 3402 audits were conducted by a major
international auditing firm.
Dr. Christos K. Dimitriadis,
INTRALOT Group Head of Information Security, Compliance and Innovation, stated:
INTRALOT Group compliance strategy is driven by jurisdictional
regulation, industry standards and customer requirements.
By applying this strategy, both
INTRALOT BV and Royal Highgate ensured the combination of the three drivers in
order to achieve the customization of our international expertise in systems
and operations to the needs of their local markets.
The assurance report not only
rewards our subsidiaries endeavours to implement INTRALOT Group
compliance strategy, but it also contributes in ensuring stakeholder trust in
the Groups operational excellence.
About INTRALOT (www.intralot.com)
INTRALOT, a public listed company,
is the leading supplier of integrated gaming and transaction processing
systems, innovative game content, sports betting management and interactive
gaming services to state-licensed gaming organizations worldwide. Its broad
portfolio of products & services, its know-how of Lottery, Betting, Racing
& Video Lottery operations and its leading-edge technology, give INTRALOT a
competitive advantage, which contributes directly to customers
efficiency, profitability and growth. With presence in 56 jurisdictions, more
than 5.500 people and revenues of 1.4 billion for 2012, INTRALOT has
established its presence on all 5 continents.
For more information CONTACT: Ms
Persa Kartsoli, Head of Corporate and Public Relations, Phone: +30-210 6156000,
Fax: +30-210 6106800, email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michigan Lottery Launch Pollard Banknote's Latest Innovation
- Instants Plus
WINNIPEG, Manitoba, (February 10,
2014) -- Pollard Banknote
Limited (TSX: PBL) is pleased to introduce its latest interactive
innovation - Instants Plus - launched in conjunction with the
recently rebranded website on January 21, 2014.
Instants Plus features are
integrated into the Michigan Lotterys redesigned website and leverage
current technology to give users access to instant ticket information in a
convenient, new, user-friendly fashion. This ground-breaking educational tool
allows visitors to view the Lotterys complete instant ticket portfolio
online and sort by price point, total amount of prizes remaining, top prize
amount, total amount or number of top prizes remaining, game themes, and more.
Instants Plus users also have the opportunity to view interactive
step-by-step product demonstrations, search nearby retailers for specific
games, enlarge ticket art to examine in greater detail, and receive customized
game suggestions based on user-driven search criteria and a built-in
technology, Instants Plus is optimized to be viewed on the web and was
designed specifically with the use of tablets in mind. New tickets will be
added to the Michigan Lottery's Instants Plus page each month, with the
addition of a pull tabs section that is expected to launch in May 2014.
Pollard Banknote is pleased
to collaborate with the Michigan Lottery to launch Instants Plus, the
latest in our growing number of interactive offerings, said Doug
Pollard, Co-Chief Executive Officer, Pollard Banknote. This launch
once again demonstrates the Lottery's innovative spirit and its keen
understanding of the importance of keeping up with changing technology in order
to keep players engaged. We look forward to building on the momentum of this
exceptional product and explore ways in which Instants Plus can be
tailored for use in other jurisdictions.
We are excited to once
again partner with Pollard Banknote to offer our players this unique new
tool, said Tom Weber, Chief Deputy Commissioner, Michigan Lottery.
The addition of Instants Plus to our newly designed website will
help generate the kind of informative experience players have come to expect
online, while still supporting our retail network. It caters not only to our
existing player base, but will also help attract new demographics by giving
players and potential players a convenient, and readily available means to
access a wealth of information about lottery products.
Pollard Banknote and its predecessor
companies have been the primary instant ticket supplier to the Michigan Lottery
since 1986. In fiscal year 2013, the Michigan Lottery provided $734.3 million
to the State School Aid Fund. Established in 1972, the mission of the Michigan
Lottery is to support State education programs with the highest integrity. It
accomplishes this by providing highly entertaining products through a dynamic
public business enterprise built upon honesty, customer satisfaction, and
About Pollard Banknote
Pollard Banknote Limited is one of
the worlds leading full-service lottery vendors and is a major supplier
to North Americas charitable gaming industry. The company manufactures
instant lottery tickets and provides related programming, design, and marketing
support. As well, Pollard Banknote manufactures pull-tab tickets and bingo
paper, and supplies lottery management services (including warehousing and
distribution). Established in 1907, Pollard Banknote is owned approximately
73.5% by the Pollard family and 26.5% by public shareholders and currently
serves more than 50 lotteries worldwide, including some of the largest and most
respected lotteries in the United States, Canada, Europe, Asia, and Central and
South America. For more information, please visit our website at
For more information CONTACT:
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Telephone: (204) 474-2323
Co-Chief Executive Officer
Telephone: (204) 474-2323
Chief Financial Officer
Telephone: (204) 474-2323
SOURCE: Pollard Banknote
Minnesota State Lottery Selects QLot
SWEDEN (February 14, 2014) -- The
Minnesota State Lottery
has selected QLot Consulting
to assist in developing the upcoming RFP for the Lotterys future on-line
gaming systems and related services. The selection is the result of a
competitive international tender process conducted by the Lottery.
