Tag Archives: VEIKKAUS
- Finland’s gaming monopoly’s sales fall on lottery disinterest
September 22, 2017
Finland’s newly consolidated gambling monopoly is blaming a paucity of major lottery jackpots for its falling sales. The new Veikkaus, which began life at the start of the year after the merger of Finland’s three previously separate state-owned gambling monopolies, reported sales of just over €2.1b in the first half...
- Kiron Interactive agrees Veikkaus deal
June 6, 2017
London, June 6th, 2017— Specialist virtuals provider Kiron Interactive has been selected as a virtual sports supplier to Finnish betting operator Veikkaus. The deal will see Kiron’s full 17 virtual sports games portfolio, including its exclusive winter themed sports, Hockey Shots and Speed Skating, made available to Veikkaus’ land-based and...
- Veikkaus-win2day go live with industry-first Playtech cross-border poker network
March 20, 2017
London: March 20th 2017 – Veikkaus and win2day have this week gone live with the industry’s first cross-border poker network powered by Playtech. In an industry-first, the respective Finnish and Austrian gaming brands have joined forces to launch a joint poker network using liquidity from both player bases. This has...
- Playtech agrees FRV Finland contract
December 21, 2016
Deal with merged entity formed of Veikkaus, RAY and Fintoto significant step in growing key regulated market. London: December 2016 – Playtech, the world’s leading gaming content and software, systems and services supplier, and Veikkaus, the lead brand behind the country’s enlarged FRV Finland group made up of the recently...
- Finland merging three gaming monopolies into single state-owned entity
October 5, 2015
Finland is merging its three gaming monopolies into a single organization, while other betting firms are offering prop bets on who will lead the new mega-monopoly. Finland’s government Committee on Economic Policy recently announced that the country's existing three domestic gaming monopolies – Fintoto (horseracing), RAY (slots) and Veikkaus (lotteries...
- Veikkaus earns 40% of 2014 sales online; Cherry buys Finnish affiliate domains
August 3, 2015
Finland’s state-owned gambling operator Veikkaus reported generating over 40% of 2014’s annual turnover via its digital channels. Veikkaus, which holds a monopoly on lottery sales in Finland, generated total sales of €1.95b in 2014, up 5.4% from 2013’s total. Profit rose 3% to €520.4m but the operator warned that slowing...
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Finland’s gaming monopoly’s sales fall on lottery disinterest
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