Lottoland Crowned Lottery Operator of the Year

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The remarkable rise of online lottery betting leader Lottoland continued last night as they won Lottery Operator of the Year at the International Gaming Awards (IGA) ceremony in London.

Lottoland Crowned Lottery Operator of the YearThe Gibraltar based operator beat off competition from Camelot, De Lotto, Eurolotto, Health Lottery and IGT to claim the award.

Lottoland was recognised  for a series of impressive achievements throughout 2016, including extremely successful launches in Australia and Ireland, pioneering marketing campaings, improvements to its platform and a wide number of additions to its product offering. This resulted in Lottoland experiencing more than 100% year-on year growth for the third consequtive year.

Lottoland’s CEO Nigel Birrell said, “This award is a fantastic testament to the hard work and creativity that has driven our business forward over the course of the past three years.

“It’s a huge honour that our achievements are being recognised by our industry peers. I couldn’t be more proud.”

Since launching in May 2013, Lottoland has grown to become one of the world’s largest online lottery operators. The Gibraltar-based business is active in 12 markets, has over 270 employees, more than 5 million customers worldwide and achived revenues of €300m in 2016.

Lottoland offers its players the opportunity to bet on the world’s biggest jackpots for the same prizes, including the jackpot. There is an extensive portfolio of draws available to bet on including EuroMillions, US MegaMillions, US PowerBall, Spain’s El Gordo and a host of other lotteries from across Europe, Australia and beyond.  Lottoland will also extend its offering to  include instant lottery and lottery messenger services in the near future. The company also offers B2B and B2G services.                             

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About Lottoland

Since launching in 2013, Lottoland has grown rapidly to become a world leader in the online lottery sector.  Innovation, coupled with the freedom to offer players a unique and enhanced lottery playing experience, has been key to the company’s success.

Lottoland boasts a range of exciting options that set it apart from the competition.  By using an insurance-backed business model, Lottoland can offer features such as DoubleJackpot, allowing players to double their jackpot winnings on any lottery.

Players are able to bet on the outcomes of the biggest lotteries from around the world, with mega jackpots available seven days a week. Major draws available with Lottoland include the EuroMillions, EuroJackpot and America’s PowerBall and MegaMillions lotteries.

The Gibraltar-based business is active in 12 markets, has over 275 employees, more than 5 million customers worldwide and achived revenues in the region of €300m in 2016. Lottoland is licensed and regulated by the Government of Gibraltar, the UK Gambling Commission, the Republic of Ireland National Excise License Office and the Northern Territory’s Racing Commission in Australia.

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