We are very proud to have
been selected, says
Ales Kulich, President
of QLot Consulting.
Following recent previous
engagements in North America, including the prestigious assignment at Puerto
Ricos Loteria Electronica, Minnesotas choice confirms that
QLots supplier-independent lottery and gaming expertise is valued by
customers all over the world.
Ed Van Petten,
Executive Director of the Minnesota State Lottery: We were very
impressed by the proposal and credentials of QLot, clearly making them a
partner for our move into the future. Their extensive international lottery and
gaming knowledge, combined with both technical and commercial expertise, was
exactly what we were looking for.
The Minnesota State Lottery is
expected to issue an RFP for a completely new lottery on-line gaming system and
related services later this year, with the new technology and services becoming
operational in early 2016.
QLot Consulting is an
independent lottery and gaming consulting house serving customers worldwide.
The company provides services on five continents and is working with
governments, lotteries, investors and suppliers to the lottery and gaming
For more information, please visit
SOURCE: QLot Consulting.
Morpho Receive First Wagering Terminal Order From
PARIS, France (February 11, 2014) --
TattsBet, one of the leading providers of betting services in Australia, has
selected Morpho (Safran) to
supply 3,500 wagering terminals for the sales outlets under its
This latest contract follows a
series of orders from parent company Tatts Group for a total of 6,000 lottery
terminals and 4,000 ticket checkers.
TattsBet and Morpho teamed up to
jointly design a terminal that would place punters at the heart of the betting
process. The result is an innovative terminal which fully meets all current and
future requirements for a point-of-sale terminal. The middleware provided with
these terminals is being developed in partnership with LotSys, a subsidiary of
the French lottery operator, La Française des Jeux.
"Following our long-standing
collaboration with Tatts Group, we are honored that its wagering arm TattsBet
has entrusted us with this first order," said Philippe Petitcolin, Chairman
and Chief Executive Officer of Morpho.
"This large-scale contract
clearly reflects Morpho's competitiveness in international markets, and our
ability to develop innovative solutions that support our customers' dynamic
This is a once in a decade
opportunity to select an entirely new terminal type, said TattsBet
Chief Operation Officer Barrie Fletton. It coincides with the
modernization of our extensive four state retail network and for the first time
provides a PC based solution that is user friendly, efficient and cost
Morpho is one of the world's leading
manufacturers of gaming terminals, capitalizing on proven R&D capabilities
and extensive production skills and facilities. With more than 200,000
terminals already in service, Morpho confirms its ability to deliver innovative
turnkey solutions, tailored to the requirements of lottery and wagering
Morpho, a high-technology company of
Safran, is one of the worlds leading suppliers of identification,
detection and e-document solutions. Morpho is specialized in personal rights
and flow management applications, in particular based on biometrics, a sector
in which it is the world leader, as well as secure terminals and smart cards.
Morphos integrated systems and equipment are deployed worldwide and
contribute to the safety and security of transportation, data, people and
For more information:
Follow @MORPHO_NEWS on Twitter.
Press CONTACT: Morpho (Safran)
Communications Department, Christelle Kinkead, Tel: +33 (0)1 58 11 87 44,
SOURCE: Morpho (Safran)
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La Française des Jeux Introduce My Million, a
Raffle Add-on Game to Euro Millions
FRANCE (February 10, 2014) -- On
February 1, la Française
des Jeux (FDJ®) launched a national add-on game called My
Million to the European game Euro Millions. My Million, which
is only available in France, is a must-win game with a guaranteed
French millionaire on Euro Millions draws days (i.e. Tuesday and Friday).
