Tag Archives: Loto Quebec
- Loto-Quebec’s online gambling growth depends on site-blocking
October 2, 2017
Quebec’s provincial gambling monopoly hopes to double its online gambling revenue over the next three years by blocking local punters' access to internationally licensed online competitors. Last week saw the provincially-operated Loto-Quebec release its annual report, which included the company’s desire to see its online gambling revenue grow from its...
- Quebec’s online gambling site continues to lag west coast rival
September 1, 2017
Quebec’s provincial gambling monopoly is enjoying double-digit gains in online gambling revenue but still can't keep pace with its west coast provincial rival. Earlier this month, Loto-Quebec released its report on its performance in the 12 months ending March 31, during which revenue rose 2.1% to C$3.6b (US $2.9b) while...
- Loto-Quebec using virtual reality to prep prize winners for fallout
August 30, 2017
Quebec’s provincial gambling monopoly is using virtual reality to prepare lottery jackpot winners for the ensuing chaos that traditionally follows such windfalls. On Wednesday, Loto-Quebec announced that it had teamed up with anti-discrimination and bullying group Fondation Jasmin Roy to employ virtual reality technology “to sensitize lottery winners and give...
- IWG launches industry first physical title
June 20, 2017
Tuesday 20th June, 2017 – IWG – a world leader in supplying online, instant win games – has developed its first ever physical instant win game, with Canadian Lottery Loto-Québec the first to market the new product. The new physical game is based on the supplier’s hugely popular title Cash Buster,...
- Loto-Quebec’s profits flat despite online gambling surge
June 19, 2017
Quebec’s provincial gaming monopoly reported flat profits in its most recent fiscal year despite a nearly 30% boost in its online gambling revenue. Loto Quebec issued its latest annual report on Friday, detailing the Canadian province’s government-run gambling performance over the 12 months ending March 31, 2017. Total revenue over...
- Trump impeachment props prove too “sensitive” for Loto-Quebec
June 2, 2017
Quebec’s provincial online gambling site has stopped offering wagers on whether US President Donald Trump will be impeached because the issue is too "sensitive" for the provincial government. On Wednesday, Loto-Quebec’s Mise-o-jeu online sports betting platform began eagerly promoting its new political proposition wager on whether President Petites Mains would...
Philippines can overtake Singapore, but with higher risk
March 21, 2017
BC gov’t accused of burying casino money laundering report
September 22, 2017