As Euro Millions My Million
is now a package of 2 games, French players who participate in the Euro
Millions main draw are automatically entered into a separate My
Then, for every Euro Millions grid
played, a unique My Million code (made up of 2 letters and 7
figures) is automatically printed on the receipt.
For every draw, a unique My
Million code is drawn among all participating codes.
As part of the enhancement, Euro
Millions My Million now costs 2.5 per play (1 Euro Millions
simple line + 1 My Million code).
This new game, with the first draw
taking place on Tuesday 4th February, will create over 100 new millionaires per
year. The traditional Euro Millions mechanism remains unchanged.
La Française des Jeux has
launched a communication campaign including 2 new TV ads based on the
complementarity between both Euro Millions and My Million winnings and
For more information, please
CONTACT: Nicolas Cancel Market Intelligence & International
Relations, La Française des Jeux, Email:
SOURCE: La Française des
Connecticut Lottery Play3 Day Number 2-1-4 Delivers
A Whole Lotto Love
Valentines Day Number
Tops the Charts Paying Out $452,736.50 in Prize Money
ROCKY HILL, Connecticut (February
10, 2014) -- Valentines Day February 14 is fast approaching
and nobody seems to know it better than
Connecticuts Play3 Day
lottery players. Topping the charts this week as one of the most
frequently played number sequence, 2-1-4 has been a steady favorite.
When 2-1-4 was picked in the Monday,
February 10, 2014, Play3 Day drawing, the hearts of 2,734 lucky CT Lottery
ticketholders no doubt swelled with joy to be on the receiving end of a whole
lotto lottery love.
Playing numbers with
special significance is an entertaining pastime of many of our lottery players,
which makes the timing of the number 2-1-4 being drawn near Valentines
Day especially fun and exciting, said Anne M. Noble, President and
CEO of the CT Lottery.
Statewide, after all winning claims
are presented; $452,736.50 in prize money will be paid out by the CT Lottery to
the winning ticket holders with the number combination 2-1-4.
Since the Play3 Day game began,
2-1-4 has been drawn a total of 7 times in the daytime drawing with the last
combination being picked on January 22, 2012.
Though the bulk of winners will most
likely redeem their tickets in the next few days, players with winning tickets
have 180-days from the date of draw to collect their winnings.
Play3 Day drawings are held daily at
1:57pm. Tickets cost from $.50 to $5.00.
The Lottery encourages responsible
play, and reminds the public that you must be 18 or older to purchase or redeem
lottery tickets. For more information about the CT Lottery, stop by your
local lottery retailer, visit ctlottery.org or call 860-713-2700.
SOURCE: Connecticut Lottery.
Ministry of Finance Investigators to Review Lotteries
STOCKHOLM, Sweden (February 10,
2014) -- The Government has adopted a directive to an inquiry such as should
submit proposals on how the penalties for so-called promotion prohibition in
the Lotteries Act can be more effective.
The Promotion ban aims among other
things to prevent the game organizers without Swedish State consent marketing
itself in Sweden.
Notwithstanding, there is a
comprehensive advertising for providers without Swedish state in television,
newspapers, radio and through electronic communication.
The Supreme Court has examined the
regulation of the sanctions to the Lotteries Act and concluded that the design
of the sanctions was discriminatory.
Anyone who promotes a foreign
lottery may in some cases be punished more severely than if it had been an
unauthorized Swedish lottery.
Therefore, the law of the part is to
Some types of decisions on lotteries
are associated with penalties.
The investigator may also be asked
to consider a system of penalties to be imposed immediately.
The assignment will be final report
on 30 November 2014.
CONTACT: Victoria Ericsson / Press
Secretary Peter Norman, 08-405 58 62 / 076-128 93 45 or Victoria
Ericsson, via the Registrar Carin Kappe, Deputy Division for agency management,
statistics and game regulation.
SOURCE: regeringen.se. Ministry of
FDJ Announce a Partnership with Facebook to Strengthen Its
Strategy for Digital Communication, Social and Mobile
FRANCE (February 12, 2014) --
Facebook Games and The French unite their expertise to strengthen and
accelerate their sales and marketing collaboration.
Following the success of the launch
campaign on Facebook "My Million" which affected 13.4 million French in
less than 24 hours, La
Française des Jeux (FDJ) has sought to strengthen its collaboration
with the leading social network in France.
These promising results have
demonstrated the potential of Facebook to reach customers and prospects of the
company with exceptional coverage, effective advertising solutions and
sophisticated and precise targeting.
For FDJ, which now has more than
27.1 million customers, this agreement will enable the Group to strengthen the
close relationship between the company and its players and prospects through a
relational approach enriched (communication around jackpots, relay events
registered celebration of the winners, developing interactivity with fans).
It also illustrates the FDJ will
strengthen its presence in the digital, a strong element of its marketing and
sales strategy in the months and years to come, with the objective of
increasing sales of at least 1 billion in 2018 (410 million in
For Facebook, this merger is an
important step in the development of Facebook in France because it manifests
instead acquired by the platform on the domestic market, and its ability to
support domestic enterprises in their digital transformation.
With over 26 million monthly active
users and 18 million daily 11 million on mobile media, Facebook is the leading
social network in France, and one of the first platforms for the French daily
For this agreement, Facebook
strongly and specifically mobilize its marketing, sales and creative resources
to maximize brand presence of the French games on its platform.
FDJ also benefit from the latest
innovations in terms of products and formats of communication.
Mr. Patrick BUFFARD, Deputy Director
General of FDJ emphasizes that "This agreement illustrates the ambition of
FDJ accompany changes in use of its customers and strengthen its presence in
the digital medial relying on strong partnerships."
"We want to communicate with the
French there or they are and where they are most engaged. We know that Facebook
has the ability and the tools to effectively reach the largest number of
Mr. Laurent SOLLY, CEO of Facebook
in France said: "welcomes this strategic agreement with a major French
company. Our drive to build major partnerships that make Facebook a central
player in the digital, social and mobile major national groups."
"It also illustrates the ability
of Facebook to mobilize all its resources to the domestic market. Facebook
France teams are very excited to work more closely with FDJ. "
* All communications and FDJ pages
on Facebook are not available to persons under 18 years.
SOURCE: La Française des Jeux
(FDJ) Press Release.
Inspired & Cogetech Sign VLT Partnership for
Already one of the three major
VLT suppliers approved in Italy, Inspired launches with another leading
LONDON AND ROME (February 11, 2014)
-- Inspired Gaming Group (Inspired), the international SBG and
video lottery terminal (VLT)
specialist, and one of the three largest suppliers of VLTs in Italy, today
announces a new VLT deal with Cogetech, one of the major gaming operators in
Inspired will be supplying its
leading Open VLT cabinets, technology and HD games to Cogetech venues all
The agreement was signed during the
ICE Totally Gaming tradeshow in London, where Inspired was exhibiting its
Inspired and Cogetech already have a
partnership for Virtual Sports in Italy Cogetech was one of the first
Italian operators to sign up for Inspireds Virtual Sports and is now live
with eight market-leading sports.
Vitaliano Casalone, President of
Inspired Italy, commented: "We are delighted to be working with such a key
player in the Italian gaming market and we are extremely proud to be selected
as one of Cogetechs VLT suppliers. We look forward to bringing
Inspireds popular VLT entertainment to Cogetech venues, alongside our
Cogetch CEO, Fabio Schiavolin, also
commented: We are committed to providing the best range of
entertainment to our players, and Inspireds VLT products and games are
proven to be popular with Italian players. We have been impressed by
Inspireds range of approved VLT cabinets and games. This partnership will
give us access to Inspireds cabinets and games, as well as other leading
suppliers such as Apex, WMS and Merkur Gaming.
Inspired will be exhibiting at Enada
Rimini, 19 21st March 2014.
For more information about this
press release, please CONTACT: Lucy Buckley, Marketing Director, Email:
or Nadia Cosentino, Marketing Assistant, Email:
Nadia.Cosentino@ingg.com, Tel: +44 (0)20 7438 5800.
SOURCE: Inspired Gaming Group.
iGaming North America Adds Social Gaming Conference to
LAS VEGAS, USA (February 11, 2014)
The organizers of the iGaming North America Conference have announced
they will be adding the Social Gaming Conference to the event taking place
March 19-21st in Las Vegas.
The Social Gaming Conference will
take place on day two of iGaming North America offering insight and analysis on
the rapidly emerging niche within online gambling in North America.
Session highlights include:
- Social Gamings Effect on Terrestrial
- Compelling Slot Game Design for Social
- Social Gaming to Real Gaming Strategies
- Buying Traffic that will Convert into Profitable
- Panel: Is the Future of Social Gaming already in
your Customers Hands?
- Gamifying Casino Games
These sessions will be led by a
collection of expert speakers including: Bob Hays, Head of North America for
Williams Interactive; Michael Carpenter, CEO of Ruby Seven Studios; Hussein
Chahine, CEO of Yazino; Alan Avidan, CEO of Bees & Pollen; Dustin Suchter,
CEO of Five Delta; Matthew Cullen, President of RocketPlay; Charles Cohen, CEO
of Probability PLC; Rich Roberts, CEO of Slingo; Woody Levin, Director of
Emerging Businesses for IGT and Brock Pierce, Managing Director of
Clearstone Global Gaming Fun.
The Social Gaming Conference is free
for all attendees of iGaming North America as well as being available to buy as
a separate event in itself ensuring maximum attendance from the iGaming,
gambling and social gaming industries.
Following the success we
have had in Europe with the Social Gaming Conference we are really excited to
embed the show within iGaming North America commented Alex Pratt,
Head of iGaming Business, one of the event organizers.
Social gaming is a
significant part of the iGaming market in North America and is already helping
to drive both new revenues and real money gambling traffic. This show is
essential for executives to ensure they are at the forefront of this exciting
market taking full advantage of the opportunities it presents. Pratt
iGaming North America will host its
4th annual conference March 19-21 at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas with the
Social Gaming Conference taking place on March 20.
For more information on this and the
other sessions featured at the conference click here:
CONTACT: Tracey Daniel, iGaming
Business, Email: Tracey@iGamingBusiness.com.
About iGaming North
The 2014 iGaming North America
conference marks the fourth year of this unique networking and educational
event designed to introduce the land-based gaming businesses of North America
to the global iGaming industry. Our aim is to host a cost-effective networking
environment that helps foster understanding regarding the potential impacts of
regulation of internet gambling in the U.S. and Canada, and provides critical
information regarding the players, resources, legislative framework and topics
that are important to all of the parties that comprise the important commercial
gaming segment. With the surge in activity at both the state/provincial as well
as federal levels, the time is right for all of the operators, consultants,
vendors and suppliers focused on the North American audience to come together
for this important informational event.
Lottery Insider is a proud
media partner with www.iGamingNorthAmerica.com
www.iGamingNorthAmerica.com for further information.
SOURCE: iGaming North Americ.
Florida Powerball® Players Selected to Tailgate with 100
Pro-Football Hall of Famers
TALLAHASSEE, Florida (February 12,
2014) -- The Florida
Lottery today announced the winners in the Pro Football Hall of Fame®
Tailgate Party Drawing. Forty-eight Florida POWERBALL® players were
selected to win an exclusive VIP trip to the Pro Football Hall of Fame 50th
Anniversary Fan Festival in Cleveland, Ohio. For a complete list of winners,
please visit the Lotterys website at www.flalottery.com.
The VIP trip packages include
airfare for four; hotel accommodations; ground transportation; $500 cash;
tickets for four to the Tailgate Party private event, Pro Football Hall of Fame
Fan Festival, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, and the Pro Football
Hall of Fame; a guaranteed minimum prize of $1,000; and a chance to win
additional cash prizes, including a $1 million prize!
At the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Tailgate Party, 200 winners from across the U.S. and their guests will mingle
with more than 100 Pro Football Hall of Fame inductees. In addition, winners
and their guests will enjoy dinner with a member of the Hall of Fame at their
table. Winners will also participate in a tournament of games, which includes
darts, miniature golf and billiards, with yet another member of the Hall of
The Florida Lottery is one of 18
POWERBALL states partnering with the Pro Football Hall of Fame for a year-long
sales and branding campaign to support the recent enhancements to
POWERBALLs Power Play feature and introduce the Pro Football Hall of Fame
Tailgate Party Drawing to players. Pro football greats Terry Bradshaw, Warren
Moon, Jerry Rice, Barry Sanders and Joe Namath serve as POWERBALL spokesmen as
part of the campaign.
About The Florida Lottery (www.flalottery.com)
The Florida Lottery is responsible
for contributing more than $26 billion to education and sending more than
650,000 students to college through the Bright Futures Scholarship Program. The
Florida Lottery reinvests nearly 98 percent of its revenue back into
Floridas economy through prize payouts, commissions to more than 13,000
Florida retailers and transfers to education. Since 1988, Florida Lottery games
have paid more than $37 billion in prizes and made more than 1,300 people
millionaires. For more information, please visit
CONTACT: Florida Lottery
Communications, (850) 487-7727.
SOURCE: The Florida Lottery.
Registered Office of Tipp24 SE Transferred to London with New
LONDON, U.K. (February 7, 2014) --
The relocation of the registered office of Tipp24 SE from Hamburg, Germany, to London,
UK, became effective today after being entered in the registry of the UK's
Companies House under Company Number SE000078.
The effective relocation of the
company's registered office also means that its Articles have now been replaced
by the Statutes approved by the Annual General Meeting of 28 June 2013.
The 8,385,088 registered no-par
value shares with a prorated amount of share capital of EUR 1.00 per no-par
value share have converted by virtue of law into 8,385,088 registered shares
under the laws of England and Wales with a nominal value of EUR 1.00 each.
The registered shares of Tipp24 SE
will be traded in the form of so-called Clearstream Interests (CI) under the
ISIN GB00BHD66J44 / WKN TPP024 on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the
Frankfurt Stock Exchange as of 10 February 2014.
The necessary adjustments in the
shareholder depository accounts will be effected automatically. Shareholders do
not need to take any action in this regard.
A detailed description of the
consequences of the company's relocation is provided in the Transfer Report of
the Executive Board dated 21 May 2013, which can be downloaded from the
company's website (www.tipp24-se.co.uk) in the special section 'Annual General
Meeting 2013 / Relocation.
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Spotlight on the Arkansas Lottery $20 Instant Ticket
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas (February 11,
2014) -- On February 4, 2014, the
Lottery launched its newest $20 instant ticket game, Platinum Payout, which
promises to be the breakout game of the year.
This game offers FOUR
$1,000,000 prizes and more $500 prizes than any instant game the Arkansas
Scholarship Lottery has ever released.
To play, match any of YOUR NUMBERS
to any of the WINNING NUMBERS and you win the prize shown for that
If you reveal a platinum bar symbol,
you win $100 instantly.
Reveal a coin symbol and win 5 TIMES
the prize shown.
Players can win up to 20 times on
Overall Odds: 1 in 2.91
Top Prize Odds: 1 in
Players are eligible for entry into
their Points for Prizes accounts, the ASL Rewards Club Program.
For more information about the
Club, visit: https://theclub.aslplayerservices.com/
SOURCE: Arkansas Lottery.
Evolution to Create Danish Live Casino for Danske Licens
LONDON, UK (February 11, 2014) --
Evolution GamingEvolution Gaming, a world leader in video-streamed Live Dealer
gaming, announces that it has signed an agreement with
Danske Licens Spil to launch
a unique new online Live Casino for Denmarks liberalised gaming
State-owned Danske Licens
Spils new service will include dedicated Live Casino tables hosted at
Evolutions new Malta studios. These tables will be created in an area
devoted exclusively to the Danish national lottery and gambling operator.
The dedicated area will feature
Danske Licens Spil design, décor and branding throughout, as well as
dedicated teams of dealers. Uniquely for the Danish market, dealers at one or
more tables will be native speaking Danes.
Evolution To meet expected high
demand from online players, Danske Licens Spil will also give its customers
access to a comprehensive range of core live tables hosted at Evolutions
studios in Latvia: Live Roulette, Blackjack, Baccarat and Casino Holdem,
as well as Evolutions multi-camera Immersive Roulette and Mini Live
Until the 2012 market
liberalisation, Danske Spil was, in law, the only organisation able to operate
gambling in Denmark. But whilst liberalisation has allowed others to enter the
market, Danske Spil has retained its monopoly in games of luck, excluding
Evolution, meanwhile, was one of the
first Live Casino providers to be approved by SKAT, the Danish regulator, and
to begin operations on behalf of licensees in the re-regulated Danish
Søren Schneider, Danske
Licens Spil Head of Casino, Poker & Games, commented: Adding
Evolutions world-leading Live Casino will enhance our position as market
leader in Denmark. Our dedicated tables in particular will enable us to
strengthen our brand online and we are looking forward to provide a 100 percent
unique Danish offering to our customers. With a Live Casino product we will be
able to offer a full unique casino experience which will give us an extra
advantage in a very competitive market.
Fredrik Osterberg, Evolution Chief
Commercial Officer, added: We are very proud to announce this
agreement with Danske Licens Spil. Danske Licens Spils new service will
also include the first ever native speaking dealer Live Casino for Denmark, so
its sure to be keenly anticipated by Danish speaking players. We are
looking very much to working with the leader in this dynamic
SOURCE: Evolution Gaming.